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It is important to give the definition of a few terms that are used in this page:


The board has four quarters. Each quarter has six (6) Points (have the shape of a triangle), where the checkers can lie on.

Base Area

This is the area where the checkers start from. The quarter that this space belongs to is called the Base Area and it is the first quarter.

Inner Table or Inner Board

This is the quarter that all the checkers need to be in, before the player can start to bearing them off. Since the Base Area is the first quarter, the Inner Table is the fourth quarter.