Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category U.S. Presidents) for Thursday, July 23, 2020 (Season 2, Game 96):
Of the 1st 7 presidents, only these 2 were not re-elected
This episode originally aired on January 15, 1990.
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(correct response beneath the contestants)
|Murdock Martin, a graduate student originally from Moss Point, Mississippi
|Barbara Prideaux, a teacher from St. Charles, Missouri
|Frank Spangenberg, a police officer from Flushing, New York (4-day total: $71,997)
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Correct response: Who are John Adams & John Quincy Adams?
More information about Final Jeopardy:
Five of the first seven presidents of the United States served two terms: Washington, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, and Jackson. John Adams and John Quincy Adams did not. Amazingly, after Jackson, no President served two full terms until the 18th, Ulysses S. Grant.
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Scores going into Final:
Barbara $500 + $350 = $850 (Who are Adams & J.Q. Adams?)
Murdock $5,200 – $200 = $5,000 (Who are Madison & J. Adams?)
Frank $20,500 + $10,100 = $30,600 (Who are J. Adams & J.Q. Adams?) (5-day total: $102,597)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) FAMOUS FAMILIES $400 (clue #15)
Murdock 1200 -1000 (Frank 2100 Barbara -100)
2) THE OLD WEST $800 (clue #11)
Frank 7700 +4000 (Barbara -300 Murdock 1400)
3) EDUCATION $800 (clue #24)
Frank 13300 +7000 (Barbara 500 Murdock 3200)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 21
J! Round: SPORTS $400 $500
DJ! Round: ANATOMY $800 $1000
Total Left On Board: $2,700
Number of clues left unrevealed this season: 4 (0.04 per episode average), 2 Daily Doubles
Frank $11,100 Coryat, 31 correct, 3 incorrect, 54.72% in first on buzzer (29/53), 2/3 on rebound attempts (on 5 rebound opportunities)
Murdock $6,200 Coryat, 14 correct, 3 incorrect, 30.19% in first on buzzer (16/53), 0/0 on rebound attempts (on 5 rebound opportunities)
Barbara $500 Coryat, 4 correct, 3 incorrect, 11.32% in first on buzzer (6/53), 1/1 on rebound attempts (on 4 rebound opportunities)
Combined Coryat Score: $17,800
Lach Trash: $2,900 (on 6 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $3,600
Frank Spangenberg, career statistics:
138 correct, 15 incorrect
7/10 on rebound attempts (on 19 rebound opportunities)
47.64% in first on buzzer (131/275)
6/7 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $21,100)
5/5 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $10,540
Barbara Prideaux, career statistics:
5 correct, 3 incorrect
1/1 on rebound attempts (on 4 rebound opportunities)
11.32% in first on buzzer (6/53)
0/0 on Daily Doubles
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $500
Murdock Martin, career statistics:
14 correct, 4 incorrect
0/0 on rebound attempts (on 5 rebound opportunities)
30.19% in first on buzzer (16/53)
0/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: -$1,000)
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $6,200
- At the time, Jeopardy! contestants were limited to $75,000 in winnings during their regular won. The extra $27,597 was donated to Gift of Love Hospice.
- Murdock received a Broyhill 6-piece bedroom suite; Barbara received a Casablanca ceiling fan.
Contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com
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