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Why does Stockfish undervalue pawns when compared to the classical "a piece is worth three pawns" approach?

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Why underpromote in this KNNP-KR endgame?

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How to learn chess if you're still a 3-digit rating after a few years

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What is the least number of knights needed to cover the entire board?

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Losing the queen and then winning the game

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Could two kings force checkmate against a lone king?

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Reason why a kingside attack is not justified

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What should I do when I have no ideas and no strategies?

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How to play against higher rated (much stronger) players

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How many steps can a grandmaster foresee?

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Why did FIDE allow some random guy to open for white in Chess Candidates tournament 2018?

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Average centipawn loss

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Why is there a draw in professional chess?

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Why do some openings have Indian in their name?

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Why is pawn c6 is not winning here and what is the missed win for black?

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How do you use 'en passant'?

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Why is castling seen as making the king so safe?

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Programming three-fold repetition for my chess engine

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Is White controlling this game?

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How to proceed in this endgame position?

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Why do miniature games happen at the grandmaster level?

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How to objectively explain a positional advantage is worth a sacrifice (re: a specific example)

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How does opening preparation work at GM level?

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Chess dot com says this was my best move yet I don't have a clue why

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Not Developing a Piece in the First Five Moves

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Why do players resign after accidentally giving their opponent a free queen?

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Is it possible for a move to be recomended by engines but rejected by professional human players?

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Can you mate with each of your 16 pieces on its original square?

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Longest possible FEN

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Why is the rook worth 5 points while the bishop is only worth 3?

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