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This company has published all manner of famous games, including Monopoly, Risk and Sorry. How much do you know about Parker Brothers games?

In which country did Risk first appear?

  • France
  • United States
  • U.S.S.R.

How many pieces must you send to the home location on the board in order to win Aggravation?

  • one
  • two
  • four

In what year did Parker Brothers get into the Ouija board market?

  • 1966
  • 1913
  • 1888

From how many different games could you select on Merlin, an electronic handheld game?

  • three
  • six
  • nine

When was Merlin first sold?

  • 1971
  • 1978
  • 1988

How many pawns does each player start with in Sorry?

  • one
  • two
  • four

Which board game is based on an ancient cross and circle game?

  • Flinch
  • Hex
  • Sorry!

What was a reason that Parker Brothers first introduced Rook cards in 1906?

  • for religious reasons
  • for political reasons
  • to avoid public relations problems

The Landlord's Game eventually became which game?

  • Risk
  • Finance
  • Monopoly

Camelot resembles which game?

  • mahjong
  • chess
  • parcheesi

In how many countries is Scrabble sold?

  • about 120 countries
  • about 260 countries
  • about 40 countries

"It's Never the Same Game Twice!" was the slogan for which game?

  • Monopoly
  • Sorry!
  • Bonkers!

Monopoly was supposed to teach a lesson about what?

  • economics
  • budgeting
  • real estate

What do players have to do during a game of Pictionary?

  • draw
  • gesture
  • argue

On average, how long does it take to play a regular game of Monopoly to completion?

  • about four hours
  • about six hours
  • about eight hours

In which game does a character named "Mr. Boddy" appear?

  • Clue
  • Monopoly
  • Krypto

What was the original name of Camelot?

  • King's Quest
  • Chivalry
  • Knights and Maidens

In what year was Scrabble first published?

  • 1879
  • 1955
  • 1938

What's the goal of the Mystery Mansion board game?

  • to kill your opponents
  • to find treasure
  • to escape a ghost

A special edition of Monopoly was created to provide support for which group?

  • World War II prisoners
  • African refugees
  • Great Depression migrants

How long does an average LONG game of Risk take to complete?

  • 90 minutes
  • three hours
  • eight hours

What happens if someone successfully challenges a word that you play in Scrabble?"

  • You lose your turn.
  • You remove your word and forfeit a turn.
  • You scream in protest.

In which country was Clue developed?

  • England
  • United States
  • France

Older versions of Monopoly have how much total fake cash?

  • about $70,000
  • about $40,000
  • about $15,000

How many continents are there in the war game Risk?

  • seven
  • six
  • three

What is NOT a category in Pictionary?

  • Difficult
  • Animal
  • All Play

What happens if a players lands on an opponent's marble during a game of Aggravation?

  • The piece goes back to the player's home.
  • It is removed from the board.
  • You skip over that spot on the board.

Acronyms are allowed in Scrabble.

  • true
  • false

What do players try to do in Mastermind?

  • break a code
  • build an empire
  • win a war

What must a player do before opening a treasure chest in Mystery Mansion?

  • escape the killer
  • calculate an unlock code
  • take it outside the house