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16 September 2000

Dear Frank,

In reference to your article about the Captain's 5-Count in the August issue of Casino Player:

On page 70, paragraph 1: What is the actual 5-Count? You said the shooter "rolls a 7 -- no count." That's the second time the shooter rolled a 7. Shouldn't there be a new shooter and the count starts all over again?

Also, isn't there some sort of rule that after 3 rolls of numbers, one should take down bets--a 7 is due? If so, it would go against your 5-count method.

Thank you,
Norman

Dear Norman:

The second time the shooter rolled a 7, it was after he had made his point and it was another come-out roll. The 7 is a winner, the current shooter keeps the dice and we keep counting.

As for your other question, a 7 is no more due after three rolls of numbers than it was before the three rolls. The probability of rolling a 7 is 1/6 at all times.

All the best in and out of the casinos!
Frank


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Frank Scoblete
Frank Scoblete is the #1 best selling gaming author in America. His newest books are Slots Conquest: How to Beat the Slot Machines; Everything Casino Poker: Get the Edge at Video Poker, Texas Hold'em, Omaha Hi-Lo and Pai Gow Poker!; Beat Blackjack Now: The Easiest Way to Get the Edge; Casino Craps: Shoot to Win!; Cutting Edge Craps: Advanced Strategies for Serious Players; Casino Conquest: Beat the Casinos at Their Own Games! and The Virgin Kiss.

Frank and Casino City Times columnist Jerry "Stickman" teach private lessons in dice control. Frank's books are available at Amazon.com, in bookstores or by mail order. Call 1-800-944-0406 or write to Frank Scoblete Enterprises, PO Box 446, Malverne, NY 11565. Frank can also be reached by email at fscobe@optonline.net.

Frank Scoblete Websites:

www.goldentouchcraps.com
www.goldentouchblackjack.com

Books by Frank Scoblete:

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