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What is the goal for the card game Hearts?


The game of Hearts can be played with 3 to 6 players. The goal for the game is to have the lowest score. The goal is to avoid winning any tricks including the Queen of Spades and hearts. The players must follow suit if they can. Players without a suit are able to place a heart on the stack. Another way to win is to collect all 13 hearts and the Queen of Spades which is called the Black Maria. Points are counted at the end of each hand. The game is usually played to 100 points and the minimum suggested is 50.

Many players enjoy the card game Hearts and have fun for numerous hours. Players count each other's hands during the game to determine the best strategy.



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