Enter three post-DJ! Round scores below to see wagering suggestions for each player.
Lucy: Consider risking between $101 and $1,500. This will top a $0 wager by Pat while still beating Carolyn on the Triple Stumper (should Carolyn wager to cover Pat's doubled score).
Pat: You ought to wager to cover Lucy, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings with a wager of all $4,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $4,400 (to shut out Lucy) or less than $1,600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Lucy). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Carolyn.
Carolyn: Wager $3,101 to cover Pat.
. The Jeopardy!
game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv