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GAME1111 (Tuesday section) – Quiz – Week 2

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Cosmic Wimpout

According to the rules, what does “wimping out” mean?

How many points do you need on the scoreboard before you can choose to end your turn?

One of the dice is a different color than the others. What else is different about it?

When you roll three of the same number or symbol, what happens next?

What do most of the dice contain on their faces?

Can’t Stop

How many dice do you roll at a time?

What happens when a player cannot use any of the dice they just rolled?

On the game board, which of these columns has the shortest length?

How many columns must a player complete in order to win the game?

What happens after a player completes a column, and claims it as their own?