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The pawn can only move one forward upwards. It can move two moves upward only when you move it the first time. To capture, you move diagonally.

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In the game of chess what type of piece is involved in the move en passant?

A pawn

How do the pawns move in chess?

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Can a pawn capture a King in the game of chess?

Technically, the king is never actually "captured" in chess. That said, a pawn can certainly be used to put a king in "check", though unless the pawn is protected by some other piece the king can simply capture the pawn on its next move.

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Are you allowed to move back in chess?

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