TeachersFirst's Elementary School Brain Twisters

Week of May 18, 2018

1.Which graph works best what portion of your whole allowance you spend in each of four different categories and what portion you save? (10 points)

2.Which title could NOT be fiction? (5 points)

3.This early summer fruit is unusual because its seeds are on the outside. (5 points)

4.A gallon of water weighs 8 pounds. What is the total weight of a two ton truck carrying 1,000 gallons of water? (10 points)

5.Your immune system is important because: (5 points)

6.Which of these state capitals is located furthest to the west? (20 points)

7.If someone is said to be "a chip off the old block," this means he (10 points)

8.Which shape do architects depend upon to make structures stable? (5 points)

9.You're learning about money in a strange country. Five boggles equal one biggle. Six biggles equal one frink. How many boggles are there in a frink? (20 points)

10.When explorer Sir Francis Drake returned to England from the new world, what was the new crop he was excited about? (10 points)