6th Grade

Math

Science

Minnesota, eh?

More Math

100

How many chambers are in the human heart?

4

100

What is the smallest prime number?

2

100

What are birds doing when they fly to warmer climates during winter months?

Migrating.

100

Minnesota hosts the largest state fair in the US as measured by average daily attendance, and it also features the tag-line "The Great Minnesota Get-Together." Located near, but not in the Twin Cities, you'l instead find the fairgrounds in what city?

Falcon Heights

100

Aimee had 17 bubble gums, and Oscar gave her 13 more; she then gave half of the bubble gums to Jenny. How many does she have left?

15.

200

If a letter isn't a vowel, what is it?

A consonant.

200

What is 56 + 87?

143.

200

What are the 3 states of matter?

Gas, liquid, and solid.

200

According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, 36% of Minnesotans fish. This ranks second highest of any state; what is the one state higher?

Alaska

200

What is the place value of the number 3 in the following: 4,398?

Hundred.

300

Which city is called the Windy City?

Chicago.

300

9 is the square root of what number?

81

300

How many muscles are in the human body?

640.

300

The winners of the 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2017 WNBA Championships claim Minnesota as their home. What is the mascot for this basketball team?

Lynx

300

What is the bottom number of a fraction called?

A denominator.

400

What did Alexander Graham Bell invent?

The telephone.

400

What is a third of 60?

20

400

The magnitude of an earthquake is measured by what?

The Richter scale.

400

Many named places throughout the state of Minnesota have “Minne” as part of the name: Minnehaha, Minnetonka, Minnetrista, and more. This word “Minne” derives from a word in the Dakota language meaning what?

Water

400

Jayden has 918 toy cars. He wants to split these into boxes of cars, with 9 cars per box. How many boxes is Jayden able to complete?

102.

500

Which is the smallest ocean?

The Arctic Ocean.

500

What is the simplest form of 16/24?

2/3

500

When pushing something, what are you applying?

Force.

500

Known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes," but only one can take the prize as the largest lake within Minnesota's borders. Which lake is it?

Red Lake

500

What is the perimeter of a circle called?

Circumference.