Here are the Final Jeopardy questions and answers for the week of May 12, 2014, the last week of the Battle of the Decades, with links to the full recaps.
Mon, May 12 – Correct answers: 2
Written about the U.S. occupation of the Philippines, a Kipling poem said, “take up” this now-controversial phrase. show
Tue, May 13: Correct answers: 3
2 teen Hashemite cousins officially took the thrones of their respective countries May 2, 1953: Faisal of Iraq & him. show
Wed, May 14 – Correct answers: 0
Visited by Jacques Cartier in 1534, it was later renamed for Queen Victoria’s father, the Duke of Kent. show
Thurs, May 15 – Correct answers: 0
1 of the 2 movies in the last 30 years, one a drama & one a comedy, to win Oscars for Best Actor & Best Actress show
Fri, May 16 – Correct answers: 2
Serving 160 years apart, these two Secretaries of State are the only ones who never married. show
Just like last week, there was only one day that all the players got Final Jeopardy!
Here is the category from Friday’s game that Brad Rutter waited his whole Jeopardy career to play.