Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Strong form of Shore's Conjecture

Doug: There's no way you can cover a rational wager by Deborah, but if Deborah decides for some reason to wager everything, you can eke out a win on a Triple Stumper if you wager no more than $3,000.

Deborah: Your score is within 4/5ths of Justin's, so wager between $401 (venusian) and $6,599 (martian), beating Justin's maximum safe bet of the difference between your scores while still covering against a doubled score on Doug's part.

Justin: Wager $13,201 to cover Deborah. If you feel like using Shoretegy, try wagering $6,401.

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