Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year) for Thursday, December 7, 2017 (Season 34, Episode 64):
Since “Man of the Year” became “Person of the Year” in 1999, only 1 individual woman has won: this European for 2015
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Joe Gaspard, an operations specialist from Brooklyn, New York
|Katia Noll, a director of global food safety from Milford, Connecticut
|Kyle Becker, a research scientist from Nashville, Tennessee (3-day total: $43,601)
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Recognized by TIME for her leadership in the Greek debt crisis and European migrant crisis, Angela Merkel has been Chancellor of Germany since 2005. Other individual women who have won the award: Wallis Simpson (1936), Queen Elizabeth II (1952), and Corazon Aquino (1986).
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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!
Scores going into Final:
Joe $4,000 + $3,999 = $7,999
Katia $9,600 + $9,599 = $19,199
Kyle $14,400 + $5,801 = $20,201 (4-day total: $63,802)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) THE 19th CENTURY $800 (29th pick)
Kyle 5000 +2000 (Katia 2200 Joe 1800)
2) DESERTS $1200 (9th pick)
Katia 5400 -1400 (Kyle 8400 Joe 3400)
3) THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY $1200 (23rd pick)
Joe 3000 +1000 (Kyle 12400 Katia 7600)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 47
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: “I” LOVE OPERA $2000
Total $ Left On Board: $2,000
Kyle $13,200 Coryat, 17 correct, 1 incorrect, 26.79% in first on buzzer
Katia $11,000 Coryat, 17 correct, 3 incorrect, 30.36% in first on buzzer
Joe $4,200 Coryat, 10 correct, 5 incorrect, 23.21% in first on buzzer
Combined Coryat Score: $28,400
Lach Trash: $16,400 (on 14 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $7,200
Kyle Becker, stats to date:
71 correct, 10 incorrect
28.44% in first on buzzer (62/218)
6/7 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $7,000)
3/4 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $12,900
Kyle Becker, to win:
5 games: 42.43%
Avg. streak: 4.737 games.
(Note: This model has been adjusted to take pre-Final Jeopardy! score into account instead of Coryat Score.)
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