Political parties and religions are against gambling, Jews, Christians and Muslims are against gambling. The Roman Empire also banned dice and bone games.
With time and the arrival of the 19th and 20th century , casinos began to be authorized, and several games made their appearance such as blackjack otherwise known as twenty-one.
Blackjack is a card game that appeared in the 19th century , its purpose is to draw cards up to the value of 21 or as close as possible, but you should know that if you exceed the total of 21 you automatically lose.
But how do you calculate the score of your cards? Well, it’s simple, just accumulate the values of the cards draw:
- Cards 2 to 9 have their nominal values,
- Logs have the value of 10 (logs are face cards as well as card 10),
- The two-valued ace the player can set is either 1 or 11.
When do players win?
The croupier must draw cards for himself until reach or exceed 17, if the croupier exceeds 21 all players win unless the player also exceeds 21, if the dealer makes blackjack all players lose even if they also blackjack.