Student Blogging Challenge Week 7-Board games

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When: Monopoly existed as early as 1902

Where: Monopoly was invented by Elizabeth Magie in American

Why: Monopoly was invented to demonstrate the evils of land ownership


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When: Scrabble was invented in 1949

Where: Scrabble was invented by Alfred Mosher Butts in America

Why: Alfred Mosher Butts just decided he wanted to invent a board game and called it scrabble


When: Uno was invented in 1971

Where: Uno was invented by Merle Robbins in Reading, Ohio, United states

Why: Merle Robbins invented the game to resolve an argument with his son about the rules of Crazy Eight

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Week 6 blogging challenge – Food and Culture

I love Vegemite!

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In Australia some of the food we eat are: Meat pies, Vegemite, Sausages, steak, Lamingtons and Anzac biscuits.

The sports we play are: AFL (Australian Football League), Cricket and NRL (National Rugby League).

We have a day called Australia Day and a day called ANZAC day.