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Final Jeopardy: Non-Profit Organizations

The Final Jeopardy question (1/1/2014), in the category “Non-Profit Organizations” was: This intellectual forum started in 1984, bringing together people from 3 different industries, hence its 3-letter name. Current champ...

Final Jeopardy: 20th Century Names

The Final Jeopardy question (11/28/2013), in the category “20th Century Names” was: In 1942 Winston Churchill said “I can handle this peasant”; historians aren’t sure things turned out that way....

Final Jeopardy: Government Programs

The Final Jeopardy question (11/27/2013), in the category “Government Programs” was: Over 8,000 people have been saved from harm by this program authorized in a 1970 law, but we’re not...

Final Jeopardy: Country Names

The Final Jeopardy question (11/22/2013), in the category “Country Names” was: In England in 1933, Choudhry Rahmat Ali coined this name, a country that wouldn’t be formed until 14 years...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. Presidents

The Final Jeopardy question (11/21/2013), in the category “U.S. Presidents” was: The second man to become president who was never elected to the job, he twice ran for the position...

Final Jeopardy: Buildings

The Final Jeopardy question (11/18/2013), in the category “Buildings” was: Charles Evans Hughes laid the cornerstone for this building on October 13, 1932 & got to work in it for...