Chess Puzzles 41 and 42 for Beginners

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      Puzzle 41 for Beginner
chess puzzle 41 for beginner
White to move: Win the queen in 3 moves
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      Puzzle 42 for Beginner
chess puzzle 42 for beginner
White to move: Win the queen in 2 moves
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Puzzle 42 solution at the bottom.





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      Solution to Puzzle 41
puzzle 41 for beginners
1. Rxg8 Kxg8 2. Ne7+ Kf8 3. Nxc6
A typical knight fork combination. Remember that the knight is the strongest fork maker in chess, and you should use its smart power. If you play against the opponent who has the knight, be careful and take care not to be forked.



      Solution to Puzzle 42
puzzle 42 for beginners
1. Rxe6+ Kxe6 2. Qxd8
Remember this combination. The Black queen is under the cover of the Black king. By moving 1. Rxe6+, White sacrifices the rook and removes the cover. After 1... Kxe6, the Black queen is uncovered and is taken away...

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