By Danny Kopec,Hal Terrie

This booklet is the 3rd in a sequence that represents checking out and overview of human and machine chessplayers for over 30 years. the unique paintings began with the Bratko-Kopec try in 1982 wherein 24 positions proved very powerful in comparing the depart of either human and machine chessplayers. This ended in the improvement of 5 exams which comprised the 1997 first version of this e-book. For the 2003 variation Kopec and Terrie further checks bringing them to a complete of 182 positions comprising seven checks. those exams are rather knowledge-based overlaying all levels and all degrees of chess play.

The current variation, our 3rd, provides 5 new assessments, protecting the openings together with amateur (1000-1499) Intermediate (1500-1999), complex (2000-2199) and Super-Advance (2200 – 2700). A try out masking the subtleties of King and Pawn Endings has additionally been extra. the recent 2013 variation additionally has the all of the checks re-ordered through point of hassle. All in all, there are 304 positions during this new accomplished version.
The booklet supplies to be an outstanding device for self-study and for learn of chess in sessions. it really is a useful software for instructors.

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