Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
5-5 Jumping Geometry
To solve the riddle, use proportions to find the missing dimensions below.
Fill in the riddle with the letters which are matched to each answer.
1.
E
2.
A
40 in.
4 in.
7 in.
?
?
4 in.

Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
Clean Solutions!
Find the solution for each equation below. Write the letter of
each variable on the line above the correct answer at the
bottom of the page to solve the riddle.
1. y - 35 = 17
2. h - 40 = 26
3. a
+
16
= 43
= e

Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
12-6 Back It Up!
What do you have when a row of rabbits steps backwards?
To find the answer, find each product in Column 1 and match it
to the correct expression in Column 2. Then, write the letter
above

Name
Date
LESSON
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
12-1 Sun, Sand, and Snakes!
Solve each equation. Then use the letters of the variables
to answer the riddle.
1. s 21 28
s
2. 4n 7 17
n
3. 6a 4 10
a
-6
i
3
4. 10 6
i
5. 7t 8 27
t
c
6. 8 25 20
c
7. 9e

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LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
11-3 Getting a New CD!
Youve just earned some extra money and you want to buy a
new CD, so you need to get to the music store. Start by solving
the e

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Name
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
LESSON
7-8 Chitter-Chatter!
Some people talk all the time, while others never say a word.
Have you ever wondered which animal talks the most? You are
about t

Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
7-4 Climb the Ladder of Success!
Decide whether the pairs of ratios form a proportion. Circle the
letter above your answer. Use the letters to solve the riddle.
7
14
! ! !
1. !
14
28
6
2
!
2. !9! ! !
27
6

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Name
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
LESSON
6-4 Hi and Dry!
Decide whether or not each equation is correct. Circle the
letters above your answers. Then solve the riddle.
1. 7% of 200 = 21
6. 16%

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Name
Date
LESSON
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
4-1 Plane Thinking!
Plot the points in the coordinate plane below. Fill in the blanks
to form a sentence, then connect the points to make a picture
tha

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
3-3 Turning of the Times!
Multiply the decimals to solve. Round your solution to the
nearest integer. Then answer the riddle.
S
3
9 0.36
5
O 8 0.6
29

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
2-9 Are You in the Dark?
Fill in the boxes in the grids to show equivalent fractions. Then
use the Answer Key to answer the riddle.
3
4
6
8
9
12
=
=
1

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
2-5 Numbers r Us
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
W
E
N
T
Y
8
9
E
10
Solve the equations. Check your work.
Write the number words of the solution in the puzzle.
Across
1.

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
2-2 Double Time
How many hours did the worlds longest doubles table tennis
match last?
To find the answer:
1. Use a ruler to match each expression with

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
2-2 Chill Out!
Add each pair of integers. Write the letter on the line above the
correct answer at the bottom of the page to solve this riddle:
Why d

Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
2-1 Lets Be Rational!
Circle words from the list in the word search. Then find a word
that answers the riddle. Circle it and write it on the line.
rational
prime
H
M
O
Q
O
B
N
D
X
P
O
I
P
W
T
Y
J
E
W
L
eq

Name _ Date _ Class _
Puzzles, Twisters, & Teasers
LESSON
1-5
Make the Connection!
Draw a line to connect each equation to the property it represents.
1. 3 (8 5) = (3 8) 5
Identity Property
R
2. 1 15 = 15
Commutative Property
Y
3. 9(4 + 6) = 9(4) + 9(6)
A

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Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
1-3 Answer This!
What are the only land mammals that cannot jump?
To find the answer:
1. Use a ruler to match each number and its value.
(Each line yo

Name
LESSON
Date
Class
Puzzles, Twisters & Teasers
1-2 Riddle Me This
What did the cucumber say to the vinegar?
To find out, choose the correct algebraic
expression for each word phrase. Then find
the letter associated with each expression
you wrote to co