The description of your task

I have implemented a blackjack dealer. You are required to implement a blackjack player to play the blackjack game with the dealer. The objective is to find a good strategy for the player so as to maximize the winning potential. More details are to be presented later.

For detailed information on the blackjack game and the basic strategy, please find it on the webpage for this course.

The use of the blackjack game in this homework assignment is solely for providing the students with a realistic example and is by no means any indication, direct or implied, of my encouragement of gambling in any form.

Hongwei Xi
Last modified: Tue Jan 29 00:34:31 EST 2002