In the game of bingo, the players make a choice the printed cards, with some random numbers patterns on them. The other person, in universal called the master of the house, draws numbers at random and he or she calls them out.
The foremost person along with the players, to obtain a predefined arrangement of numbers on his cards, calls out ‘bingo’, to inform others about the end of game and is the winner. You can play Bingo in two different ways: – Straight Bingo and Point Bingo. Both the games contain a set of printed cards with differently arranged numbers, a checking card or table and number pieces or cards for numbers 1 to 90 or 1 to 75.
The world earliest noticed the bingo game in the year of 1530, in Italy. It started there as, the Italian Countrywide Lottery by the name ‘Lo Giuoco del Lotto d’Italia’ after Italy was integrated in that year. In the late 18th century, the French played it with a deck of Playing cards, by arranging them in piles, of three parallel and nine perpendicular rows. Later, it came to they used it as a teaching tool for the children, for teaching them multiplication tables, spellings and other educational topics. The present form of Bingo comes directly from its Italian ancestor. The word Bingo is derived from ‘Beano’ another variant of Bingo, which Americans played in the US, in early 16th century. Beano got its name from Beans, which they used to play a similar game.
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