Today’s Final Jeopardy – December 3, 2018


Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category American Business) for Monday, December 3, 2018 (Season 35, Episode 61):

Last name of John, Daniel, Elisha & Edward, whose firm turned 200 in 2018 & has dressed 40 U.S. Presidents

(correct response beneath the contestants)


Today’s contestants:

Bernadette Nguyen, an attorney from Mechanicsville, Maryland
Bernadette Nguyen on Jeopardy!
Dave Leffler, a retired police officer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dave Leffler on Jeopardy!
Elizabeth Goss, a housewife from Pleasant Ridge, Michigan (1-day total: $4,799)
Elizabeth Goss on Jeopardy!

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Correct response: What is Brooks?


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More information about Final Jeopardy:

Brooks Brothers, headquartered in New York City’s Madison Avenue, was founded in 1818, with its first location at Catherine and Cherry in Manhattan, as H. & D. H. Brooks & Co., by Henry Sands Brooks. His four sons, John, Daniel, Elisha, and Edward inherited the business and renamed it Brooks Brothers in 1850.

The firm claims to have outfitted 40 US Presidents, dating back to James Madison. Of course, this would appear to count Grover Cleveland twice.


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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!

Scores going into Final:
Dave $17,200
Elizabeth $16,600
Bernadette $10,200


Tonight’s results:
Bernadette $10,200 – $7,001 = $3,199 (What is Kevlar?)
Elizabeth $16,600 + $11,599 = $28,199 (What is Brooks? Broth)
Dave $17,200 + $16,601 = $33,801 (1-day total: $33,801)


Dave Leffler, today's Jeopardy! winner (for the December 3, 2018 game.)


Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Elizabeth $9,800
Bernadette $6,200
Dave $4,000


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Opening break taken after: 15 clues


Daily Double locations:
1) BROTHERS GRIMM FAIRY TALES $1000 (21st pick)
Elizabeth 4400 +4000 (Bernadette 3800 Dave 2600)
2) ART BOOKS $800 (5th pick)
Elizabeth 10200 +4000 (Bernadette 6200 Dave 6000)
3) NATIONAL HISTORIC LANGUAGES $1200 (16th pick)
Bernadette 12200 -2000 (Elizabeth 15800 Dave 6000)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 114


Unplayed clues:
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $0


Game Stats:
Dave $17,200 Coryat, 20 correct, 2 incorrect, 36.84% in first on buzzer, 1/1 on rebound attempts
Elizabeth $10,400 Coryat, 16 correct, 1 incorrect, 22.81% in first on buzzer, 2/2 on rebound attempts
Bernadette $12,200 Coryat, 18 correct, 3 incorrect, 33.33% in first on buzzer, 1/1 on rebound attempts
Combined Coryat Score: $39,800
Lach Trash: $7,200 (on 5 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $7,000


Elizabeth Goss, final stats:
35 correct, 4 incorrect
5/5 on rebound attempts
25.00% in first on buzzer (28/112)
3/4 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $8,000)
1/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $12,700


Dave Leffler, stats to date:
21 correct, 2 incorrect
1/1 on rebound attempts
36.84% in first on buzzer (21/57)
0/0 on Daily Doubles
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,200


Dave Leffler, to win:
2 games: 56.25%
3: 31.64%
4: 17.80%
5: 10.01%
6: 5.63%
Avg. streak: 2.286 games.


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4 Comments on "Today’s Final Jeopardy – December 3, 2018"

  1. I think President Obama got his suit from Chicago’s Hart, Shaffner and Marx.

  2. Missed most of this episode here in Minnesota—preempted for coverage of the Bush funeral.

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