# Roulette – My Favorite Casino Game

In the early eighteenth century Hoca was played in casinos across Europe. The game evolved to include a spinning wheel with 38 numbers and two zeros. Players try to determine which number or colour the ball will ultimately land on. Roulette is among the most popular casino games in Europe, Asia and North America

## Let’s Play!

At the beginning of each game you are required to place your wagers. The wagers appear on the betting table.

1. Select a chip value of either \$1, \$5, \$10, \$25, or \$100.
2. Click specific area of the betting table until the number of chips displayed equals the amount you wish to bet.
3. To reduce your bet amount, right-click the betting circle to remove chips. Your bet will be reduced by the amount of the currently selected chip.
4. Click Spin. The wheel is spun counter-clockwise and the ball is spun clockwise. As the wheel slows down, the ball drops into one of the numbered grooves.

## Bet Types

There are multiple types of roulette bets that are categorized as Inside bets or Outside bets.

The following Inside bets can be made in Roulette:

 Bet type Definition Straight A wager on one number where the chip is placed in the centre of the number you want to bet on (1-36, 0, 00). If the ball lands on this number you win. Split or Two Number A wager on two numbers where the chip is placed on the line between the two numbers you want to bet on. If the ball lands on either of these numbers you win. Street or Three Number A wager on three adjacent numbers where the chip is placed on the outside line of the row you want to bet on. If one of these three numbers comes up, you win. Corner A wager on four numbers where the chip is placed in the centre of four numbers. If one of these numbers comes up you win. Five-Number Line The only five number wager you can make is on the numbers 0, 00, 1, 2 and 3. Place your chip on the outside line that divides the 0 and 1. If any of these five numbers comes up you win. Six-Number Line A wager on two rows of three numbers. Place your chip between the the two rows but along the outside edge. If any of the six numbers come up you win.

The following Outside bets can be made in Roulette:

 Bet type Definition Any Red or Black A wager placed on the colour of the winning number. Place your chip on either the black spot or the red spot. Any Low or High Number A wager placed on the range in which the winning number will fall. You can cover the numbers 19-36 (high) by placing a chip on the 19-36 spot or you can cover the numbers 1-18 (low) by placing a chip on the 1-18 spot. Any Even or Odd A wager placed on all odd numbers or all even numbers by putting your chip on either the even spot or the odd spot. Column A wager placed on any one of the three long columns of twelve numbers. To make the Column bet place your chip on any one of the 2-1 spots. The zero and double zero are not covered by any of these columns. Dozen These bets divide the roulette table into three sections of twelve. Place your chip on one of three spots: 1-12, 13-24, and 25-36. If the winning number falls into the range you bet on then you win.

## History Table

The previous winning numbers are displayed in a table in the upper right corner of the screen. The most recently called number is always displayed at the top of the History Table.

Winning numbers are displayed in one of three possible colours:

 Colour Used to display the following numbers Red Red Yellow Black Green 00 or 0

## You Win!

The following bet types pay out according to the following odds:

 Bet type Payout Straight 35:1 Split or Two Number 17:1 Street or Three Number 11:1 Corner 8:1 Five-Number Line 6:1 Six-Number Line 5:1 Any Red or Black 1:1 Any Low Number or High Number 1:1 Any Even or Odd 1:1 Dozen 2:1 Column 2:1