Paleobiology Day 3
Species names given to animals living or extinct:
First (Genus) Second (Species).
Sedimentary Rocks: Archives of Earth History
Fossils are discovered in sedimentary rocks. Extremely rare to find fossils in
Iguanodon members of the ornithischians.
A. The Ornithopods (one group of ornithischian dinosaurs)
-Based on the division of dinosaurs into two groups: saurischian and ornithischian.
Where did ornithischian di
Large dinosaurs would have been warm and homeothermic because of their size.
Slight increase in metabolic rate would allow them to maintain temperature above
If big dinosaurs had high metabolic rates,
Global Masterpieces 10/6/15
* Midterm exam next class October 8th, 2015*
o Machu Picchu
Peru, South America
Surrounded by the Andes mountains
Where/how was it built.
When did it experience its heyday
o Angkor Wat: Cult of the God-king
Global Masterpieces 10/20/15
Netherlands West of Germany, North of Belgium. Small country. Capital Amsterdam.
The Rijksmuseum [rick-museum]
Rembrandt known as the Dutch Protestant
The Slaughtered Ox
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp
Peter Paul Rub
Neosauropods went through stages of development.
o Cetiosaurs were an early group of small sauropods
o Shunosaurus (Early to Middle Jurassic)
Had slender skulls
Peg-like teeth (only at the very fro
Most reptiles conceal their sexual organs until they are needed.
Concealed in an arrangement called the cloaca.
Nesting behavior many dinosaurs (ceratopsians, ornithopods, and theropods) would
construct nests to lay their eg
Global Masterpieces 12/8/15
Match artist with the painting Create your own! (25-30 of these).
Question regarding how society can attract more women into the field of visual arts.
Bullet ten most significant ways that technology has impacted th
Exam will cover:
Origins of dinosaurs
Theropod dinosaurs and sauropod dinosaurs
Pterosaurs and marine reptiles.
Extremely long neck (accurate to speculate that they held their necks upright).
Global Masterpieces 10/1/15
(313 1300 AD)
1. The church was a galvanizing force. (Roman Catholic)
2. France is the center of the Gothic.
3. Art work:
a. Did not allow nudity.
b. Severe, objective art work (similar to the Egyptians).
Maiasaura genus name with feminine ending, good mother lizard, named by John Horner.
Anatotitan (formerly Trachodon?), an iconic hadrosaurine.
Hadrosaurids, hadrosaurine (subfamily of hadrosaurids).
Global Masterpieces 11/12/15
20th Century Movement:
Popular Art (Pop Art) a movement that reached its heyday in the 60s and the 70s. It is the
replication of the mundane (the throw away) in American society.
Popularity and triviality are no longer terms o
Tetanurae clade that includes most theropod dinosaurs. (Carnosaurs and coelurosaurs.)
Megalosaurus carnosaur that was very similar to the allosaurs.
o Two claws on hands.
Key Characteristics of Theropod Dino
November 16th Next exam. (Plate tectonics, theropod dinosaurs, origin of dinosaurs.)
hollow tail lizard
A. Ornithomimids (bird mimic)
a. Small skulls, long arms/forearms/necks.
b. Typical ornithomimid struthiomimus.
Pachycephalosaurs thick headed reptiles
Thick bone on top of skull (dome-like thickening)
Short skull base, wide back of skull
Mostly smaller animals
Stegoceras (even smaller version of pachycephalosaur
Stalin On Art and Culture
From REVOLUTIONARY DEMOCRACY India
In 1946 Stalin met with Soviet intellectuals to discuss and analyze the trends developing in Soviet art, music,
literature and theatre - after the Second Wor
November 5, 1878 - February 15, 1939
Image from www.moikompas.ru
Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin was a well-known Russian and Soviet painter and writer. His artistic personality was
"universal." He was interested and successful
Politics & the Arts
Dr. Langdon and Dr. Exline
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Tuesday and Thursdays
A symphony orchestra: thrills us with the magnificent, majesty, beauty, and power of its sonic
sound as well as with its unlimited resources available for performance
Politics and the Arts Notes PII
In 1934 Stalin justified the reasoning behind the Five Year
Plan. Since they were always beaten. We have to catch up
with the West within 10 years and that was the reasoning
behind the plan. This was because they kept getti