Games questions This is a list of recently added questions about games. Play games quiz and see all the questions. Held a match. It ended with the result 10 - 1. This was a match: Basketball. In American Football can't get single point. In Bech Volleyball and Table Tennis play to definite amount of points. (21 & 11)Created by: lukasz Polandvery hard 20% BasketballBasketball5Beach VolleyballBeach Volleyball4Table TennisTable Tennis4American FootballAmerican Football11curiosities riddles » What is the sum of all the numbers on the roulette wheel?666. This fact contributed to the naming of the game as Satan one, since 666 it is called the number of the beast by the Book of Revelation.Created by: smyruhard 51% 60060063366666641197837831890100010001334numbers riddles » Where did chess originate from?India. Chess is believed to have originated in India. The game was reported in 6th century as a gift of Indian raja to Persian shah Khosrau I Anushiruwān. Original Indian chaturanga was a base of local chatrang, and after Arab conquest of Persian empire it was brought by them to Europe, where it evolved into current form.Created by: smyruvery hard 35% ChinaChina1851IndiaIndia1848JapanJapan519MongoliaMongolia989chess riddles » Which piece may a chess player use for his initial move?Pawn or knight. At the initial position, only pawns have open space to move. The knight is the only piece that can leap over other pieces, including pawns in the initial position.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% anyany674pawn onlypawn only2063pawn or knightpawn or knight4601queen or kingqueen or king171chess riddles » What happens if a chess player wants to promote his pawn to a queen (after reaching the eighth rank), but his queen is still on the chessboard?He may use any item as the extra queen. Since the queen is the most powerful piece, the vast majority of promotions in practical play are to a queen. If the queen is not available, the official rules are that the player should stop the game clock and summon the arbiter for the correct piece. In casual play, an upside-down rook may be used to designate a queen. Some finer sets do include an extra queen of each color.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% he must choose another piecehe must choose another piece1785he must wait until the queen is availablehe must wait until the queen is available1464he wins the gamehe wins the game788he may use any item as the extra queenhe may use any item as the extra queen2819chess riddles » How many pawns are there on a chessboard at the start of a chess game?16. There are 8 white and 8 black pawns.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% 88125316163806323219506464229chess riddles » Who invented basketball?A Canadian. The basketball game was created in 1891 by James Naismith, a physical education professor at the Springfield College. His aim was to keep his gym class active on a rainy day. He wrote the basic rules and nailed a peach basket onto a 10-foot (3.05 m) elevated track (see original photo). Basketball was originally played with a soccer ball.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% a Canadiana Canadian10209EnglishmenEnglishmen1929SpaniardsSpaniards1819LithuaniansLithuanians2068sport of North America riddles » What does 'checkmate' literally mean?King is helpless. The term is an alteration of the Persian phrase "Shāh Māt". It is a common misconception that it means "the King is dead", as chess reached Europe via the Islamic world, and Arabic māta means "died".Created by: Kasiahard 52% the last movethe last move835game overgame over4073king is helplessking is helpless6011there is no meaningthere is no meaning518languages riddles » What was the tarot deck used for during the Middle Ages?Entertainment games. Tarot deck was used from the 15th century in various parts of Europe to play a group of entertainment card games. It was adopted by mystics and occultists much later, at the end of the 18th century.Created by: Kasiahard 48% spellcastingspellcasting995future tellingfuture telling3006solitairesolitaire656entertainment gamesentertainment games4344culture riddles » What is the sum of the opposite sides of a dice?7. It's 1+6, 2+5 and 3+4Created by: Kasiaaverage 60% 5524916643547712474881330mathematics riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.