Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 6

Out of 169 Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #17.9, on average (standard deviation: 8.05).

Number of times each player found the J! Round DD:
Left podium: 68; middle podium: 46; right podium: 53.

Average scores for each player when J! Round DD found:
Left podium: $1,481 (standard deviation: $1,083); middle podium: $996 (standard deviation: $911); right podium: $1,093 (standard deviation: $955).

In the Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 65% of their score on the Daily Double (standard deviation: 32%).

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
215/2268%13%$814$553$100$2,300$1415/70/1
324/3765%22%$684$308$300$1,600$1923/60/0
434/5661%34%$774$493$5$2,600$2569/163/6
533/5263%31%$842$556$100$3,100$32313/161/3
All106/16763%99%$781$488$5$3,100$24830/454/10

On average, the J! Round DD was located 3.83 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 1.02).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double statistics for Season 6

Out of 168 Double Jeopardy! Rounds analyzed:

First Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #10.17, on average (standard deviation: 6.19).

Number of times each player found the first DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 66; middle podium: 53; right podium: 41.

Average DJ! Round first DD wager: $1,476 (standard deviation: $867); wager range: $200 to $5,500; average gain/loss: $594

Average scores for each player when first DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $3,839 (standard deviation: $2,019); middle podium: $2,866 (standard deviation: $1,494); right podium: $2,779 (standard deviation: $1,865).

Second Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double found on clue #20.56, on average (standard deviation: 6.66).

Number of times each player found the second DJ! Round DD:
Left podium: 59; middle podium: 55; right podium: 46.

Average DJ! Round second DD wager: $1,793 (standard deviation: $1,202); wager range: $200 to $7,500; average gain/loss: $333

Average scores for each player when second DJ! Round DD found:
Left podium: $5,693 (standard deviation: $2,884); middle podium: $4,029 (standard deviation: $2,111); right podium: $4,019 (standard deviation: $2,510).

In the Double Jeopardy! Round, players on average risked 46% of their score on the first Daily Double (standard deviation: 26%) and 41% of their score on the second Daily Double (standard deviation: 27%). Among all Daily Doubles, the average wager as a percentage of the player's score was 51% (standard deviation: 30%).

Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double location breakdown

Row# cor./# rev.% cor.% rev.Avg. wag.Std. dev.Min. wag.Max. wag.Avg. gain/lossTDDsFearfuls
12/367%1%$1,333$577$1,000$2,000$6670/00/0
220/2969%9%$1,645$1,324$500$7,500$4102/20/0
351/8560%26%$1,476$953$200$5,500$2134/61/4
497/13970%43%$1,749$1,129$200$7,000$7775/77/14
540/7156%22%$1,610$955$300$5,000$1766/85/13
All210/32764%97%$1,635$1,058$200$7,500$46717/2313/31

On average, the DJ! Round DDs were located 3.76 clues down from the top of the board (standard deviation: 0.93).

Highest Daily Double wagers for Season 6

WagerTDDPlayer nameGameDDClue #CategoryScoreLeadResponse
1.$7,500Steve Berman#1184, aired 1989-10-26DJ!228CLASSICAL MUSIC$15,900$13,600W
2.$7,000Frank Spangenberg#1241, aired 1990-01-15DJ!224EDUCATION$13,300$10,100R
3.$5,500YKevin Glynn#1147, aired 1989-09-05DJ!110HISTORY$5,500$1,300W
4.$5,000Steve Berman#1184, aired 1989-10-26DJ!110HISTORY$10,100$8,400R
$5,000YJamie Weiss#1259, aired 1990-02-08DJ!223ISLANDS$5,000-$5,200R
$5,000Paula Massengale#1319, aired 1990-05-03DJ!110PLAYWRIGHTS$10,700$10,100W
$5,000Richard Neale#1332, aired 1990-05-22DJ!118BIOGRAPHIES$9,000$6,400W
8.$4,600Richard Neale#1333, aired 1990-05-23DJ!223CLASSICAL MUSIC$12,400$10,900W
9.$4,000Nancy McGregor#1150, aired 1989-09-08DJ!225DANCE$5,100-$6,500W
$4,000Bill McCulla#1239, aired 1990-01-11DJ!228IN THE DICTIONARY$7,000-$3,500W
$4,000Frank Spangenberg#1240, aired 1990-01-12DJ!229COLD-BLOODED ANIMALS$9,800$4,200R
$4,000Frank Spangenberg#1241, aired 1990-01-15DJ!111THE OLD WEST$7,700$6,300R
$4,000John Mackall#1245, aired 1990-01-19DJ!2271889$5,700-$6,300W
$4,000Liz Barnea#1311, aired 1990-04-23DJ!224THE WHITE HOUSE$7,300-$4,100W
$4,000Michael Thayer#1330, aired 1990-05-18DJ!215THE 18th CENTURY$7,200$4,700W
$4,000Anne Kanter#1343, aired 1990-06-06DJ!229THE CABINET$4,200-$3,700R
17.$3,800Dale Ragus#1166, aired 1989-10-02DJ!224WOMEN$8,800$1,200R
$3,800YBugs Twocock#1166, aired 1989-10-02DJ!121WORLD HISTORY$3,800-$3,400R
$3,800Phil Leib#1285, aired 1990-03-16DJ!217LANGUAGES$5,800-$300R
20.$3,600YJeff Slike#1210, aired 1989-12-01DJ!225MODERN LITERATURE$3,600-$4,500R

Season 6 games in which the Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#1296, aired 1990-04-02 Dan Ritey vs. Joel Goldberg vs. Mark Hinckley
#1180, aired 1989-10-20 Charley Horan vs. Ed Devin vs. Carol Roggiero

Season 6 games in which one Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Double was not uncovered

#1359, aired 1990-06-28 Dan Katz vs. Randy Pierce vs. Lesley Berger Dan Katz game 3.
#1332, aired 1990-05-22 Joe Esparza vs. Elaine Lavine vs. Richard Neale Richard Neale game 1.
#1294, aired 1990-03-29 Andrew Bernknopf vs. Ardwight Chamberlain vs. Myles Rossi Andrew Bernknopf game 5.
#1251, aired 1990-01-29 Rob Lasker vs. David Harris vs. Terry Ragazzini
#1229, aired 1989-12-28 Robert Baker vs. Nancy Miller vs. Mike Carter
#1167, aired 1989-10-03 Dale Ragus vs. Gerry Sullivan vs. Tom Neven
#1161, aired 1989-09-25 Tom Smolich vs. John DeAngeli vs. Sarah Taxman

Season 6 games in which both Double Jeopardy! Round Daily Doubles were not uncovered

#1335, aired 1990-05-25 Richard Neale vs. Fred vs. Paul Richard Neale game 4. Missing introductions Jeopardy! and Double Jeopardy! Rounds.

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