# What is 3 of a kind in blackjack?

Bernard Wryals asked, updated on March 1st, 2021; Topic: blackjack
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Three of a Kind: Three cards with the same rank of mixed suits. Straight: Three cards of consecutive rank of mixed suits. Ace can be high (Queen-King-Ace) or low (Ace-2-3). Flush: Three cards of the same suit.

Not only that, what is a 21 3 side bet?

21 + 3 is a fun, exciting variation of the standard casino game of blackjack. After making a wager on the blackjack hand, you may make a side wager that is based on a 3 card poker hand. The side wager is a bet that your original two cards combined with the dealer's up card will combine for a winning poker hand.

Even, what does it mean to pay 3 to 2 in blackjack? Somewhere on the blackjack table there will be a sign that says, "blackjack pays 3 to 2". All this means is that you, the player, will get \$3 for every \$2 you wager. This is standard, and gives the house slightly elevated odds. If you see "Blackjack pays 6 to 5" run away from that casino.

In like manner, what happens if you get 21 in blackjack?

If the dealer goes over 21, the dealer pays each player who has stood the amount of that player's bet. If the dealer stands at 21 or less, the dealer pays the bet of any player having a higher total (not exceeding 21) and collects the bet of any player having a lower total.

Should you play blackjack side bets?

As a general guideline, side bets in blackjack have high house edges and should be avoided. But if you insist on trying your luck, at least stick to the side bets that have the lowest house edge. Better yet, learn a counting system that is specific to the side bet and that can give you an edge.

### How much does a straight flush pay?

The typical Ante Bonus paytable pays 5 to 1 for a straight flush, 4 to 1 for a three of a kind, and 1 to 1 for a straight. Like the Pair Plus wager, the Ante Bonus pays regardless of whether that hand beats the dealer's hand.

### Does the dealer always win in 21?

The dealer will not win each hand of course, but over the course of thousands of hands it is likely he will be the one winning as most players do not play ultimately and often get to bust first. The dealer always gets to play second.

### Are automatic shufflers rigged?

No, they are not rigged. There are basically two types of card shuffling machines. the first is the general card shufflers that are used on baccarat that can shuffle 6 or 8 decks (maybe more) they are used because of the number of cards and the shuffle isn't programed against players save to be random.

### What is Bet the Set 21?

Bet the Set21” is an optional side bet for Blackjack that considers the first two cards a player receives. If the player's first two cards are a pair or suited pair, the player wins. The player's hand is independent of the Dealer's hand and is unaffected by the Dealer's blackjack.

### What are blackjack side bets?

Blackjack side bets are additional bets placed during a standard game of Blackjack. ... Wagers are made before any cards are dealt and each side bet is based on chance rather than skill, although you can count cards to help you choose the most likely combinations for your best side bets.

### What does suited mean in blackjack?

Suited Blackjack -- A Blackjack in which the ace and ten-value card are of the same suit. Surrender -- In some casinos, the player is allowed to forfeit half of their original bet if the player does not want to play against the dealer's hand.
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