Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Lynn: Consider risking between $201 and $400. This will top a $0 wager by Natasha while still beating Rebecca on the Triple Stumper (should Rebecca wager to cover Natasha's doubled score).

Natasha: You ought to wager to cover Lynn, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings by betting all $9,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,600 (to shut out Lynn) or less than $600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Lynn). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Rebecca.

Rebecca: Wager $4,801 to cover Natasha.

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