How to Tell if Dominoes Are Ivory?

Answer According to, dominoes were invented in China in the 1000s by Keung Tai Kung. As explorers, like Marco Polo, visited the East, they brought back many inventions and customs found there. A... Read More »

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How to Tell Ivory from Bone?

Are you wondering what that old looking object is made from? Is it bone? Is it ivory? Is it plastic? Here are some very basic tips to help you decide. For more advanced tips, please see the links i... Read More »

How to Draw Dominoes?

Dominoes can be fun both to play and experiment with. Follow these steps to draw a line of falling dominoes.

Dominoes Instructions?

Think of the standard domino as a flat, one-sided dice. On its "game" side, the domino is split into halves. The halves will show anything from a blank space to six dots. The basic goal is to match... Read More »

How many dominoes are in a set?

A standard set of dominoes consists of 28 tiles. There are seven doubles tiles and 21 single tiles. This is a double-six set and includes blanks (dominoes with no pips). There are also double-nine,... Read More »