Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category Mythological Names) for Friday, January 1, 2021 (Season 33, Game 106):
With depths of up to 30,000′, ocean trenches make up a zone named for this brother of Poseidon & his domain
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In memory of Alex Trebek, today is the tenth episode in a series of two weeks of Alex’s favorite episodes from around the world. Today’s episode featured a category with Alex on location at the National Museum of African-American History and Culture, original air date February 6, 2017. Alex’s final episode airs Friday, January 8, 2021; Ken Jennings’ first episode as guest host airs on January 11.
|Matt Kellison, an economist from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
|Jill Rausch, a captioner from Phoenix, Arizona
|Lisa Schlitt, a microbiologist from Berwyn, Pennsylvania (6-day total: $139,100)
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Correct response: Who is Hades?
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The hadal zone, named after Hades of Greek myth, is the deepest marine habitat on Earth, located between 4 and 7 miles below sea level.
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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!
Scores going into Final:
Matt $9,800 – $9,800 = $0 (Who is Marianas?)
Lisa $13,000 – $13,000 = $0 (Who is Pelagus?)
Jill $13,200 – $399 = $12,801 (Who is Tantalus) (1-day total: $12,801)
Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Opening break taken after: 15 clues
Daily Double locations:
1) A FICTIONAL DEATH $1000 (clue #5)
Jill 1400 +1000 (Lisa -600 Matt 400)
2) BROADWAY SHOWS IN LATIN $1200 (clue #18)
Lisa 9800 +1200 (Jill 10400 Matt 9800)
3) CLASSICAL MUSIC $1200 (clue #26, $4800 left on board)
Lisa 13400 -400 (Jill 10400 Matt 9800)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 81
J! Round: FOREIGN EXCHANGE $800 $1000
DJ! Round: CLASSICAL MUSIC $400
Total Left On Board: $2,200
Jill $13,200 Coryat, 13 correct, 0 incorrect, 18.52% in first on buzzer (10/54), 2/2 on rebound attempts (on 2 rebound opportunities)
Matt $9,800 Coryat, 17 correct, 1 incorrect, 33.33% in first on buzzer (18/54), 0/0 on rebound attempts (on 1 rebound opportunity)
Lisa $13,400 Coryat, 19 correct, 2 incorrect, 35.19% in first on buzzer (19/54), 0/0 on rebound attempts (on 1 rebound opportunity)
Combined Coryat Score: $36,400
Lach Trash: $12,400 (on 7 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $3,000
Lisa Schlitt, career statistics:
151 correct, 19 incorrect
4/4 on rebound attempts (on 19 rebound opportunities)
38.40% in first on buzzer (149/388)
7/10 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $11,700)
5/7 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $14,657
Jill Rausch, career statistics:
13 correct, 1 incorrect
2/2 on rebound attempts (on 2 rebound opportunities)
18.52% in first on buzzer (10/54)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $1,000)
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $13,200
Matt Kellison, career statistics:
17 correct, 2 incorrect
0/0 on rebound attempts (on 1 rebound opportunity)
33.33% in first on buzzer (18/54)
0/0 on Daily Doubles
0/1 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $9,800
Jill Rausch, to win:
2 games: 44.17%
Avg. streak: 1.791 games.
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