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Unraveling the Mysteries

Answer each question about the bidding sequences shown.

1.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 D
2 NT
Pass
Pass
2 C
4 NT
Pass

Is 2 NT forcing?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

2.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 S
4 C
Pass
Pass
3 D
4 NT
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

3.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 H
3 S
4 NT
Pass
Pass
3 H
3 NT
Pass
Pass

Does 3 S show a suit?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

4.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 NT
2 S
4 D
Pass
Pass
Pass
2 C
3 D
4 NT
Pass
Pass

Is 3 D forcing?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

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5.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 C
2 NT
Pass
Pass
1 D
4 C
Pass

Is 2 NT forcing?

Is 4 C Gerber?

6.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 D
4 C
Pass
Pass
3 NT
4 NT
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

7.
WestNorthEastSouth
2 C
3 NT
4 S
Pass
Pass
2 D
4 C
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber?

Does 4 S show a suit?

8.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 S
3 S
4 NT
Pass
Pass
2 NT
3 NT
Pass
Pass

Are spades agreed?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

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9.
WestNorthEastSouth

4 C
2 H2 NTPass

Is 2 NT natural?

Is 4 C Gerber?

10.
WestNorthEastSouth

4 C
1 S2 NTPass

Is 2 NT natural?

Is 4 C Gerber?

11.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 NT
2 D
4 NT
Pass
Pass
2 C
4 C
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

12.
WestNorthEastSouth
1 H
3 D
4 C
Pass
Pass
Pass
2 NT
3 H
4 NT
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber?

Is 4 NT Blackwood?

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