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Petrified Forest

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At Arizona's Petrified Forest National Park, there is a forest of trees that are so old, they've been turned to stone. Not only do visitors get to enjoy Arizona's colorful desert, they can wander around that strange “forest." The petrifying process happened over millions of years, and the forest dates back to the time of the dinosaurs.

  1. 1. Who was alive when this forest was around?
    1. a. Dinosaurs
    2. b. Fish
    3. c. People
  2. 2. Where is the Petrified Forest?
    1. a. Nevada
    2. b. California
    3. c. Arizona
  3. 3. What have the trees in the Petrified Forest turned into?
    1. a. Fossils
    2. b. Sand
    3. c. Stone