25 entries in Cards / Principles / Binary / Parity Row Force
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Martin Gardner Gardner's Gambit row of cards, taking cards from either end alternately with spectator, whose cards add up higher wins, forced outcome, parity
  • Final Game (Royal Flush ending)
Inspired by
  • coin item in "Mathematical Puzzles" (Peter Winkler)
Related toVariations
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Notes on MG's Game explanation of the parity principle at work and further applications, see following items
Inspired by 2006
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Accouterments using other items an non-playing cards for the parity row force
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves You Go First the spectator can make the first choice
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Last Card Standing cards taken from either end of tabled row alternately, remaining card predicted
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Predict-A-Bill cards taken from either end of tabled row, values added, prediction in dollar bills
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Pre-Poker parity poker with number prediction, then Jonah card principle in second phase
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Blind Chance cards taken from either end of tabled row, values added, outcome predicted by spectator
Prolix (Issue 2)
Karl Fulves Robo-Con cards taken from either end of tabled row, values added, outcome predicted, two-way out
  • Wallet idea (Himber wallet with slit in middle)
  • Double cut (two-way out prediction from Fulves's "The Magic Book")
Related to 2006
Prolix (Issue 2)
Jack Parker Ouroboros Poker hands chosen from a ten-card pile of Jacks, Queens and Kings. Audience gets full house, performer gets four Aces
Inspired byAlso published here 2007 14
Jon Racherbaumer No Jonah Poker parity
VariationsAlso published here 2007 28
Alexander de Cova The Ten Card Poker Scam multi-phase routine
  • Phase I - Loosing End Poker
  • Phase II - The 1st Jonah Sequence
  • Phase III - The 2nd Jonah Sequence
  • Phase IV - The Royal Flush Finale
  • The Prediction
Inspired byAlso published here May 2014
Scrapbook (Issue 12)
Michael Weber Binary Poker with any ten cards
2015 31
Michael Weber Binary Jonah
2015 34
Bob Farmer, Peter Winkler Winkler Poker chapter intro, Position Parity Principle
Related to 2015 313
Jon Racherbaumer No-Jonah Poker parity
VariationsAlso published here 2015 314
Jack Parker Ouroboros parity
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 316
Jon Racherbaumer (Losing) End Poker cards taken alternately from both ends of a tabled row of cards, parity
VariationsAlso published here
  • Jonah Ploys, Jon Racherbaumer, 2013
2015 318
Bob Farmer End Game way to get into it
Inspired by 2015 320
Brad Henderson Bottom Feeder
Inspired by 2015 320
Bob Farmer Bottom Line CADD Force, Winkler Principle
  • Wired Deck (with five Royal Flushes in Spades)
2015 321
Bob Farmer Heads or Tails Hoodoo with any ten cards, face-up and face-down row
2015 322
Alexander de Cova 10 Card Poker Scam multi-phase routine
  • Was dieser Routine ist und was nicht
  • Über den TCPD
  • Der Aufbau der Routine
  • 10er Päckchen oder komplettes Spiel?
  • Das Abheben
  • Die obersten Karten der Banks
  • Der Zuschauer gewinnt oder der Vorführende?
  • Zum Abzählen der Karten
  • Das (optionale) Mischen der Karten
  • Die Routine
    • Phase 1: Loosing End Poker
      • Szenario 1: Der Zuschauer wählt Nr. 10
      • Szenario 2: Der Zuschauer wählt die Nr. 1
    • Phase 2: Jonah I - Das Tauschen
    • Phase 3: Jonah II - Bildoben/Bildunten
    • Phase 4: Royal Flush/Straight Flush
      • Wie man diese Reihenfolge leicht legen kann
      • 242 Poker mit Royal Flush oder Straight Flush
  • Tipps zum Poker Deal
    • Der Spielaustausch
    • Zur Vorhersage
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 93
Martin Gardner Can't Loose Change game with coin row that can be predicted
Inspired by
  • opening problem in Peter Winkler's Mathematical Puzzles, 2004
Also published here
  • MAGIC, June 2007
2022 624
Michał Kociołek Misdeal ten cards in a row are distributed between performer and spectator, all cards are shown to be blank, performer prints himself five Aces
2023 1