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What's the Word: Are you a Boggle whiz?
by Staff
Quick, how many words can you make out of a combination of the letters x, a, r and z? That may seem a little extreme, but making as many words as possible out of a jumble of letters is the basic goal of the game Boggle. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of this popular word game.

Boggle has been around since the late 1800s.

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Parker Brothers is the maker of Boggle.

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The goal of Boggle is to find the word with the most letters.

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In the original version of Boggle, players look for words on a 6x6 grid of jumbled up letters.

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Boggle players have just 3 minutes to find as many words as possible.

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To score points, words must be at least three letters long.

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Only letters connecting to one another horizontally can be used to form words in Boggle.

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As players find words, they are supposed to shout them out.

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If two people find the same word, neither player gets points.

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Words with four letters are worth the same number of points as those with eight.

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All Boggle games last until someone earns 50 points.

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It only takes one person to play Boggle.

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Boggle is appropriate for ages 8 and up.

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Boggle now has digital versions available.

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Boggle Bash is an annual party for lovers of the game.

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Boggle Bash allows for multiplayer games.

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It's not always every man or woman for his- or herself when you're playing Boggle Bash.

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The Panic Flip feature of Boggle Bash changes the grid of letters for the final minute of a round.

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In the TV series "King of the Hill," Peggy is a champion Boggle player.

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Boggle is mentioned in the 2012 movie, "This Means War."

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