Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category British Monarchs) for Friday, October 20, 2017 (Season 34, Episode 30):
Her marriage to a European Crown Prince in the 16th century added Queen of Naples & Queen of Jerusalem to her titles
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Kathleen Kosman, an attorney from Dearborn, Michigan
|Tim Suba, a public education consultant from Los Angeles, California
|Tom Blake, a video producer from New York, New York (1-day total: $16,601)
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Who is Mary I?
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Mary I, fourth of five English Tudor monarchs, became Queen after successfully deposing Lady Jane Grey. Being Catholic, she became known as Bloody Mary due to her passing of a strict heresy law that resulted in over 300 Protestants being burned as heretics. Desperate to avoid her Protestant half-sister Elizabeth being her successor, she married Philip II of Spain in 1554, which resulted in the aforementioned titles being added. The marriage was childless, and to add insult to injury, the alliance with Spain upset the French, and it ultimately cost England the last of its European continental possessions (Calais). Mary died in 1558, and Elizabeth I succeeded her.
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Scores going into Final:
Tim $9,800 + $9,799 = $19,599
Tom $10,200 – $200 = $10,000 (Who is Marie Antoinet)
Kathleen $16,400 + $4,000 = $20,400 (1-day total: $20,400)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) THE 20th CENTURY $600 (9th pick)
Tom 1200 +1000 (Kathleen 1200 Tim 0)
2) STREAMING EPISODES $2000 (8th pick)
Tom 4400 +2200 (Tim 6600 Kathleen 6400)
3) DOING BUSINESS IN THE 1800s $1200 (18th pick)
Kathleen 10800 +2000 (Tom 9400 Tim 6600)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 152
J! round: AN EDIFICE COMPLEX $1000
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $1000
Kathleen $15,600 Coryat, 20 correct, 2 incorrect, 32.14% in first on buzzer
Tim $9,800 Coryat, 15 correct, 2 incorrect, 28.57% in first on buzzer
Tom $9,600 Coryat, 13 correct, 3 incorrect, 23.21% in first on buzzer
Combined Coryat Score: $35,000
Lach Trash: $12,800 (on 11 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $5,200
Tom Blake, final stats:
2/2 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $3,200)
1/2 in Final Jeopardy
27.27% in first on buzzer (30/110)
Average Coryat: $9,200
Katleen Kosman, stats to date:
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $2,000
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
32.14% in first on buzzer (18/56)
Average Coryat: $15,600
Kathleen Kosman, to win:
2 games: 55.19%
Avg. streak: 2.231 games.
(Note: This model has been adjusted to take pre-Final Jeopardy! score into account instead of Coryat Score.)
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