Smart Bird Quiz Answers

1. What is the name for a turkey chick?

  1. Poult.

2. Why does a wild tom gobble?

  1. To find a mate.
  2. To declare his breeding territory in the spring.

3. Why did turkeys disappear from Minnesota by the 1880s?

  1. Pioneers probably shot too many.
  2. Settlers cut downforests to clear fields for farming.
  3. Settlers cut down forests to get logs and firewood.

4. What is the difference between a domestic turkey and a wild turkey?

  1. Domestic turkeys are white. Wild ones are black with orange and gold.
  1. Unlike the wild bird, a domestic turkey cannot fly.
  2. Wild turkeys are smarter than domestic ones.