|How to Say:||Apato-sau-rus|
|Name Meaning:||Deceptive Lizard|
|Size:||75 Feet Long|
|Weight:||44,000 lbs, the equivalent of 880 2nd Graders|
|How Old:||150 Million Years Ago in the Jurassic Period|
|Habitat:||Found in North America|
|Diet:||Herbivore, ate trees and leafs|
5 Quick Facts about the Apatosaurus
- The Apatosaurus is now considered the same dinosaur as the Brontosaurus.
- The Apatosaurus could travel up to 25 miles per day and run as fast as 20mph.
- The neck of the Apatosaurus is estimated to be over 40 feet long.
- It is estimated that the Apatosaurus would have gained over 11,000 lbs per year while growing from a kid to an adult.
- The tail of the Apatosaurus could be whipped so fast that it would sound like a cannon being fired.
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True or False: The Apatosaurus Dinosaur Family is one of the longest creatures to ever roam the earth.
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