Quick Recap & Today’s Final Jeopardy – October 3, 2016

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Final Jeopardy! category: CHRISTIANITY

Final Jeopardy! clue: A 4th C. traveler gave one of the first descriptions of this day: “All the children…are carried…bearing branches”

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Today’s contestants:

 George Lyle, an I.T. security risk analyst from West Lafayette, Indiana Amy Pistone, a graduate student instructor from Ann Arbor, Michigan Seth Wilson, a PhD candidate from Chicago, Illinois (10-day total: \$231,801)

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What is Palm Sunday?

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The book “Days of the Lord: Lent” carries the description.

And all the children in the neighbourhood, even those who are too young to walk, are carried by their parents on their shoulders, all of them bearing branches, some of palms and some of olives, and thus the bishop is escorted in the same manner as the Lord was of old.

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1 Commenton "Quick Recap & Today’s Final Jeopardy – October 3, 2016"

1. Andy Saunders | October 3, 2016 at 4:00 pm |

Scores going into Final Jeopardy:
Seth \$11,600
George \$6,600
Amy \$400

Final Results:
Amy \$400 + \$398 = \$798
George \$6,600 – \$5,000 = \$1,600 (What is Easter Sunday?)
Seth \$11,600 + \$1,601 = \$13,201 (11-day total: \$245,002)

Daily Double locations:
1) THE ___ OF ___ \$800 (24th pick)
George 2600 -600 (Seth 2800 Amy 0)

2) DEAD LINES \$2000 (5th pick)
Amy 1600 -1600 (Seth 5200 George 3800)
3) WHO ORDERED THE MAMMAL? \$1200 (26th pick; \$3,600 left on board, minute-to-go signal just given)
Amy 5200 -5200 (Seth 10800 George 4600)

Unplayed clues:
J! round: PRONOUN-CIATION \$800 & \$1000; THE FARMER IN THE DELI \$800
DJ! round: U.S. MUSEUMS \$400

Game Stats:
Seth \$11,600 Coryat, 17 correct, 3 incorrect, 33.96% in first on buzzer
George \$7,200 Coryat, 16 correct, 5 incorrect, 30.19% in first on buzzer
Amy \$7,200 Coryat, 10 correct, 5 incorrect, 20.75% in first on buzzer

Seth Wilson, stats to date:
261 correct
30 incorrect
12/18 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: \$15,500)
7/11 in Final Jeopardy
40.89% in first on buzzer (247/604)
Average Coryat: \$17,764

Seth Wilson, to win:
12 games: 65.16%
13: 42.46%
14: 27.67%
15: 18.03%
16: 11.75%
Avg. streak: 12.870 games.