Directions:
  Read each main idea below.
  Choose the correct supporting detail.
  Check your answer.
  Click on the X in the corner of the pop up box before going on to the next
     question.
Remember:
  
Supporting details help better understand the main idea. 
  
Supporting details answer the questions of who, what, when and where.
  
When writing a paragraph it is important to have details that support 
        (tell about) your main idea.

Snow Leopard

Main Idea:

Snow leopards live in the Himalayas.



 

Supporting Detail:
Snow leopards can live in extremely freezing temperatures.

Snow leopards have soft gray fur.

 
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Main Idea:

Snow leopards are superb jumpers and leapers.

 

Supporting Detail:
Snow leopards hunt alone.

Snow leopards can spring and pounce on prey that's up to 45 feet away.

 
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Main Idea:

Snow leopards' furry feet are of great help to them.
 

Supporting Detail:
Snow leopards' furry feet are like snow shoes.  The fur keeps their paws warm and dry.

Snow leopards have soft dark fur.

 

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Main Idea:

Snow leopards' young are born up to four at a time.

 

Supporting Detail:
The young are born in a warm den lined with mama leopard's fur.

Snow leopards don't roar.

 
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Main Idea:

Snow leopards hunt alone high in the mountains.

 

Supporting Detail:
Snow leopards have large paws and a yard-long furry tail.

Snow leopards eat wild mountain sheep, musk deer, small goats and tinier mammals during the warmer daytime hours.
 
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