Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Kerry: Consider risking between $3,001 and $3,800. This will top a $0 wager by Eric while still beating Brian on the Triple Stumper (should Brian wager to cover Eric's doubled score).

Eric: You ought to wager to cover Kerry, 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 $14,800. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $8,800 (to shut out Kerry) or less than $6,800 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Kerry). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Brian.

Brian: Wager $10,801 to cover Eric.

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