Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category International Airports) for Wednesday, April 3, 2019 (Season 35, Episode 148):
From the name of the world capital it serves, DEL is the 3-letter code for the Asian airport named for her
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Alex Koral, a regulatory research counsel from Boulder, Colorado
|Rose Curtin, an editor & yarn shop clerk from Newport, Kentucky
|Steven Grade, a sports industry consultant from Atlanta, Georgia (5-day total: $115,501)
With his win yesterday, Steven makes it onto Page 1 of the ToC Tracker, in spot #7 at the moment.
Online testing is coming up April 9, 10, and 11! Looking to practice? Video of the recent South Florida test is available!
Are you going on the show and looking for information about how to bet in Final Jeopardy? Check out my new Betting Strategy 101 page!
(Content continues below)
Correct response: Who is Indira Gandhi?
More information about Final Jeopardy:
Situated about 10 miles southwest of the New Delhi city centre, Indira Gandhi International Airport is located on the former site of Royal Air Force Station Palam. Passenger traffic began at Palam in 1962, after Delhi’s original airport, Safdarjung, was unable to handle jet traffic. It was renamed Indira Gandhi International Airport when the airport’s new international terminal opened in 1986.
Since Alex Trebek’s diagnosis of stage 4 pancreatic cancer, many community members have been raising money. The Jeopardy! Fan Online Store is as well! All proceeds from any “Keep The Faith And We’ll Win” shirt sold will be donated to Alex Trebek’s preferred charity. (The de facto alumni association is currently inquiring with the show in order to determine Alex Trebek’s preferred charity; this will be updated when that has been determined. To date, $239.35 has been raised.)
Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!
Scores going into Final:
Steven $5,400 – $5,399 = $1 (Who is ?)
Rose $12,800 + $12,799 = $25,599
Alex $18,900 + $7,100 = $26,000 (1-day total: $26,000)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) ___ OF ___ $600 (4th pick)
Rose 400 +1000 (Alex 400 Steven 0)
2) QUOTES FROM SHAKESPEARE $1600 (9th pick)
Steven 10400 -3800 (Rose 9200 Alex 7200)
3) CITIES ON THE MISSISSIPPI $1200 (13th pick)
Alex 6000 +2500 (Rose 8400 Steven 5000)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 105
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $0
Alex $17,600 Coryat, 25 correct, 2 incorrect, 42.11% in first on buzzer, 2/2 on rebound attempts
Rose $12,400 Coryat, 15 correct, 2 incorrect, 29.63% in first on buzzer
Steven $9,200 Coryat, 14 correct, 2 incorrect, 24.56% in first on buzzer, 0/1 on rebound attempts
Combined Coryat Score: $39,200
Lach Trash: $6,400 (on 5 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $8,400
Steven Grade, final stats:
149 correct, 12 incorrect
4/5 on rebound attempts
42.01% in first on buzzer (142/338)
5/8 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $3,000)
4/6 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,967
Alex Koral, stats to date:
26 correct, 2 incorrect
2/2 on rebound attempts
42.11% in first on buzzer (24/57)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $2,500)
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,600
Alex Koral, to win:
2 games: 60.57%
Avg. streak: 2.536 games.
Tournament of Champions projections:
With a projected 102 regular-play games to go prior to the Tournament of Champions cutoff, after 500,000 simulations, our model shows:
An average of 2.9235 5+-time champions (standard deviation 1.4296).
An average of 5.2723 4+-time champions (standard deviation 1.7598).
An early cutoff took place 4.118% of the time (or a 5-game winner will be left out).
Alex Koral qualified 14.311% of the time.
Eric R. Backes qualified 84.425% of the time.
Anneke Garcia qualified 63.612% of the time.
Lindsey Shultz qualified 35.227% of the time.
Dave Leffler qualified 12.771% of the time.
Jonathan Dinerstein qualified 2.222% of the time.
- The judges were absolutely correct to reverse Alex’s decision on QUOTES FROM SHAKESPEARE $800. The word “the” is part of the quote, thus, it must be exact, and the leading article rule does not apply.
- Effective in first on buzzer stats: Alex 44.44% (24/54), Rose 29.63% (16/54), Steven 25.93% (14/54).
Contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com
When commenting, please note that all comments on The Jeopardy! Fan must be in compliance with the Site Comment Policy.
If you are going to quote any statistics from this page or this website, attribution is required.