Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Justin: Think about risking $1,600, thereby beating Travis on the Triple Stumper (should Travis wager to cover Paige's doubled score).

Paige: You ought to wager to cover Justin, 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 $8,600. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $4,200 (to shut out Justin) or less than $3,800 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Justin). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Travis.

Travis: Wager $6,201 to cover Paige.

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