Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Terry: Consider risking between $601 and $2,400. This will top a $0 wager by Lynne while still beating Sean on the Triple Stumper (should Sean wager to cover Lynne's doubled score).

Lynne: You ought to wager to cover Terry, 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 $11,400. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $10,200 (to shut out Terry) or less than $3,000 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Terry). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Sean.

Sean: Wager $7,201 to cover Lynne.

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