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Canasta is remarkably similar to a popular game that people play called "Hand and Foot," so if you know that, you should be able to pick up Canasta like a breeze.

A link to one set of rules is included in the related links area. Although, as with many card games, there are quite a few variations of rules, so if you find that this isn't the version you are familiar with, check out some other sites to find a different variation.

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How can you use the word canasta in a sentence?

Canasta is the name of a card game. An example of a sentence using it would be... After dinner we decided to play a few hands of canasta.

How do you play ponytail canasta?

anyone know the instructions for 6 deck ponytail canasta? Rules and instruction for 6 and 8 deck Ponytail canasta can be found on Wikipedia. See link below.

How many decks do you need to play canasta?

Two, I believe.

What do fairies do in their spare time?

Eat, sleep, play canasta.

A card game starting with can?


What cards are wild in Canasta?

Twos are wild in most versions of Canasta, and in "Hand and Foot," which is basically Canasta by another name.

What can a ten year older play with her mom?

Scrabble and Yatzee can be fun. My mom taught me to play canasta with her and my brother and sister.

When was Chan Canasta born?

Chan Canasta was born on January 9, 1920.

Is there an android app for playing canasta against someone on line?

Yes, there are Android apps for playing Canasta against someone online such as Canasta Royale.

When did Chan Canasta die?

Chan Canasta died on April 22, 1999 at the age of 79.

How old was Chan Canasta at death?

Chan Canasta died on April 22, 1999 at the age of 79.

How do you play the card game Canasta?

The game of Canasta is said to have originated in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1939 From there it spread to Argentina, the USA and throughout the world. It was extremely fashionable in the 1950's, threatening for a while to displace Bridge as the premier card game. The rules were standardised in North America around 1950, and it was this version of the game, known as Classic Canasta that gained worldwide popularity. In many countries, Classic Canasta is still played in more or less its original form, sometimes alongside a number of variations. Follow the link below this answer to find the rules for canasta and many other card games.

How do you play canasta rummy?

"Canasta"is a Spanish word which means "basket." In this game, players try to make melds (basket) of seven cards of the same rank and "go out" by playing all cards in their hand. For more details check out the associated link.

Game similar to bridge?


How old is Chan Canasta?

Chan Canasta was born on January 9, 1920 and died on April 22, 1999. Chan Canasta would have been 79 years old at the time of death or 95 years old today.

What actors and actresses appeared in Canasta de cuentos mexicanos - 1956?

The cast of Canasta de cuentos mexicanos - 1956 includes: Daniel Arroyo as Hombre negocios (segment "Canasta") Mari Blanchard as Gladys Winthrop (segment "Canasta") Emilio Garibay as (segment "Tigresa, La") William Harper as (segment "Canasta") Jack Kelly as Eddie Winthrop (segment "Canasta") Francisco Meneses Carlos Riquelme as Doctor (segment "Tigresa, La") Carlos Robles Gil as Invitado a boda (segment "Tigresa, La")

What is the Spanish word for basket?

cesta, canasta

How many cards are in the Canasta pack?


Texas canasta rules?

Do you have to have a discard to go out?

What are the ratings and certificates for Canasta de cuentos mexicanos - 1956?

Canasta de cuentos mexicanos - 1956 is rated/received certificates of: Finland:S

What are the Card games starting with letter c?


How many cards in a game or original canasta?


What card game is played with four jokers?


Canasta originated in what country?

It was devised in Uruguay in 1939

What does the spanish word canasta?

basket hamper; crate