Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 38

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st45/61(73.77%)45/60(75.00%)
2nd33/61(54.10%)32/60(53.33%)
3rd22/55(40.00%)22/54(40.74%)
All100/177(56.50%)99/174(56.90%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 54

Out of those 54 games, number of games in which the returning champion at the far left podium finished Double Jeopardy! with a zero or negative score: 0 (0.00%)

Out of those 54 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 25 (46.30%)

Out of those 25 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 15 (60.00%)

Out of the 54 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 27 (50.00%)

Out of those 27 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 15 (55.56%)

Out of the 54 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: 10 (18.52%)

Out of the 54 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 52 (48.15%)

Out of the 54 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: 5 (9.26%)

100 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 177 possible responses in the 61 archived games analyzed. This represents a 56.50% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 17 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 14 times (82.35%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 55 games in which all three players played Final:

RWW = 12
RRW = 10
RRR = 10
RWR = 8
WRW = 6
WWW = 5
WRR = 3
WWR = 1

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 6 games in which two players played Final:

RR = 4
RW = 1
WW = 1

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 55 games in which all three players played Final:

RWW = 13
RRR = 10
RWR = 9
RRW = 7
WWW = 5
WRW = 5
WRR = 5
WWR = 1

The average winner's score amongst 61 archived games was $34,917.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 38

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$37,000Matt Amodio#8481, aired 2021-10-04RENAISSANCE MEN$46,000$41,800RY
2.$25,999Dane Reighard#8508, aired 2021-11-10WORLD POPULATION$26,000-$4,000R
3.$25,000Matt Amodio#8466, aired 2021-09-13THE 13 COLONIES$42,800$35,600RY
$25,000Amy Schneider#8524, aired 2021-12-02JOURNALISTS IN HISTORY$36,800$32,000RY
5.$22,001Andrew He#8508, aired 2021-11-10WORLD POPULATION$30,000$4,000RY
6.$22,000Matt Amodio#8477, aired 2021-09-28THE CONTINENTS$48,400$36,400RY
$22,000Matt Amodio#8483, aired 2021-10-06HISTORIC CALENDARS$38,600$31,400WY
8.$20,000Matt Amodio#8468, aired 2021-09-15AUTHORS$41,200$33,200RY
$20,000Matt Amodio#8480, aired 2021-10-01AMERICAN HISTORY$35,400$30,200RY
$20,000Amy Schneider#8525, aired 2021-12-03ORGANIZATIONS$33,400$28,600RY
11.$18,000Anjolie Chidambaram#8493, aired 2021-10-2019th CENTURY SUPREME COURT DECISIONS$18,800-$8,400W
12.$17,000Matt Amodio#8475, aired 2021-09-24HISTORY OF THE 19-TEENS$31,800$24,600RY
$17,000Amy Schneider#8521, aired 2021-11-2919th CENTURY LITERATURE$30,000$24,200RY
14.$16,601Hillary Sebeny#8507, aired 2021-11-091970s SONGS$16,800$200W
15.$16,600Tracy Pitzel#8471, aired 2021-09-201980s MOVIES$17,000-$16,200W
16.$16,000Amy Schneider#8519, aired 2021-11-25FAMOUS DO'S & DON'TS$34,000$27,000RY
17.$15,200Molly Karol#8511, aired 2021-11-15MYTHS & LEGENDS$15,200-$15,200R
18.$15,000Matt Amodio#8479, aired 2021-09-30CHILDREN'S LITERATURE$39,400$30,400RY
$15,000Amy Schneider#8515, aired 2021-11-1920th CENTURY AMERICAN AUTHORS$29,800$25,000RY
20.$14,600Jonathan Fisher#8486, aired 2021-10-11COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD$14,600$200RY
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