The Dice Craps Rules
Craps is an enjoyable game to play which is commonly known as Three Stakes Poker. The most common style of playing Craps involves placing the dice on a table and rolling them in order to acquire points. This game is also known as blackjack or Texas Holdem.
Craps is one of the oldest forms of gambling and has been popular among all age groups for thousands of years. It has always been a favorite gambling game among the rich and famous for a long time. Although, the rules have changed with time, the essence of the game remains the same. In fact, Craps rules may differ from state to state depending on the laws. Craps rules however, are almost the same.
A person starting to play Craps must be aware of the different dice used in the game. They are either ‘D’ dice,’8′ dice,’5′ dice,’4′ dice and ‘3’ dice. Each of these dice have its own unique characteristics that differentiate them from other dice. Craps dice are divided into two categories. The first category is the ‘Three of a kind’ dice and the second category consists of the ‘Twos and Threes’.
The three dice are the ‘Three of a kind’ dice and the ‘Twos and Threes’ dice. All the dice in this category are composed of three dice, each in a different color. The dice that are in a different color in one group may be in the other group in a different color. There are some instances wherein the dice in the ‘Twos and Threes’ group may have a small ‘x’ in the corner of the ‘x’ in order to distinguish it from the ‘Three of a kind’ dice. Some of the other examples of this category are the ‘Two Sixes’ dice and the ‘Two Eights’ dice. Each of the three categories has its own specific rules.
The ‘Twos and Threes’ category in Craps consists of nine dice and in this category, the player must roll his or her two dice with his or her left hand and then the dice with his or her right hand, thus forming a straight line between the two dice. The player must then flip over each of his or her dice in order to form a complete line. After completing one complete line, the player must take the number of dice from the player’s left hand and adds it to his or her starting hand and takes one die from the player’s starting hand and places it in front of the player’s left.
The next set of dice in the ‘Twos and Threes’ category is the ‘Eight’ dice. dice craps dice have eight dice in front and one in back. In this category, the ‘Eight’ dice are placed down in front of the player’s left and the ‘Sixes’ dice in the back of the player’s left. The ‘Sixes’ dice are the last dice in the group. The ‘Eight’ dice, he or she must flip over and add the dice to the left hand of the player.