Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Bill: If you think Tom is going to wager to cover you, try wagering less than $1,000 to beat Tobe and Tom on the Triple Stumper; or, if you think Tom is going to wager small in hopes of a Triple Stumper, wager between $2,701 (venusian, to top a $0 wager by Tom) and $6,400 (martian, which may win in some cases but may also risk dropping you from second to third place if you get Final wrong).

Tom: You're faced with a legitimate choice in strategy. You can either choose to cover Bill, hoping that you give the correct response and Tobe doesn't, in which case you'll want to wager $3,701 to cover Bill's doubled score, but no more than $8,300 if you want to top Tobe on a Triple Stumper; or bet up to $2,699 and win if both Tobe and Bill miss Final.

Tobe: Wager $8,701 to cover Tom.

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