Did you know that Alexander Graham Bell refused to answer the telephone with "Hello"? He preferred the boating term "Ahoy" or "Ahoy There." It was Edison that stepped in to make sure that "Hello" was the proper greeting. Bell refused to accept this decision. This is a one-page article which includes the follow-up questions for easy copying for students.
Make sure you check out these other one-page literacy articles from Scorton Creek:
Who Stole Einstein's Brain?
Edison's Last Breath.
Raising the Titanic with Ping Pong Balls?