Black jack is a popular casino game that is played with one or more decks of 52 cards. The object of the game is to get as close to 21 points without going over.
The game starts with the player being dealt two cards, face up. These cards are called the “hole” cards and they are held by the player without showing them to anyone else. The dealer then deals another card, face down, called the “up” card. After looking at his or her hand, each player decides whether or not to take another card from the deck by placing an equal bet on top of their original bet (called “odds”). If the player does not want any more cards (or cannot afford to take any more), he or she says “hit me.” This means that he or