Absolute Pin- beginner's puzzles

Absolute Pin- beginner's puzzles

Apr 17, 2018, 2:48 AM |

In chess, Pin is a tactics, which you could do to win some points.

Can only be done by bishop, rook or queen.


In chess, a pin is a situation brought on by an attacking piece in which a defending piece cannot move without exposing a more valuable defending piece on its other side to capture by the attacking piece. "To pin" refers to the action of the attacking piece inducing the pin, and the defending piece so restricted is described as pinned


Absolute pin is one where the piece behind is the king. In this case pinned piece can't move at all, it would be called an illegal move.




Some exercises for solving:
all white to move:

Thank you for reading!