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Monopoly

  1. 2. <ul><li>First called the Landlord’s Game (1904) </li></ul><ul><li>Created by Lizzie Magie </li></ul><ul><li>Taught people reality and tax systems </li></ul><ul><li>People wanted more competition </li></ul><ul><li>People started customizing their own versions </li></ul><ul><li>More History </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Born in 1889 </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in Germantown, Pennsylvania </li></ul><ul><li>Unemployed throughout the depression </li></ul><ul><li>Dreamed of financial success </li></ul><ul><li>Created Parker Brothers version of monopoly </li></ul><ul><li>Inventor of the week </li></ul>
  3. 5. <ul><li>Lay board down, set up cards </li></ul><ul><li>Choose favorite token </li></ul><ul><li>Select a Banker </li></ul><ul><li>Distribute starting money to each player </li></ul><ul><li>Roll dice, move number of spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Buy properties if you choose to </li></ul>
  4. 6. <ul><li>Pay rent on others property </li></ul><ul><li>Roll again if you roll doubles </li></ul><ul><li>Doubles three times… go to jail </li></ul><ul><li>$200 every time you pass go! </li></ul><ul><li>To Win: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Have the most money and assets </li></ul></ul>
  5. 8. <ul><li>Wanted to portray financial success </li></ul><ul><li>Fun, cheap game during the depression </li></ul>
  6. 9. <ul><li>History: first called the Landlord’s Game </li></ul><ul><li>Latest version created by Charles Darrow </li></ul><ul><li>Cheap entertainment during the depression </li></ul><ul><li>Parker Brothers bought it from Darrow </li></ul><ul><li>Obtain most money/assets to win </li></ul><ul><li>Portrayed financial success </li></ul>

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