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I’ll Second That!

The underlined card (assume a spade) is led by declarer (from dummy or hand) at trick two in 3 NT.
As East or West (second hand), answer each question.

1. 3 NT10 6 2
TableQ 5 4
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the two were led?

2. 3 NT10 9 2
TableJ 8 7
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the two were led?

3. 3 NTQ 8 2
TableK J 5
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the eight were led?

4. 3 NT9 2
TableQ 7 3
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the two were led?

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5. 3 NT5 3
TableJ 10 8 2
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if leading this suit?

6. 3 NTJ 10 8
TableK 9 3
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the 10 were led?

7. 3 NT9 8 6
TableK 10 3
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if the six were led?

8. 3 NTQ J 9 8
TableK 3
North leads

What is your play?

What would you play if you held K-10-3?

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9. 3 NTA 4 3
Q 9 5Table
South leadsJ

What is your play?

What would you play if the 10 were led?

10. 3 NTA J 8 2
K 6 4Table
South leads10

What is your play?

What would you play if the queen were led?

11. 3 NTA 4 3
J 7 2Table
South leads10

What is your play?

What would you play if the nine were led?

12. 3 NTK 4 3
A Q 2Table
South leadsJ

What is your play?

What would you play if the eight were led?

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