Lesson Seven: Scoring
At the end of each play we will get some points based on our Contract and the outcome.
There are several scoring system in Contract Bridge. I will show only Duplicate Scoring System. Also it will be simplified version of Duplicate Scoring System (no vulnerability, doubles, redoubles).
In Lesson 4 we learned about High Card Points. We count them only at the beginning of the game. Now we will learn about Scoring Points that we get at the end of the game and they have nothing to do with HCP.
There are different colors that represent different Zone. Each zone gives an equal Bonus Points to all suits. We can see that not all suits get the same weight: some get more points and some less.