4 Mating patterns with the queen

4.1 Tutorial

The queen can deliver mate on its own with the help of the king. Here, however, we are talking about positions in the middlegame where the queen manages to checkmate when attacking the castled poaition.

Because of its mobility the queen is the strongest attacking piece. So the conclusion of a matung attack with the queen is particularly common.

4.2 Exercises

Move directly on the board to input a solution. Either click first on the start square and then on the target square. Or click on the piece, hold on to it, move it tot he target square and let go of it. The button ‘Left arrow’ takes back the move.
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