Quick Recap & Final Jeopardy – January 1, 2016


Happy New Year from The Jeopardy! Fan!

Wondering why Ashley is back on the show after Tuesday? Check out Tuesday’s recap here!

Why does Alex Trebek have a cane? Why does Alex Trebek not move around? Check this out for the answers!

Today’s contestants:

Carl Holmgren, an investment advisor from Kalamazoo, MI
Deborah Henry, a retired attorney from Maineville, OH
Ashley Wilson, an organization development consultant from Alexandria, VA (1-day total: $21,201)

Scores going into Final Jeopardy:
Ashley $19,200
Deborah $15,400
Carl $9,800

Final Jeopardy! category: THE 18TH CENTURY

Final Jeopardy! clue: In 1765 Britain’s PM said, after all we’ve done for the colonies, if they whine about this law, they’ll whine about anything

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What is the Stamp Act?



Carl 9800 – 9401 = 399 (the tea tax)
Deborah 15400 + 4201 = 19601
Ashley 19200 + 11601 = 30801

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)

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