Brain Exercises – May 3

Cold Case Puzzles

Unscramble each word or phrase to reveal a word or phrase having to do with cold cases:

  1. Mere Scenic
  2. Loved sun
  3. Cup sets
  4. Even iced
  5. Teed civet
  6. Face Stork
  7. Say snail
  8. Brief
  9. No tabloids
  10. Tin pile

National Geographic Trivia

  1. The sun’s surface is about _________ degrees F.
  2. Solar Storms occur about once every _____ days.  Most are minor, but some are ______ million times more powerful than a volcanic eruption on earth. 
  3. Ceres, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake, and Eris are the names of 5 _______ Planets.
  4. _______ is the planet closest to the sun and ________is the furthest.
  5. Astronauts can grow ______ taller while in space.
  6. The International Space Station circles Earth every ________ minutes. 
  7. Astronauts say the moon smells like _____   _________.
  8. The largest planet is ________ with an equatorial diameter of 88,840 miles.
  9. ________ and ________ have no moons. 
  10. _________ is the fastest spinning planet in our solar system. 

Answers Cold Case Puzzles

1. Crime scene

2. Unsolved

3. Suspect

4. Evidence

5. Detective

6. Task Force 

7. Analysis

8. Fiber

9. Bloodstain

10. Tipline

National Geographic Trivia

1. 10,000

2. 2,10

3. dwarf

4. Mercury, Neptune