Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Shawn: You ought to try wagering between $101 and $5,700. This will top a $0 wager by Courtney while still beating Fred and Courtney on the Triple Stumper (should Fred wager to cover Courtney's doubled score and Courtney wager to cover your doubled score).

Courtney: You ought to wager to cover Shawn, 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 $7,800. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $7,600 (to shut out Shawn) or less than $5,800 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Shawn). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Fred.

Fred: Wager $6,801 to cover Courtney.

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