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Yes, it can kill, or rather capture/checkmate a king in Chess. A pawn can capture any other piece on the board. A king can be checkmated by any other piece on the board except by the other king.

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Can a king kill a king in the game of chess?

yes, if your king is protected by other chess pieces but that's called getting a checkmate if you capture a king by a king


In chess can a pawn capture a king?

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Can the queen kill the king at chess?

Yes , the queen can capture the king and this ends the game since the king's capture is the goal of the game of chess .


What is the objective of chess?

The objective of chess is to checkmate the king, where the king is in check by a piece and it cannot block the check, move to another square, or capture the piece checking the king.


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to capture (not kill) the opponent king.


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