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Dinosaur Division

Most of the dinosaurs that lived in Texas were very large and weighed tons! Use a little math to comprehend the weight of these dinosaurs by comparing them to something we are familiar with!

If one small car, such as a Volkswagen Beetle, weighs 2 tons how many cars would it take to weigh the same as:

Dinosaur Weight = Number of Cars?
Tyranasaurus Rex 7 tons _
Alamosaurus 30 tons _
Torosaurus 9 tons _

Extra Challenge!

Use the Learn About Texas Dinosaurs Activity Book media download(PDF 4 MB) and chart the sizes of more dinosaurs. Find the average size of small, medium and large Texas dinosaurs!

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