Take the chess board and start beating them with it.
At the start of a chess game, there are 32 pieces on the board because each side has 16 pieces.
There are 32 empty squares at the start of a game of chess.
There are 4 rooks on the board at the start of a game of normal chess.
There are a total of four Rooks at the start of the game .
At the start of a game, exactly half (50%) of the chess board squares are occupied by pieces and pawns.
The basic chess rules on the Chess Teacher website begin for those who already know how the chess pieces move. It is explained on here where each chess piece must be placed to start the game. A refresher on which player starts first and what 'moves' are permitted on the board can also be found on this page.
the person playing as white moves a piece.
There will be , once the chess board is set up , a total of 16 pawns with 8 pawns per side .
A fully set up chess board has, 2 Kings, 2 Queens, 4 Rooks, 4 Knights, 4 Bishops, and, 16 Pawns.