Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category The Calendar) for Tuesday, July 21, 2020 (Season 1, Game 2):
Calendar date with which the 20th century began
(correct response beneath the contestants)
This episode originally aired on September 11, 1984.
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|Paul Schaeffer, a registered nurse originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
|Lynne Crawford, a carpenter originally from West Springfield, Massachusetts
|Greg Hopkins, an energy demonstrator from Waverly, Ohio (1-day total: $8,400)
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Correct response: What is January 1, 1901?
More information about Final Jeopardy:
Remember, there is no Year 0! Thus, the 1st century goes from January 1, 1 to December 31, 100—and so on and so forth, with the 20th century beginning January 1, 1901 and ending December 31, 2000.
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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!
Scores going into Final:
Paul $1,100 – $1,100 = $0 (What was Jan 1, 1900)
Lynne $5,000 – $5,000 = $0 (What is Jan. 1, 1900)
Greg $9,500 – $9,500 = $0 (What is Jan 1, 1900)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 10 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) BY THE NUMBERS $400 (clue #19)
Greg 2100 +400 (Lynne 700 Paul -100)
2) OPERA $600 (clue #9)
Lynne 2400 +1000 (Greg 3500 Paul 700)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 61
J! Round: HOMONYMS $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 COUNTRY MUSIC $500
DJ! Round: SPORTS $400 $600 $800 $1000 FOREIGN PHRASES $1000
Total Left On Board: $5,800
Number of clues left unrevealed this season: 24 (12.00 per episode average), 2 Daily Doubles
Paul $1,100 Coryat, 10 correct, 7 incorrect, 34.04% in first on buzzer (16/47), 1/1 on rebound attempts (on 3 rebound opportunities)
Lynne $4,600 Coryat, 11 correct, 1 incorrect, 14.89% in first on buzzer (7/47), 4/4 on rebound attempts (on 9 rebound opportunities)
Greg $9,500 Coryat, 24 correct, 3 incorrect, 48.94% in first on buzzer (23/47), 2/3 on rebound attempts (on 8 rebound opportunities)
Combined Coryat Score: $15,200
Lach Trash: $1,800 (on 4 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $4,200
Greg Hopkins, career statistics:
43 correct, 6 incorrect
6/8 on rebound attempts (on 16 rebound opportunities)
39.13% in first on buzzer (36/92)
2/2 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $1,200)
1/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $8,600
Lynne Crawford, career statistics:
11 correct, 2 incorrect
4/4 on rebound attempts (on 9 rebound opportunities)
14.89% in first on buzzer (7/47)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $1,000)
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $4,600
Paul Schaeffer, career statistics:
10 correct, 8 incorrect
1/1 on rebound attempts (on 3 rebound opportunities)
34.04% in first on buzzer (16/47)
0/0 on Daily Doubles
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $1,100
- In the 36-year history of this show, this is the first of seven games that did not have a winner.
- Alex called Greg a chicken yesterday. I suspect that had something to do with Greg’s bet today.
- Greg and Lynne received a range and dinnerware; Paul received an exercise machine.
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