# How do you play basic craps?

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## What are the basic rules of craps?

An even money bet, made on the first roll of the dice (known as the “come out roll”). You win if a 7 or 11 roll, or lose if 2, 3, or 12 roll (known as “craps”). Any other number that rolls becomes the “point” and the point must roll again before a 7 to win.

## How do you play the game of craps?

The concept of playing craps is to roll a number (a point) with two dice and then roll that same number again before a seven is rolled. The person at the craps table that rolls the dice is called “the shooter.” When there is a number marked by the “pucks,” it means that the number is the “point” of the game.

## What is the object of the game of craps?

The Object of the Game

Craps is a game of chance, that requires no skill or strategy to play. The goal is to correctly predict the outcome of the roll of the two dice. Players place bets on what dice combination they think will appear each time the dice is rolled.

## What are the payouts on craps?

Craps Table Payout

Bet or Wager Type True Odds Payout Odds
Any Craps 8 to 1 7 to 1
2 Craps or 12 Craps 35 to 1 30 to 1
3 Craps or 11 Craps 17 to 1 15 to 1
Horn Bet (3 or 11) 3.75 to 1
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## How do you practice craps without a table?

You can use a Golden Touch Craps receiving station and throwing station to practice. These are portable and can fit in a closet. I use these as do many of our elite Golden Touch players. You will be throwing against the actual back wall as used in the casino and the felt on the table is the same as well.

## Is there any skill in craps?

For another thing, craps isn’t a game of skill. You place your bets and hope for the best. … Most people don’t know how to play craps, though, and it’s such a high-energy game that many people are afraid of what the other players at the table will think of them if they make a mistake or don’t know how to play correctly.