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(No. 122: Aug. 24, 1998)



Elementary level: Answer

Black 1 is a Tesuji to utilize White's
shortage of liberties. If White 2, Black 3
captures White's three stones in a Snapback.





Elementary level: Variation

If White 2, Black 3 captures the four White stones.





Elementary level: Wrong Answer

Black 1 is wrong. Any White stones cannot be captured.






Intermediate level: Answer

Black 1 is crucial to live. If White plays 2 to 4,
Black 3 and 5 capture the White stones in a Snapback.





Intermediate level: Wrong Answer

Black 1 is wrong. White 2 and 4 kill Black unconditionally.






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