Merry Christmas! Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category Authors) for Monday, December 25, 2017 (Season 34, Episode 76):
A prefatory poem he wrote to one of his novels tells of “The dream-child moving through a land Of wonders wild and new”
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Charlie Harless, a procurement analyst from Washington, DC
|Natalie Ballas, a dentist from Tulatin, Oregon
|Donna Brown, a customer service representative from Seattle, Washington (1-day total: $45,600)
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Correct response: Who is Lewis Carroll?
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The poem, titled “All in the golden afternoon…”, was a prefatory poem to Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. It recalls the afternoon where Carroll met Alice Liddell (“Secunda” in the poem) and her two sisters Lorina and Edith.
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Scores going into Final:
Charlie $6,000 + $2,500 = $8,500
Natalie $12,400 + $0 = $12,400 (1-day total: $12,400)
Donna $21,400 – $10,000 = $11,400 (Who is C S Lewis?)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) ONE-WORD BOOK TITLES $600 (19th pick)
Donna 3000 +3000 (Natalie 4200 Charlie -200)
2) TITANIC $2000 (10th pick)
Charlie 4200 +3000 (Donna 11400 Natalie 5800)
3) MY HEART WILL GO ON $1600 (14th pick)
Natalie 8200 +5000 (Donna 11400 Charlie 7200)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 232
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $0
Natalie $9,000 Coryat, 18 correct, 3 incorrect, 31.58% in first on buzzer
Donna $19,000 Coryat, 21 correct, 3 incorrect, 40.35% in first on buzzer
Charlie $5,000 Coryat, 8 correct, 2 incorrect, 12.28% in first on buzzer
Combined Coryat Score: $33,000
Lach Trash: $15,400 (on 13 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $5,600
Donna Brown, final stats:
39 correct, 7 incorrect
36.28% in first on buzzer (41/113)
3/3 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $24,200)
1/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $16,800
Natalie Ballas, stats to date:
19 correct, 3 incorrect
31.58% in first on buzzer (23/57)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $5,000)
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $9,000
Natalie Ballas, to win:
2 games: 41.33%
Avg. streak: 1.704 games.
(Note: This model has been adjusted to take pre-Final Jeopardy! score into account instead of Coryat Score.)
- A player with scores going into Final Jeopardy! of $32,600 and $21,400 in their first two games, on average, will have $117,222 in future winnings after their 2nd win.
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