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What is the connection between chess and intelligence?

Asked by I. Klose, Last updated: Feb 05, 2021

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E. Austin

E. Austin

E. Austin
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Answered Mar 11, 2019

Intelligence plays a significant role in determining chess skills and cognitive ability. It has been demonstrated that smart, mature, children are the ones who are more inclined to master the game. There is also a significant connection between chess and mathematics. The game involves set theory, patterns, and algebra. Chess plays a unique dual purpose in developing skills and utilizing thinking strategies.

Intelligence plays a significant role in determining chess skills and cognitive ability. It has
Chess is a game that involves numerous calculations. It includes the comparative value of pieces, number squares that can be moved, the patterns in which they move, as well as higher-order thinking which involves prediction, planning, and analysis. Strong grandmasters are expected to have an IQ of at least 160 plus.

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