TeachersFirst's Elementary School Brain Twisters

Week of November 16, 2020

1.Which search terms are most likely to yield information on Ferdinand Magellan?

2.Which of these is at the top of this food chain?

3.What is the total number of syllables if you recite the names of the four corners states?

4.Whose most famous book includes a marsupial as a friend of the main character?

5.Which state has the highest population density?

6.If it is noon on Friday in New York, what time is it in Sydney, Australia?

7.How many times can Mario fill his 16 ounce thermos from a gallon of milk?

8.Jen is inviting 8 girls to her birthday party. She assumes that each person at the party will eat 3 slices of pizza. If each pizza has 8 slices, how many pizzas must Jen buy to be sure that everyone at the party has enough to eat?

9.What is the next number in the sequence: 117 106 94 81 67 ?

10.Which is greatest?