Tic-tac-toe is a paper-and-pencil game for two players, X and O, who take turns
marking the ... The first print reference to a game called "tick-tack-toe" occurred in
1884, but referred to...
Mar 5, 2014 ... Back in grade school whenever we played a game of Tic-Tac-Toe (X's and O's)
and the result was a tie, we would call it a "Cat's Game.
There doesn't seem to be any real consensus on why it's called a "Cat's Game",
but there are ... A tie in Tic Tac Toe is called a scratch, as in "cat's scratch".
I'm pretty sure that "Red Rover" is named for Red Rover clover. Red Rover came
from a red dog. OLD-4) Why is a tie in Tic-Tac-Toe called a Cat's Game?:
Nov 19, 2012 ... The saying of a tie game (a game with no winner) is called a cat's game when
playing tic-tac-toe. A cat trying to catch it's own tail never wins, ...
Oct 20, 2012 ... Why do we refer to a draw in tic-tac-toe as a cat's game? Throughout the history
of the game, cats have been associated with it. In some ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... As you learn the game, you win some and you lose some. ... Some people claim
a tie in tic-tac-toe is called a “cat" because “tac" spelled ...
A stalemate or draw in a game of tic-tac-toe, often signified by drawing a large
letter "C" across the game board.
Tic Tac Toe ties are called cats game because no matter how hard a cat tries to
win against its tale it never wins and yet has fun.Another reason I believe in is ...
If your opponent knows what they are doing, you can't win at Tic-Tac-Toe. The
game is a ... “New Game”. Verify that the result of each game is a tie (cat's game).