Wagering calculator

Enter three post-DJ! Round scores below to see wagering suggestions for each player.

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

William: You ought to try wagering between $1,601 and $6,000. This will top a $0 wager by Andrea while still beating Tricia and Andrea on the Triple Stumper (should Tricia wager to cover Andrea's doubled score and Andrea wager to cover your doubled score).

Andrea: You ought to wager to cover William, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you ought to choose between wagering $0 or maximizing your winnings with a bet of all $12,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,800 (to shut out William) or less than $7,600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by William). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Tricia.

Tricia: Wager $9,801 to cover Andrea.

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