Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category World Literature) for Monday, October 1, 2018 (Season 35, Episode 16):
In a recent poll of 125 authors, this long 1870s novel about a woman ranked as the greatest work of fiction of all time
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Doug Dodson, a classical singer from Boston, Massachusetts
|Carl Conway, a chef educator from Indianapolis, Indiana
|Andrew Knudsen, an environmental lawyer from Washington, D.C. (1-day total: $19,601)
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Correct response: What is Anna Karenina?
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The poll was conducted by J. Peder Zane’s “The Top 10″>. Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina is a more-than-800 page work about the affair between Anna Karenina and Count Vronsky, which ends in tragedy.
(Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary finished second.)
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Scores going into Final:
Andrew $4,600 – $0 = $4,600 (What is Jane Eyre?)
Carl $15,400 – $2,601 = $12,799 (What is Emma?)
Doug $18,000 – $2,000 = $16,000 (1-day total: $16,000) (What is The Scarlet Letter?)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) GETTING SPECIFIC AT GENERAL HOSPITAL $600 (23rd pick)
Doug 4400 -0† (Andrew 3000 Carl 2200)
2) STARS & CONSTELLATIONS $1200 (12th pick)
Doug 10000 +2000 (Andrew 5800 Carl 5200)
3) AUTOBIOGRAPHIES $1200 (23rd pick)
Carl 11600 +3000 (Doug 14400 Andrew 8200)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 46
†Daily Double 1 was essentially treated as a non-event by the show, as the judges felt the clue could have been worded better. Doug was not credited with a correct response either; his wager of $2,000 was simply refunded to him.
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: COUNTRY, HIP-HOP & JAZZ $1200 & $1600
Total $ Left On Board: $2,800
Doug $17,200 Coryat, 20 correct, 2 incorrect, 32.73% in first on buzzer, 2/2 on rebound attempts
Carl $13,600 Coryat, 14 correct, 0 incorrect, 21.82% in first on buzzer, 1/1 on rebound attempts
Andrew $4,600 Coryat, 16 correct, 4 incorrect, 36.36% in first on buzzer
Combined Coryat Score: $35,400
Lach Trash: $7,600 (on 7 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $8,200
Andrew Knudsen, final stats:
39 correct, 13 incorrect
1/2 on rebound attempts
41.44% in first on buzzer (46/111)
1/2 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: -$200)
1/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $9,100
Doug Dodson, stats to date:
20 correct, 3 incorrect
2/2 on rebound attempts
32.73% in first on buzzer (18/55)
1/2 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $2,000)
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,200
Doug Dodson, to win:
2 games: 58.59%
Avg. streak: 2.415 games.
- Thank you to Mark Barrett for providing me with a full chart of this game.
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