Enter three post-DJ! Round scores below to see wagering suggestions for each player.
First equals twice third with second crushing third
Carolyn: Wager all $6,400 if you have confidence in your Final-solving abilities or Andrew's wagering abilities. If neither, a wager of $5,600 is good for at least the extra prize potential of a second-place finish (if Mary misses Final) and can possibly score the win if Andrew goofs in wagering. Importantly, this latter wager ties Mary should Mary wager $12,000 but give the incorrect response.
Andrew: While a wager of all $12,400 may be a rational possibility (since it has the potential to tie Mary if you both get Final right), your more optimal choice is to wager $400. Don't fall into the trap of making the Four-fifths Rule wager of $801, because if Carolyn wagers $5,600, you may fall behind, and in this case it's more important to stay ahead of Carolyn than to reap the small benefit your 4/5ths position offers.
Mary: Wager $12,000--wagering any more risks falling behind Carolyn's wager of $5,600.
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