Extinction of Dinosaurs

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Edward Poole
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Extinction of the Dinosaurs Painting by, and courtesy of, Mark Hallett.
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Edmontosaurus Anncetens
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A Dinosaur Timeline Dominated the earth for over 165 million years Became extinct approximately 65 million years ago Exact reason is unknown Most common theory is asteroid hitting earth
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Characteristics As large as 100 feet long and 50 feet tall Walked on two legs or four legs Plant-eaters (herbivores) or meat-eaters (carnivores)
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Derivation of the Word Dinosaur Greek origin from deinos meaning terrifying and sauros meaning lizard Coined by Sir Richard Owen in 1842
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Bibliography
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Unformatted text preview: Information for the outline was obtained from the Web site, www.zoomdinosaurs.com http://images.google.com/imgres? imgurl=https://www.dmr.nd.gov/ndfossil/poster/hellcreek/images/fossils %2520136%2520copy.JPG&imgrefurl=https://www.dmr.nd.gov/ndfossil/po ster/hellcreek/Hellcreekp4.asp&h=896&w=1328&sz=233&hl=en&start=1&u m=1&tbnid=rPYvWdL0XAIMWM:&tbnh=101&tbnw=150&prev=/images %3Fq%3DDinosaur%2BPainting%26svnum%3D10%26um%3D1%26hl %3Den%26client%3Dfirefox-a%26rls%3Dorg.mozilla:en-US:official%26hs %3DMMV%26sa%3DG http://www.sandia.gov/media/images/jpg/painting.jpg...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course CS 1003 taught by Professor Ellis during the Spring '08 term at Oklahoma State.

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