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Poker Hands

Royal Flush:
Ten, Jack, Queen, King, Ace of the same suit

   
Rank of Poker Hands

Four of a Kind:
Four cards of the same number or face value ("quads").

   
Rank of Poker Hands

Full House:
Three cards of one number or face value and two cards of another number or face value. If more than one player has a full house, the full house with the highest ranking three of a kind ("trips") wins.

   
Winning Poker Hands

Flush:
Five cards of the same suit. If there is more than one flush, the hand with the highest card(s) wins.

   
Winning Poker Hands

Straight:
Five cards in sequence. Cards can be in any suit. An Ace can be used in the highest straight (10, J, Q, K, A) and the lowest straight (A, 2, 3, 4, 5).

   
Winning Poker Hands

Three of a Kind:
Three cards of the same number or face value ("trips").

   
Poker Hands

Two Pair:
If two players have two pair, the hand with the highest pair wins. If they have the same high pair, whoever has the second highest pair wins. If they have the same two pair, whoever has the highest fifth card ("kicker") wins.

   
Poker Hands

One Pair:
Two cards of the same number or face value. If two players have the same pair, the highest outside card(s) wins.

   
Poker Hands

High Card:
The hand with the highest card(s) wins.

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