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November 2006 Quiz Answers and Discussion

 The winner was Hunter Smith.

Partner opens 2H and RHO bids 2S.  What do you bid?  Remember Partner has 6-10 Points 

  1. 1.    A 10 4 2      J 3         K J 9       10 9 3 2

 Answer – Pass -  you only have 9 points and you have four spades

  1.   A 10      ♥   J  5 3 2       K J 3 2       A K 9  

Answer – 4H – With 16 points and 4 Hearts, game should be bid 

  1.   A 10 4             A K J 10 9 7      10 5 3 2

 Answer – 3D – With no H support, don’t let the opponents play 2S

  1.   A J 10 4 3              K J 10 8       A Q 5 3

 AnswerDouble – You should be able to set 2 S

  1.   K 10 5       A J 10       Q 10 8       Q J 9 5

 Answer – 3H – You are just competing, to prevent them from playing 2S

  1.   A Q 3      ♥    Q          A J 9       K Q 10 4 3 2 

Answer – 3NT – You have points for game and stoppers in S, but with no H support