Decorah Chess Club only has a few more winter meeting left, and only one more before we spring forward with the time change. Wednesday, 3/9/2022, at 6pm come out to The Landing and get in on several games. Until then, here are a few puzzles of put in the missing piece for a mate!
White’s Missing Piece
In each of these four puzzles, place the given white piece on the board for a checkmate!
Hopefully, these exercises helped you identify patterns and positions. Want more? Check out “1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners” by Franco Masetti & Roberto Messa. Answers are below.
- Rook at e5
- Pawn at e6
- Knight at g6
- Bishop at g4