Statistics for Chess Trivia

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  • This quiz has been taken 188 times
  • The average score is 12 of 15

Answer Stats

Type of AnswerHintAnswer% Correct
PieceMoves in an "L" ShapeKnight
99%
TermRook moves adjacent to King, King teleports to the other side of the RookCastle
91%
TermPlayer has no legal moves upon their turnStalemate
88%
PersonCurrent World ChampionMagnus Carlsen
87%
CountryWhere Chess originatedIndia
86%
TermOpening sacrifice to gain a later advantageGambit
85%
TermPawn captures diagonally to a square that an opposing pawn has just moved pastEn Passant
85%
PersonOnly U.S World ChampionBobby Fischer
81%
EngineComputer which defeated Kasparov in 1997Deep Blue
80%
CountryFormer Country which dominated the world chess championships for over 30 yearsSoviet Union
78%
TermWord for giving upResignation
74%
NumberMinimum number of moves to checkmateTwo
70%
PersonThe "Magician From Riga"Mikhail Tal
56%
EngineRecently defeated Stockfish 290 wins- 24 lossesAlpha Zero
56%
PersonWorld champion 3 separate timesMikhail Botvinnik
38%

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