Basic Chess Quiz .Fundamentals

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Basic Chess Quiz .Fundamentals

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • The Castle
      • A.  I castle when I feel like it.
      • B.  To castle is just a waste of time. I rather develop a piece instead.
      • C.  The king is usually pretty safe in the middle so I keep attacking that is more important than castling.
      • D.  I develop my kingside pieces and after that I castle as soon as possible.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

  • 2. 
    • The Bishop
    • A. 
      • A bishop can move only on one colour. That's why it is weaker than a knight.
      • B.  A bishop loves blocked positions. There it feels safe.
      • C.  A bishop needs open diagonals to show its strength.
      • D.  Bishops can jump over pawns.
      • E.  Two bishops are stronger in blocked positions than two knights.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

  • 3. 
    • Stalemate
      • A.  Stalemate is the same as checkmate.
      • B.  If the enemy king is in stalemate I win.
      • C.  If the enemy king is in stalemate I lose.
      • D.  A king that is in stalemate must be in check at the same time.
      • E.  If the enemy king is in stalemate the game is a draw.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

    • E. 

      E

  • 4. 
    • The Knights
    • A. 
      • A knight is stronger than a bishop because it can make a fork.
      • B.  A knight is stronger than a bishop because it can go on white and black squares.
      • C.  A knight is very powerful at the edge of the board.
      • D.  A knight can jump over other pieces.
      • E.  A knight has usually more value than four pawns.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 5. 
    • The Queen
      • A.  A queen has just a value of two knights.
      • B.  A queen can jump over other pieces.
      • C.  A queen can move just on the diagonals.
      • D.  I always attack with the queen only, that is enough.
      • E.  A queen has about the same value as two rooks.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 6. 
    • The Pawns
      • A.  A pawn can give a check.
      • B.  A pawn is pretty useless and can be sacrificed always.
      • C.  A pawn can promote only into a queen.
      • D.  Pawns can always only move one square at a time.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

  • 7. 
    • Your Rooks
      • A.  A rook is always stronger than a bishop and a knight together.
      • B.  A rook can jump over pawns.
      • C.  Two rooks have roughly the same value as a queen.
      • D.  I leave my rooks sitting in the corner until the endgame arrives.
      • E.  Three pawns have the same value as a rook.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 8. 
    • How do you play the opening moves?
      • A.  I play many pawn moves.
      • B.  I bring the queen out as fast as possible.
      • C.  I always attack right away.
      • D.  I develop first the queenside pieces.
      • E.  I develop very fast the kingside pieces and castle as soon as possible.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 9. 
    • How do you play the middlegame?
      • A.  I always attack as fast as possible.
      • B.  I trade off my bishops for the knights in any position because knights are stronger as they can make forks.
      • C.  I play pieces often to the edge of the board.
      • D.  When my opponent has made his move I analyse it to find out what he wants.
      • E.  I move my pawns in front of my king.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

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