T-Rex Facts

    • T. Rex is short for Tyrannosaurus Rex
    • Tyrannosaurus Rex comes from Greek and Latin words meaning ‘Tyrant Lizard King'
    • T. Rex lived during the Cretaceous Period 65 million years ago
    • If you live in the United States or Canada, guess what, T-Rex may have walked where you walk
    • T. Rex was up to 40 feet long and 20 feet tall and weighed up to 21,000 lbs
    • T. Rex was a carnivore (meat-eater) with a bite force of 8,000 pounds, 4x stronger than an American alligator
    • Scientists think T. Rex may have had hair, but are still working to discover what color T. Rex was 
    • T. Rex is one of the best known and most popular dinosaurs among kids and adults alike.