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POKER CHEAT SHEET:

 

POKER HAND RANKINGS:

 

Royal Flush:                  T, J, Q, K, A all of the same suit.

 

Straight Flush:               Five cards in a row all of the same suit, but not Ace high.

 

Four of a kind:              Four cards of the same rank e.g. KKKK.

 

Full House:                   Three cards of the same rank plus a pair e.g. KKKAA.

 

Flush:                           Five cards of the same suit, but not in a row.

 

Straight:                        Five cards in a row e.g. 5,6,7,8,9.

 

Three of a kind:            Three cards of the same rank e.g. KKK.

 

Two pair:                      Two pairs e.g. KKAA.

 

One pair:                      Any two cards of the same rank e.g. KK.

 

High card:                     If no-one has anything, the highest card wins aces count high.

 

BETTING OPTIONS:

 

FOLD:  end participation in the hand and forfeit any money already put into the pot.

 

CHECK: make no bet, but reserve the right to stay in the hand.  (You can only check if no-one else has already bet).

 

BET:  put money into the pot.  (The amount you can bet varies depending on the betting rules of the game).

 

CALL:  match a bet made by another player (or players) in order to stay in the hand

 

RAISE:  put extra money into the pot beyond the amount needed to "call".

 

POKER ODDS:

 

Odds of being dealt any particular hand in 5 cards:

 

Royal Flush:  0.0015 %

Straight Flush:  0.0015%

Four Of A Kind:  0.02%

Full House : 0.14%

Flush:  0.196%

Straight:  0.39%

Three Of A Kind:  2.13%

Two Pair:  4.75%

One Pair:  42.2%

Nothing (High Card only) :  50.1%

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