Questions: Sections 5-6
- About how long did the Mesozoic Era last?
- What has the Mesozoic Era been called?
- What were the most famous reptiles of all time?
- What was a mosasaur?
- Where does a marine animal live?
- What is a carnivore?
- What was the largest dinosaur that lived in North Dakota?
- What was the most common dinosaur that lived in North Dakota?
- What is an herbivore?
- Which dinosaur could eat up to 500 pounds of meat in one bite?
- What would happen if the teeth of Tyrannosaurus rex would break?
- Which ancient reptile looked something like a crocodile?
What do many scientists believe happened 65 million years ago?
What happened to the dinosaurs 65 million years ago?
Critical Thinking Questions
- Why would it have been safe for a small herbivore to live next to a large herbivore without getting eaten by it?
- Why didn’t anybody ever ride on a dinosaur?