Is a straight flush and royal flush the same thing in poker?

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A straight flush is five cards in sequence of the same suit. A royal flush is a type of a straight flush where the cards are 10, Jack, Queen, King, Ace of the same suit. The royal flush is the highest ranking hand in poker.

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Which wins in poker straight or a flush?

There are 10 hand rankings in poker and the flush is number 5, a straight number 6 in descending order of strength, therefore the flush is a better hand than the straight.

What are the odds of a royal flush and a straight flush being dealt in the same hand?

Assuming that they are the only two hands being dealt, that each player gets five cards each only, and that there is no switching (because otherwise the maths gets too complic
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What is a royal flush in a poker hand?

A Royal Flush Is the strongest hand in most poker variations that do not include wild cards. It consist of a five card sequence of Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten all of the sa
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What is a straight flush in poker?

It is made of five cards, a combination of straight and flush. All five cards should be of same suit, and they should be in a sequence. However the sequence AKQJT is not a str
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What poker hand beats a straight flush?

No hand beats a straight flush unless you have a higher straight flush. If you have the Royal Flush (10-J-Q-K-A suited)then you have the best an unbeatable hand.