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February 2013


Chess Life for Kids1 Vol. 8, No. 1


Publisher


USCF Executive Director: Bill Hall bhall@uschess.org


Scholastic Editor: Glenn Petersen gpetersen@uschess.org


Art Director: Cat Connor Spradlin catseyephotography@mac.com


Editorial Asst./Copy Editor: Alan Kantor akantor@uschess.org


Editorial Assistants: Jo Anne Fatherly backtobasics@uschess.org Jennifer Pearson jenpearson@uschess.org


Advertising Manager: Joan DuBois jdubois@uschess.org


Tournament Life: Joan DuBois tla@uschess.org


Director of Publications: Daniel Lucas dlucas@uschess.org


CONTRIBUTORS: Send your contributions and articles to Chess Life for KIDS, PO Box 3967, Crossville, Tennessee 38557 or better yet, e-mail to gpetersen@uschess.org.


Chess Life for KIDS(USPS 023-567, ISSN: 1932- 5894) is published in February, April, June, August, Octo ber, and December of every year by the United States Chess Feder ation, 137 Obrien Drive, Crossville, Tenne s see 38555. Periodical postage paid at Crossville, Tennessee, and additional mailing offices.


CHANGE OF ADDRESS: Be sure to notify us at once of any change of address. Please include your old address and your new address, along with your USCF I.D. number.


POSTMASTER: Send address changes to USCF, PO Box 3967, Crossville, Tennessee 38557.


Annual Scholastic Membership Regular Scholastic Membership (online version of Chess Life for Kids), age 12 or younger, is just $18 per year. Premium Scholastic Membership (receives Chess Life for Kids by mail) is $24 per year. $13 of every premium membership goes towards providing Chess Life for Kids. Annual subscription rate is $18. Entire contents copy- right 2013, United States Chess Federation.


Teachers may photocopy instructional articles for classroom use, but republication or wide- spread copying without the written consent of the USCF is forbidden.


February 2013 Chess Life for Kids! 3 Table of Contents


4 WHAT’S THE QUESTION? 6 WIN OR DRAW? 6 ZARIA 7 THE CHESS DETECTIVE 8 2012 JUNIOR GRAND PRIX STANDINGS 10 YOU CAN DO IT! 12 SEVEN IN ONE BLOW! 15 ARABIAN KNIGHTS 16 TROPHIES PLUS ALL AMERICA TEAM 19 ANSWERS, WE’VE GOT ANSWERS 21 TOURNAMENT LIFE ANNO UNCEMENTS


COVER PHOTO BY TARUN CHANDRA


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