Exercise 4D50 by Richard Pavlicek
As South, answer each question about the play.
How many trump winners?
How many side winners?
After winning the K, what is the best play?
A. Win the A and ruff a club
B. Lead the 3 to your jack
C. Lead the 2 and finesse the queen
After winning the A, what is the best play?
A. Win the Q and ruff a heart; try to ruff all of dummys hearts
B. Win the K first then ruff hearts
C. Lead a club
After winning the A what is the best play?
A. Win K-A and ruff a spade
B. Win K, K-A, ruff a spade
C. Win K, K-A, ruff a diamond
After ruffing the first trick, what is the best play?
A. Win the Q and ruff a club; try to ruff all of dummys clubs
B. Win the Q then win K-A-Q
C. Win the Q-J then win K-A-Q
What is the best play? (Enemy clubs break 2-2)
A. Win the K and finesse the Q
B. Win the K, A and ruff a spade
C. Win the A and lead a diamond
A. Lead a club
B. Cash A-K, K-Q, diamond ruff, A-K and ruff a heart
C. Cash A-K then lead a club
© 1994 Richard Pavlicek