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  • High Card Points
    The basic and original method for evaluating hand strength.

  • The Law of Total Tricks
    A hand evaluation strategy for competitive auctions.

  • Losing Trick Count
    A hand evaluation method used once a trump fit is located.

  • Pearson Points
    A hand evaluation method for deciding whether or not to open the bidding in 4th seat.

  • Rule of 20
    A guideline for opening the bidding which counts high card points + the length of your two longest suits.