Basic Strategy Blackjack

Blackjack is one of the most famous casino games and important, can be dated around the 17th century. It would seem that it is a game that has existed since the beginning of time a fixed variant in the world of card games, so do not be surprised if it was even created a chart of strategy in order to help players win in an attempt to remove the spirit of the house.

Basic Strategy Blackjack

The chart of basic strategy of Blackjack gives advice about the method that the player should use depending on the value of the cards. It is based on statistical calculations on the odds of winning in various combinations of all of the player and the dealer’s up card. This means that, following the instructions you could improve your chances of winning preparing the best tactic in the face of any situation during the game.

Any change from the basic chart will cause a change in the whole game and then also on the same graph. You must then make a note of these changes before using the basic chart.


Information on Basic Strategy


Decisions in Blackjack are not as consistent as you might think. Here are some examples of the charts of the moves recommended. As you can see, some of the recommendations are more intuitive, while others may be a little less obvious.

It is generally accepted that no matter what the value of the card the dealer if you have an 8 or lower. If you have a 9, 10 or 11 in total, then you should double if agreed. Except that it is worthwhile to ask for another card. If you have something between 12 and 17, then it is advisable to divide that split. Unless the dealer’s up card is a 7 through an Ace. In this case, take another card is the best solution.

It starts to get a little ‘inconsistent from here on with a number of options available depending on the total and the dealer’s up card. There are a number of choices to raise, split or stay. In some cases agrees double if available of the cards of type 5, 5.

The general rule is that if you have 16 or less you can ask for another card (hit) you can not hit.

If the dealer’s face up card is 7 or higher is recommended to take another until you reach 17. However, if the dealer’s face up card is 6 or less, it is advisable to add another one to get to 12.

Another useful tip is to divide the 8 and Aces. You’ll then be able to play each card as a single hand. These two cards are the best cards to do this, because the 8 is a card from the mean value and Aces can help hard (hard) or soft (soft) as it is a 1 or a 11.