# 01| Introduction to Essential Poker Math for No Limit

Essential Poker Math:
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Slides:
What you’ll learn:
– Understand the importance of math in poker
– Effectively understand essential poker mathematics
– Successfully implement poker mathematics into their poker game
– Use poker mathematics to become a better poker player

CONTENTS AND OVERVIEW:
First you will be introduced to some fundamental overarching poker concepts that apply to poker mathematics. Then we will begin our journey into poker mathematics where you will learn about probabilities and odds, pot odds and implied odds, pot equity, and expected value. You will then learn how to quickly estimate your equity at the poker table using the Rule of 2 & 4. Moreover, you’ll learn the steps involved in determining if calling with a drawing hand is profitable or not. We will also cover how to size your bets with the best hand and teach you how often bluffs and hero calls need to work to be profitable. Lastly, we will show you how to perform EV calculations and better understand card combinations.

EFFECTIVELY UNDERSTAND & UTILIZE ESSENTIAL POKER MATH:
– Develop a keen understanding of Probability and Odds
– Learn to quickly calculate Pot Odds & Implied Odds at the poker table
– Effectively use Pot Equity & The Rule of 2 & 4 to Determine the correct poker play
– Understand how to use Expected Value (EV) both on and off the table to analyze your plays
– Learn the all important math behind Bluffs & Hero Calls to give you a skill advantage over your opponent