Chess Quiz Questions And Answers

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Chess Quiz Questions And Answers

Do you like to play chess? If yes, then you'll definitely enjoy the chess quiz that we've created below. Chess is a very popular, competitive two-player board game. It is played on a square chessboard with sixty-four squares arranged in an eight-by-eight-grid. At the beginning of the game, each player is responsible for sixteen pieces. The purpose of the game is to checkmate the opponent’s king. This fun chess quiz will have you winning a passing score fair and square. Sounds cool, right? So let's start the fun then!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This piece has limited movement. Its capture or mate means the end the game.
    • A. 

      King

    • B. 

      Queen

  • 2. 
    Its movement is a combination of the Rook and Bishop.
    • A. 

      Knight

    • B. 

      Queen

  • 3. 
    Its movement forms an L shape and can jump overhead the piece blocking it.
    • A. 

      Knight

    • B. 

      Bishop

  • 4. 
    As long as its line of sight is clear, this piece moves in a straight, diagonal line.
    • A. 

      Bishop

    • B. 

      Queen

  • 5. 
    It moves forward one square, except when at the initial position where it may move two squares ahead.
    • A. 

      Pawn

    • B. 

      King

  • 6. 
    When this piece reaches the last square, it is promoted and can be swapped for a Bishop, Knight, Rook or Queen.
    • A. 

      Pawn

    • B. 

      King

  • 7. 
    How many boxes does the Chessboard have?
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      56

    • C. 

      62

    • D. 

      64

  • 8. 
    This situation ends the game in a draw where the player can no longer make any legal moves; however, his/her King is not in check.
    • A. 

      Stalemate

    • B. 

      Checkmate

    • C. 

      Castle

  • 9. 
    As long as its line of sight is clear, this piece moves in a straight line, either horizontally or vertically.
    • A. 

      Bishop

    • B. 

      Rook

  • 10. 
    You need this pair for castling. Castling is a way of keeping a very important piece safe while the other piece at an advantageous position.
    • A. 

      King and Queen

    • B. 

      King and Rook

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