Have a go at the following! In each problem, Black plays first. The solutions are on the next page.

Problem 1

There are three places where Black can play to connect stones and prevent immediate capture. Find all of them.

Problem 2

In this position, three White stones are vulnerable to capture. How should Black play in order to capture them?

Problem 3

Black to play

How does Black play so that the marked stone cannot avoid eventual capture?

Problem 4

Where does Black play so that the White stones cannot avoid eventual capture?

Next: Solutions to these problems.

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