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How Many Spades?


Answer each question about the bidding sequences shown.

1.

West
1 C
North
Pass
East
1 S
South

Is 1 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

2.

West
1 S
North
Pass
East
2 S
South

Is 2 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

3.

West
1 D
North
Pass
East
1 NT
South

Is 1 NT forcing? _____

Maximum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

4.

West
1 S
North
Pass
East
2 NT
South

Is 2 NT forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____ TopMain

5.

West
1 NT
North
Pass
East
2 S
South

Is 2 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

6.

West
1 NT
North
Pass
East
3 S
South

Is 3 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

7.

West
1 NT
North
Pass
East
4 S
South

Is 4 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

8.

West
1 S
2 S
North
Pass
Pass
East
2 C
3 S
South
Pass

Is 3 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____ TopMain

9.

West
1 C
2 S
North
Pass
Pass
East
1 S
3 S
South
Pass

Is 3 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

10.

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

Is 4 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

11.

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

Is 2 S forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____

12.

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

Is 3 NT forcing? _____

Minimum spade length _____

Point range _____ to _____ TopMain

Answers

 1.Yes
4
6?
 2.No
3
610
 3.No
3
610
 4.Yes
2
1316
 5.No
5
17
 6.Yes
5
10?
 7.No
6
1014
 8.No
2
1112
 9.No
4
1112
10.No
4
1317
11.No
2
610
12.No
4
1014
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