Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category U.S. Landmarks) for Thursday, September 27, 2018 (Season 35, Episode 14):
In 1883 a Catholic diocese sold this to the state of Texas for $20,000
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Katie Lombardo, a museum educator from East Hills, New York
|Michael Pascuzzi, a resale store manager from Orlando, Florida
|Evelyn Rubin, a family physician from Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1-day total: $27,601)
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Correct response: What is The Alamo?
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More information about Final Jeopardy:
After the Alamo fell in 1836, the site was largely abandoned, but the U.S. Army leased the property at times until 1876. The San Antonio diocese sold the property to Texas in 1883 for $20,000.
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Scores going into Final:
Michael $10,000 + $9,990 = $19,990
Katie $12,400 + $4,000 = $16,400
Evelyn $15,200 = $9,601 = $24,801 (2-day total: $52,402)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) CLUES ACROSS PHILADELPHIA $400 (19th pick)
Katie 3400 -600 (Evelyn 3000 Michael 200)
2) POP CULTURE ADAPTS SHAKESPEARE $800 (12th pick)
Katie 4200 +4200 (Evelyn 11200 Michael 3800)
3) MEMORIALS $800 (17th pick)
Michael 6200 +3000 (Evelyn 14000 Katie 8400)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 131
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $0
Evelyn $15,200 Coryat, 17 correct, 3 incorrect, 35.09% in first on buzzer
Michael $7,800 Coryat, 17 correct, 6 incorrect, 33.33% in first on buzzer, 2/3 on rebound attempts
Katie $9,600 Coryat, 15 correct, 3 incorrect, 21.05% in first on buzzer, 3/4 on rebound attempts
Combined Coryat Score: $32,600
Lach Trash: $11,200 (on 10 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $10,200
Evelyn Rubin, stats to date:
42 correct, 8 incorrect
2/2 on rebound attempts
39.47% in first on buzzer (45/114)
0/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: -$1,000)
2/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,000
Evelyn Rubin, to win:
3 games: 55.08%
Avg. streak: 3.226 games.
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