Here are the Final Jeopardy questions and answers for the week of March 9th with links to the full recaps.
Mon, Mar 9 – Correct answers: 1
The first story in which he appeared began, “The scent and smoke and sweat of a casino are nauseating at 3 in the morning.” show
Tue, Mar 10 – Correct answers: 2
He was the subject of a 2014 New York Times article headlined
“A Pioneer as Elusive as his Particle”. show
Wed, Mar 11 – Correct answers: 3
With a new release and 8 viral videos to go with it, he had the first comedy album in 50 years to top the Billboard 200. show
Thurs, Mar 12 – Correct answers: 0 (out of 1 left in FJ)
On Aug. 15, 1994, 59 years and 1 day after FDR signed the original act, Bill Clinton made this an independent agency. show
Fri, Mar 13 – Correct answers: 2
It became a border territory in 1864 after being part of the Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nebraska and Dakota territories. show
Another triple solve came out of this week but Thursday’s finish, with only one qualifier in Final Jeopardy will be remembered more, at least for a while. And that was the only day that there was not even one correct answer in FJ! But we can’t exactly call it a triple stumper, can we?
Champ roundup: Jen Jabailey Blackburn defeated returning champ Rachael Sims on Monday. Penny Reid defeated Jen on Tuesday. Kristin Sausville beat her on Wednesday and won her second game as the lone player standing on Thursday. On Friday, Kristin racked up her third game.