Chess is a math problem. There are at least 2 ways of solving it. The 1st is using the tree as most chess engines do. The 2nd is using a discrete graph like endgame table bases do.

That's a very interesting point! I've never thought of chess *as *a math problem!

This is a very interesting question. Somehow, chess seems related to math. There are at least 2 groups which you are only allowed to join if you are a member of AoPS (Art of problem solving), which is a major math website. This isn't the right place to ask how

musicrelates to math, but itisthe right place to ask howchessrelates to math.