Quick Recap & Final Jeopardy – April 15, 2016

Yesterday, Margaret picked up 29 correct (including Final) en route to winning $40,100 in a performance that had the Internet talking! Will she be able to repeat it today?

Today’s contestants:

McKinnie Lee Sizemore, a DJ & music journalist from Orlando, FL
Andrew Pau, an assistant professor from Amherst, OH
Margaret Miles, a librarian from Wilmington, NC (1-day total: $40,100)

There are going to be a lot of people disappointed that Margaret was in third place going into Final Jeopardy.

Scores going into Final Jeopardy:
Andrew $16,600
McKinnie $16,200
Margaret $16,000

Final Jeopardy! category: CONTEMPORARY WOMEN AUTHORS

Final Jeopardy! clue: A critic said that this bestselling author “makes me wish there were more than 26 letters”

Click/Tap Here for Correct Response

Who is Sue Grafton?



Margaret 16000 + 15999 = 31999
McKinnie 16200 + 16200 = 32400
Andrew 16600 + 15801 = 32401 (1-day total: $32,401)

The critic in question: NPR’s Maureen Corrigan.

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)

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4 Comments on "Quick Recap & Final Jeopardy – April 15, 2016"

  1. Fred Vaughn | April 15, 2016 at 6:01 pm |


  2. Jeez! That’s quite the closest big game I’ve seen. Three players going in with $16,000+ each…impressive.

  3. That was an EXCELLENT GAME! I will miss Margaret tho……….

  4. I was hoping Margaret would win!

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