TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of October 13, 2017

1.Rhombus is to parallelogram as:

2.The gel-like substance contained in a cell is called:

3.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

4.Political candidates usually engage in all but which of these?

5.Whose accomplishments are most recent?

6."Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" is

7.Which pair is incorrectly matched?

8.Which sentence has an incorrect homophone?

9.What is the shortest distance between two points?

10.Which is the smallest number?