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  In this page are the books that we recommend to anyone who wants to learn about probability theory and its applications, including in gambling. They are mostly addressed to beginners, undergraduate or graduate readers, students and non-mathematicians. The featured books are published by INFAROM, are listed in the collections of several university and gambling research institute libraries and stand as reference books for applied math and gambling courses.

  
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The Mathematics of Slots: Configurations, Combinations, Probabilities
- Catalin Barboianu - list price $34 - our price $23 (you save $11)
The book presents in accessible terms the cold mathematics behind the sparkling slot machines, either physical or virtual. It contains all the mathematical facts grounding the configuration, functionality, outcome, and profits of the slot games, in 366 pages. Therefore, it is not a so-called how-to-win book, but a complete, rigorous mathematical guide for the slot player and also for game producers, being unique in this respect. The practical results are gathered in the last chapter, titled Practical Applications and Numerical Results, the largest part of the book, for the most popular categories of slot machines, namely with 3, 5, 9, and 16 reels.

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Texas Hold’em Poker Odds for Your Strategy, with Probability-Based Hand Analyses - Catalin Barboianu - list price $23 - our price $15 (you save $8) - Romanian edition also available.
The book is a complete probability guide of Hold’em Poker, covering all possible gaming situations, an improved edition of the bestseller Texas Hold’em Odds, published in 2004. In this edition, the author focused on the practical side of the presentation and use of the probabilities involved in Hold’em, while taking into account everywhere the subjective side of the probability-based criteria of each player’s strategy. All the odds, rules of operating with them and using them in your strategy, in 210 pages. This book is the most trusted and professional source for the mathematical facts of Hold’em Poker, a must-have completion for any strategy book. Click on the title to see the complete description. Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.

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UNDERSTANDING AND CALCULATING THE ODDS: Probability Theory Basics and Calculus Guide for Beginners, with Applications in Games of Chance and Everyday Life - Catalin Barboianu - list price $29 - our price $18 (you save $11) - Spanish  and Romanian editions also available.
This is the book to start with. It is a complete manual of probability, probability calculus and applications for beginners, in 300 pages. Click on the title to see the complete description. You can download a free 138-page PDF sample (click the free sample icon on the right). Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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THE MATHEMATICS OF LOTTERY: Odds, Combinations, Systems - Catalin Barboianu - list price $23 - our price $15 (you save $8) - Romanian edition also available.
A complete mathematical guide to lottery games, covering all the problems related to probability, combinatorics, and all parameters describing the lottery matrices, as well as the various playing systems, in 204 pages. Click on the title to see the complete description. You can download a free 72-page PDF sample (click the free sample icon on the right). Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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PROBABILITY GUIDE TO GAMBLING: The Mathematics of Dice, Slots, Roulette, Baccarat, Blackjack, Poker, Lottery and Sport Bets - Catalin Barboianu - list price $29 - our price $18 (you save $11) - Spanish edition coming soon.
This is a large collection of probability results and probability-based strategies, along with all supporting math, covering most part of gaming situations from the major casino games: Dice, Slots, Roulette, Baccarat, Blackjack, Poker (Texas Hold'em and Draw), Lottery and Sport Bets, in 332 pages. Click on the title to see the complete description. You can download a free 54-page PDF sample (click the free sample icon on the right). Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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ROULETTE ODDS AND PROFITS: The Mathematics of Complex Bets - Catalin Barboianu - list price $23 - our price $15 (you save $8) - Spanish and Romanian editions also available.
This books holds all you need to know about the mathematics of roulette, in 212 pages: the mathematical model of a bet, complex bets, the profit function, the equivalence between bets and all their properties. All theoretical results are accompanied by suggestive concrete examples and can be followed by anyone with a minimal mathematical background. The book offers improved betting systems in dozens of tables and helps to organize a player’s choices in roulette betting, according to mathematical facts and personal strategies. It is a must-have roulette handbook. Click on the title to see the complete description. You can download a free 120-page PDF sample (click the free sample icon on the right). Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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DRAW POKER ODDS: The Mathematics of Classical Poker - Catalin Barboianu, Iustin Budica - list price $29 - our price $18 (you save $11) - Out of print; revision in work
The probability formulas for Draw Poker have been finally worked out. The outcome is this book holding all the math behind the classical poker. The book is packed with tables and formulas covering all gaming situations. All the odds for own hand and for opponents' hands are covered in 312 pages. Click on the title to see the complete description. Also see the Draw Poker Odds Calculator in the software section.


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TEXAS HOLD'EM ODDS - Catalin Barboianu - list price $29 - our price $16 (you save $13) - Out of print
This is the book any Hold'em player should have along with any strategy book. It holds all the math behind the game and all the odds involved, in 144 pages. Formulas, algorithms, tables and instructions on how to use them in making probability-based decisions during the game. Click on the title to see the complete description.


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Other books on applied and scholarly mathematics:


MATHEMATICS PROBLEMS WITH SEPARATE PROGRESSIVE SOLUTIONS: HINTS, ALGORITHMS, PROOFS. VOLUME 1 –  INTERMEDIATE AND COLLEGE ALGEBRA
- Catalin Barboianu, Evgheni Tokarev - list price $29 - our price $19 (you save $10)
This problem book is the first of a series that will also operate in other domains and subdomains of mathematics. The problem book is structured in four separate and independent sections, namely Problems, Hints, Algorithms, and Proofs, in this order. The book treats over 100 problems of medium to advanced difficulty level, in 124 pages. Click on the title to see the complete description. You can download a free 28-page PDF sample (click the free sample icon on the right). Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart. For the ebook ($8.99), click the Add to Cart button on the right.


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Other professional gambling books:

   
Euromillions in Naturally Optimized Systems - Corneliu Lala, Cornelia Lala - list price $29 - our price $19 (you save $10)
The book contains 100 naturally optimized systems for Euromillions lottery, extracted from a selection base of hundreds of billions of systems - built with the help of original mathematic models and tens of thousands of hours of computer processing. All the playing systems selected in the present book are originally and naturally optimized, because the main parameters of the component combinatorial structures have optimal values. Click on the title to see the complete description. Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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Worldwide Lottery Games in Naturally Optimized Systems: Pick 5 - Corneliu Lala, Cornelia Lala - list price $39 - our price $25 (you save $14)
The book contains 122 systems built with the help of original mathematical models (51 simple variants systems, 38 pivoted systems and 33 combined variants systems, with numbers between 9 and 67 inclusively. All the playing systems selected in the present book are originally and naturally optimized, because the main parameters of the component combinatorial structures have optimal values. This is a book for players and/or groups of players (syndicates) who want to play to more than seventy lottery games from at least fifty countries over five continents, as: MEGA MILLIONS (U.S.A., Multi-State), POWERBALL (U.S.A., Multi-State), EUROMILLIONS (Europe, Multi-Country), EUROJACKPOT (Europe, Multi-Country), SUPER LOTTO (China), SIKKIM THUNDERBALL (India), THUNDERBALL (U.K.), LOTO (France) SANS TOPU (Turkey), EL GORDO (Spain), GOSLOTO 5 iz 36 (Russia), MINI LOTO (Japan), QUINA (Brazil) and so on. Click on the title to see the complete description. Click the button below for adding the paperback to your cart.


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