Teddy Cal Simon

"Real Fact" 111
Only male turkeys gobble.

This is true. Only male turkeys (known as toms) gobble. Females (hens) make a clicking sound. Toms gobbling is a seasonal call during the spring and the fall. It can also attract hens when mating. They gobble when the hear a loud noise or when they go to sleep. To get this information we went to these sites:

wikianswers.com Copyright 2008 Accessed 2/28/08

www.ct.com. Copyright 2008 Accessed 2/28/08

www.mass.com Copyright 2003 Accessed 2/28/2008

baltimoremd.com Copyright 2008 Accessed 2/28/2008

First, you need to write a short paragraph stating whether this fact is true. Second, as we discussed, google.com is not a "web site" or a "source" — it's just a search engine. And wiki.answers.com has a disclaimer that they do not guarantee validity of the information found on their site. We also discussed how the two last sources might be more reliable. Please record your sources on the form given above. — RHF, 2/22/08

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