Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Lindi: You ought to try wagering between $901 and $2,000. This will top a $0 wager by Roy while still beating Jeff and Roy on the Triple Stumper (should Jeff wager to cover Roy's doubled score and Roy wager to cover your doubled score).

Roy: You ought to wager to cover Lindi, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you ought to choose between wagering $0 or maximizing your winnings with a bet of all $4,900. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $3,100 (to shut out Lindi) or less than $2,900 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Lindi). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Jeff.

Jeff: Wager $3,901 to cover Roy.

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