Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Barry: Think about risking $1,100, thereby beating Dana on the Triple Stumper (should Dana wager to cover Inta's doubled score).

Inta: You ought to wager to cover Barry, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings with a wager of all $8,800. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $3,800 (to shut out Barry) or less than $3,600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Barry). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Dana.

Dana: Wager $6,201 to cover Inta.

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