Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

David: Consider risking between $1,301 and $1,600. This will top a $0 wager by DJ while still beating Michael on the Triple Stumper (should Michael wager to cover DJ's doubled score).

DJ: You ought to wager to cover David, 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 $6,700. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $4,100 (to shut out David) or less than $2,900 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by David). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Michael.

Michael: Wager $4,801 to cover DJ.

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