Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category 20th Century Theater) for Monday, June 10, 2019 (Season 35, Episode 196):
The final scene of this play takes place by a grave & includes the line “He had the wrong dreams”
(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Mary Fellman, a retail manager from Los Alamos, New Mexico
|Martin Kane, a high school teacher from Martin, Tennessee
|Brendan Roach, a policy researcher & advisor from Cambridge, Massachusetts (2-day total: $58,700)
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Correct response: What is Death of a Salesman?
More information about Final Jeopardy:
The line “He had the wrong dreams” was uttered by Biff Loman during the funeral scene of Willy Loman, the title salesman in Arthur Miller’s play. It won both the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play.
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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!
Scores going into Final:
Mary $14,400 – $14,000 = $400 (What is A Moon for the Misbegotten)
Brendan $17,800 + $17,800 = $35,600
Martin $18,600 + $17,001 = $35,601 (1-day total: $35,601)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) OUT TO “C” $600 (8th pick)
Martin 3000 +3000 (Mary 1000 Brendan 400)
2) 3-WORD CITY NAMES $800 (8th pick)
Brendan 7800 +6000 (Martin 11800 Mary 7600)
3) ANIMAL TALK $2000 (20th pick)
Brendan 18200 -2000 (Martin 16600 Mary 12400)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 166
J! round: None!
DJ! Round: None!
Total $ Left On Board: $0
Martin $16,200 Coryat, 21 correct, 1 incorrect, 35.09% in first on buzzer, 1/1 on rebound attempts
Brendan $14,600 Coryat, 15 correct, 1 incorrect, 22.81% in first on buzzer, 1/1 on rebound attempts
Mary $14,400 Coryat, 20 correct, 1 incorrect, 36.84% in first on buzzer
Combined Coryat Score: $45,200
Lach Trash: $4,000 (on 3 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $4,800
Brendan Roach, final stats:
61 correct, 6 incorrect
3/3 on rebound attempts (on 6 rebound opportunities)
32.16% in first on buzzer (55/171)
5/6 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $17,800)
2/3 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $16,467
Martin Kane, stats to date:
22 correct, 1 incorrect
1/1 on rebound attempts (on 1 rebound opportunity)
35.09% in first on buzzer (20/57)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $3,000)
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $16,200
Martin Kane, to win:
2 games: 59.385%
Avg. streak: 2.462 games.
Tournament of Champions projections:
With a projected 64 regular-play games to go prior to the Tournament of Champions cutoff, after 500,000 simulations, our model shows:
An average of 1.797 5+-time champions (standard deviation 1.1242).
An average of 3.2595 4+-time champions (standard deviation 1.3919).
An early cutoff took place 0.125% of the time (or a 5-game winner will be left out).
Martin Kane qualified 14.510% of the time.
Eric R. Backes qualified 91.698% of the time.
Anneke Garcia qualified 71.894% of the time.
Lindsey Shultz qualified 37.596% of the time.
Dave Leffler qualified 9.471% of the time.
- Brendan’s best choice of wager was likely $11,001; Mary’s best choice of wager was no more than $7,599.
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