Final Jeopardy! Round statistics for Season 38

DJ! FinisherAll gamesRegular play games
1st23/30(76.67%)23/30(76.67%)
2nd16/30(53.33%)16/30(53.33%)
3rd13/28(46.43%)13/28(46.43%)
All52/88(59.09%)52/88(59.09%)

Number of regular play games in which two challengers played Final: 28

Out of those 28 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 28 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium gave the correct response: 14 (50.00%)

Out of those 14 games, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium also gave the correct response: 8 (57.14%)

Out of the 28 regular play games in which two challengers played Final, number of games in which the challenger at the middle podium gave the correct response: 15 (53.57%)

Out of those 15 games, number of games in which the challenger at the far right podium also gave the correct response: 8 (53.33%)

Out of the 28 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: 5 (17.86%)

Out of the 28 regular play games in which all three players (two of them challengers) played Final, number of correct Final responses given by challengers: 29 (51.79%)

Out of the 28 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: 2 (7.14%)

52 correct Final responses have been supplied out of 88 possible responses in the 30 archived games analyzed. This represents a 59.09% chance of supplying the correct Final response.

Out of the 5 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 4 times (80.00%).

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 28 games in which all three players played Final:

RRW = 6
RRR = 5
RWW = 5
RWR = 5
WRR = 2
WWW = 2
WRW = 2
WWR = 1

Distribution of Final responses by score position out of the 2 games in which two players played Final:

RR = 1
RW = 1

Distribution of Final responses by podium position out of the 28 games in which all three players played Final:

RWR = 6
RWW = 5
RRR = 5
RRW = 4
WRW = 3
WRR = 3
WWW = 2

The average winner's score amongst 30 archived games was $39,130.

Highest Final Jeopardy! wagers of Season 38

WagerPlayer nameGameCategoryScoreLeadResponseWin
1.$37,000Matt Amodio#8481, aired 2021-10-04RENAISSANCE MEN$46,000$41,800RY
2.$25,000Matt Amodio#8466, aired 2021-09-13THE 13 COLONIES$42,800$35,600RY
3.$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
5.$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
7.$18,000Anjolie Chidambaram#8493, aired 2021-10-2019th CENTURY SUPREME COURT DECISIONS$18,800-$8,400W
8.$17,000Matt Amodio#8475, aired 2021-09-24HISTORY OF THE 19-TEENS$31,800$24,600RY
9.$16,600Tracy Pitzel#8471, aired 2021-09-201980s MOVIES$17,000-$16,200W
10.$15,000Matt Amodio#8479, aired 2021-09-30CHILDREN'S LITERATURE$39,400$30,400RY
11.$14,600Jonathan Fisher#8486, aired 2021-10-11COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD$14,600$200RY
12.$14,399Jessica Stephens#8486, aired 2021-10-11COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD$14,400-$200R
13.$13,000Matt Amodio#8472, aired 2021-09-21CHILDREN'S BOOKS$23,200$19,600RY
14.$12,000Matt Amodio#8470, aired 2021-09-1719th CENTURY U.S. POLITICS$38,400$27,000RY
15.$11,493Guhan Venkatesan#8474, aired 2021-09-23FOOD & DRINK IN THE BIBLE$11,500-$15,300R
16.$11,000Matt Amodio#8482, aired 2021-10-05POPULAR PHRASES$39,000$27,800RY
$11,000Connie Smith#8490, aired 2021-10-15LITERATURE FOR CHILDREN$11,200-$12,900W
18.$10,500Jonathan Fisher#8493, aired 2021-10-2019th CENTURY SUPREME COURT DECISIONS$27,200$8,400RY
19.$10,195Ray Kimball#8489, aired 2021-10-14U.S. HISTORY$10,200-$12,900R
20.$9,622Daniel Pecoraro#8478, aired 2021-09-29MYTHOLOGY$15,000-$27,600W
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