Five card poker is a card game that has many different variations. This article will describe the basic poker rules that you will need to know before you can play this game. The game is played using a regular deck of cards with 52 cards in it. All the cards are broken down into 4 suits: diamonds, hearts, clubs and spades. The order of the cards is the following (in descending order of importance): ace, king, queen, jack, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3 and 2. Variations may also use two joker cards that are used as wild cards.
Poker hands will have five cards. The main goal of the game is to get the most valued hand (combination of cards) from those five dealt cards. These are the several possible combinations, in order of their importance: Royal Flush (ace, king, queen, jack, and 10 with identical suit), Straight Flush (five cards in order and with matching suit), Four of a Kind (four cards of identical value), Full House (three cards of identical value and a pair), Flush (five cards with matching suit), Straight (five cards in order), Three of a Kind (three cards of identical value), Two Pair (two couples of cards with identical worth), a Pair (couple of cards with identical value), and lastly High Card (the highest valued card). The more senior the poker hands are, the rarer they are.
After the betting limits are identified, the game begins. Each player would place a token bet in the pot. Next, the first card is dealt face down in the clockwise direction. The dealer will deal five cards to each player going around the circle, remaining the last person who will get a card in each rotation. After every player