Lifetime Activities’ Daily Chess Brain Builder

White to play. Checkmate in one move.

Pretty easy right?… Not so fast!… What if we told you there is more than one solution?!?

How many can you find?





There are, in fact, SIX one-move checkmates available to White!

They are listed below (in algebraic notation — for our younger chess players):

  1. g7-e8
  2. g7-e6
  3. a2-a7
  4. c5-b6
  5. d4-d6
  6. d4-d8