TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of May 17, 2018

1.Which is largest?

2.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:

3.GPS uses

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

5.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?

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

7.The Liberty Bell is on display in:

8.Which does not belong?

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

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