Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place (101)

Stratton's Dilemma

Lisa: You ought to try wagering between $1,001 and $6,800. This will top a $0 wager by David while still beating Neill and David on the Triple Stumper (should Neill wager to cover David's doubled score and David wager to cover your doubled score).

David: You ought to wager to cover Lisa, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you ought to choose between wagering $0 or maximizing your winnings with a bet of all $10,200. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,200 (to shut out Lisa) or less than $7,800 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Lisa). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Neill.

Neill: Wager $9,001 to cover David.

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