TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of March 5, 2021

1.Which of these is not an eco-friendly energy source for home heating? (10 points)

2.Which of these southeast Asian countries is made up of hundreds of islands? (5 points)

3.Which country has been neutral in all modern wars? (10 points)

4.Which sentence has the fewest errors? (10 points)

5.If a recipe calls for three parts oil to two parts vinegar, and you want to have enough to fill a two quart jar, about how much oil will you need? (10 points)

6.Which came last? (20 points)

7.The only American president to serve more than two four-year terms was: (20 points)

8.Which sentence in the following does not help define the setting? (5 points)

9.A golfer plays 18 holes of golf in 67 strokes. If par for each hole is 4 strokes, how many shots under par is he for the round of 18 holes? (5 points)

10.This is a major ingredient in fire extinguishers. (5 points)