October 2006 Quiz Answers and Discussion
The winner was Lauren Pinion, who got all nine correct. Three entrants tied for second place with 8/9 correct: Riley Pinion, Tage Kelkar and Priscilla Kim.
A. Partner opens 1S. What do you bid?
Answer – 3S, you have 11 points a limit raise
Answer – 2H, you have 13 points enough for game force bid
Answer – 1NT, you have 9 points
B. Partner opens 1 D. What do you bid?
Answer – 1H, with 2 - 4 card majors you bid hearts
Answer – 1NT, no 4 card major, 6-9 points
Answer – 2NT, no 4 card major, 10-12 points
C. Partner opens 1 NT. What do you bid? You play stayman and transfers
Answer – 2C, with 4 card majors and 13 points, looking for best game
Answer – 2NT, invite to game with 9 points
Answer – 2D, Transfer to Hearts, looking to pass on next bid