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Caveat Pre-Emptor


As South, enter your call at each turn.

1. None Vul

Table
S 2
H Q J 9 8 7 6 4
D 10 8 4 2
C 3

West



Pass
North



3 S
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

2. N-S Vul

Table
S 4
H A K Q 9 7 6 5
D 4 3 2
C 10 2

West



3 S
North



Pass
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

3. E-W Vul

Table
S 9 7 2
H
D K Q J 9 8 5 2
C 4 3 2

West



Pass
North



5 D
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

4. N-S Vul

Table
S A J 10 8 5 4 2
H 4
D 8 6 2
C 4 3

West



Pass
North



3 NT
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

5. Both Vul

Table
S 2
H 9 2
D K 10 9 8 7 5 3
C A 3 2

West



Pass
North



3 H
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

6. E-W Vul

Table
S 9 7 4 2
H 2
D 4 3
C K Q 8 7 6 5

West



3 H
North



Dbl
East



Pass
South

_____

_____

Your playing tricks? _____

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Table
S A Q J 8 4
H A 9 4 3
D Q 8 2
C 3

West

North

3 C
East

Pass
South

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

8. N-S Vul

Table
S 9
H A K 6 2
D A 9 7 2
C 9 8 5 2

West

North

3 S
East

Pass
South

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

9. Both Vul

Table
S A K Q 6 5 4
H Q 9 4
D J 2
C A 10

West



4 H
North

3 D

Pass
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

10. None Vul

Table
S 2
H K 6 2
D A K 9 8 6 4 2
C A 8

West



Pass
North

3 H

5 D
East

Pass

Pass
South

_____

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

11. None Vul

Table
S 3 2
H A 2
D Q 3 2
C A Q J 9 7 6

West



4 S
North

3 D

Pass
East

Dbl

Pass
South

_____

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

12. E-W Vul

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

West



4 H
North

3 S

Pass
East

3 NT

Pass
South

_____

_____

North’s playing tricks? _____

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Answers

1.3 H
4 H
6

2.3 H
Pass
7

3.4 D
Pass
6

4.2 S
Pass
6

5.3 D
4 H
6

6.3 C
Pass
5

7.Pass
5

8.4 S
7

9.3 S
Dbl
6

10.4 NT
6 H
6

11.4 C
Pass
6

12.Pass
Pass
5

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