Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 10 regular play

Out of 46 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #19.35, on average (standard deviation: 7.81).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left lectern: 15; middle lectern: 12; right lectern: 19.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left lectern: $1,637 (standard deviation: $1,083); middle lectern: $1,074 (standard deviation: $770); right lectern: $1,250 (standard deviation: $1,015).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 57% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 27%).

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
10/00%0%0/00/0
20/00%0%0/00/0
32/367%7%$633$115$500$700$3000/00/0
410/1283%26%$892$350$500$1,500$6752/20/0
519/3161%67%$771$290$500$1,500$1842/30/0
All31/4667%100%$793$302$500$1,500$3204/50/0

On average, the J! Round DD was located 4.61 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.61).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 10 regular play

Out of 46 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #11.8, on average (standard deviation: 6.56).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left lectern: 18; middle lectern: 14; right lectern: 13.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $1,478 (standard deviation: $671); wager range: $500 to $4,000; average gain/loss: $467

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left lectern: $4,758 (standard deviation: $2,100); middle lectern: $3,053 (standard deviation: $1,554); right lectern: $3,182 (standard deviation: $1,753).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #23.49, on average (standard deviation: 5.86).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left lectern: 17; middle lectern: 17; right lectern: 11.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $1,673 (standard deviation: $828); wager range: $200 to $3,500; average gain/loss: -$238

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left lectern: $6,476 (standard deviation: $3,092); middle lectern: $4,422 (standard deviation: $2,259); right lectern: $5,036 (standard deviation: $2,302).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 39% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 21%) and 36% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 25%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 44% (standard deviation: 26%).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
10/00%0%0/00/0
22/450%4%$1,950$759$1,300$3,000$3000/00/0
38/1173%12%$1,373$739$500$3,000$2820/01/1
424/3667%40%$1,489$718$200$3,000$3060/11/4
519/4048%44%$1,658$791$600$4,000-$1131/11/3
All53/9158%99%$1,576$756$200$4,000$1191/23/8

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 4.23 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.84).

Highest Daily Double wagers for Season 10 regular play

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$4,000Kurt Bray#2155, aired 1994-01-07DJ!110SCIENCE$9,600$7,400R
2.$3,500Bob Schwartz#2103, aired 1993-10-27DJ!228ORGANIZATIONS$5,900-$3,900W
3.$3,000Matthew Seelinger#2087, aired 1993-10-05DJ!228U.S. MUSEUMS$3,200-$5,400W
$3,000Jean Grewe#2142, aired 1993-12-21DJ!230NORTHERN AFRICA$11,500$5,900R
$3,000Kurt Bray#2152, aired 1994-01-04DJ!19AIRCRAFT$6,200$3,100R
$3,000Kurt Bray#2155, aired 1994-01-07DJ!218COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES$14,600$11,400W
$3,000Bob Kitson#2166, aired 1994-01-24DJ!216PAINTERS$6,600$2,100W
$3,000Bob Helfrich#2201, aired 1994-03-14DJ!223HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES$3,600-$4,200W
9.$2,800YKen Frier#2230, aired 1994-04-22DJ!2231986$2,800-$5,700W
10.$2,700Brian Moore#2068, aired 1993-09-08DJ!214LITERARY RELATIVES$7,300$3,900W
11.$2,500Matthew Seelinger#2086, aired 1993-10-04DJ!217THE CONSTITUTION$6,800$5,000W
$2,500Graydon Hazenberg#2157, aired 1994-01-11DJ!14THE 16th CENTURY$4,200$200R
13.$2,400Jim Proulx#2174, aired 1994-02-03DJ!226SCIENCE$4,200-$2,400R
$2,400Steve Nickerson#2205, aired 1994-03-18DJ!19SCIENCE$3,400-$2,300R
15.$2,100Graydon Hazenberg#2156, aired 1994-01-10DJ!212HISTORY$3,500-$2,100R
16.$2,000Dan Cordas#2066, aired 1993-09-06DJ!125HAIL TO THE CHIEF$2,700-$4,800W
$2,000Lt. Commander Alan Echt#2078, aired 1993-09-22DJ!113HISTORY$3,100-$3,800W
$2,000Don Smolen#2080, aired 1993-09-24DJ!219WORLD CITIES$4,500-$4,500W
$2,000Tom Rack#2081, aired 1993-09-27DJ!226HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES$7,300-$1,600R
$2,000Anne-Marie Gorman#2082, aired 1993-09-28DJ!111THOSE WHO STAND & WAIT$2,900-$2,000W

Season 10 regular play games in which one Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#2173, aired 1994-02-02 Tom Nichols vs. Judy Paullus vs. Geoff Berman Tom Nichols game 3.
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