Tagged: runaway

Final Jeopardy: Asia

The Final Jeopardy question (1/6/2015), in the category “Asia” was: Meaning “waterless place” this 500,000 sq.-mile area lies in what’s called a “rain shadow” of the Himalayas. 2-day champ Elliot...

Final Jeopardy: International Motoring

The Final Jeopardy question (12/19/2014), in the category “International Motoring” was: One of the 3 European Union countries besides the United Kingdom that have not switched to driving on the...

Final Jeopardy: Kings & Queens

The Final Jeopardy question (12/2/2014), in the category “Kings & Queens” was: Technically this monarch is the head of state of 16 countries including Jamaica & New Zealand. On Day...

Final Jeopardy: TV Characters

The Final Jeopardy question (12/1/2014), in the category “TV Characters” was: This 8′ 2″ character made his debut in 1969 and is still going strong. It’s Kids Week on Jeopardy....

Final Jeopardy: Highways and Byways

The Final Jeopardy question (11/6/2014), in the category “Highways and Byways” was: The Hiram Bingham Highway, opened in 1948, is the last leg linking Machu Picchu with this World Heritage...

Final Jeopardy: American-born Authors

The Final Jeopardy question (10/29/2014), in the category “American-born Authors” was: In 1915, his reasons for naturalization included having lived and worked in England “for the best part of forty...

Final Jeopardy: Rock & Roll

The Final Jeopardy question (10/27/2014), in the category “Rock & Roll” was: A restaurant chain took its name from a British band’s fourth chart-topper, this 1967 song. Current champ Matthew...

Final Jeopardy: The 18th Century

The Final Jeopardy question (10/21/2014), in the category “The 18th Century” was: Losses in this event included 12 chests of Souchong. 2x champ Alexander Persaud has won $26,000 so far....

Final Jeopardy: Literature

The Final Jeopardy question (10/20/2014), in the category “Literature” was: A chapter heading in this 19th century work calls the title character “one-eyed, lame”, another calls him “deaf”. New champ...