TeachersFirst's Elementary School Brain Twisters

Week of November 30, 2016

1.Turkeys are unlike most birds because:

2.Kip wants a new game for his game system. It costs $48. His weekly allowance is $15, but he spends $7 each week on bus fare. For how many weeks must he save to buy the game?

3.When someone is between a rock and a hard place, he...

4.Which song has purple mountains?

5.Which has the longest "year"?

6.Which state is matched with the wrong capital?

7.In what time period did the first Thanksgiving take place?

8.Which would not be part of a poem?

9.Mary is making stuffing for Thanksgiving. The recipe calls for 1/3 cup of bread cubes for each pound of turkey. If the turkey weighs 18 pounds, how many cups of bread will Mary need?

10.Which sentence is correct?