国际象棋教学大Ė 中级班

How to Win with Just One Piece

         Queen

         Rook

         Beware of Giving Stalemate

Tactics

         The relative value of each piece

         How to Win Material, and Avoid Losing material

         How to Defend Against a Threat to One of Your Pieces

Tricks

         Fork

         Pin

         Skewer

         Two attacks at once

         Discovered Check

         Double Check

Dirtier Tricks

         Distracting your opponentís pieces

         Deflecting

         Sacrifice

         X-ray vision

         In-Between Move

Strategy

         The Beginning

         The Middle

         The End

         The Opening

         The Centerís Where All the Action Is

         Castle Early

         Attack Your Opponentís Weakness

Tricky Checkmates

         Two Move Checkmate

         Three Move Checkmate

         Four Move Checkmate

We will have a tournament toward the end of semester, awards will be given for first three winners.