How do you win at chess?

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To win a game of Chess, you must CheckMate your opponent's King.

This means you must get to a position in which you are attacking his King (putting him in check) and the King can not escape.


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How can you win at chess?

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How do you win over opponent against chess?

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Is it possible to win a chess game with a Castle and a King?

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What is the fastest way to win in chess?

The 'Fool's mate' is the fastest way to get a checkmate in chess.

Do you have to get check mate to win a game of chess?

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Is there an easy way to win in chess?

This depends on your opponent. If he makes a big mistake you can win very quickly. And it depends how strong you play chess yourself of course. If you like to learn chess the proper way then go to the following website: You can play chess there with four different java applets, learn chess openings, chess strategies and chess tactics and watch chess videos. There is everything you need.

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How can you win a chess game in one move?

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Is it possible to win a game of chess with just a castle and a king?

Yes , to win is reliant upon the particular situation of the game and the disposition of chess men .

What types of prizes can you win at a chess tournament?

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What has the author George M Lapoint written?

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Can you win chess without the queen?

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Is chess famious?

If you mean famous then you are right because chess is famous. It is a game where you need to use your brain to win.

What has the author I A Horowitz written?

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Opponent moves your piece in chess do you win?

yes that is cheatin

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by playing better than the whites

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