Main   Exercise 2C41 by Richard Pavlicek  

Points To Ponder


As South, enter your calls and point count on each hand.

1. None Vul

Table
S K 8 7
H A 8 4
D 8 6 3
C A Q J 6

West



Pass
North

1 D

3 NT
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

2. N-S Vul

Table
S 6 3
H K Q J 7 5
D J 3
C J 10 4 3

West

Pass

Pass
North

1 S

2 D
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

3. E-W Vul

Table
S 9 4
H 8 6 5
D A 10 8 7
C K 7 6 3

West

North

1 H
East

Pass
South

_____

Point count _____

4. Both Vul

Table
S K J 7
H 6
D A K 9 8 5
C A 9 6 4

West



Pass
North

1 S

3 H
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

5. None Vul

Table
S A J 10
H 6
D K Q J 10 8
C 10 9 7 3

West



Pass
North

1 D

4 D
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

6. N-S Vul

Table
S 10 7 3 2
H A Q 4
D K 8 4 2
C 6 3

West



Pass
North

1 C

2 S
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____ TopMain

7. E-W Vul

Table
S 8 7 5
H K
D A J 9 8 4
C A 8 4 2

West

Pass

Pass
North

1 S

2 S
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

8. Both Vul

Table
S A K 5
H 4 2
D Q 10 8 2
C A 9 5 4

West



Pass
North

1 H

3 NT
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

9. None Vul

Table
S A 9 5
H K J 2
D A 10 7 4
C A J 3

West

North

1 D
East

Pass
South

_____

Point count _____

10. N-S Vul

Table
S K J 10 9
H 3
D Q 9 8 7
C A 8 7 5

West



Pass
North

1 S

4 S
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

11. E-W Vul

Table
S A 9 8 5
H J 9 7 2
D Q 10 8 2
C 4

West



Pass
North

1 D

1 NT
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____

12. Both Vul

Table
S A 9 3
H K J 9 2
D K 10 2
C A 10 8

West

Pass

Pass
North

1 C

1 NT
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

Point count _____ TopMain

Answers

 1.2 NT
Pass
14
 2.1 NT
2 H
8
 3.2 H
8
 4.3 D
3 S
17
 5.3 D
5 D
15
 6.1 S
Pass
9
 7.2 D
4 S
12
 8.2 NT
Pass
13
 9.3 NT
18
10.3 S
Pass
13
11.1 H
2 D
10
12.1 H
3 NT
16
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