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Type: Multiple-Choice
Category: Main Idea
Level: Grade 1
Standards: CCRA.R.8, RI.1.8
Author: szeiger
Created: 4 years ago

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Grade 1 Main Idea CCSS: CCRA.R.8, RI.1.8

Australia is a country. It is also a continent and an island. A lot of the country is desert, but it is not really hot. The country is surrounded by water, so it has a lot of beaches. It is called "The Land Down Under." That is because it is on the southern part of the globe. Much of the country is covered with plants. It is also home to many animals you will not find anywhere else in the world.

What reason does the author give to support why Australia is called "The Land Down Under"?
  1. A lot of the country is desert.
  2. The country is surrounded by water.
  3. It is on the southern part of the globe.
  4. It is also home to many animals you will not find anywhere else.
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