Blackjack is a really simple game, in certain ways. When it comes down to it, all you’re attempting to do is try and beat the dealer. There are several different ways to do this. First by drawing a value for your hand that beats the dealer’s or by the dealer going over 21 or by drawing a value of 21 from your first two cards and when the dealer doesn’t.Read more
How does the dealer beat you?
1. Your hand exceeds 21.
2. The dealer’s hand is bigger than yours at the end of a round.
Another crucial point to know is that the other players have nothing to do with your game of blackjack. Everything is independent from each other – it’s not poker. Some people may try to convince you otherwise, but don’t listen to them.
How to Find a Hand’s Value
Blackjack is played with conventional cards. The suits don’t matter at all whatsoever. The value of the cards are as follows:
1. 2 through 10 count as the number they are.
2. Face cards are 10.
3. An ace is either 1 or 11, depending on which is better.