TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of July 19, 2024

1.Mr. Schwartz's science class has 8 blondes, 7 brunettes, 3 redheads, 5 black-haired, 1 towhead, and 1 albino. What percentage of the class is brunette? (10 points)

2."This above all: to thine own self be true." This famous quote has two... (5 points)

3.A blue checkmark on this social media site verifies that an account of public interest is authentic. The site was founded by: (10 points)

4.Which of these is not an element? (5 points)

5.Which of the following sentences is grammatically incorrect? (5 points)

6.Which is not related to the others? (20 points)

7.Which of the following could not be used to hold a liquid? (10 points)

8.Scientists believe this very bright light could be a galaxy in its infant stage. (10 points)

9.A poster in Mr. Jones' art room depicts Grant Shuey's painting "American Gothic." One object that it prominent in the painting is a: (20 points)

10.Mrs. Van Zile bought three new packs of stickers for her classroom. She received $.83 change for her $5 bill. If two of the packs were $1.39 each, how much was the other pack? (5 points)