## Friday, September 11, 2015

### Mr. B's Brain-O Quiz #24

9/11/2015

Mr. B’s “BRAIN-O” Quiz
Guaranteed to unclog clogged up brains!
NAME:__________________ DATE:____________ PERIOD:_______
Directions: Carefully read and answer the following questions.  Print your answer clearly in the box next to each question.  Questions are worth one zillion nano bonus points each.  However, if you get all five correct, we will double the points for a total of ten zillion nano bonus points.
 1. A certain woman eats two soft-boiled eggs every morning for breakfast.  She doesn’t raise chickens; she doesn’t buy eggs, or trade for them, or steal them; no one gives them to her.  Where does she get the eggs? 2. The arrows below spell out a word in a simple code.  What is the word? ­  ®  ¬  ¯ 3. What mathematical symbol can you place between 1 and 2 to make a number that is greater than one but less than 2? 4. Use five 4's to make an expression equal to 55. 5. Bob used a calculator to solve a problem and found 22.5 was the answer to his problem.  But in the last step of the computation he mistakenly multiplied by 0.03 instead of dividing.  What answer would he have found if he had pushed the division button instead of the multiplication button?

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

- Thomas Edison

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