The game of craps


Craps is a gambling game that comes from ÉUnited States and which is played with two dés. It is a fast, fun and déreading. It seems first of all complicatedé, but in fact he is veryès simple. It only takes a few minutes to understand the rèbasic rules.

In craps, we considerèD :

  • that is to say the total of the points of the dés,
  • either particular figuresères (the crapshards ways, the 11th and 7th)

The sum of the faces of the dés which make 4, 5, 6, 8, 9 and 10 are calledés « points ».

  • Tea craps (« déchets ») : désign a total of which there is only one wayère getting it : (2 = 1 + 1), (3 = 1 + 2), (12 = 6 + 6)
  • Tea hard ways are doubles (2 + 2), (3 + 3), (4 + 4), (5 + 5) except doubles 1 and 6 which are craps
  • the 11th (pass) can not êbe obtained only in one wayèD : 6 + 5 = 5 + 6
  • The 7 (natural) is the total that can êbe obtained the greatest number of times of façons difféannuities : (4 + 3), (2 + 5), (1 + 6) but also (3 + 4), (5 + 2) and (6 + 1), i.e. one chance in six in total

Craps gives players the opportunity to bet according to the réresult of one or more throws of dés. It is a game that is played in several phases. Certain types of bets are possible in dégame goal while others are only goal during the game.


On the first throw (the throw " Come out " or throw dégo), the shooter tries toéestablish a point with one of the following numbers : 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10. If the shooter rolls a 7 or an 11, the bet is paid.ée à égalité. If the shooter rolls a 2, 3 or 12, the stake is lost. If the thrower throws a point, we go to the next stage où the thrower must throw the m againême numéro before reaching 7.

Several kinds of bets can be êbe made à Table from Craps:

The bet " Pass " or pass bet. This is the bet that the pitcher will throw a 7 or an 11 when throwing déshare or that the launcher will take stock.

The bet " Don't Pass " (do not pass). It is the oppositeé of the Pass bet. This bet is made against the pitcher and wins if craps (2, 3 or 12) is launchedé when throwing déleaves or if the launcher does noténot ussit à take stock. If a 12 is rolledé, the bet country à égalité.

The bet of " Come " (Coming). This bet is similar to Pass bet, but does not need toêbe done on the throw of dégo. It aims to allow players who come from join the table to take part immédiatement à the action, instead of having to wait for the pitcher to make or miss the point !

The bet " Don't come " (Not come). Again, this bet is similar to the Don't Pass bet, but is not made on the toss of dégo.

The bet " Odds ", on Probabilityés. It is an extra betémentary made on a Pass, Don't Pass, Come bet, Con't Come qui a déjà été taken. The bets on Probabilityés cannot êbe taken only when the point a été éestablished. The advantage of a bet on Probabilityés is that it is paidé if the probabilitiesés are correct.

The bet " Win ", or Winning bet. This bet can êbe done on the numberséfollowing ros: 4,5,6,8,9,10. It's a bet that the numberéro désigné will be throwné BEFORE a 7.

The bet " Loose ", or Loser bet. This bet can êbe done on the numberséfollowing ros: 4,5,6,8,9,10. It's a bet that the 7th will be launchedé BEFORE the numberéro désigné.

The bet " Field ", of Champ. It's a bet on the résultat of the next throw. He country à égalité if one of the numberséros 3, 4, 9, 10 or 11 is launchedé and à 2 against 1 if a 2 or a 12 is launchedé.

The bet of " Hardway ". This bet can êbe done on the numberéro 4, 5, 8 or 10. It is a bet that the numberéro désigné will be launchedé in duplicate BEFORE a 7 AND before let it be launchedé in another combination.

All Seven . This bet pay à 4 to 1 if a 7 is rolledé on the next round. Any Craps This bet pays 8 to 1 (4 to 1) if a 2, 3 or a 12 is launchedé in the next round.

tea " Craps Twelve ". This bet pays 30 to 1 if a 2 is launchedé on the next round. Craps Twelve This bet pays 30 against 1 if a 12 is rolledé on the next round. Craps Two This Bet Pays 15 à 1 if a 3 is rolledé on the next round. Eleven This bet pays off 15 à 1 if an 11 is rolledé on the next round. Horn This is a bet on a single roll of a craps (2, 3 or 12) and 11. Bets are paidés in conséquence.

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