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No (Unless you are such a sore loser that you'd rather take your king off the board instead of being checkmated).

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Q: Are you allowed to take the king in chess?
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Can you take a king in chess?

Yes , that is the purpose of the game of chess - to capture your opponent's king .

When a king is in check are you onlu allowed to move it or can another piece take it?

You are not allowed to move that piece because it goes against the chess rules in the book i am reading.

How many times is a King allowed to take?

In chess, there is no limit to how many opposition pieces can be taken by one piece - although, neither sides' King can be taken.

How can you win at chess?

The objective of chess is to take the king to win the game(war).

Are you allowed to move all the pieces in chess while your in check?

No , in keeping with the rules of chess the king must move out of check .

Can a king take a non-threatening piece?

The king in chess may capture any other chess piece except the enemy king .

Can the king in a game of chess take?

yes it can capture

What chess piece can take the chess king?

Other than the opposing king , any chess piece has the power and the ability to capture the opponent's king . A king may not take another king because it is in contradiction of the rules where a king may not move into check ~ see related link below .

Can a king take another piece in chess?

Yes, the King may take other pieces.

When was Chess King created?

Chess King was created in 1968.

When did Chess King end?

Chess King ended in 1995.

Are you supposed to take the king in chess?

In some types, such as dark chess the goal is to capture the opposing king. But in classic chess, you only have to make sure that the enemy king can be captured in the next move, regardless of any move your opponent can play.

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