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a poker variant in which each player receives two cards (hole cards) that are dealt face down to each player and then five community cards are placed face-up by the dealer.
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NLHE refers to the no-limit variant of Texas Hold 'Em
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played against remote opponents using software.
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Tournaments refer to poker games where players play until they run out of chips, with the last person having chips being the winner, the second to last taking second place, and so-on. There is no dir…
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generally based on mathematical principals to define the theory.
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Rules about all poker game types such as cash games, tournaments etc.
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the application of various betting options (check, bet, raise, call, fold) and amounts to achieve a desired result.
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Cash games refer to poker games where chip values correlate directly to money. They can generally be bought into at any time, and cashed out of at any time.
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poker that is played in person, whether in a casino or a home game.
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an account of a single hand of poker up to a certain decision point. They should include as much information as possible, and should not include information about the hand past the…
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Odds refer to a ratio. This can take many forms - 2 examples are pot odds, which is the ratio of the amount in the pot vs. the amount to call, and implied odds, which is the ratio of the amount you t…
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Computational mathematics for understanding odds and other playing percentages
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A game played with a no-limit betting structure allows each player to raise the bet by any amount up to his entire remaining stake at any time (subject to the table stakes rules and any other rules ab…
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Pre flop refers to the period of time in a flop game (such as Texas Hold'Em or Omaha) before the community cards are dealt. It consists of the posting of any blinds or antes, the dealing of the cards…
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The process of studying and practicing poker in order to improve one's skill.
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Software tools to help players with player tracking, bankroll accounting, game simulations etc.
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Betting all chips at a betting round in a no limit game
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Betting position refers to betting/playing strategies based on table position in relationship to the player who is currently the dealer.
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No-Limit Variant; 100bb = ($)200. Currency is (Variable).
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The study of words or phrases that have specific and established meanings in the context of poker.
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Questions about all poker software.
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a series of poker tournaments held internationally. It was founded in Las Vegas, Nevada (1970).
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deals with computing probabilities for many commonly occurring events in the game of poker
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Heads up refers to play between 2 players. A hand can start heads up, or it can become heads up when all but 2 players fold.
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Private games hosted outside casinos, typically in a host's residence. Table rules, stakes, and pay quality will vary wildly. Questions may involve hosting, blind structures, game styles, amateur tour…
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rules of proper behavior in a game.
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The cards that a player receives from the dealer in the first round (e.g. pre-flop), without taking into account the community cards or the drawed cards (in the case of Draw poker variant).
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Questions about poker books and references to specific tactics, strategies and rules advocated in the book.
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a facility which houses and accommodates certain types of gambling activities.
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Bankroll management refers to balancing the amount used to play individual poker sessions against the total amount in a bankroll to maintain an acceptable risk of ruin.
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In probability theory, the expected value (or EV or expectation) of a random variable is the weighted average of all possible values that this random variable can take on.
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Forced bets before a hand of play that entices players to stay in a hand.
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The best cards that determine what the poker hand is. Or the cards in ones possession that work with community cards. Such as saying my starting hand was AK in Texas Hold'em.
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Questions about psychology in poker.