This test is designed to make you think about the game. Take your time. There may be some trick questions.
This test has at least 15 questions. Please let me know if you see any errors or would like to make suggestions.
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#1. Is card counting legal?
Yes. It is no more illegal than counting from 1 to 10
No! Using your brains is illegal
Seriously? You really think that using your brain is illegal?
#2. Card counters have approximately how much of an edge over the casino?
#3. What is the most popular card counting system available today?
Omega II / Canfield Master
Revere APC (any)
#4. What is the most popular "unbalanced" card counting system used today?
#5. In 2021, blackjack games in Las Vegas had the best rules in the country.
#6. In the Hi-Lo (or High-Low) count the following is true.
Aces count -2, Tens count -1, 2-6 count +1 and 7-9 count 0
Aces and Tens count -1, 2-6 count +1 and 7-9 count 0
Aces count -1, Tens count -1, 2-7 count +1 and 8-9 count 0
#7. You are using the Hi-Lo count. If you count every card in a deck what number do you end up with?
#8. Approximately how much is the Double After Split (DAS) rule worth to the player.
#9. Which of the following counting systems is "unbalanced"?
#10. Who is considered the "Father" or "inventor" of card counting?
#11. What does the term "Wonging" mean?
To increase your bets only after a win
To back count a table until the count is very positive
To appear drunk at the table
#12. What are the "top" three play variations that provide players the most gain from varying from basic strategy.
10, 10 vs 5, 16 vs 10 and Insurance
Insurance, 16 vs 10 and 15 vs 10
Insurance, 16 vs 10 and 16 vs 9
16 vs 10, 15 vs 10 and 12 vs 4
#13. Which of the following is not considered one of the "top" four most profitable surrender plays.
15 vs Ace
16 vs 10
14 vs 10
15 vs 10
15 vs 9
#14. You are walking by a 6 deck shoe game in a casino. You notice a sign that says "No Mid-Shoe Entry". Why is that sign there?
A courtesy to players at the table to prevent someone from entering mid-shoe.
To speed up the game and only allow buyins after the shuffle.
To prevent a card counter from back-counting and entering only when the count is favorable.
#15. If the dealer has an Ace up, what is the chance he has a 10 valued card in the hole?
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