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  • Goal: White Moves Toward Checkmate (Medium)
  • Challenge: White can force a favorable exchange, but he can do better and force the mate. How can White mate in four moves?
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Chess Trivia
Arpad Elo (1903 - 1992) played in 37 consecutive state championships in Wisconsin, from 1933 to 1969, winning the title 8 times. He was a professor of physics and President of the American Chess Federation (1935 - 37) before it merged and came part of the U.S. Chess Federation. He developed the ELO rating system, which was adopted by the US Chess Federation in 1960 and the World Chess Federation (FIDE) in 1970. (Source)
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