## Do you get an extra roll if you get a Yahtzee?

If you roll more than one Yahtzee in a single game, you will earn a 100 point bonus for each additional Yahtzee roll, provided that you have already scored a 50 in the Yahtzee category. If you have not scored in the Yahtzee category, you will not receive a bonus.

## Can you use a Yahtzee as a large straight?

In about 3.7% of games a Yahtzee is used as a Joker and scored on Full House, Small Straight or Large Straight. In most of these cases the Yahtzee box has a score of 50 and so the Yahtzee also counts as a Yahtzee bonus.

**How do you end Yahtzee?**

Winning. Once all players have taken thirteen turns (and subsequently filled in all the categories on their score card) the game ends. Mark the total sum of the Upper Section score in the corresponding total score box.

**How do you get a full house in Yahtzee?**

In the game of Yahtzee, a “full house” occurs when a player rolls five fair dice and the result is two dice showing one number and the other three all showing another (three of a kind).

### What is the best Yahtzee strategy?

Your objective is to get a high number. After the first roll you can choose whether to keep the number you got or re-roll. Then the best strategy is to keep a 4, 5, or 6, while re-rolling a 1, 2, or 3 (try to convince yourself of this).

### Can you take a zero in your second Yahtzee?

If you roll a YAHTZEE and have already entered a zero in the YAHTZEE box, you do not earn a YAHTZEE bonus: however, you must fill in one of the 13 boxes on your score sheet according to the JOKER RULES below.

**Do you have to roll a Yahtzee in one roll?**

If we roll anything other than five of a kind of the first roll, we will have to re-roll some of our dice to try to get a Yahtzee. Suppose that our first roll has four of a kind. we would re-roll the one die that doesn’t match and then get a Yahtzee on this second roll.

**How do you get 3 of a kind in Yahtzee?**

or for 3 of a Kind. You decide to set aside the twos and reroll the remaining 3 dice. You roll 1 Two and 2 Threes. You could score 6 points for Twos, 12 points for 3 of a Kind, or 25 points for Full House.

## What is the highest score ever in Yahtzee?

The highest score that we are aware of is somewhere around 875 or 900.

## What is the perfect Yahtzee score?

So a perfect score in Yahtzee is 1480 or 1505….What is a perfect score in Yahtzee?

Roll | Box | Score |
---|---|---|

(6 6 6 6 6) | THREE OF A KIND | 30 |

(6 6 6 6 6) | FOUR OF A KIND | 30 |

(x x x x x) any Yahtzee | FULL HOUSE | 0 or 25 (see below)1 |

**Can you put a Yahtzee in Full House?**

A player will keep a Yahtzee or Full House. A Yahtzee will score 25 under the Joker rule, even though it is not strictly a full house. Keep any four-of-a-kind, three-of-a-kind, or pairs that are thrown and re-roll the others. With two pairs keep both.

**What is the highest possible Yahtzee score?**

1535 points

The maximum possible score attainable in any Yahtzee game is 1535 points. That requires a player to throw a Yahtzee (5 of a kind) on every throw with over half of them being all sixes.