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Dominoes and their white playing pieces, called bones or tiles, are named after Venetian Carnival masks that are white with black dots. The first recorded game of dominoes, which involves a lot of mathematical reasoning, was played in 1120 AD in China. A popular Chinese variety of dominoes is Mah Jong.

  1. 1. When was dominoes played for the first time?
    1. a. 1103
    2. b. 1450
    3. c. 1120
  2. 2. What kind of masks are dominoes named for?
    1. a. Mardi Gras
    2. b. Venetian Carnival
    3. c. Spanish Carnivale
  3. 3. What are Dominoes pieces called?
    1. a. Bones
    2. b. Bricks
    3. c. Slats