Genetic Fun!

How to play

Welcome to Genetic Fun!

Welcome to Genetic Fun. You will be racing your friends in just a few seconds. The goal is to get to the end of the course as fast as you can.

Objective

The purpose of the game is to have the most points at the end of the game

Contents

Genetic Fun! Game board, Deck of 40 playing cards (Genetics, Inherited or not Inherited, Phenotype, and Sexual or Asexual), 4 character pawns, 1 dye, notebook paper.

Game Setup

Each player should pick one pawn and place it at the START space. Also have each player take a piece of notebook paper and start with 0 points. Place each type of card (Genetics, Inherited or not Inherited, Phenotype, and Sexual or Asexual) at the destined corner on the Game-board.


Roll the dye to see which player goes first. Highest roll goes first. Play passes to the left. (Remember to keep track of your own score.)

Game Play

On your turn, take the dye and roll it and move the corresponding number of spaces. When your done, give the dye to the next player.

The Board

Pink Spaces

When a player land on a pink colored space, have the player pick up a Inherited or not Inherited card. Answer the question. If the player gets the answer right award 3 points; if the player gets the answer wrong take away 3 points. Note: all answers are located under the flap on the top of the card.

Green Spaces

When a player lands on a green colored space, have the player pick up a Genetics card. Answer the question. If the player gets the answer right award 5 points; if the player gets the answer wrong take away 5 points. Note: all answers are located under the flap on the top of the card.

Purple Spaces

When a player lands on a purple colored space, have the player pick up a Phenotype card. Answer the question. If the player gets the answer right award 4 points; if the player gets the answer wrong take away 4 points. Note: all answers are located under the flap on the top of the card.

Blue Spaces

When a player lands on a blue colored space, have the player pick up a Sexual or Asexual card. Answer the question. If the player gets the answer right award 2 points; if the player gets the answer wrong take away 2 points. Note: all answers are located under the flap on the top of the card.

Challenge Spaces

When a player lands on a gold colored space, have the player pick up a challenge card. Answer the question or do as the card says. If the player gets the answer right award 8 points; if the player gets the answer wrong take away 8 points. Note: all answers are located under the flap on the top of the card.

WINNING

At the end of the game count up all of the points each person got and whoever has the most points will win.