Whether it is useful to play chess?Originally game in chess was several another as we know it today, there were other rules, and even the number of players could reach four. If earlier chess was available to a narrow circle of rich people, then today the chessboard is in each house. To learn to play too will be not difficult. Various chess schools are open for people of any age. On chess the international competitions and local tournaments are held.
Game in chess is known for a long time. Most likely, game came to Europe from the East. It is a lot of games and entertainments got lost over time, but chess does not lose the relevance and today, being the real intellectual sport. On chess the international competitions, the championships, and at schools are held, parks and libraries there take place local tournaments both between adults, and between children.
Originally game in chess was several another as we know it today, there were other rules, and even the number of players could reach four.
Game in chess was considered as entertainment for elite earlier, people of small prosperity were not able to afford to buy a board with figures, and to learn to play and, at last, to find to themselves among the environment the partner for game was a task impracticable. And the working layer not especially had time.
People from the upper class of time and opportunities was have more. Chess was played by kings and rich misters Srednevekovya, during Modern times game receives the increasing popularity, in it there are those rules which we know and we apply today. Initially the figure a queen went only on diagonal and to only one cage, only then a queen, or the queen as still call this figure, began to possess widest “powers“ on the chess field. Perhaps in it there is something unambiguous, that is a hint on the fact that the queen often actually had more power in many royal families?
The queen according to some information means “the prime minister - the minister“, and here the parallel with advisers to monarchs creeps in too. Just as in life: if to read history, then it is possible to learn that ministers often ruled from - for backs of this or that king. But first, when the royalty was still strong, advisers did nothing without the knowledge of “administration“.
Game was close according to the hidden characteristics to the upper class, to ruling circles. Likely, therefore almost all kings, emperors and statesmen great and famous in the history were fond of game in chess. Charles the Great, Tamerlan, the cardinal Richelieu, Napoleon Bonaparte liked to play this game.
The interesting facts are connected with chess. In 1770 Hungarian Wolfgang von Kempelen created the peculiar chess computer representing a table and the mechanical Turk moving figures. Only half a century later it became clear that under a table during game the living person sat.
The most long game in chess in 1989 in Belgrade continued 20 hours 15 minutes in the course of which players I. Nikolic and G. Arsovich made 269 courses. And only the rule 50 - ti the courses did not allow game to proceed further and it ended with a draw.
In 1851 during tournament players just took and fell asleep, without having finished up to the end. After this embarrassment on the international tournaments entered obligatory existence of hourglasses, and then, at the end of the 19th century, during game used already special chess mechanical clock created by T. Wilson.
The American experts counted that after three courses from each party more than nine million positions are possible, and removed number of Shannon according to which the number of possible unique parties exceeds number of atoms in the visible Universe.
In the modern world game in chess is available to everything, people of any age and a social status. The undoubted advantage of game in chess consists in involvement during game of both hemispheres of a brain that provides simultaneous logical and abstract thinking. For this reason game in chess - fine training for a brain.
In addition, the person extremely concentrates the attention and improves memory. The amount of information, processed in short terms, helps to learn to concentrate, make quickly decisions and to think over the further courses, counting consequences from the actions and actions of the opponent.
For children it is very useful to play since early years chess. Absolutely unreliable persistently to raise future champion, but for development of intelligence, logical thinking, the correct perception, concentration of attention game is irreplaceable. Besides, game in chess teaches assiduity and patience that is very important for impatient children.
Playing chess, the child since the childhood learns to listen to the intuition, the sixth sense as still differently this phenomenon is called. Learns to foresee consequences, to bear responsibility for the actions, one wrong move in the true sense of the word - and game is lost. Skills, all acquired useful to development of intelligence, will help the child in the future even if he will not choose the chess player`s profession.
Of course, everything has the opposite side, and game in chess has the minuses. The long sitting position on a chair worsens a bearing, and as a result there are backbone diseases, oporno - the motive device and other troubles with health, inherent in people with a “sedentary“ profession. But there is always exit, it is possible to carry out the certain set of exercises recommended by experts in breaks in the course of game to rise to warm up, walk. Everything is reparable if to approach intelligently. Therefore pluses from occupations of game in chess, undoubtedly, outweigh minuses.
Try to interest the child in chess, perhaps, in the future from him the successful player will turn out. Even in case of rare occupations, harm from game in chess will not be, it will do only good to educational process at school, helping to solve complex problems and to master the difficult school program. And also will promote also character formation, cultivating the necessary qualities of responsibility and the weighed decision-making in important points on a course of life.