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Here are some chess problems composed by Anonymous.
White Mates in 3.

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

a)
b1B5/1r2p3/kp2P3/1N6/1P2Q3/8/3K4/8 w - - 0 1
[ Kc3 Kxb5 Qc4+ ]

b)
8/3p4/3N2p1/2p3N1/2Pk4/5PQn/3K3P/6r1 w - - 0 1
[ Qxg1+ if Nxg1 f4 or if Ke5 Qxc5+ ]

c)
5R2/8/2k5/8/2KPp3/4B3/8/7b w - - 0 1
[ Rf7 if Kd6 (or Kb6 or B any) d5(+) ]

d)
4n3/K7/N2B4/pk1bP3/3R4/1P1P4/8/8 w - - 0 1
[ Rc4 Bxc4 dxc4+ Kc6 Nb8# ]

e)
8/K7/2p4Q/kp4R1/p2N3P/1p6/n7/2r5 w - - 0 1
[ Rxb5+ cxb5 Qxc1 Nxc1 Nc6# ]

Anonymous Problems, Part II. White Mates in 3.
a)
8/3p4/pQ1P4/4KPp1/P1pN2P1/2k5/1N1n4/4B3 w - - 0 1
[ Kf6 a5 Qb5 Kxd4 Qe5# ]

b)
2qN3n/8/2ppn2R/3k3N/b1Rp3b/3P1K2/5P2/7B w - - 0 1
[ Rxe6 if Bd1+ or Qxe6 Kf4+ ]

c)
5B1r/R3np2/3p4/3k2nq/8/1N1PQN2/8/K5b1 w - - 0 1
[ Nbd4 if Nc6 Qe5+ ]

d)
8/3Kp3/3pB2p/1p6/4k3/Q3B3/4ppN1/4b2b w - - 0 1
[ Qb3 if Bxg2 Bf5+ or if Ke5 Bd4+ ]

e)
7n/3R4/2pp1Qp1/3Np3/4k1B1/1N6/2K5/6bb w - - 0 1
[ Rf7 if Nxf7 Qxg6+ or if Kxd5 Qxd6+ ]

Anonymous Problems, Part III. White Mates in 3.
a)
7Q/1p5n/p2kB3/q1R5/pNpN4/6K1/8/2B5 w - - 0 1
[ Ba3 if c3 Rd5+ Ke7 Nbc6# or if Qxc5 Qb8+ ]

b)
1n3q2/8/6Q1/2Bpk3/3R4/4pp1n/K2P4/2b5 w - - 0 1
[ Rf4 if Qxf4 d4+ Qxd4 Bd6# ]

c)
2n3R1/6R1/1p2K3/2b1n3/5k1P/B2Pp3/4P1P1/1r4r1 w - - 0 1
[ Bxc5 bxc5 Rf8+ ]

d)
3R4/3QB3/1K3p1n/4k2p/2p1B2b/1p2pbpn/8/5r2 w - - 0 1
[ Re8 w/Bd6+ ]

e)
6b1/5p2/6nr/4p2p/K1k1N2R/2PNPQ2/2p1r3/2b5 w - - 0 1
[ Qf5 if Kxd3 Qd7+ or if Bxe3 Nb2+ or if Nf4 Nxe5+ ]

f)
rB1N4/3P1B1p/5p1k/8/p4pRK/1b5Q/8/2qr3n w - - 0 1
[ Bd5 if Bxd5 Qa3 Qxa3 Bxf4# ]

g)
8/2p3N1/6p1/5PB1/pp2Rn2/7k/P1p2K1P/3r4 w - - 0 1
[ Re3+ Kxh2 Bxf4+ ]


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