Are you a budding paleontologist?
See how many of these answers you can get correct!
1.) Amber is a fossil. True False
2.) Ammonites are still in the ocean today. True False
3.) Camels used to roam North America True False
4.) Fossil birds are found in Indiana. True False
5.) Saber-tooth Cats lived with dinosaurs. True False
6.) The Jurassic Park movie Velociraptor was life size. True False
7.) China has more known dinosaur nests than any other country. True False
8.) The largest terrestrial egg belongs to the Elephant Bird. True False
9.) Megalodon was a dinosaur. True False
10.) Like birds, dinosaurs and marine reptiles ate rocks. True False
11.) Horses evolved in North America. True False
12.) Rhinos evolved in Africa. True False
13.) Tracks are not considered fossils. True False
14.) A T. rex skeleton fits in the Interpretive Center lobby. True False
Photograph from Dr. Jack Hankla’s “More than Dinosaurs” exhibit
at the Falls of the Ohio State Park Interpretive Center in 2004.
Created January 25, 2011, Updated July 26.