Wagering calculator

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

Three-quarters for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Chris: Think about risking $1,200, thereby beating Justin on the Triple Stumper (should Justin wager to cover Stacie's doubled score).

Stacie: You ought to wager to cover Chris, 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 $12,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $5,600 (to shut out Chris) or less than $4,400 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Chris). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Justin.

Justin: Wager $8,201 to cover Stacie.

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