October 2016 Adult Online Test – Links To Questions

Looking to remember the questions from the 2016 Adult Online Tests?

Links:
Tuesday, October 4 (video):

Wednesday, October 5 (video):

Thursday, October 6:
Link to video on Twitter from Jeopardy
Link to video on Facebook from Jeopardy

Troubleshooting:
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14 Comments on "October 2016 Adult Online Test – Links To Questions"

  1. That was frigging hard.

  2. Was it just me or was that full of music questions…instruments, opera, ballet, composers

  3. I took my shot…

    Meh. I guessed “Henry” instead of “James” on the King when Shakespeare died. I completely “blanked” on “bivalent” vs “covalent” (I usually rock the “Science” questions), and had no clue who “Meghan Trainor” was until I saw a “Skechers” commercial 15 minutes after the test. I’d guess I got 40/50.

    • Andy Saunders | October 5, 2016 at 8:03 pm |

      You should take it for real!

      • Andy-

        If I wasn’t clear- I DID take it “for real”… just wasn’t impressed about how I did.

        I actually did a “drunk post” on my video golf forum titled “I need a tutor- stat!” at 4AM the night before because we have lots of Brits there…

        I specifically mentioned “Royalty” and “Shakespeare”- and also asked for any possible help in “Classical Music/Opera”, “Current Pop Culture”, and “Geography”- and I think I even mentioned “19th Century French Lit” as a gag.

        I think I nailed that one… LOL

        Enjoy the site!!!!

    • 40/50 (80%) should get you into the contestant pool.

      • It not the ones that you don’t know that matter, it’s the ones you only think you know, but you really don’t!

        My “guess” of “40” correct probably has a range between 36 and 40… (I’m not a fast typist, so I don’t know how many of those “misspellings/two letters short” answers I will get credit for…)

  4. Axel Kyster | October 6, 2016 at 2:56 pm |

    Doubtful that 40 correct will get you into the pool. I’ve been in the pool twice with scores of 47 and 46. Didn’t make it one year with a 44… Pre-online testing, I believe I put up a 42-44 at an in-person audition…didn’t make the next cut. 4 people out of 100 did. Online makes the pool much larger and therefore, the cutoff is probably much higher. Most Jeopers agree it’s probably at least 84-85%, given the final curve of test scores for each night.

    (Admin edit to strikeout patently incorrect information.)

    • Andy Saunders | October 6, 2016 at 3:17 pm |

      I’ve received auditions in the past with scores below 40.

      Anyone who makes the passing grade as set by the show gets put into a random draw for an audition.

      The general consensus for years has been that this mark may be as low as 35.

  5. Axel Kyster | October 6, 2016 at 3:03 pm |

    That said…I thought Wednesday night’s test was the toughest I’ve seen in over twenty years of trying. It was heavy on REAL/TRUE knowledge/acadamia – science, lit, geography, history…and not “gimmes” – Faulkner, Shelley, VanGogh’s Pere Tanguy, Mendelssohn, Gulf of Bothnia, Senate Filibuster – who the heck knows that??? Ac couple of wild(ish) guesses went my way. I’ll take my 45-46 and be hopeful…

    • Andy Saunders | October 6, 2016 at 3:35 pm |

      Regarding many of these:
      1) Dutch artist in that time frame = practically Pavlovian for Van Gogh
      2) Gulf of Bothnia = been showing up for years at the bottom level on the show
      3) Mendelssohn = the world-famous wedding march? That’s from Midsummer Night’s Dream.
      4) I can understand why people would want to avoid talking heads, but even as a Canadian, I knew that the runaround that Sen. Franken was being given by the GOP regarding his election and swearing-in was because he was that filibuster-proof 60th senator for the Democrats.

  6. Will you post a video of tonight’s test as well? Thanks!

    • Andy Saunders | October 7, 2016 at 8:52 am |

      I don’t think one exists of the Thursday test aside from the videos linked to above.

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