Jeopardy! Encore Presentation Recap – September 2, 2016

Game #2 of the finals from the 2016 Teachers Tournament, aired at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC! Remember that today’s totals get added to yesterday’s to determine the tournament champion!

This episode originally aired on May 13, 2016.

Yesterday’s scores:
Jason Sterlacci $22,601
Jill Gilbert $10,000
Kaberi Chakrabarty $4,600

Today’s contestants:

Jason Sterlacci, a 6th grade English teacher from Somerset, NJ
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Jill Gilbert, a middle school English teacher from Des Moines, IA
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Kaberi Chakrabarty, an elementary bilingual teacher from Joliet, IL
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Final Jeopardy! category: 20th CENTURY PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES

Final Jeopardy! clue: He was awarded a DFC in WWII for a combat mission as pilot of the B-24 bomber he named the “Dakota Queen”

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Who is George McGovern?

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Scores going into Final Jeopardy:
Jason $20,800
Kaberi $8,800
Jill $1,600

Final results:
Jill $1,600 – $1,600 = 0 (Who is Bob Dole?)
Kaberi $8,800 – $0 = $8,800 (Who is Bob Dole?)
Jason $20,800 – $0 = $20,800 (Who is Charles who fixed my tie?)

Final tournament results:
Jill $10,000 + $0 = $10,000
Kaberi $4,600 + $8,800 = $13,400
Jason $22,601 + $20,800 = $43,401

Daily Double locations:
1) OTHER GREAT LAKES $1000 (20th pick)
Jill 2000 -2000 (Jason 5400 Kaberi 1800)

2) AFRICAN-AMERICAN AUTHORS $1600 (9th pick)
Jill 800 -2000 (Jason 11600 Kaberi 4800)
3) COMMUNICATION $1600 (24th pick)
Jason 15200 +2000 (Kaberi 6400 Jill -400)

Game stats:
Jason 20,400 Coryat, 25 correct, 2 incorrect, 40.35% in first on buzzer (23/57)
Kaberi 8,800 Coryat, 13 correct, 1 incorrect, 22.81% in first on buzzer (13/57)
Jill 5,600 Coryat, 11 correct, 5 incorrect, 24.56% in first on buzzer (14/57)

Jason Sterlacci, stats to date:
98 correct
11 incorrect
3/4 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $5,400)
2/4 in Final Jeopardy
40.35% in first on buzzer (92/228)
Average Coryat: $18,850

Kaberi Chakrabarty, final stats:
52 correct
7 incorrect
3/3 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $15,400)
2/4 in Final Jeopardy
19.11% in first on buzzer (43/225)
Average Coryat: $10,500

Jill Gilbert, final stats:
66 correct
13 incorrect
3/6 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: -$900)
1/4 in Final Jeopardy
26.99% in first on buzzer (61/226)
Average Coryat: $12,000

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)

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