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A fine test for those who dare face the facts
Charles Goren
December 24, 1962
Unlike most year-end examinations, my bridge quiz is all in fun, and you can even take violent exception to the answers if you choose. But being a stern teacher, I must warn you that if you don't score 45 your game requires first aid. A total between 45 and 55 suggests you merely need a few reminders; with a 55 to 70 you will win in almost any company; a 70 entitles you to boast; and 80 or more means you took the test only to see how good I am
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December 24, 1962

A Fine Test For Those Who Dare Face The Facts

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Unlike most year-end examinations, my bridge quiz is all in fun, and you can even take violent exception to the answers if you choose. But being a stern teacher, I must warn you that if you don't score 45 your game requires first aid. A total between 45 and 55 suggests you merely need a few reminders; with a 55 to 70 you will win in almost any company; a 70 entitles you to boast; and 80 or more means you took the test only to see how good I am

1 North-South vulnerable, and as South you hold:

[Ace of Spades]
[King of Spades]
[5 of Spades]
[Ace of Hearts]
[King of Hearts]
[3 of Hearts]
[Ace of Clubs]
[9 of Clubs]
[8 of Clubs]
[4 of Clubs]
[9 of Diamonds]
[3 of Diamonds]
[2 of Diamonds]

SOUTH

1 NT
?

WEST
PASS

NORTH
2 [Club]

EAST
2 [Diamond]

What do you bid now?

2 Both sides are vulnerable, and as South you hold:

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