Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Ellen: If you think Danny is going to wager to cover you, try wagering less than $400 to beat Patrick and Danny on the Triple Stumper; or, if you think Danny is going to wager small in hopes of a Triple Stumper, wager between $4,801 (venusian, to top a $0 wager by Danny) and $10,000 (martian, which may win in some cases but may also risk dropping you from second to third place if you get Final wrong).

Danny: You're faced with a legitimate choice in strategy. You can either choose to cover Ellen, hoping that you give the correct response and Patrick doesn't, in which case you'll want to wager $5,201 to cover Ellen's doubled score, but no more than $13,400 if you want to top Patrick on a Triple Stumper; or bet up to $4,799 and win if both Patrick and Ellen miss Final.

Patrick: Wager $14,101 to cover Danny.

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