Test yourself with 6 puzzles on how pawns move.

6 Chess Puzzles On Pawns

Read below and then write your answer naming the square (or squares) where the White pawn (or pawns) should move.

Remember, White play going up and Black going down.

(example: in Q1, the answer is: pawn moves to e4)

Chess puzzles with pawns


  1. Q1: pawn moves to a4
  2. Q2: pawn moves to b4
  3. Q3: pawn moves to b7
  4. Q4: pawn moves to h5
  5. Q5: 2 pawns can move one square, to c5 and g4
  6. Q6: 2 pawns can move one square, to a3 or h6