Quiz for Beginner Chess Players #1

Welcome to the Quiz for Beginning Chess Players! Test your knowledge and see how much you've learned about the wonderful game of chess. Select the correct answer for each question and check your score at the end. Good luck!

How many squares are there on a standard chessboard?

What is the goal of the game of chess?

Which piece can only move diagonally?

What is the value of a pawn?

Which piece can move in an L-shape?

How many squares does a knight jump when it moves?

What is the term for when a pawn reaches the opposite end of the board and can be promoted?

Which piece is considered the most powerful in chess?

What is the term for a move that threatens the opponent's king and cannot be ignored?

What is the special move that involves the king and one of the rooks?

Quiz For Beginners


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