To figure out

to solve; to compute or find the result of.

See also: Figure

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The first thing you need to do is to figure out how many outs you have.
He has distilled his experience and expertise in Weighing The Odds In Hold'em Poker showing players how to identify and attack different player personalities; the basics of "Expected Value" in poker; explains the outs, non-outs, unknown cards, and how to count outs in poker; how to figure out pot odds quickly and accurately at the table; and how different positions have different values.
A lot of people are right out of college and they're still trying to figure out where they can be comfortable and where they can't.
What if being a lesbian or a gay man turned out to mean you are imbued with special powers, that you have the ability, over and above that of nongay human beings, to withstand hardship, to survive your enemies, to create great beauty, to hear others like you through the silence, to find others like you in the darkness, to invent new riddles with your life that puzzle the experts, who never catch up to you or on to you, who are never able to figure out where you came from or where you might be going?