TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of January 21, 2022

1.George Washington Carver is best known for his:

2.In 1957, the federal government ordered desegregation of schools in this city:

3.Which of these sentences is correct?

4.This element is a major factor in global climate change

5.The human genome contains:

6.If your state has a 5% sales tax and your town has a 1% sales tax, what is the total cost of a pair of skis that costs $250, plus tax?

7.Your bag of candy pieces has nine banana, four cherry, twelve apple, six watermelon, and five lime. What is the chance that the first piece you pick out will be watermelon?

8.Which would yield the highest profit?

9.The law that protects artists' writers' and composers' work from being used without payment is called:

10.Which does not belong?