TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of October 13, 2017

1.Political candidates usually engage in all but which of these? (20 points)

2."Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" is (5 points)

3.The gel-like substance contained in a cell is called: (10 points)

4.Which pair is incorrectly matched? (10 points)

5.Which sentence has an incorrect homophone? (5 points)

6.Which is the smallest number? (20 points)

7.Whose accomplishments are most recent? (10 points)

8.Rhombus is to parallelogram as: (5 points)

9.What is the shortest distance between two points? (10 points)

10.Tom's average grade is 90. If he received the following grades in all his other subjects, what was his math grade? English-84; History-91; Science-89; Spanish-95 (5 points)