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DISCOVERING DINOSAURS

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
You are a Paleontologist. A Paleontologist is a person who studies everything about dinosaurs. Dinosaurs lived between 65 and 225 million years ago. The time period they lived in was called the Mesozoic Era and the Triassic Period. There were many different types of Dinosaurs. Some of them walked on the ground, while other used their wings to soar in the air. Dinosaurs lived all over the earth. Their fossils have been found in the United States, Africa, Asia, and Europe.
What do you prefer? Hamburger or Salad? Millions of years ago dinosaurs had to make that same decision. The ones who enjoyed meat like a hamburger were known as Carnivores. The ones that stuffed their faces with salads were known as Herbivores. Also, dinosaurs looked differently as well. Some were very big and strong, while others were small and fast. Dinosaurs looked differently depending on where they lived.

TOPIC QUESTIONS

The following 5 topic questions are very important to your assigment. When you research dinosaur information on the internet always remember that your main goal is to answer those 5 topic questions.

1-What are the physical characteristics of dinosaurs?

2-What types of environments did dinosaurs live in?

3-What types of food did dinosaurs eat?

4-When were dinosaurs alive?

5-When and why are dinosaurs extinct?

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