Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy answer and question for Tuesday, April 11, 2017:
Final Jeopardy! category: AMERICANA
Final Jeopardy! clue/answer: There are rest stops named for Edison, Lombardi & Woodrow Wilson on this road mentioned in the 1968 song “America”
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Atissa Banuazizi, a writer & communication instructor from Allston, Massachusetts
||Steve Gavenas, an artist & business consultant from South Pasadena, California
||Greg Chin, a direct service provider from New York, New York (1-day total: $16,200)
What is the New Jersey Turnpike?
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In the 1968 Simon and Garfunkel song “America”, the end of the song goes “Countin’ the cars on the New Jersey Turnpike, they’ve all come to look for America, all come to look for America, all come to look for America.”
Here’s the full song:
Other people for whom the Turnpike has named rest stops after include Clara Barton, Molly Pitcher, and Alexander Hamilton.
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