# Card Games

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## How many face cards are in a deck of 52 cards?

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A deck of 52 cards contains 12 face cards. Face cards are those with a king, queen or jack on them. Since there are four suits and each suit contains one of each type of face card, there are four kings, four queens and four jacks in a deck.

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• #### Q:What are the dimensions of a standard playing card?

A: There are two versions of the standard playing card: the bridge size and the poker size. The bridge size is narrower than the poker size. A poker size card is 2.5 inches wide by 3.5 inches tall. A bridge size card is 2.25 inches wide by 3.5 inches tall.
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• #### Q:How do you keep score in Uno?

A: In Uno, points are given to the player who first rids herself of all cards. The amount of points given depends on the amount and type of cards remaining in her opponents' hand. The first player to 500 points is the winner.
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• #### Q:What do the suits in a deck of cards represent?

A: The suits in a deck of cards represent different stations in society in 15th-century France. In the 1480s, these particular symbols were introduced in playing cards. Before that, cups, swords, batons and coins were popular. They were replaced by bells, acorns, hearts and leaves, which were green and red.
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• #### Q:What different card suits are used all over the world?

A: In the United States we are accustomed to card suits used on traditional French card decks: hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades. However, when playing cards were given to Europeans by Egyptians, their decks used cups, coins, swords and polo-sticks for their suits. As card games spread over Europe, different suits were adopted.
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• #### Q:Which card games can be played alone?

A: Several card games can be played alone. Almost all single-player card games are a variation of the classic game solitaire. These variations include klondike, calculation solitaire, spider solitaire, golf solitaire, free cell solitaire, la belle Lucie and pyramid solitaire.
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• #### Q:How do you play Omaha poker?

A: Omaha poker is a variation of Texas Hold 'Em. It only requires a standard deck of playing cards and more than one player to play.
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• #### Q:Who do the face cards represent?

A: The face cards in a deck of 52 playing cards represent royalty as depicted by French designs in the Middle Ages, according to Bicycle Cards. The French imported four-suited decks from Central Asia and created simple designs based on various historical figures. The king of hearts represented Charlemagne; the king of diamonds, Julius Caesar; king of clubs, Alexander the Great; and the king of spades, King David of the Bible.
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• #### Q:How many clubs are in a deck of cards?

A: There are 13 clubs in a standard 52-card deck of playing cards. There are also 13 diamonds, 13 hearts and 13 spades.
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• #### Q:What is the average size of a playing card?

A: The standard dimensions of playing cards are 2.25 x 3.5 inches for bridge cards and 2.5 x 3.5 inches for poker cards. According to the International Organization of Standards (ISO) specifications, a poker playing card is equal to B8 size.
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• #### Q:What are some fun two-person card games?

A: Some fun two-person card games include Gin Rummy, Spit and Crazy Eights. These card games are simple, quick to play and accessible to players of all skill levels.
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• #### Q:How to play solitaire with real cards?

A: To play solitaire with cards, build the playing board by laying out seven different piles of cards along a horizontal row. Then, begin the foundation row and attempt to win the game by playing the cards on the board and the cards in your stockpile. This game takes about 15 to 30 minutes to play.
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• #### Q:How many red cards are in a deck of playing cards?

A: There are 26 red cards in the standard 52 card deck. The red cards are the diamond and heart suits, and the black cards are the club and spade suits.
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• #### Q:How many aces are in a deck of cards?

A: Each deck of cards contains four aces. There is one ace for each suit: clubs, diamonds, hearts and spades. The ace of clubs and the ace of spades are black, and the ace of diamonds and the ace of hearts are red.
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• #### Q:How do you set up solitaire?

A: Traditional solitaire, or Klondike solitaire, is set up with seven piles of cards arranged horizontally. The first pile has one card, the second has two, the third has three, and so on. After the seven piles are dealt, the top card of each is turned over.
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• #### Q:Can you call a re-deal in a game of Spades if you don't have any spades?

A: It is possible for a player to call a "misdeal" if a dealt hand does not contain any spades. This request leads to the same dealer dealing out another hand to each player.
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• #### Q:How many face cards are in a deck of 52 cards?

A: A deck of 52 cards contains 12 face cards. Face cards are those with a king, queen or jack on them. Since there are four suits and each suit contains one of each type of face card, there are four kings, four queens and four jacks in a deck.
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• #### Q:How many cards are there in a tarot pack?

A: There are 78 cards in a standard tarot pack. There are 22 major arcana cards and 56 minor arcana cards. The minor arcana cards are divided equally among four suits, usually swords, pentacles, wands and cups.
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• #### Q:What are the rules of cribbage?

A: The object of cribbage is to be the first to score 61 or 121 points. A special board is required to play the game, and it is usually played by either two people or two teams of two in competition.
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• #### Q:How many spades are in a 52-card deck?

A: There are 13 spades in a 52-card deck of standard playing cards. Each card in the deck is part of one of four suits: spades, hearts, diamonds or clubs. Spades and clubs are black, while diamonds and hearts are red.
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• #### Q:Can you play Crazy Craft alone?

A: As of 2015, "Crazy Craft" consists of a pack of over 63 modifications for "Minecraft," and it is suitable for single players as well as multiple players. Crazy Craft's modifications include various "Minecraft" mods, such as the Orespawn Mod, Transformers Mod and the Tardis Mod.
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• #### Q:What is the cheat for domino in "Yu-Gi-Oh Reshef of Destruction"?

A: The only way to get infinite domino in Yu-Gi-Oh! Reshef of Destruction is by using an Action Replay and entering c89926c5 or 87112a1a. Domino is the term for the money used in the game.
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