How to Play Poker
First, you are dealt five cards. The object of the game is to end up
with the highest-valued hand. From best to worst, hands are ranked in the
following order (from best hand to worst hand)
This is the best hand you can get in poker. A Royal Flush is composed
of 10, Jack, Queen, King and Ace, all of the same suit. It is also the hardest
hand to get.
A Straight Flush is comprised of any five cards in numerical order,
all of the same suit. Example: 3 4 5 6 7 8 (all must be the same suit.
They could all be hearts, diamonds, clubs or spades
Four of a Kind
Four cards of the same number. Example: 4 hearts, 4 clubs, 4
diamond and 4 of spades
Of the five cards in your hand, three must have the same number (any
suit) and the other two remaining cards must also be the same number.
Example: 3 of hears, three of diamonds, 3 of clubs(and your other two)
King of hearts and King of Clubs.
A Flush is when you have any 5 cards that are all the same
suit. Example: 5 of hearts, king of hearts, 2 of hearts and Ace of
Five cards in number order regardless of their suits. Example:
Example: 6 7 8 9 10 They could be a mix of any suit -hearts, diamonds,
clubs or spades
Three of a Kind
Three cards of the same numer and two random cards that are not a
pair. Example: 5 of clubs, 5 of hearts, 5 of spades and any other
Two sets of pairs, and another random card. Example 2 2 9 9 and any
One pair and three random cards. Example Queen of hearts, Queen of
Clubs and any other 3 cards