Roulette is a type of casino game that is named after little wheel, French diminutive wheel. In roulette, the players may opt for one or several number bets, colors black or red, or on odd or even numbers. In order to get the color or number, the wheel is spin in one direction by a croupier and then in negative direction track over the wheel circumference . In this process the ball loses momentum, falling on the spin wheel in one of 37 (European roulette) and 38 (American roulette) that are colored and numbered on the wheel.
Historically, the first kind of roulette was developed in France in 18th century. This was a follow up to a barbaric form of roulette that was introduced by Blaise Pascal in seventeenth century while looking quest for perpetual motion machine.. It has since been used in the current form from 1796 in Paris. Anciently it used red for single zero, black for double zero but to avoid confusion it has been modified to have green representing zero the modern roulette wheel.
There are several betting options that are available to roulette players. The roulette table fixes maximum and minimum bets that apply to all players within and outside the spin bet. Once the dolly is placed on the table, no other player may be allowed to place, remove and collect any bet from the table. After the winner is established, the dealer sweeps away all the losing bets by rake or hand and determines all payments for the winning bets that remain, both inside and outside. When the payout has been made by the dealer,it is followed by the removal of the marker from the board and the gamblers take what they have won and start making new beds.
There are several kinds of bets in a game of roulette, these are: inside bets, these include straight, split, corner, six line and street among others. Another bet is outside bet that has small payouts and better winning odds and may include manque, passe, red or hot and even or cold among others. There are several betting systems in a roulette that has been employed by players in their bid to win the game, win the money or to recover any lose. These betting systems are: Labouchere system, this is based on principle of progression system that do not need the gambler to risk all his stake with double ups. This system utilizes the several numbers in determining the amount of bet after a loss or win. In this system, after the player wins a third of his/her bets bets, he will win and the average system is negative. Second is D’Alembert system, this is a pyramid system based on equilibrium theory of maths and it is applied on even money outside bets. It favors those players wanting to keep their bets amount and loses at a minimum.This system is based on gambler fallacy. The third system is the use of dozen system of bet that include single and double dozen bets, all based on incrementing list of stake.