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Author:John McLeod
Description: Rules and information, including probabilities, about card and tile games. Indices by alphabetical order, classified by mechanism and by objective (including a list of children's games), arranged by country and the types of cards. Also, commercial, solitaire, and invented games; and general mechanics (basic rules, procedures and strategies) that apply to most or all card games. Rec.Gambling Frequently Asked Questions include probability tables of hands, house advantages, betting odds, and expected gain in units of percent of initial bet for games such as blackjack, craps, poker, and keno. Also, source code for your own fast poker hand evaluator software, in C with some Gnu C extensions.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Recreations, Fun for Kids, Reference Sources
Math Topics: Combinatorics, Permutations/Combinations, Probability/Statistics, Probability

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