How to set up a chess board



For White

  • Place a white rook on square a1 and h1.
  • Place a white knight on square b1 and g1.
  • Place a white bishop on square c1 and f1.
  • Place the white queen on square d1.
  • Place the white king on square e1.
  • The white pawns go on squares a2,b2,c2,d2,e2,f2,g2 and h,2

For Black

  • Place a black rook on square a8 and h8.
  • Place a black knight on square b8 and g8.
  • Place a black bishop on square c8 and f8.
  • Place a black queen on square d8.
  • Place a black king on square e8.
  • The black pawns go on squares a7,b7,c7,d7,e7,f7,g7 and h7.


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