Q+A for beginners(and everyone else)

Togishere

Sup friend! This post is so popular...

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ChessieSystem101

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palmRace
little_guinea_pig wrote:

How do I become a GM in 1 week?

 

You don't

MatthewFreitag
KleberTavares92 wrote:

As a beginner, is ever better to play the my best opening or is better to test and experience a plenty of different openings?

There is no best opening. 

My advice is learn the italian.

anartfuldodger
You don’t
MelonCrusher69

Is water wet?

slobodan007
Корисник MelonCrusher69 је написао:

Is water wet?

It depends on the context.

If you are drunk, high, have phatamorgana mirage, no. 

 If you are ok, yes.

LunarO_o

how do players become GM?

chesschampion06

Can somebody suggest a good tactics book for a 1300 rated player? I am almost done with "Winning Chess Tactics" by Seirawan but it does not have nearly enough problems.

kindaspongey

Here are some reading possibilities that I often mention:
Winning Chess by Irving Chernev and Fred Reinfeld (1948)
https://web.archive.org/web/20140708093415/http://www.chesscafe.com/text/review919.pdf
Back to Basics: Tactics by Dan Heisman (2007)
https://web.archive.org/web/20140708233537/http://www.chesscafe.com/text/review585.pdf
https://www.chess.com/article/view/book-review-back-to-basics-tactics
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5856bd64ff7c50433c3803db/t/5895fc0ca5790af7895297e4/1486224396755/btbtactics2exerpt.pdf

kindaspongey

"... One of the wettest we've ever seen from the standpoint of water. ..."

BlackRavioli

how do i get better

 

RealUncleHam

just want the achievement

kindaspongey

https://www.chess.com/forum/view/for-beginners/hopeless-case

JosephReidNZ

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