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Rows Of Four Solitaire

Rows Of Four is played with two standard decks (104 cards). There are eight tableaus that contain four cards each. The objective is to build the eight foundations up by the same suit.

Difficulty: Average

Rules provide a challenge.

Odds of winning: High

Win about 3 in 5 games (60%).

Duration: Moderate

5 to 10 minutes per game.

Skill Level: Mostly Skill

Winning is mostly determined by skill. A small amount of luck is involved.

How to Play Rows Of Four

Game Objective

Move all cards to the eight foundations.

Foundation Rules

  • There are eight foundations.
  • An Ace may move to an empty foundation.
  • The foundations build up by the same suit.
  • For example the 5♠ may move onto the 4♠ and the 5♦ may move onto the 4♦. Starting with the 5♥ the following sequence can build on top 6♥ 7♥ 8♥ 9♥.

Tableau Rules

  • There are eight tableaus.
  • The tableaus build down by rank regardless of suit.
  • For example the 7♠ may move onto the 8♠, 8♥, 8♣ and 8♦. Starting with the 7♥ the following sequence can build on top 6♠ 5♠ 4♦ 3♣.
  • A card may move from the waste to a tableau that is empty.
  • The top card is movable.

Stock Rules

  • Two redeals of the waste back into the stock are permitted. Allowing for three complete passes through the stock.
  • The stock deals one card face up to the waste when tapped.

Waste Rules

  • There is one waste.
  • The top card is movable.

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