"If you can't explain it simple enough, you don't
understand it well enough." ~ Albert Einstein
The following is from the Prelude to Mastering Poker Math Volume 2
Mastering Poker Math Volume 2 is the sequel to Mastering Poker Math Volume 1. Both books teach the math of Texas No-Limit Hold 'em and how to integrate it with the rest of your game. They are designed for all serious players who are willing to do the work to become a powerful player.
Focus, dedication, and determination are keys to learning this material viscerally (at a gut level) and applying it confidently and effectively at the poker tables. This work also stresses the importance of seamlessly integrating the math with the rest of your game.
Before digging into this book, let's review the material presented in Mastering Poker Math Volume 1.
Mastering Poker Math Volume 1
In late 2018 Mastering Poker Math Volume 1 was released. The book continues to sell well on Amazon.com and has many excellent reviews. It is designed for beginning to advanced players and covers four major sections and 21 chapters.
Section I: Foundational Poker Math Skills
Chapter 1: Decision Making with Imperfect Information
Chapter 2: Probabilities, Fractions, Odds, and Counting Your Outs
Chapter 3: The Rule of 2 and 4
Chapter 4: Key Percentages and Probabilities
Chapter 5: The Importance of Equity
Chapter 6: Expected Value (EV)
Section II: Mastering the Math
Chapter 7: The Core Math
Chapter 8: Selecting Great Starting Hands
Chapter 9: The Power of Betting
Section III: Mastering the Math Applications
Chapter 10: Chip Management Skills
Chapter 11: Why It's Smart Math to Bluff
Chapter 12: The Power and Problems with Aces
Chapter 13: The Power and Problems with Pocket Pairs
Chapter 14: Decision Tree Analysis
Chapter 15: The Explosive Energy of All-In!
Chapter 16: Capitalizing on Patterns
Chapter 17: Math and the Phases of a Tournament
Section IV: Becoming A New Breed of Poker Player
Chapter 18: Game Theory Optimal
Chapter 19: Strengthening Your Skills
Chapter 20: Tracking Your Results
Chapter 21:Next Steps
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