Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Suzan: You ought to try wagering between $1,601 and $4,000. This will top a $0 wager by Rory while still beating Michael and Rory on the Triple Stumper (should Michael wager to cover Rory's doubled score and Rory wager to cover your doubled score).

Rory: You ought to wager to cover Suzan, 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 $9,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $6,400 (to shut out Suzan) or less than $5,600 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Suzan). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Michael.

Michael: Wager $7,601 to cover Rory.

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