# Question: How do you play don’t pass in craps?

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## How do you play the do not pass in craps?

The Don’t Pass bet is the opposite one of the Pass bet, which basically means that the player loses if the numbers 7 or 11 come out after the dice is rolled. Players are allowed to remove or reduce their Don’t Pass bet once the shooter has come-out on a point.

## Is don’t pass a good bet?

Placing a Pass Line bet is betting with the dice, and placing a Don’t Pass bet is betting against the dice. Pass Line bets are also said to be “betting right,” while Don’t Pass bets are said to be “betting wrong.” (Not that either is any better or worse a bet than the other — this is just craps jargon.)

## Which is better pass or don’t pass?

The don’t pass bet has a lower house advantage than the pass bet. If you’re comparing craps wagers by how likely they are to pay off, don’t pass bets are technically better than pass line bets. Look at the house edge on various bets in craps.

## What do odds pay on the don’t pass line?

Don’t pass bettors need to lay their odds in units of three dollars (3, 6, 9, 12 etc.) so they can be paid \$2 for every \$3 they lay. If the point is six or eight, the odds on pass line bets are paid 6 to 5 (\$6 for every \$5 bet).

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## Can you bet pass and don’t pass at the same time?

No, this is not a good idea. The pass and don’t pass do not cancel each other out. If you roll a 12 the pass will lose and the don’t pass will push, for a net loss.

## Can you make a don’t pass bet after the come out roll?

Don’t pass bets can be reduced or removed at any time the player chooses, but cannot be increased until a new come out roll. Players can place a “COME BET” at any time after the come out roll. … If the roll after the come out is a 7 or 11 the bet wins; and if the roll is 2, 3 or 12 the bet loses.

## What does don’t pass mean in Craps?

A Don’t Pass bet is a bet for the shooter to lose (“seven out, line away”) and is almost the opposite of the Pass line bet. Like the Pass bet, this bet must be at least the table minimum and at most the table maximum. If the come-out roll is 2 or 3, the bet wins. If the come-out roll is 7 or 11, the bet loses.

## Is don’t pass the best bet in Craps?

Why Play ‘Don’t Pass’

The ‘Pass Line’ bet in Craps is one of the best in the casino, with a normal house edge of only 1.41%. The ‘Don’t Pass’ bet has an ever-so-slightly lower house edge of 1.36%.