Forum for Beginner Exercise 149
alternative bad play for white [#3495]
126.96.36.199: alternative bad play for white
(2017-02-21 10:24) [#10910]
I guess this (diagram 1) isn't the best way for white to play, but it was the first way I mis-solved the problem and I thought making connections around the loop looked cute:
Though white would play 6 at a and live instead.
Diagram 2 seems to be the reason why connecting on the second move isn't best/necessary for white: