### Here are some chess problems composed by G E Carpenter. White Mates in 3.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your cursor from one bracket to the other.

a)
8/1B6/7Q/4k3/8/8/1K3P2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Bg2 if Kf5 f4 if Kd4 Qd6+ ]

b)
7N/4K1kp/4R2N/8/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1
[ Re5 if Kxh6 or Kxh8 Nf7+ ]

c)
7K/4p3/8/8/3k1B2/1Q6/6B1/8 w - - 0 1
[ Bc7 if e6 Bc6 or if Kc5 Bb6+ ]

d)
8/2pk4/2NN4/5K2/8/8/2Q5/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qb3 if Kxc6 Nb7 or if Kxd6 Qc4 ]

e)
2N5/3RBk1K/1N6/8/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1
[ Rd4 if Ke8 (or Ke6) Re4(+) ]

f)
8/8/2K2N2/5Pk1/3Q4/3P4/7P/8 w - - 0 1
[ Nh5 if Kxf5 Qg7 or if Kxh5 h4 or if Kh6 Qg4 ]

G E Carpenter Problems, Part II. White Mates in 3.
a)
8/2p5/8/2p5/N1k1K3/8/1Q6/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qb1 c6 Kf5 ]

b)
8/8/NR6/k7/N7/8/1P6/1K6 w - - 0 1
[ Rb7 w/Nc5+ ]

c)
6Q1/4K3/8/8/8/3NkP2/8/4B3 w - - 0 1
[ Nf4 if Kxf4 Qg4+ or if Kxf3 Bd2 or if Kd4 Qd5+ ]

d)
8/5Kp1/7P/5k2/3R4/7N/6P1/8 w - - 0 1
[ Ng1 if gxh6 g4+ or if Kg5 (or Ke5) Nf3+ ]

e)
8/Q7/K7/3Bk3/7P/1P2N3/8/8 w - - 0 1
[ Nf5 if Kxf5 (or Kf6) Qg7(+) or if Kxd5 Qe7 or if Kf4 Qe3+ ]

f)
K7/8/2R1N3/3k4/4R3/8/4BB2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Be1 if Kxe4 Rc5 or if Kxc6 Rd4 ]

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