Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Weak form of Shore's Conjecture

Deborah: Too bad for you, Deborah, your score is less than Geoff's score minus Dennis's score. Unless they both commit an egregious wagering error, you've no hope of moving into first place. Wager as much as you desire, but remember, you'll have better chances of advancing to second place if you have a larger sum left over on a Triple Stumper.

Dennis: Since you're within 4/5ths of Geoff's score, you should wager between $1,001 (venusian) and $8,400 (martian), beating Geoff's maximum safe bet of the difference between your scores.

Geoff: Wager $8,901 to cover Dennis, but no more than $9,099 so as not to fall behind Deborah's doubled score. If you're a fan of shoretegic wagering, you might risk $8,101.

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