I'd imagine that would add more to the random factor to the game. In
USA Blackjack I just created a list, essentually an array, of cards
from 0 to 51 and have the random generator pick one at random. That
works, but if you shuffle the deck before randomly selecting a card
the cards are in a different order from round to round that would make
the random selection more realistic and more random per game. For
example, in my Blackjack game element 0 is always the Ace of Clubs. If
I shuffled the deck element 0 could be anything from the Ace of Clubs
to the King of Spades.

On 11/25/10, Hayden Presley <hdpres...@hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Why would you want to shuffle a virtual deck of cards; why not just take a
> random card each time, and loop through the deck to see if that card has
> been atken?
> Best Regards,
> Hayden

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