Academy A garden or grove near Athens (so named from the hero Academus), where Plato and his followers held their philosophical conferences; hence, the school of philosophy of which Plato was head.
(From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English)
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Select the level in the first column to solve it from the start or enter the desired number in the last column and press the tab key to go to a specific problem.
The recommended way to study is to solve these kind of problems during a half hour or one hour. It's the way they use it in Korea, every day. When you finish a level, you have to start again, 4 or 5 times.
Pierre Audouard, 2003-05-24
The source of these problems
These problems come from four Korean's books, popular in baduk academy, especially made to train young kids whom study to become dan level players. For those interested in purchasing the books we've included the ISBN numbers:
Originally there are no answers in these books. Gobase gives answers because there are people curious to know about baduk without a specific attention for their level or their strength. But if you want to improve: never go to read answers, try to understand by yourself... and if you want an advice on what you find, you can send me E-mail with your solution and then I will tell you if it's good or not.