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How to Think and Plan in Chess
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Last, but Not Least:
- Ask yourself: what are all the things your opponent's move
Look at checks, captures and threats,
in that order.
- What are all the positive things you want to do? This
includes potential tactics. This is your plan!
- What are all the candidate moves which might accomplish on
or more of your goals.
of these moves can you reject immediately because they are
not safe? (Find checks, captures and threats that defeat the move.)
- Of the final moves, which one is the best you can
find in a reasonable amount of time?
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