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Wielding the Ax


Fill in the missing calls for West and East.

1. None Vul

S J 10 9 6 5
H A 8 3
D A K 2
C 4 3
TableS Q 8 3
H J 10 9 2
D 9 6 3
C A Q 8

West

_____

_____
North

1 NT
East

_____
South

Pass

2. N-S Vul

S J 2
H A Q 8
D K Q 9 6
C A 10 8 3
TableS Q 10 6 3
H J 10 7
D A 4 2
C 9 7 2

West

_____

_____
North

2 S
East

_____
South

Pass

3. E-W Vul

S A 2
H K J 9 3
D A K 9 5 4
C 3 2
TableS Q 8 6 4 3
H 5 2
D 10 3
C A Q 7 6

West

_____

_____
North

Pass

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

2 H

4. Both Vul

S A Q 8 7 5
H 4 3 2
D K Q 8 4 3
C
TableS 6 2
H K J 7 6
D J 10 5
C A 10 8 6

West

_____

_____
North

1 NT

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

TopMain 5. None Vul

S 3
H A 8 7
D K Q 9 6 5
C A Q 8 2
TableS K J 10 8 7 4
H Q 6 5
D 10 3 2
C 3

West

_____

_____

_____
North

Pass

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

2 C

Pass

6. N-S Vul

S A K J 8 3
H A 6 5 4
D 2
C J 9 7
TableS 10 7
H J 10 3
D K J 9 6 5
C A 8 2

West

_____

_____
North

2 D

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

7. E-W Vul

S 3
H A J 9 7
D A Q J 8
C A 10 9 3
TableS K 10 6 5
H Q 8 4
D 6 4 2
C J 6 5

West

_____

_____

_____
North

1 S

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

Pass

8. Both Vul

S A J 4 2
H K 9 4
D K J 10 9 7 6
C
TableS K 8 3
H Q 10 8
D A 5
C Q J 6 5 3

West

_____

_____

_____
North

2 C

Pass
East

_____

_____
South

Pass

Pass

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S 9
H A 8 4
D 8 7 6 3
C K J 10 9 7
TableS Q 10 8 7 5
H J 10 7
D Q 10 2
C 8 4

West



_____

_____
North

2 NT

3 D

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

3 C

3 NT

10. N-S Vul

S J 10 7 6
H 10 7 4
D 6 5 4
C Q 5 4
TableS 4 3
H A K 5
D K Q J 10 8
C A 8 2

West



_____
North

1 NT
East

_____
South

Pass

11. E-W Vul

S K Q J 9 7
H A 6 5 4
D
C 6 5 3 2
TableS 6 2
H J 10 9 8
D J 10 3 2
C Q 7 4

West



_____

_____
North

1 D

1 NT

Pass
East

_____

_____

_____
South

1 S

3 NT

12. Both Vul

S Q J 10 9 4
H 3
D J 9 7 6 4
C J 10
TableS A 8 5 3
H 9 6 4
D
C 9 7 6 5 3 2

West



_____

_____
North

1 D

4 H

6 H
East

_____

_____

_____
South

1 H

5 C

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Answers

1.1 SDbl
Pass

2.1 NTDbl
Pass

3.1 D1 S
DblPass

4.1 SDbl
2 DPass

5.1 D1 S
Dbl2 S
Pass

6.1 SPass
DblPass

7.1 DPass
Dbl1 NT
Pass

8.1 DPass
2 D3 NT
Pass

9.Pass
DblPass
PassPass

10.Dbl
Pass

11.Pass
PassPass
DblPass

12.Pass
PassPass
PassDbl

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