Monkey Facts and Words

Use the following words to fill in the blanks on the sentences.

          prehensile                            arboreal                       terrestrial

        troop                                   primates                       endangered


1.  A group of monkeys is called a ____________________.


2.  Monkeys that live in trees are ____________________.


3.  Some monkeys have _____________________ tails.  This means they can use their tails for grasping objects.


4.  Monkeys are part of a group of mammals called _____________.
Humans are part of this group too.


5.  Monkeys that live on the ground are called _________________.


6.  Many monkeys are __________________________ because they are losing their habitats.


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