Roulette is really simple. Just place your bet on the
table, and if your number/pick comes up when the wheel
stops spinning you win.
played on a wheel having 38 compartments numbered 1 to
36, 0 and (in most, but not all cases) 00. The same
numbers are printed on the table lay-out where bets
can be placed. The wheel spins counter-clockwise
while a little white ball rolls in the opposite
direction and when the ball drops into one of the
slots, that is the winning number. You win or lose
depending where on the table your bet was placed. The
amount you win depends on the type of bet you have
placed, and this is explained in more detail below.
American (00) roulette table layout
are the 11 bet type...
1 number, 35 to 1 payout if you win, 2.63%
Put your chip (or chips) on any number from 1 to 36,
or 0 and 00. Be sure your chips are inside the
square and do not touch the line.
numbers, 17 to 1 payout if you win, 5.26%
Put your chip (or chips) on the line between two
numbers. If either number comes up you win.
3 numbers, 11 to 1 payout if you win, 7.89%
To choose a row of 3 numbers position your bet on
the line that separates the inside and outside
4 numbers, 8 to 1 payout if you win, 10.53%
Put your chip (or chips) on a four-number
intersection. You win if one of the four numbers
5 numbers, 6 to 1 payout if you win,
We recommend you don’t make this bet! It's the only
one that gives the house an extra 2.5% advantage!
6 numbers, 5 to 1 payout if you win, 15.79%
This bet is placed between two three-number rows on
the line that divides the inside and outside fields.
12 number column bet, 2 to 1 payout if you win,
Put your chip (or chips) in one of the spots marked
2-1 at the opposite end of zero and double zero.
12 number numerical bet, 2 to 1 payout if you
win, 31.58% probability
Choose between 1st, 2nd, and 3rd twelve. You're
betting on numbers 1 to 12, 13 to 24, or 25 to 36
18 numbers red / black, 1 to 1 payout if you
win, 47.37% probability
Put your chip(s) on the red or black diamond. 18
numbers odd / even, 1 to 1 payout if you win, put
your chip(s) on the odd or even sections.
18 numbers high / low, 1 to 1 payout if you win,
Put your chip(s) on the 1 to 18 or the 19 to 35
18 numbers odd/even, 1 to 1 payout if you win,
Put your chip(s) on the odd or even section.
casinos will have minimum bets at their roulette
tables. For ‘inside bets’ each individual bet can be
less than the table minimum, as long as the sum total
inside bets is greater than or equal to the minimum.
For outside bets, each bet placed must be greater than
or equal to the minimum.
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