TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of May 13, 2018

1.In the AL and the NL, "perfection" involves a complete lack of

2.Which does not belong?

3.GOP stands for_______ and is a term used in __________.

4.Two consecutive numbers, one prime and one not, add up to 75. What is the larger number?

5.GPS uses

6.They live in open woodlands, pastures, and marshy meadows and are often found near streams and ponds. They are sometimes collected as pets. They are omnivores, eating both in streams and on land. They are:

7.Which of the following uses a different figure of speech from the rest?

8.Which is largest?

9.The science lab floor measures 42 feet by 36 feet and has four 4 by 4 foot tables permanently anchored as "islands." To replace the flooring in the exposed areas, the school must buy tiles in boxes that cover 300 square feet. How many boxes must they buy?

10.The Liberty Bell is on display in: