CHESS BASICS: EXCHANGE OF MATERIALS

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nwap_neeuq
Nov 15, 2014, 11:10 AM |
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The greatest element in every chess games are the exchanging of materials or pieces. The question, is that,in what circumstances  do we usually do the trade? hence,these are the following reasons for the trade:

  • The trade usually happens when you want to exchange your weakest piece against the stronger piece of your opponent.

If you have more materials in possession and definitely you have more advantage than your opponent.

You can also see the usual trade in an "open check" situations.

Trade also exists when there is an advantage in position of the pieces on the board.

The use of skewer, pins and traps usually leads to trading of materials.