TeachersFirst's Elementary School Brain Twisters

Week of April 16, 2018

1.There is lots of talk about "going green." One example might be:

2.A rotary pizza cutter could be classified as which two simple machines?

3.Springfield is the capital of:

4.Which continents touch the Tropic of Capricorn?

5.It's a king or a butterfly.

6.Which pair of words fits in this sentence? "____ he nor _______ was able to speak."

7.Peter, Lauren, and Julia want to take the subway to the ball game. The fare is $1.50, but Lauren doesn't have any money. How much must Peter and Julia each pay to get all 3 people to the game?

8.Which is the longest distance?

9.Which land form is common in Nebraska?

10.Using the 24-hour clock used by the military and some European countries, what time is 1530 hours?