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Four-of-a-Kind, Three-of-a-kind, and a Full House (Poker VII)
October 19, 2019 The tests for my poker program proceed, identifying a few high-ranking hands.
Flush, Straight, and Straight Flush Tests (Poker VI)
October 12, 2019 Testing for a flush draw in poker isn't complex, but it's the second required step in filtering the various hand combinations.
Straight Draw (Poker V)
October 5, 2019 Test the straight() function to see whether it can detect a straight draw in a hand of cards.
Evaluating Poker Hands (Poker IV)
September 28, 2019 Human brains are adept at recognizing patterns, such as those found in poker hands. A computer, however, requires more effort.
Drawing A Hand of Cards (Poker III)
September 21, 2019 The code can generate a random card from a deck and store a given number of them in a "hand."

This Month's Exercise

Know Your GPA
October 1, 2019 Enter a series of test scores and return the average.

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