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The capture of the King is the penultimate goal in the game of Chess .

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Q: Which piece has to be killed to get a checkmate in chess?
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Can a king be killed by a knight in chess?

Kings can't be killed in chess. It is possible for knight to hold a king in check and contribute to a checkmate.

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In chess, a checkmate move is a move that one makes that puts the opponent in a position where the king piece has nowhere to move.

What is a false checkmate in chess?

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What is the objective of chess?

The objective of chess is to checkmate the king, where the king is in check by a piece and it cannot block the check, move to another square, or capture the piece checking the king.

Can a pawn kill capture or checkmate a king in chess?

Yes, it can kill, or rather capture/checkmate a king in chess. A pawn can capture any other piece on the board. A king can be checkmated by any other piece on the board except by the other king.

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What does checkmate mean in chess?

Checkmate - the capture of the king - is the ultimate goal in chess, arising when the king is threatened with capture, with no way to respond to that threat by either moving the king, capturing the attacking piece or interposing a defending piece between the attacker and the king. The checkmated player loses.

In chess can you accidentally put yourself in checkmate?

No because you cannot move into or move a piece that places your king in check.

What is the function of the king in chess?

The king represents the piece that you want to protect. The object of the game is to checkmate the opponent's king.

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What is a win at chess called?

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