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I have 3 aces a jack and a 3 how many points possible, no nob
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During a cribbage game, my wife played her second to last card a 4, I then played my last card a 5 and she then played her last card a 6 which made 15. Does she get the 3 points for a 3 card run, the 2 for making 15 and 1 for a go which makes the total points on the last card played 6, is this correct? Thanks
There are four different combinations of three 2's which, when combined with the 9 = 15 points. So you count: 152, 154, 156, 158 + 4 of a kind for 12 pts = a total of 20.
So I got a T J J Q Q hand. I say it's worth 16 pts but my brother says 10. What one is right?? Plz help..
20
Thanks for recounting that one. I was trying to figure out how they only came up with 7.
The play went 6 4 5 6 4 5. How would this be scored? I know 6 4 5 is a run of 3 but would 4 5 6 be a run and then 5 6 4 another and 6 4 5 another again?
Final hand of game I have 3jacks and a 5, my opponent has 5,4,3,2
Here is the sequence of the count
Me  Jack (10)
opp  5 (15 for 2)
Me  5 (20 for pair and 2)
Opp  4 (24)
I  say GO
Opp  plays 3, 2 for 29...
Does he get to peg for a run of three and a run of 4 for 7pts (8 with the go) or does he only get the run of 4 and the go for 5?
20. 15 for 8 (4 3 card combinations added for 6) plus 12 for the 4 of a kind.
How do I post a pic or little video? I am at my mom's and have taken some poor ones.
I cannot take it apart without my mother killing me. :) the best I can tell, there is a wooden strip under the peg scoring holes between the skunk line and the finish line. If the player doesn't have a peg in this area, the skunk will pop out when the winner pushes their peg down in the last hole. It is extremely old and was given to my grandfather as a gift from a vendor. It does not operate smoothly anymore.
I am new to cribbage and it takes me a long time to tally up my score and sometimes I miss something. Are there any tips or tricks to get faster and reduce error? Thanks!
Now that you have explained the scoring for pairs how about for run's? If Player 1, plays a Jack then Player2 plays a Ten, then Player3 plays a Queen. can Player3 score the 3points for that run?
My opponent and I are both in the stink hole and both are down to our last cards....
She plays a jack for 10.
I play my last card also a jack.
I can't go out by pairing her jack since I'm in the stink hole.
Since the jack is also my last card, can I claim the go and win the game even though I can't claim the two for a pair?
hello, during the play we had a 3 point run all in the same suit. Might that score some more points?
ben
20 points. There are four ways to make a group of three deuces: (1) club, diamond, heart; (2) club, diamond, spade; (3) club, heart, spade; and (4) diamond, heart, spade.
Each of those four combos produces a fifteen when added to the nine, so you have eight points in fifteens.
There are six ways to pair the four deuces, so those four deuces independently are worth 12 points.
Total  fifteen eight plus twelve for the four twos equals 20 points.
There are three different ways to score fifteen (9+3+3)  that's 6 points.
And there are three different pairs of 3's  that's Pairs Royal, another 6 points.
Total = 12 points.
I have 3 6's and one 3 How does that score?
So me and wife are playing she had 3 3s and a 7 cut card was a 2 how many points is the hand
P1 6
P2  6
P1  3
P2  4
P1  2
P2  A
P1  4
P2  5
Player 2 gets 2 points for pair
Player 1 gets 3 points laying the 2 for a run
Player 2 gets 4 points laying the A for a run of 4
Then the arguement: does?
Player 1 get 4 points for the 4 for a run?
And then subsequently player 2 get 6 for the run of 6 that's buried in there?
6 pair = 12 points
4 x 15's = 8 points
here's the breakdown of the pairs:
2.2.x.x
2.x.2.x
2.x.x.2
x.2.2.x
x.2.x.2
x.x.2.2
and the 15's:
2.2.2.x+9
2.2.x.2+9
2.x.2.2+9
x.2.2.2+9
Is the jack in your hand or is it the cut card? if it is in your hand then you would score 6. 5 points for the flush and one point for nobs for the jack being the same suit as the cut card (or starter card)
You are not allowed to flip cards over. That is an advantage or disadvantage and you are not allowed to flip cards over while pegging.
Sorry Benoit, but you couldn't be so wrong. Saying "go" does not break any sequence of cards ever, except if everyone says go and that ends the "round" of cards. If you play after the go and it is less than 31 then it's perfectly fine.
Suggest you learn the rules!!