TRICK TAKING 101

After taking this course you will know all the concepts involved in trick taking card games, you will know how to play 7 popular trick taking card games, and you will have the knowledge needed to easily understand any trick taking card game.

Trick Taking 101 Introduction

Lesson 1

Concepts:
  • Trick Formation
  • Following Suit

Card Game:
  • Hearts

Hearts Quick Guide

Lesson 2

Concepts:
  • Trump Suit
  • Partner Play

Card Game:
  • Whist

Whist Quick Guide

Lesson 3

Concepts:
  • Bidding
  • Scoring

Card Game:
  • Spades

Spades Quick Guide

Lesson 4

Concepts:
  • Calling Trump
  • Scoring Cards

Card Game:
  • Pitch

Pitch Quick Guide

Lesson 5

Concepts:
  • Card Rank
  • Left Bower

Card Game:
  • Euchre

Euchre Quick Guide

Lesson 6

Concepts:
  • Suit Rank
  • Wild Card

Card Game:
  • 500

500 Quick Guide

Lesson 7

Concepts:
  • Melding
  • Cont. Bidding

Card Game:
  • Pinochle

Pinochle Quick Guide