Category: Jeopardy Recaps

Final Jeopardy: Names on the Map

The Final Jeopardy question (5/14/2014), in the category “Names on the Map” was: Visited by Jacques Cartier in 1534, it was later renamed for Queen Victoria’s father, the Duke of...

Final Jeopardy: Monarchs

The Final Jeopardy question (5/13/2014), in the category “Monarchs” was: 2 teen Hashemite cousins officially took the thrones of their respective countries May 2, 1953: Faisal of Iraq & him....

Final Jeopardy: 19th Century Poems

The Final Jeopardy question (5/12/2014), in the category “19th Century Poems” was: Written about the U.S. occupation of the Philippines, a Kipling poem said, “take up” this now-controversial phrase. It’s...

Final Jeopardy: Famous Books

The Final Jeopardy question (5/9/2014), in the category “Famous Books” was: It was published March 26, 1830. A very popular work with the same name premiered March 24, 2011. It’s...

Final Jeopardy: British Thinkers

The Final Jeopardy question (5/8/2014), in the category “British Thinkers” was: His works include ‘The Economic Consequences of the Peace” in 1919 & “The End of Laissez-Faire” from 1926. In...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. States

The Final Jeopardy question (5/6/2014), in the category “U.S. States” was: Between 2006 & 2013 it went from 39th to 6th in per capita income & its unemployment rate dropped...

Final Jeopardy: Word Origins

The Final Jeopardy question (5/5/2014), in the category “Word Origins” was: This word for a timid person comes from the last name of a character in a 1920s newspaper comic...

Final Jeopardy: Business History

The Final Jeopardy question (5/2/2014), in the category “Business History” was: In 1945 this product added a plaid design to its “snail” dispenser. 9x champ Julia Collins goes for a...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. States

The Final Jeopardy question (5/1/2014), in the category “U.S. States” was: Other than Q, these 2 letters appear the least in the names of states, each appearing only once. 8x...