Presentation on theme: "Meirba Asencio. What’s Mesozoic Mesozoic means “middle animals” in Greek It’s made up of three time periods that span from 65 mya- 250mya A time."— Presentation transcript:
What’s Mesozoic Mesozoic means “middle animals” in Greek It’s made up of three time periods that span from 65 mya- 250mya A time when the dinosaurs lived And when the continents made up a super continent, Pangea Mesozoic was the second choice for the name of this time era FUN FACT
TJC Triassic was the earliest part of the Mesozoic era. The Triassic was a dry dessert like period. Jurassic was the middle part. The Jurassic was a wet, hot and sticky. Cretaceous was the end of the Mesozoic era. The Cretaceous had volcanic activity as well as the seasons were beginning to develop.
What was it like in the Mesozoic? Not many other animals besides dinosaurs, some birds, and some reptiles Plant life was mostly conifer trees, pine trees, and some flowering plants Fun Fact The first dino to be named was Megalosaurus in 1824.
♫Dinosaurs Fun Fact There are 700 dino’s that have been id and named.
Shield Dino’s Ankylosaurus Stegosaurus Fun Fact Stegosaurus had brains the size of a walnut.
Bonehead Dino’s Lambeosaurus Pachycephalosaurus
Frill heads Dino’s Triceratops Chasmosaurus Fun Fact I was about twice the size of a rhino.
Duck bill Dino’s IguanodonEdmontosaurus
Long Neck Giant Dino’s Apatosaurusbrachiosaurus Fun Fact The heaviest dino was Brachiosaurus, 80 tons to be exact.
Meat Eaters Dino’s AllosaurusTyrannosaurus Fun Fact The fiercest dino was the Utahraptor
Raptors OviraptorVelociraptor Fun Fact Did you know Oviraptor means egg stealer.
Common Misconceptions Pterosaurs is NOT a dinosaurs Aquatic Reptiles were NOT dinosaurs