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Blackwood & Gerber Quiz


Answer each question about the bidding sequences shown.

1.

West
1 S
3 NT
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 H
4 NT
South
Pass

Is 3 NT a natural bid? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

2.

West
2 H
3 C
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 NT
4 NT
South
Pass

Is 2 NT a natural bid? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

3.

West
1 C
2 NT
3 NT
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
2 D
3 C
4 C
South
Pass
Pass

Is 3 C Stayman? _____

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

4.

West
2 NT
3 S
4 NT
North
Pass
Pass
East
3 C
4 C
South
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____ TopMain

5.

West
1 NT
4 D
North
Pass
Pass
East
3 S
4 NT
South
Pass

Are spades agreed? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

6.

West
1 S
4 D
North
Pass
Pass
East
3 NT
4 NT
South
Pass

Are spades agreed? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

7.

West
1 H
2 NT
4 H
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
2 C
4 C
4 NT
South
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

8.

West
1 NT
2 H
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 C
4 NT
South
Pass

Does 2 H show five? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____ TopMain

9.

West
1 D
1 NT
North
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
4 NT
South
Pass

Is 1 NT a natural bid? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

10.

West

4 C
North
3 H
Pass
East
3 NT
4 NT
South
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

11.

West
1 C
4 C
4 NT
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 NT
4 H
South
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

Is 4 NT Blackwood? _____

12.

West
1 S
2 NT
4 S
North
Pass
Pass
Pass
East
2 C
4 C
5 C
South
Pass
Pass

Is 4 C Gerber? _____

Is 5 C Gerber? _____ TopMain

Answers

 1.Yes
No
 2.No
Yes
 3.No
No
 4.No
No
 5.Yes
Yes
 6.No
No
 7.Yes
No
 8.No
No
 9.Yes
No
10.No
No
11.Yes
No
12.Yes
Yes
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