Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place (66)

Stratton's Dilemma

Kemi: Consider risking between $901 and $3,100. This will top a $0 wager by Laura while still beating Judy on the Triple Stumper (should Judy wager to cover Laura's doubled score).

Laura: You ought to wager to cover Kemi, 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 $10,400. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,600 (to shut out Kemi) or less than $4,000 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Kemi). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Judy.

Judy: Wager $7,201 to cover Laura.

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