TeachersFirst's Middle School Brain Twisters

Week of November 27, 2020

1.Early December brings the anniversary of a "day that will live in infamy" because (10 points)

2.Which month is likely to have the lowest average HIGH temperature in Capetown? (10 points)

3.Which would not affect the surface air temperature at a given location? (10 points)

4.Critics of past Congressional spending frown on these: (20 points)

5.Although viral videos come in many different forms, experts have identified several key components that make a video go viral. Which of these is not one of these identified components? (5 points)

6.Which would have the least effect on a motorboat's ability to accelerate? (5 points)

7.This founder of one of the world's largest technology companies earned a perfect score of 1600 on his SAT's. (5 points)

8.Which word is not the same part of speech as the others? (5 points)

9.Which is different from the others when you change its form to make it a noun? (10 points)

10.According to the CDC, which of these is the final step in the development of new vaccines? (20 points)