TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of January 13, 2017

1.Which pair is not correct? (10 points)

2.Which story element comes last? (5 points)

3.Which does not contain an error? (5 points)

4.Why are there power outlets at parking spaces in colder cities such as Calgary? (20 points)

5.Who is known for inventing cubism? (10 points)

6.Which musical time signature can also be represented by a letter of the alphabet? (5 points)

7.This haunting American poet and writer lived in the same city where another man penned a famous anthem concerning fiery projectiles and their ruby-colored light emissions: (20 points)

8.During this period of cultural re-awakening, painters and sculptors in Europe created hundreds of new works of art. (10 points)

9.Around the end of January each year, the U.S. Chief Executive does this: (10 points)

10.Ebony is to ivory as bored is to: (5 points)