Ultimate Chess Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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Ultimate Chess Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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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