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To Bid or Not To Bid


As South, enter your call at each turn.

1. None Vul

Table
S 2
H A Q 9 3 2
D A 9 8 4
C J 7 3

West



1 S
North



2 H
East



2 S
South

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2. N-S Vul

Table
S A K 9 7 6
H 8 2
D A 6 3
C K 9 5

West



Pass

3 D
North



2 S

Pass
East



Pass

Pass
South

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3. E-W Vul

Table
S A Q 9 8 7 3
H A 8 2
D K 8 3
C 2

West



2 C

4 C
North



2 S

Dbl
East



3 C

Pass
South

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4. Both Vul

Table
S K Q 10 8 7
H A K J 7 2
D 3
C 4 3

West



Pass

3 D
North



1 NT

Pass
East



2 D

Pass
South

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5. None Vul

Table
S 7
H A Q 8 7 4
D 10 8 6 5 4 3
C 3

West



4 S
North

1 H

Pass
East

1 S

Pass
South

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6. N-S Vul

Table
S A 8
H A K 8 6 2
D K Q 4
C K 8 3

West



1 S

4 S
North



2 H

Pass
East



2 S

Pass
South

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TopMain 7. E-W Vul

Table
S 4 3
H 4 3
D A K J 9 4 3
C A 8 4

West



Pass

2 H
North



1 S

Pass
East



Dbl

Pass
South

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8. Both Vul

Table
S A Q 10 7 4
H K 10 8
D 4 3
C K 9 2

West



2 D
North



2 S
East

1 D

3 D
South

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_____

9. None Vul

Table
S K Q 9 7 2
H 4 3
D J 10 8
C 5 4 2

West



Pass

Dbl
North

1 D

2 S

Pass
East

Pass

Pass

3 H
South

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_____

10. N-S Vul

Table
S
H 3 2
D A K 10 8 4 3
C K Q 9 8 4

West



1 S
North



Pass
East



4 S
South

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11. E-W Vul

Table
S Q 10 4
H 4
D Q 9 8 7 2
C A 7 5 2

West



5 H
North

2 S

Pass
East

4 H

Pass
South

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12. Both Vul

Table
S Q 8 4 3
H A 9 7 6 3
D 9 2
C 8 3

West

1 D

3 D
North

1 S

Pass
East

2 D

Pass
South

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Answers

1.1 H
3 H

2.1 S
Pass
Pass

3.1 S
3 D
Pass

4.1 S
2 H
3 H

5.4 H
5 H

6.1 H
4 H
Dbl

7.1 D
2 D
Pass

8.1 S
Pass

9.1 S
Pass
3 S

10.1 D
5 C

11.4 S
Pass

12.2 S
3 S

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