Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Scott: Consider risking between $101 and $300. This will top a $0 wager by Jorge while still beating Meredith on the Triple Stumper (should Meredith wager to cover Jorge's doubled score).

Jorge: You ought to wager to cover Scott, 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 $2,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $2,400 (to shut out Scott) or less than $400 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Scott). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Meredith.

Meredith: Wager $1,501 to cover Jorge.

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