Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 35

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st148/224(66.07%)122/186(65.59%)
2nd125/224(55.80%)106/186(56.99%)
3rd89/206(43.20%)69/170(40.59%)
All362/654(55.35%)297/542(54.80%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 172

Out of those 172 games, number of games in which the returning champion at the far left podium finished Double Jeopardy! with a zero or negative score: 2 (1.16%)

Out of those 172 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 88 (51.16%)

Out of those 88 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 52 (59.09%)

Out of the 172 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 88 (51.16%)

Out of those 88 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 52 (59.09%)

Out of the 170 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of games in which all three players gave the correct response: 40 (23.53%)

Out of the 170 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 172 (50.59%)

Out of the 170 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of games in which none of the three players gave the correct response: 27 (15.88%)

362 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 654 possible responses in the 224 archived games analyzed. This represents a 55.35% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 115 regular play games in which the leader going into Final Jeopardy! did not have a lock and was not tied with another player, he or she wagered to cover the second-place player 108 times (93.91%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 206 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 49
RRW = 39
WWW = 33
RWW = 28
RWR = 17
WRW = 17
WRR = 12
WWR = 11

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 18 games in which two players played Final:

RW = 8
RR = 7
WW = 2
WR = 1

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 206 games in which all three players played Final:

RRR = 49
WWW = 33
RRW = 31
RWW = 24
RWR = 23
WWR = 19
WRR = 14
WRW = 13

The average winner's score amongst 224 archived games was $30,800.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 35

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$60,013James Holzhauer#7973, aired 2019-04-1720th CENTURY LITERARY CHARACTERS$71,114$65,714RY
2.$58,000James Holzhauer#8001, aired 2019-05-27GAMES$72,022$65,422RY
3.$50,000James Holzhauer#7977, aired 2019-04-23AMERICAN HISTORY$68,816$60,416RY
4.$40,784James Holzhauer#7983, aired 2019-05-01THE KING JAMES BIBLE$60,898$52,698RY
5.$40,000James Holzhauer#7972, aired 2019-04-16INTERNATIONAL NEWS$66,181$54,981RY
$40,000James Holzhauer#7982, aired 2019-04-30EUROPEAN CITIES$56,726$49,326RY
$40,000James Holzhauer#7996, aired 2019-05-20NAME THE FRENCH AUTHOR$49,229$44,629RY
8.$38,686James Holzhauer#7976, aired 2019-04-2219th CENTURY BRITS$52,126$47,526RY
9.$38,314James Holzhauer#7967, aired 2019-04-09PHYSICS TERMS$72,600$65,600RY
10.$35,117James Holzhauer#7979, aired 2019-04-25THE ELEMENTS$55,695$46,095RY
11.$35,006James Holzhauer#7975, aired 2019-04-19BRITISH MONARCHS$45,000$40,200RY
12.$35,000James Holzhauer#7985, aired 2019-05-03WORDS OF THE 2000s$47,381$41,581RY
$35,000James Holzhauer#8000, aired 2019-05-24AROUND THE USA$39,400$37,600RY
14.$31,010James Holzhauer#7970, aired 2019-04-12LITERARY ADAPTATIONS$58,148$44,948RY
$31,010James Holzhauer#7997, aired 2019-05-21POETRY & THE MOVIES$55,895$43,495RY
16.$29,403James Holzhauer#7984, aired 2019-05-02AMERICAN PLAYS$51,212$41,012RY
17.$28,571James Holzhauer#7998, aired 2019-05-2219th CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY$43,314$36,114RY
18.$27,000James Holzhauer#8005, aired 2019-05-31OSCAR-NOMINATED FAMILIES$52,633$40,033RY
19.$26,999Adam Levin#7981, aired 2019-04-29ORGANIZATIONS$27,000-$6,517R
20.$26,308James Holzhauer#7974, aired 2019-04-18COMIC BOOK SUPERHEROES$47,825$38,025RY
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