Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Warren: You ought to try wagering between $1,001 and $6,000. This will top a $0 wager by Mat while still beating Katie and Mat on the Triple Stumper (should Katie wager to cover Mat's doubled score and Mat wager to cover your doubled score).

Mat: You ought to wager to cover Warren, 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 $10,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,600 (to shut out Warren) or less than $7,000 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Warren). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Katie.

Katie: Wager $8,801 to cover Mat.

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