General Knowledge Trivia Quiz
Nine Men’s Morris
The ancient board game known variously as Morelles, Merry Peg and Mills, is now usually called Nine Men’s Morris. This name comes from:
Your answer — A) A London inn — was incorrect.
One of the oldest games in the world, Nine Men’s Morris is still played throughout Europe, and, in varying forms, is also known in China, Africa, and South America. The name comes from a supposed resemblance between the movements of each player’s nine stones and those of English Morris dancers.