Essential poker math

Texas Holdem is a math based game – luckily, the essential math principles are easy to understand once explained properly.

Blockers

Blockers – The math

How do blockers affect combos? You have 2 known cards in your hand – therefore your opponents cannot have these in there hand. These cards could be blockers to key hands in your opponent’s range. This information can be crucial. If you think you know it all, try UnfairPoker.com’s interactive combinatorics and probability quiz, which …

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Combinatorics and probability

Combinatorics and probability – Simplified

Introduction What’s the probability of getting dealt, or your opponent holding, a particular hand/range? Use combinatorics, and probability to answer these questions. If you think you know it all, try UnfairPoker.com’s interactive combinatorics and probability quiz, which will give you instant feedback. There are 1,326 different starting hands you could be dealt (assuming the order …

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