Games Of The 1920's & 1930's Trivia

17 Questions | Total Attempts: 216

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Games Of The 1920

A fun and interesting quiz on Games Of The 1920's & 1930's


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What popular 1930's game was originally called "Star-Halma"?
    • A. 

      Chinese Checkers

    • B. 

      Backgammon

    • C. 

      Mahjong

    • D. 

      Stud Poker

  • 2. 
    In the 1920's, what game showed up on the backs of menus in Pennsylvania Railroad dining cars?
    • A. 

      Word Search

    • B. 

      Tic-Tac-Toe

    • C. 

      Scrambled Letters

    • D. 

      Crossword Puzzle

  • 3. 
    What was the name of Milton Bradley's less-successful copy of "Monopoly"?
    • A. 

      Big Bucks

    • B. 

      Millionaire

    • C. 

      Easy Money

    • D. 

      Easy Street

  • 4. 
    Which of these is a very popular horseracing board game introduced in the 1920's?
    • A. 

      Gramogames

    • B. 

      Tiddlychase

    • C. 

      Totopoly

    • D. 

      Escalado

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the game introduced in the 1930's that made the classroom into a game?
    • A. 

      Go To The Head Of The Class

    • B. 

      Dunce

    • C. 

      Teacher's Pet

    • D. 

      Class Clown

  • 6. 
    What question and answer game, featuring different levels of questions, was first issued in 1938?
    • A. 

      Rook

    • B. 

      Scrabble

    • C. 

      Go To The Head Of The Class

    • D. 

      Boggle

  • 7. 
    Who first imported Mahjong into the United States?
    • A. 

      Joseph P. Babcock

    • B. 

      Fred Fletcher

    • C. 

      Milton Bradley

    • D. 

      William Parker

  • 8. 
    What game spurred the sale of silk kimonos in the 1920's?
    • A. 

      Bridge

    • B. 

      Mahjong

    • C. 

      Go

    • D. 

      Canasta

  • 9. 
    What game was popular in the 1920's, similar to "Gin Rummy" but played with tiles instead of cards?
    • A. 

      The Game Of Halma

    • B. 

      Miraculum

    • C. 

      Mahjong

    • D. 

      Dominos

  • 10. 
    Which Chinese game introduced to the U.S. in 1922 quickly caught on, especially with women?
    • A. 

      Fang Bao

    • B. 

      Mahjong

    • C. 

      Backgammon

    • D. 

      Go

  • 11. 
    What game, played with a small ball, was extremely popular with celebrities in the 1930's?
    • A. 

      Pool

    • B. 

      Billiards

    • C. 

      Miniature Golf

    • D. 

      Baseball

  • 12. 
    Which board game did not include the now well-known die-cast playing pieces until 1937?
    • A. 

      Sorry!

    • B. 

      The Game Of Life

    • C. 

      Clue

    • D. 

      Monopoly

  • 13. 
    What outdoors 1920's children's game using round pieces and a pole was produced by Parker Brothers?
    • A. 

      Bolo Toss

    • B. 

      Horseshoes

    • C. 

      Ring Toss

    • D. 

      Bean Bag Toss

  • 14. 
    Which publisher released the first compilation book of crossword puzzles in 1924?
    • A. 

      Lexicus Press

    • B. 

      Black Penny Press

    • C. 

      Simon And Schuster

    • D. 

      Scholastic Books

  • 15. 
    Which of these games played in the 1930's was similar to baseball but played in the street?
    • A. 

      Batball

    • B. 

      Stickball

    • C. 

      Streetball

    • D. 

      Cityball

  • 16. 
    What was a popular outdoor game in the 1930's, played by throwing a ball up a stoop or staircase?
    • A. 

      Kickball

    • B. 

      Stickball

    • C. 

      Johnny On A Pony

    • D. 

      Stoop Ball

  • 17. 
    What 1904 game was the inspiration for the popular 1930's game "Monopoly"?
    • A. 

      The Business Game

    • B. 

      The Money Game

    • C. 

      The Landlord Game

    • D. 

      Banks And Bankers

Back to Top Back to top