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In Board Games

How many cards are in a pinochle deck?

48 cards. In double Pinochle (the only kind I have ever played), you use two Pinochle decks, and take out all the 9s. The relative rank of the cards is switched from most card ( Full Answer )
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What is shoot the moon in pinochle?

----------------------- Shoot the Moon. The Winner of the bid may at his/her option declare that they intend to "Shoot the Moon". This declaration must be made after all meld ( Full Answer )
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When to bid or bunch in pinochle?

If you feel you have possible count to bid - but are not strong, you 'bid or bunch' giving your partner an opportunity to bid, and thus see how strong you really are. If one o ( Full Answer )
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Is pinochle played with dice?

Pinochle is NOT played with dice. It is played with a special deck of playing cards consisting of two regular decks - ace high and 9 low (48 cards in total).
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How can one learn to play the card game Pinochle?

The best way to learn is as you play. Get a friend to teach you during a game. If you want to learn before entering a competition you can find a video online, purchase a book ( Full Answer )
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What is the difference between pinochle and regular cards?

There is no such thing as a game of "regular cards." Many differentcard games can be played with a standard deck of cards. Pinochle isone such game. Black Jack, Poker, Canasta ( Full Answer )