# The Product Game

```The Product Game
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The Product Game
You need
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The Product Game board
Markers for each player (different colors for each player)
Object of the Game: To get 4 squares in a row-veftically,
horizontally, or diagonally.
Play with a partner.
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To begin the game, Player I moves a marker to a number in the
factor list of numbers l-9 along the bottom of the board.
2.
Player 2 then moves the other marker to any number in the factor
list (including the number marked by Player I). The product ofthe
two marked numbers is determined, and Player 2 places his/her
marker on the product from the board.
3.
Player I moves either marker to another number, and places his/her
marker on the product from the board.
4.
Players take turns moving a marker, and each product is marked on
the game board. However, if a product is already occupied with a
marker, the player does not get the square for that turn.
5.
Play continues until one player wins,
or until all squares have been
marked.
PrimeTime: Factort ond Multples, Connected l'lathematics Proiect. G. Lappan, J. Fey, \/\r' Fjtzgerald, S. Friel
and E- Phlllips. Dale Seymour Publications (1996), pp. l7-25.
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