# How to Play Roulette

This casino game, known since the seventeenth century, is a game of luck but one full of suspense. Players hoping eagerly awaiting the wheel stops and the ball settles on one of the numbers chosen by them. As luck would have it, the game of roulette is very easy to learn!

The only real objective of the player is to predict (which is impossible) the number on which the ball will land. The American wheels have 36 boxes (1 to 36) plus the zero and one with a double zero. Your bet at the roulette table can be placed on a single number or a group of numbers of type 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 12 or 18 of different numbers in only one round of wheel.

Here you will find an overview of the different roulette bets you can make:

### Straight Up

Bet on a single number, including zero (0) and double zero (00). If the ball lands on the number you have chosen, the bet is paid 35 to 1.

### Split Bet

This bet is made on two adjacent numbers on the roulette table by placing the chip on the line dividing the two numbers. If the ball lands on either number, the bet is paid 17 to 1

### Street Bet

Bets “Street Bet” covers three numbers. The chip is placed on the outer right boundary line of the roulette table next to the corresponding row of three numbers chosen. If one of the three numbers come up, pays 11 to 1.

### Corner Bet

Bets “Corner bet” include four numbers. The chip is placed on the cross formed dall’intersecazione the four numbers. If one of the four numbers, your bet “Corner Bet” pays 8 to 1.

### Five Bet

The bet “Five Bet” covers the following numbers: 0, 00, 1, 2 and 3. The chip is placed on the outer right boundary line of the roulette table, between the 00 and the 3. If one of these five numbers out is paid 6 to 1.

### Line Bet

The bet “Line Bet” includes six different numbers that are on two rows of three numbers each. For example, on 4, 5, 6 plus 7, 8 and 9. The chip is placed on the outside of the right of the roulette table, where it is intersected by the line dividing the two rows. If one of the six numbers come out, will be paid 5 to 1.

### Column Bet

On the short side of the roulette table are three boxes labeled “2 to 1″. By placing your chips on one of these boxes, you bet on all twelve numbers in the boxes above it (excluding 0 and double 0). If the ball lands on one of these numbers, the bet is paid 2 to 1.

### Dozen Bet

This is a bet made on a group of twelve numbers by placing your chip in one of three boxes that contain the words “1st 12″ (the first twelve), “” 2nd 12, “(second twelve) or” 3rd 12 ” (third twelve). A dozen bet pays 2 to 1.

Bets Red / Black, Odd / Even, High / Low

A bet placed in one of the boxes to the left of the long side of the table covers half of all roulette numbers except 0 and double 0. This bet pays 1 to 1.