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How well do you know these popular board games?
#1 What is the maximum number of points you can get in regular Yahtzee (no bonuses for multiple Yahtzees)?
1 word, 3 letters.
#2 This game, created in 1861, originally used a modified checkerboard/draughts board.
1 word, 4 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
#3 Everyone knows that the "original" Monopoly game is centered around Atlantic City, but what property has been misspelled since Charles Darrow's first version of the game?
2 words, 13 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
#4 Trivial Pursuit had quite a rocky start from that December day in 1979 when the idea was first conceived. When was it officially introduced?
#5 This game is usually classified as an abstract strategy game (ASG), as are chess and checkers. It differs from many ASGs, however, in that it begins with incomplete information: you can only see your side's position.
1 word, 8 letters.
#6 Featured in books, movies, and on the radio, this game's name means "to grope frantically".
1 word, 8 letters.
#7 Recovering from it herself, Candyland creator Eleanor Abbott wanted to make a game to entertain children who had this disease.
1 word, 5 letters.
#8 Created by independent game creators Richard Tait and Whit Alexander in 1998, this game gained popularity quickly with the help of several Hollywood stars.
1 word, 7 letters.
#9 This Pachisi (Parcheesi) variant uses only one die, but the spring mechanism covered with a hemisphere of plastic to roll the die has proven both loud and fun.
1 word, 7 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
#10 Despite the admitted connection between this game and Rube Goldberg's drawings, designer Marvin Glass refused to pay royalties or licensing fees to Mr. Goldberg.
2 words, 9 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
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