# Funny chess problem in four acts

Recently, I've stumbled upon a very entertaining chess problem **in four acts.**

**Act One**

The task is as follows: White returns his last move and mates Black in one move.

**Act Two**

In the second act, the position is transferred up the board:

The task remains the same. White returns a move and then mates in one.

**Act Three**

The story doesn't end here. If we move the position up the board once again, we get the following position:

Once again, return the move for White, and mate the Black king.

**Act Four**

Finally, after another transfer, the final act of this entertaining problem is reached:

You know the task, but can you find the solution?

I will not post the solutions here, in order not to spoil the fun of solving these puzzles.

Those interested in the solution can visit my blog: http://www.chessentials.com/funny-chess-problems/

The solution, together with additional entertaining problems, is available at the link above.

The solution, together with additional entertaining problems, is available at the link above.