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  • 1. When should you raise in Caribbean Stud Poker?
    A
    With 4-4 or higher
    B
    When you have a 2-2 or higher
    C
    With A-K, then depending on the other cards in your hand
    D
    Always
    E
    Whenever you feel the dealer isn't going to qualify
  • 2. How large are standard minimum bets in Macau's big casinos?
    A
    $100
    B
    $200
    C
    $300
    D
    $500
    E
    $1000
  • 3. Which set of games contains the best bets, assuming optimal strategy is followed?
    A
    Roulette, Craps, Blackjack, Video Poker
    B
    Slots, Video Poker, Pai Gow, Money Wheel
    C
    Casino War, Caribbean Stud Poker, Three Card Poker, Three Card Baccarat
    D
    Blackjack, Craps, Fan Tan, Baccarat
    E
    Pai Gow, Sic Bo, Mah Jong Pai Gow, Blackjack
  • 4. Where are you most likely to find English speaking dealers in Macau?
    A
    Wynn
    B
    MGM
    C
    Venetian
    D
    City of Dreams
    E
    Every casino is the same
  • 5. If you want to improve your chances of winning money over the long run, which betting system should you choose?
    A
    The Martingale: After every loss, double the bet size of your next wager until you win
    B
    Reverse Martingale: After every win, double your bet, and keep doing it until you either lose or reach your win goal
    C
    D'Alembert: Bet more after a loss and less after a win
    D
    Reverse Cancellation System: Your bet size increases when winning and decreases when losing
    E
    None of the above. All betting systems are equally useless
  • 6. When playing slot machines, what is the most important thing to consider?
    A
    The location of the machine
    B
    If it's hot and spitting out money
    C
    If it hasn't hit in a while and is due
    D
    The age of the machine
    E
    None of the above
  • 7. Where can you find Macau's best video poker?
    A
    Sofitel
    B
    Grand Lisboa
    C
    Venetian
    D
    MGM
  • 8. When should you raise in 3 card poker?
    A
    With 3-3 or better
    B
    With a Q-6-4 or better
    C
    With J-7-5 or better
    D
    Always
    E
    Never
  • 9. You're playing Baccarat. The past 10 hands have been Player wins. What should you do next?
    A
    Bet the Player, because it's the trend. And what the hell, every other Chinese player is buying the Player too
    B
    Bet the Banker, because that bet has the lowest house edge
    C
    Bet the Tie, because you don't want to make a decision
    D
    Bet the Banker or Player Pair, because you feel it's coming
  • 10. Which Macau casino has the best entertainment?
    A
    Venetian
    B
    City of Dreams
    C
    Galaxy
    D
    Oceanus
    E
    Grand Lisboa
  • 11. You're playing 3 card Poker and not betting the Pair Plus. The guy beside you is looking at you funny. He says betting the Pair Plus is the only way to make money playing that game. What do you do?
    A
    Start betting the Pair Plus
    B
    Tell him rudely to mind his own business and play his own hand
    C
    Tell him you're ok with the way you're playing
  • 12. Of the 5 worst games in Macau, which one has the highest house edge/element of risk?
    A
    Caribbean Stud Poker
    B
    Sic Bo
    C
    Mah Jong Pai Gow
    D
    Money Wheel
    E
    Roulette
  • 13. You're playing 3 card Baccarat. There are 3 side bets available. Which one should you bet?
    A
    Dealer Point Total
    B
    Tie
    C
    Three Faces
    D
    None of them
  • 14. Who said, “No one can possibly win at roulette unless he steals money from the table while the croupier isn't looking?”
    A
    Phil Ivey
    B
    The Maven's Father
    C
    Barack Obama
    D
    Albert Einstein
  • 15. Where can you find Macau's best blackjack game?
    A
    Pharaoh's Palace
    B
    Galaxy
    C
    Sands
    D
    Wynn
  • 16. You're playing War. Both you and the dealer have 6. What should you do?
    A
    Go to War!
    B
    Surrender
  • 17. You're playing Fan Tan. Should you keep track of the numbers and then bet the one that has come up least?
    A
    Absolutely, that makes a lot of sense! It's due!
    B
    No, but I'll record the numbers and bet the one that has come up most. Because it's hot!
    C
    No. I'll bet Nga Tan or Sheh Sam Hong every time and select numbers randomly
  • 18. You're playing Pai Gow at the Lisboa and have the opportunity to bank. Should you?
    A
    Yes
    B
    No
    C
    It doesn't matter
  • 19. None of these bets in Sic Bo are any good. However, one is better than all of the rest. Which one?
    A
    4,17
    B
    5,16
    C
    6,15
    D
    7,14
    E
    8,13
    F
    9,12
    G
    10,11
  • 20. What's the optimal way to play Craps?
    A
    Only make the Place or Buy bets
    B
    Play the bets in the middle of the table (i.e. the prop bets, Any 7, Hard way, Any Craps etc)
    C
    Just make the Pass line bet
    D
    Pass line bet plus Full Odds
    E
    Don't pass bet plus Full Odds
  • 21. You have a gambling problem if
    A
    You chase losses
    B
    You borrow money to gamble
    C
    You can't stop gambling
    D
    You lie about how often you gamble
    E
    So far you've answered correctly less than 5 times
    F
    All of the above