TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of April 16, 2017

1.In the 1920s, what did Prohibition outlaw?

2.Susan is the tallest girl on the basketball team. If she quits the team and no one else joins, the average height of the team members will:

3.Which would NOT be a likely term heard in the music room?

4.Which is written in first person?

5.When Renee's mom uses the expression "with a grain of salt," she is

6.If you need 37 boards to build a tree house and you have 23 boards, you have:

7.The number of keys on a piano divided by the number of vertices in a rhombus is:

8.The term "carbon footprint" has to do with

9.This troubled painter is famous for irises, a picture of a night sky, and swirling pictures of cypress trees.

10.Where would you find brackish water?