Imagine a room with 200 students playing chess where 40 games end in just 4 moves!

It’s fun to win quickly, but is it a good idea to attempt Scholar’s mate? You may succeed once in a while playing a novice but if they catch on and play good moves? You’ll lose the initiative and risk your Queen being chased around the chessboard.

Still, Scholar’s mate is instructive to review and understand as this short video shows.

You can learn more about this 2 minute chess strategy on the Knight Level 2 DVD where it’s explained in detail along with more than 25 other strategies that will dramatically improve your results with chess.

Here are the resources:
The DVD:
The chess set:
Online training, puzzles, and much more at

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