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Knights, when they move, they can jump over pieces.

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Can you jump a queen with a knight in chess?

Yes , the knight may jump over the queen just as it can any other chess piece - the knight may jump any chess piece .

Which chess piece can jump?

Only the Knight can jump in chess.

Can the knight jump over the king in chess?

Yes, the knight can jump over any intervening piece.

Can any person in chess jump over people like a knight?

The knight is the only chess piece that has this ability to "Jump Over" other chessmen .

Can the knight in chess jump over the other players pieces?

Yes , this L-shaped jump is a power that belongs to the Knight chess-piece .

Do you have to jump in chess?

In chess, the only piece that can jump is the knight. This peice can move to another piece 2, then 1 spaces away, regardless of what pieces are in the way, and in this way, the piece 'jumps'. You certainly don't 'have' to jump, but there's no reason not to.

What type of PIECE in chess makes a l shame movement?

The knight also known as the horse makes an L-shape in chess. It is also the only piece that can jump over other pieces.

Which is the only piece able to jump over other pieces in chess game?

Knights, also called horses

Can the same color chess piece jump over each other?

The Knight technically does not 'jump' but it appears to be able to 'jump' over pieces of its own color as well as pieces of its opponent's color. The other pieces of the same color cannot jump over each other. Neither can the other pieces jump over an opponent's piece.

In chess what is the only piece is able to jump over other pieces?

The only piece that can jump over other pieces is the knight (the horse). It might also be helpful to review the rules on castling as the king appears to jump its own rook (castle) in this move.

Can you jump your own piece with a king in a game of checkers?

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Can any piece in chess jump another piece of a different color?

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