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Chinese Checkers

Read the story and answer the questions to test your comprehension.

Chinese checkers is played on a board that looks like a star. The point of the game is to get a fleet of marbles across the board. Despite its name, this game does not originate in China or anywhere in Asia. It was invented in America and marketed for the first time in Germany.

  1. 1. Where was this game invented?
    1. a. America
    2. b. Germany
    3. c. China
  2. 2. What do you play Chinese checkers with?
    1. a. Marbles
    2. b. Figurines
    3. c. Chess pieces
  3. 3. What does a Chinese checkers board look like?
    1. a. A flower
    2. b. A heart
    3. c. A star