Test Your Stayman

The Stayman convention is used to locate 4-4 major suit fit after partner opens 1NT. It is one of the oldest and most widely used conventions. Not familiar with Stayman?  Click here to find out how it works before taking the quiz.

Your partner opens the bidding 1NT. What do you respond with each of the following hands?

    1. ♠K Q 5 4    A 9 8    3 2    ♣ J 9 8 4
      Pass     2♣    2NT    2♠
      Answer
    2. ♠K 5 3 2    9 4 3    9 7 6 5    ♣ Q 2
      Pass     2♣    2NT    2♠
      Answer
    3. ♠ Q 4    A J 9 4    Q 3 2    ♣ 10 8 4 3
      Pass     2♣    2NT    2
      Answer
    4. ♠A K Q 4    K J 10 2    A J 5 2   ♣ 9
      NT    2♣    2   3NT
      Answer
    5. ♠9 5 4    J 9    A 5 3    ♣ K Q 9 7 6
      Pass     2♣    3NT    2
      Answer
    6. You open 1NT, partner responds with Stayman. What do you bid with the following:

    7. ♠A K 8 7    K 10 7 2    A 6    ♣ Q J 10
      2     2♠    2NT    3NT
      Answer
    8. ♠A K 2    9 7 5    K Q 4    ♣ A 10 8 2
      Pass     2    2NT    2♠
      Answer
    9. ♠9 8 7 2    A 2    A J 8    ♣ K Q J 2
      2     2    2NT    2♠
      Answer
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