Top 9 Most Amazing Facts on The game of CHESS

Top 9 Most Amazing Facts on The game of CHESS


The game of chess is a recreational activity
that involves two people competing on a board game. Chess is undoubtedly one of the world’s most
popular board games, as shown by its official organizational structure
and huge involvement in competitive events.The objective of the game is to capture the opponent’s
king, using the chess pieces assigned to each of
the two players. Checkmate,is a term that is used to describe
a captured king, and also who cannot be positioned anywhere to defend
itself.and also the board game of chess has its own governing body The World Chess Federation
who is often responsible for the official rules and regulations of the game. so guys lets take a look at some of the most
incredilbe facts on chess 9-its origins
history dates back to the time when the board game of chess first originated in India during
the Gupta Empire almost a 1,400 years from present day, and from there it spread to the
Persian Empire, and then to the Middle East after the Muslims conquered Persia. From there, it spread to Europe and to Russia. 8-The machine mind
Alan Turing developed the first computer program for playing chess in the year of 1951. However, no computer was powerful enough to
process it, so Turing tested it by doing the calculations himself and playing
according to the results, taking several minutes per move. 7-deep thought
A computer called Deep Thought became the first of its kind to beat an international
maestro gary kasparov in November 1988, Long Beach, California. Deep Thought,was a computer chess machine
built at Carnegie Mellon University in the 1980’s but The project was initially started
in the year 1985 6-finite steps
The longest game of chess that is possible is of 5,949 moves.and if you wernt aware of
the fact that the number of possible ways of playing the first four moves for
both sides in a game of chess is 3 hundred and 18 trillion moves (318,979,564,000) and
the mumber of possible ways for playing the first 10 moves is approx 169,518,829,100,544,000,000,000,000,000
that is a hundred and 69 octillion ways.slow down
no clip part**** 5-The exceptional game
The first exceptional chess game ever played was between two famous contenders ie on one
side was space and on the other side was earth in June,of the year 1970 by the Soyez-9 crew. Though the game ended
in draw, it surely did make the headlines 4-a english book
The second book to be ever printed in English language was about Chess. The first was a collection of stories about
the Trojan War 3-the New age
The first mechanical chess clock was invented by Thomas Wilson in 1883. Prior to that, sandglasses were used. Sandglasses were first used in London in 1862. The present-day push-button clock was first
perfected by Veenhoff in 1900. 2-initial days of power-QUEEN
Originally, the queen could only move one square at a time, diagonally. Later, she could move two squares at a time,
diagonally. It wasn’t until Spain and Queen
Isabella rose to power that the queen became the strongest piece on the board. 1-The mighty game
The number of possible unique chess games to unflod is greater than the number of electrons
in the universe

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