A Catalogue of unique Fizz Buzz variationsAll variations involve people taking turns counting up from 1, but replacing certain numbers with words. I'm currently omitting variations that have the same formula as another but slightly different words. I'll post more as I find them. 1832 The Little Girl's Own Book by Lydia Maria ChildEvery number with a 7 in it or multiple of 7 is replaced with "Buz!" original source 1852 The Book of Children's Games by Constance Wakeford LongEvery number with a 9 in it or multiple of 9 is replaced with "Fuzz" original source 1864 The Slang Dictionary by John Camden HottenEvery number with a 3 in it or multiple of 3 is replaced with "Snooks" and every number with a 5 in it or multiple of 5 is replaced with "Walker" original source 1867 The Home Book of Pleasure and Instruction by Mrs. R. ValentineEvery number with a 7 in it or multiple of 7 is replaced with "Buz" and every number with a 5 in it or multiple of 5 is replaced with "Fiz" original source 1885 The Home and School Supplement, Volumes 3-4Every multiple of 7 is replaced with "Buzz" and every multiple of 5 is replaced with "Fuzz" original source 1888 Fagots for the Fireside by Lucretia HaleEvery number with a 7 in it or multiple of 7 is replaced with "Buz" Every number with a 3 in it or multiple of 3 is replaced with "Quack" Every number with a 5 in it or multiple of 5 is replaced with "Fiz" Every multiple of 11 is replaced with "Cock-a-doodle-doo" original source 1918 Public School Methods - Volume 2 This one is confusing to me, but is based on 5's and 10's original source 1924 Games and Recreational Methods for Clubs, Camps and Scouts by Charles Frederick SmithFrom 1 to 60, every multiple of 5 is replaced with "Fizz" Repeat, adding every number with a 7 in it or multiple of 7 is replaced with "Buzz" original source 1936 I'se a Muggin, Pt. 2 (song) by Stuff SmithEvery number with a 7 in it or multiple of 7 is replaced with "uh" or "uh huh" Every number that ends in 0 is replaced with "whoop whoop" 1958 The Country Guide Vol 77, no. 8Every multiple of 5 is replaced with "Buzz" Every number that is 2 more than a multiple of 5 is replaced with "Fizz" original source 1965 Physical Education for the Classroom Teacher by Helen FabriciusAny number or two numbers between 1 and 9 can be chosen, with numbers containing or being a multiple being replaced by "Fizz" or "Buzz" original source |