Outmarting the blackjack system
If you are a blackjack player, you probably know that by just applying basic
knowledge and strategy, you can almost even the odds with the casino. However, what
you may not know is that there are various methods that you can use to give you an actual
advantage over the casino!
To understand winning and losing, just keep in mind these two basic concepts:
** 1) If the majority of the remaining cards in the deck are high cards (10’s or face
cards), then you have better odds of winning
** 2) If the majority of the remaining cards in the deck are low cards (cards lower than
7), then the casino has better odds of winning
Additionally, keep in mind that if there are many aces remaining in the deck, then
you will have an advantage over the casino. In contrast, if there are many fives (5’s)
remaining in the deck, then the casino has an advantage over you.
The goal to win at blackjack at the casinos is to become talented at recognizing
exactly when you have the advantage over the casino, and when the casino has an
advantage over you. With this knowledge, you can place your bets accordingly to how
good of a chance you have at winning during that particular situation.
It will require a great deal of knowledge and experience in statistics and
probability to completely understand the odds of blackjack. However, to put generalize
everything in simple terms for the reader to understand: