All of the chess pieces names come from India, the country in which chess was originated from.
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
Pawns, Knights, Rooks/Castles, Bishops, Queen, King.
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.
All of the pieces except the rooks, in old days, were people. Now, they evolved to become the chess pieces we know of today.
All of them, except pawns!
All except the pawns.
Below is a related link to how the chess pieces move .
There are six types of chess pieces, which are the pawns, kings, queens, bishops, castles, and knights.
your troops and soldiers and kings and queens and bishops and knights and castles
There are 16 white pieces per chess board and 16 black pieces, so there are a total of 32 pieces per chess board.
all the corners See related link below to rules and placement of all chess pieces .