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Opening Moves


Puzzle ID:#11106
Fun:*** (2.22)
Difficulty:** (1.33)
Submitted By:jizzyhuggs****
Corrected By:BobbyKat




In a game of chess, how many different choices do you have for your first move?


20. There are 16 possible pawn moves, and four possible knight moves.

Technically, you could also surrender the game on the first move by knocking over your king, making 21 possible opening moves.


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