Sample ChessTempo Standard Tactics - (Problem/Rating)

 

   6794/959

1.Nxc6 {captures a knight and creates a discovered triple attack on c8 - 3}

 

   42223/995

1...Nxg3+ 2.Kg1 (2.Kg2 {White's h-pawn is pinned} Nxf5 {gains a rook - 1+5 = 6}

 

   98561/1001

1.h5# {The protected white bishop and the h8 rook allow mate by a pawn - [M1]}

 

   54817/1003

1.Bf8+ {Discovered check} f6 2...Rxf6# {f6-bishop prevents 2.Kh6 - [M2]}

 

   74219/1003

1.Qxh7+ Kxh7 {forced} 2.Rh3+ Qh4 {forced} 3.Rxh4# {[M3]}

 

   90044/1003

1.Rb8# {[M1]}

 

   44929/1005

1.Qh7+ Kf8 {forced} 2.Qh8# {[M2]}

 

   40401/1006

1.Qd8# (M1).

 

   77019/1006

1...Qf2+ 2.Kh1 (2.Kh2 Qxg2#) Qxg2# {[M2]}

 

   91438/1010

1...Nc2 {knight fork to capture a bishop} 2.Qxc5 Nxa3 3.Qxd6+ {White forces queen trade to avoid further material loss} Nxd6 {-1 + 3 -9 +9 = 2}

 

   54789/1011

1.Nxf6+ Qxf6 {forced to avoid 9-pt queen capture by d1 rook} 2.Qxf6 Rxd1+ 3.Kxd1 {1-3+9-5+5 = 7}

 

   61290/1013

1.Bxf6 Bxf6 2.Rxd7 (3-3+3 = 3)

 

   3517/1014

1...Qg3+ (2.Kh1 Re1+ 3.Qxe1 Qxe1+) 2.Rg2 Re1+ 3.Qxe1+ Qxe1+ {-5+9 = 4}

 

   64255/1014

1...Qg3+ 2.Kd2 {forced} Qe3# {[M2]}

 

   94706/1016

1...Nd3+ 2.Kg3 {forced} Qg5+ 3.Kh3 {forced} 3...Nf4# {[M4]}

 

   65116/1018

1.Nf6+ forces 1...Kh8 => 2.Rg8# {[M2]}

 

   94706/1016

1...Nd3+ forces 2.Kg3. 2...Qg5+ forces 3.Kh3 => 3...Nf4# {[M3]}

 

   106464/1020

1...Qa1+ forces 2.Nd1. 2...Qxd1+ forces 3.Kf2 => 3...Rd2# or 3...Bc5# {[M3]}

 

   50187/1022

1...Rxh2+ forces 2.Bxh2 => 2...Qg2# {[M2]}

 

   56576/1024

1.Rd8+ forces 1...Rxd8. 2.Qxc4+ {-5+9 = 4}

 

   70759/1024

1...Rf2+ forces 2.Kh3 =>Qh5# {[M2]}

 

   74486/1026

1.Qd4+ forces 1...Qf6 {to avoid 1...Kh7 2.Qh8#} 2.Rg8+ Kxg8 {to avoid loss of queen without recompense} 3.Qxf6 Qxf6 {-5+9 = 4}

 

   77706/1027

1.Qxf7+ Kh8 {forced} 2.Ng6+ hxg6 3.Qxg7# {[M3]}

 

   45752/1028

1...Qh3+ 2.Kg5 {forced} Qh4# {[M2]}

 

   159197/1029

1...Bxg3 Bxh7+ 2.Kh8 {3-1 = 2}

 

   30744/1029

1...Qd3+ {fork king and unprotected b3-bishop} 2.Re2 {or alt} Qxb3 {3}

 

   60044/1029

1...Rxe3 {unprotect the c5 rook; Black must move c3 rook 3}

 

   104727/1030

1.Qh4+ {fork king/rook 5}

 

   174510/1030

1...dxe3 2.Rxa5 exd2 {3-9+9 = 3}

 

   59314/1030

1...dxe3 {Black queen is under attack by the b5 rook. Black captures bishop and attacks queen.} 2.Rxa5 exd2 {White trades queens to avoid additional immediate material loss - 3-9+9 = 3}

 

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1...Rxd1+ 2.Qxd1 (2.Kg2 Rg4#) Qf2# (M2)