Chess and Checker Board [Beginner]

This is a beginner level project it requires basic level arithmetic and reading skills.

Saw (preferably a table saw)
Bar clamps
Wood glue
Orbital sander
Framing square
Light and dark wood (enough to make four 2 x 20-inch strips, 3/4-inch thick, in each color)

The Cost of the project including tools is $_______

The Cost of the project excluding tools is $_______

The basic and skills for the project are __________ and ____________

The project was created by Doug Mahoney at Popular Mechanic

The project may be found here How to Build a Chess and Checkerboard