Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Robin: Consider risking $400, thereby beating Joe on the Triple Stumper (should Joe wager to cover Jeanne-Marie's doubled score).

Jeanne-Marie: You ought to wager to cover Robin, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings by betting all $10,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $7,000 (to shut out Robin) or less than $2,200 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Robin). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Joe.

Joe: Wager $6,401 to cover Jeanne-Marie.

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