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When and HOW the game of CHESS was INVENTED....?

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Asked by Daddy, 24 Jan '12 04:01 pm
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Hundreds and hundreds of years ago there was a King in India who loved to play games. But he had gotten bored of the games that were present at the time and wanted a new game that was much more challenging. He commissioned a poor mathematician who lived in his kingdom to come up with a new game. After months of struggling with all kinds of ideas the mathematician came up with the game of Chaturanga. The game had two armies each lead by a King who commanded the army to defeat the other by capturing the enemy King. It was played on a simple 8x8 square board. The King loved this game so much that he offered to give the poor mathematician anything he wished for. "I would like one grain of rice for the first square of the board, two grains for the second, four grains for the third and so on doubled for each of the 64 squares of the game board" said the mathematician. "Is that all?" asked the King, "Why don't you ask for gold or silver coins instead of rice grains". "The rice should be suffi ...more
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Answered by Nauty, 24 Jan '12 04:02 pm

 
  
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I dongt know coz i didnt invent it
Answered by nahu khan, 24 Jan '12 04:01 pm

 
  
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