# Short Stack Shoving Quiz Answers and Explanations

Here are the answers and explanations for our “Do You Know When to Shove a Short Stack” quiz.

## Hand #1

The action folds to you in the Lojack with an 11.5bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• JTs
• KTo
• Q8s
• A5o

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #2

The action folds to you in the Cutoff with a 9bb stack. Which hand is *not* a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• 22
• A2o
• J9o
• K8s

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #3

You are UTG with a 6bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• 76s
• Q9o
• J7s
• T9s

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #4

The action folds to you in the Small Blind with a 12bb stack. Which hand is *not* a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• K2o
• J8o
• 86s
• 32s

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #5

The action folds to you on the Button with a 10bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• 97s
• 43s
• T8o
• Q7o

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #6

The action folds to you UTG+1 with a 7bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• J8s
• 65s
• Q8s
• K8s

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #7

You are UTG with a 12bb stack. Which hand is *not* a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• A9s
• T8s
• KQo
• AJo

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #8

The action folds to you in the Hijack with a 5bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• K8o
• Q2s
• 54s
• T9o

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #9

The action folds to you in the Small Blind with a 7bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• 85o
• 32s
• 53s
• T4o

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

## Hand #10

The action folds to you on the Button with a 13bb stack. Which hand is a profitable shove at equilibrium?

• 65s
• K7o
• J9o
• T6s

Here is a look at the optimal shoving range (via Snap Shove):

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