Wagering calculator

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

Two-thirds for first place

Stratton's Dilemma

Ken: Consider risking $1,200, thereby beating Justin on the Triple Stumper (should Justin wager to cover Alex's doubled score).

Alex: You ought to wager to cover Ken, 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 $12,200. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $7,800 (to shut out Ken) or less than $3,400 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Ken). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Justin.

Justin: Wager $7,801 to cover Alex.

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