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Final Jeopardy: British Royalty

The Final Jeopardy question (3/12/2014), in the category “British Royalty” was: He was the last male monarch who had not previously been Prince of Wales. Current champ Arthur Chu is...

Final Jeopardy: Novel Titles

The Final Jeopardy question (3/11/2014), in the category “Novel Titles” was: The title of this 1951 novel comes from the hero’s fantasy of rescuing children falling from a cliff. Current...

Final Jeopardy: American Composers

The Final Jeopardy question (3/10/2014), in the category “American Composers” was: A protege of Oscar Hammerstein, he’s won Grammys, an Oscar, a Pulitzer Prize & the most Tony Awards by...

Final Jeopardy: Biblical Names

The Final Jeopardy question (3/7/2014), in the category “Biblical Names” was: In Genesis 4 this name is chosen because God “hath appointed me another seed.” Today is the last match...

Final Jeopardy: 4-Letter Words

The Final Jeopardy question (3/5/2014), in the category “4-Letter Words” was: New research shows that this word that has become ubiquitous dates back to young men also called “macaronis”. Third...

Final Jeopardy: Borders

The Final Jeopardy question (3/4/2014), in the category “Borders” was: Twice as long as Hadrian’s Wall, Offa’s Dyke was the traditional border between these 2 lands. Today the 1990s edition...

Final Jeopardy: Presidents

The Final Jeopardy question (3/3/2014), in the category “Presidents” was: He is the only 19th century president to serve 2 complete terms with the same vice president. The Battle of...