AcronymsTrivia brain teasers have some element of trivia in them, but they are not just pure trivia questions.
Mnemonic devices help people to remember the order of something by using the first letter of each name in the set to make other words in a catchier phrase or another word that is easier to remember. For example: ROY G. BIV stands for Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, and Violet. These are the order of colors in the rainbow, or light spectrum.
Try to figure these two out!
1. My very excellent mother just served us nine pizzas.
2. Please excuse my dear Aunt Sally.
HintUse the first letter of each word.
Answer1. The planets
-Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto-
2. Order of Operations
- Parentheses, exponents, multiplication/division, addition/subtraction-
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