Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Carolyn: Consider risking $416, thereby beating Chris on the Triple Stumper (should Chris wager to cover Brooke's doubled score).

Brooke: You ought to wager to cover Carolyn, 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 $6,200. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $4,200 (to shut out Carolyn) or less than $1,416 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Carolyn). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Chris.

Chris: Wager $3,809 to cover Brooke.

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