Chess Quiz For Beginners

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 2927

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• 1.
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.

• 2.
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.

• 3.
• 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.

• 4.
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.

• 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.

• 6.
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.

• 7.
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.

• 8.
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.

• 9.
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.

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