Stonewall Dutch Advanced
1.How does black start here?
2.What should black play here? What do we always have to prevent white from doing?
A.f5, always play the same thing
B.d5, we need to watch out for e4
C.Bb4, always pin the knight if possible
D.Nf6 we need to watch out for e4
3.What should black do here?
B.c6 and attack the center
D.Nf6 and after dxe6 d5, scoop the e6 pawn with LSB
4.What should black do here?
5.Do we pin the knight on c3 and transpose to a nimzo?
A.Yes, the nimzo is easier to play
B.Yes, but we still play the rest like a stonewall
C.No, keep the stonewall pure
D.No, now we have to play Be7
6.What should black play here?
A.Bd6, normal stonewall
B.c6 first, then Bd6
D.Ne4 because you want to play Ne4 as fast as possible
7.What should black do here?
8.What should black do here?
9.What do we do if white pushes c5?
A.Be7 and Ne4
B.Bc7 and try and break with b6
C.Bc7 and try and break with e5
D.Bc7 and Ne4
10.If white plays early Ba3 what do we do?
C.0-0 play normal stonewall
D.Qe7 to force the trade
11.If late b3 what should black do?
A.0-0 play normal stonewall
B.Ne4 take the outpost
C.b6, we need to fianchetto too
D.Qe7 to prevent Ba3
12.What should black do after Qc1?
13.What should black do after c5?
14.What should black do here?
A.Bxf4 white has bad pawn structure
C.0-0, let white capture
D.Ne4 if Bxd6 Nxd6
15.What should black do here?
16.Do we go b6 or Nbd7 first?
A.Nbd7, develop your minor pieces first
B.Nfd7, we're trying to play on the queenside
C.b6, we need to prevent c5
D.b6 Bb7, we need to protect c6 before Nbd7
17.Do we capture the knight on e5?
A. No, it gives white a strong pawn on e5
B.No, we play Ba3 to trade bishops
C.Yes, the pawn on e5 is weak
D.Yes, trading is fun and as a bonus it makes my coach mad
18.What is the problem for black here?
A.Line of fire, Nxc6
B.Line of fire,Nf7 white gets bishop pair
C.Line of fire, Nxd7
D.f3 white is going to push e4
19.What should Black watch out for here?
A.The pin, Nxd5
C.Nd2 and f3
D.Ne5 white takes the center
20.What do we do if white holds off on Nf3?
A.Same plan d5,c6, Bd6
B.Similar plan d5,c6,Be7
C.c5 attack the center
D.Bb4+ Nh3 is annoying
21.What is the plan if Nc3?
A.Ne4 put pressure on the knight
B.0-0 take the knight when the knight could move away
C.Capture on c3 and then castle
D.d5 and make it a stonewall
22. What should black do now?
A.d6,Nc6 and try to push e5
B.b6,Bb7 and challenge their bishop
C.d5, c6 and make it a stonewall
D.Ne4 and take the center
23. What does black do if Bd2?
24. What is the plan for black now?
A.Ne4 take the center
B.e5 take the center
C.Nc6 then take the center
D.c6 and make it a Stonewall
25.If Nxd2 what should black do now?
B.d5 and make it a Stonewall
C.0-0,d6,Nc6 and push e5
D.0-0,Qe7, and try to push e5
26. If white blocks with Nd2 what should black do?
A.d5,c6 make it a Stonewall
B.0-0 then d5 and make it a stonewall
C.c5 attack the center
D.Ne4 attack the pinned piece
27. Why do we wait to push d5?
A.Always castle first
B.We need white to commit to where his knight is going
C.We don't push d5 we push d6
D.We only push d5 if white pushes a3
28.What should black do here?
A.Be7 and 0-0
C.c6 keep it a stonewall
D. d4 and take the center
29.What does black do here?
30. What should black do here?
A.c5 and then a6
B.c5 followed by Nc6
C.Nc6 and try to push e5
D.Bc5 and then a6
31.What does black do if Nbd2?
32.What do we do if white starts with d3?
A.Bd6 to push e5
B.c5 and push d4
C.Nc6 to push e5
D.Be7 transpose to other Catalan lines
33.What should black do if a4?
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