Dinosaurs Quiz

You've had 65 million years to prepare for a quiz about dinosaurs.

Quiz

You've had 65 million years to prepare for a quiz about dinosaurs.

1. What is the largest animal that has ever lived?

  • Supersaurus
  • Blue whale
  • Wooly mammoth

2. When did dinosaurs go extinct?

  • 15,000 years ago
  • 65 million years ago
  • 1 billion years ago

3. Which of these is not a dinosaur?

  • Apatosaurus
  • Pterodactyl
  • Megalosaurus

4. Which dinosaur family was the smartest?

  • Dromaeosaurids
  • Oviraptors
  • Tyrannosaurids

5. Who first coined the term dinosauria?

  • Joseph Leidy
  • Charles Darwin
  • Sir Richard Owen

6. What caused the extinction of the dinosaurs?

  • A virus
  • Man
  • An asteroid hitting the earth

7. During what period did Tyrannosaurus rex live?

  • Cretaceous
  • Triassic
  • Jurassic

8. Which one of these dinosaurs was most like a rhinoceros?

  • Saltopus
  • Stegosaurus
  • Triceratops

9. What was the largest dinosaur?

  • Sauropods
  • Tyrannosaurs
  • Troodons

10. What color were dinosaurs?

  • Grey
  • Brown
  • Unknown

Your Results:

1. What is the largest animal that has ever lived?
Blue whale

2. When did dinosaurs go extinct?
65 million years ago

3. Which of these is not a dinosaur?
Pterodactyl

4. Which dinosaur family was the smartest?
Dromaeosaurids

5. Who first coined the term dinosauria?
Sir Richard Owen

6. What caused the extinction of the dinosaurs?
An asteroid hitting the earth

7. During what period did Tyrannosaurus rex live?
Cretaceous

8. Which one of these dinosaurs was most like a rhinoceros?
Triceratops

9. What was the largest dinosaur?
Sauropods

10. What color were dinosaurs?
Unknown

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