History of Jeopardy!
Hosts
Gameplay
Winnings
Production
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When was Jeopardy! created?

1964

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Who is the current host of Jeopardy?

Ken Jennings

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How are you supposed to answer a Jeopardy question? (Answer this way)

What is a question?

100

Do non-winners receive consolation prizes?

Yes

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Who produces Jeopardy?

Sony Pictures Television

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How many Jeopardy! hosts have there been?

5

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Who hosted Jeopardy! the longest?

Alex Trebek

200

How many contestants play during Jeopardy?

3

200

What do non-winners receive?

Money

200

After COVID, when did the live-studio audience return?

September 2022

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Who created Jeopardy?

Merv Griffin

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Who hosted Jeopardy! the shortest?

Mike Richards
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How many rounds are in a Jeopardy game?

Three rounds

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What do the second and third-place contestants win?

Second- $3000. Third- $2000.

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Who composed the current Jeopardy theme?

Bleeding Fingers Music

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What was the original name of Jeopardy?

What's the Question?

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How long did the shortest-serving host of Jeopardy! host before resignation?

One week

400

List all three rounds of Jeopardy!

Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy!, and Final Jeopardy!

400

Before August 2023, what were second and third-place contestants rewarded?

Second- $2000. Third- $1000.

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Where is the production location?

Culver City, California

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Why does it have the name Jeopardy?

The original name was boring, and the producer said it needed more jeopardies!

500

List all 5 past Jeopardy! hosts.

Art Fleming, Alex Trebek, Mike Richards, Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings.

500

What is a Daily Double?

An opportunity for a contestant to wager an amount of money on a question.

500

Why in August 2023, were the consolation prized changed?

Inflation

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What did Jeopardy premiere on?

NBC

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