How many feathers does a mature turkey have?
Turkeys are birds with which most people are familiar because they are a common food, especially for certain holidays. Turkeys can be either wild or domestic; many are raised specifically as a food source.
Answer and Explanation:
A mature, or fully grown, turkey can have between 3,500 and 6,000 feathers.
The National Turkey Federation says they have about 3,500 feathers, but...
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from Life Science: Middle SchoolChapter 18 / Lesson 1