Weekly Quiz: Chess Grandmasters

Weekly Quiz: Chess Grandmasters

Sep 9, 2011, 10:55 PM |

 Chess Grandmasters: Week 5  -  September 9, 2011

#1: Who defeated Kasparov for the World Chess Championship in 2000? 

A) Anatoly Karpov         B) Paul Morphy

C) Bobby Fischer      D) Vladimir Kramnik

#2: Who founded the Professional Chess Association?


A) Anatoly Karpov         B) Garry Kasparov

C) Bobby Fischer       D) Vladimir Kramnik

#3: Who was the 10th World Chess Champion?

 A) Boris Spassky          B) Garry Kasparov

 C) Anatoly Karpov         D) Bobby Fischer

#4: Who challenged Kasparov for the PCA championship?

A) Steinitz          B) Anand

C) Fischer            D) Karpov


#5: What is Garry Kasparov's peak rating?

A) 2740          B) 2870

C) 2632          D) 2851

Thank you for reading this week's trivia! Please post your answers in the comments. The solutions for each of the problems will be given at the end of the week.

~ CalbaMan