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Poker![1]

  1. 1. POKER <ul><li>Sixto Garcia Barea </li></ul><ul><li>2º Bachillerato A/D </li></ul>
  2. 2. Topics <ul><li>History </li></ul><ul><li>Poker hand rankings </li></ul><ul><li>Variants </li></ul><ul><li>Texas Hold´em </li></ul><ul><li>Pokerstars </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Is a bet gameplay with hiden cards, or in some variants even all of them. </li></ul><ul><li>The winner is the one with the highest hand. </li></ul><ul><li>52 cards (A, K, Q, J, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2) </li></ul><ul><li>4 suits (club, spades, diamonds y hearts) </li></ul>
  4. 4. HISTORY
  5. 5. History <ul><li>New Orleans. 20 cards </li></ul><ul><li>Became famous thanks to the United States´ army. </li></ul><ul><li>First tournaments, after Poker World Series in 1970. First books about poker. </li></ul><ul><li>29th april 2010 accepted as Mind Sport by the W.M.S.G. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Kinds of hands Possibilities of obtaining all kind of hands: 1 in 649.739 hands 1 in 72.192 hands 1 in 4.164 hands 1 in 693 hands 1 in 508 hands 1 in 254 hands 1 in 46 hands 1 in 20 hands 1 in 2 hands Always
  7. 7. Poker Varieties
  8. 8. Varieties <ul><li>OPEN : </li></ul><ul><li>Omaha (4 hidden) </li></ul><ul><li>Texas Hold´em (2 hidden) </li></ul><ul><li>CLOSED: </li></ul><ul><li>5 Poker Draw (5 hidden) </li></ul>
  9. 9. Texas Hold´em
  10. 10. Texas Hold´em <ul><li>Pre-flop, Flop, River, Turn, Showdown. (only Texas Hold´em y Omaha, not 5 draw) </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Small Blind (SB), Big Blind (BB), Dealer (D) </li></ul>
  12. 12. Depending the kind of bet <ul><li>Fixed Limit </li></ul><ul><li>No Limit </li></ul><ul><li>Pot Limit </li></ul>
  13. 13. Pokerstars
  14. 14. Pokerstars <ul><li>Most important poker company. </li></ul><ul><li>Organises all kind of tournaments. </li></ul><ul><li>They can take place in casinos or by internet. </li></ul><ul><li>The application for computer is free. </li></ul><ul><li>You can play with real money. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) </li></ul><ul><li>At the Bahamas </li></ul><ul><li>Playoffs. All included </li></ul><ul><li>Final prize of 2.200.000 dolars </li></ul><ul><li>Harrison Gimbel winner of PCA 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Beated more than 1.500 players </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>His cards were 10 and 10. </li></ul><ul><li>His opponent had 8 and 8. </li></ul><ul><li>Flop (10, 6 y 2), Turn (8) y River (J) </li></ul><ul><li>So both had three of a kind, but Gimble had the highest. </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PO1k0t3-KCg </li></ul>
  18. 18. Conclusion <ul><li>Poker is a card game </li></ul><ul><li>Started in the USA </li></ul><ul><li>Shares betting rules with hand ranking </li></ul><ul><li>Two varieties: Open and Closed </li></ul><ul><li>Pokerstars biggest poker company </li></ul>
  19. 19. Any question?
  20. 20. Test
  21. 21. ·How many cards are there in a pack of poker cards? ·Which are the 4 suits?
  22. 22. · When was poker accepted as a mental game? · What is the name of the highest hand in poker?
  23. 23. END

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