Wagering calculator

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

Four-fifths for first place

Weak form of Shore's Conjecture

Becky: Too bad for you, Becky, your score is less than Joshua's score minus J.R.'s score. Unless they both commit an egregious wagering error, you've no hope of moving into first place. Wager as much as you desire, but remember, you'll have better chances of advancing to second place if you have a larger sum left over on a Triple Stumper.

J.R.: Since you're within 4/5ths of Joshua's score, you should wager between $6,001 (venusian) and $9,200 (martian), beating Joshua's maximum safe bet of the difference between your scores.

Joshua: Wager $12,201 to cover J.R., but no more than $12,599 so as not to fall behind Becky's doubled score. If you're a fan of shoretegic wagering, you might risk $6,601.

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