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to play Chess the pieces need to be moved about and take other pieces from your opponent and and they go on a board call a chess board

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Q: How do you play chess also where do all the pieces go?
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Where do the chess pieces' names come from?

All of the chess pieces names come from India, the country in which chess was originated from.

What pieces can attack in chess?

All pieces can attack in chess, but their range of positions and type of allowed movements can limit any of the pieces from attacking in the moment's situation. Example: A piece stuck at the back cannot jump forward to defend.

Were chess pieces real people?

All of the pieces except the rooks, in old days, were people. Now, they evolved to become the chess pieces we know of today.

How do you play the game of Chess?

See the link for a beginner's guide to chess. It explains the rules, how the pieces move, and pretty much all you'll need to know to begin playing chess.

Which chess pieces can move backwards?

All of them, except pawns!

In chess what pieces can take backwards?

All except the pawns.

What does all the chess pieces mean in chess?

your troops and soldiers and kings and queens and bishops and knights and castles

Where are the rooks located on the chess table?

all the corners See related link below to rules and placement of all chess pieces .

Can chess sets be very expensive?

Chess sets can be a simple as a chess board made of cardboard with plastic playing pieces and those are rather inexpensive. In addition, chess sets can also be as expensive as you would like, it all depends on the material you would like it made of.

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 .

Is chess similar to checkers?

No. Apart from being a game that uses pieces that move around on the same board, they are completely different. They have different pieces. The pieces in checkers are all the same, but there are different types of pieces in chess. They move different ways. There are more pieces in chess. The objective of the game is different. Chess is a far more complicated game. So in many ways they are very different games.

How many pieces are there in a chess game?

32 in all; 16 of each color

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