Turkey: Three strikes in a row. So, for example: if you get three strikes in a row (aka, a turkey) your first frame will be scored as 30 because 10 + 10 + 10 = 30.
Q: Why should a bowling alley be quiet? Once imported, Europeans came to call the guinea fowl the turkey-cock or turkey-hen, because the bird came from the Turks. A strike is a term used in bowling to indicate that all of the pins have been knocked down with the first ball roll of a frame. A: They both want a Turkey. The bowling balls made in the early part of the 1900s were made of … A strike is when you knock down all ten pins at your first attempt in a single frame.