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Australian Patience is a
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game using one deck of playing cards. This game is a challenging combination of
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. The object of the game is to move all of the cards to the Foundations.


Rules

Australian Patience has four Foundations build up in suit from Ace to King, e.g. A♣, 2♣, 3♣, 4♣... The
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is filled with seven piles containing four cards each, which build down in suit, e.g. 8, 7, 6, 5... Like
Yukon Yukon ( ; ; formerly called Yukon Territory and sometimes referred to as The Yukon) is the smallest and westernmost of Canada's three territories. It also is the least populated province or territory in Canada, with a population of 35,874 peo ...
, any face-up card can be moved, but all the unrelated cards on top of it will be moved also. Only a King (with or without a pile) can be moved to an empty space.Australian Patience
''dogmelon'', Accessed 14 October 2020 Only one card is turned up at a time from the Deck, and these cards can be played onto the Tableau Piles or the Foundations. Australian Patience only allows one pass through the deck.


See also

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