Which piece may a chess player use for his initial move?

any
pawn only
pawn or knight
queen or king
At the initial po­si­tion, only pawns have open space to move. The knight is the only piece that can leap over other pieces, in­clud­ing pawns in the initial po­si­tion.

Answers distribution

any
pawn only
pawn or knight
queen or king
answers
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
23%
61%
3%
55
flagthe United States
13%
26%
60%
0%
23
flagthe Netherlands
20%
20%
60%
0%
10
flagPoland
8%
28%
59%
2%
2431
flagGermany
6%
28%
59%
6%
32
flagNorway
18%
25%
56%
0%
16

Gender

men60%
women55%
any
8%
9%
pawn only
28%
31%
pawn or knight
60%
55%
queen or king
2%
3%

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