# SnapbackProblem41/ Solution

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fractic: Black should start with . If White plays she can't save all her stones. After black either captures the three white stones inside or the two at the bottom in a snapback.

fractic: is a stronger resistance but forcing is a clever move.

The end result

fractic: finishes it off. White can't play at a because of snapback.

Possible alternative to previous suggested ending

Iz?: I am a complete amateur, but why not , forcing , followed by , forcing to live and ending in sente? What is it that I am missing here? .

Two eyes

Bill: Instead of connecting with in the above diagram, Black simply captures three White stones at 5 ( in this diagram). That leaves Black with two eyes, as this diagram shows. :)

Iz: Thank you. I was looking at the problem the wrong way. It is an example of double snapback not just a problem for black to end up in a superior or even position (which he clearly does not).

SnapbackProblem41/ Solution last edited by Malcolm on June 23, 2009 - 10:55