Answers in the form of questions : a definitive history and insider's guide to Jeopardy! (eBook, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Answers in the form of questions : a definitive history and insider's guide to Jeopardy!

Author: Claire McNear; Ken Jennings
Publisher: New York, NY : Twelve, Hachette Book Group, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Over 36 years Jeopardy! has become a deeply entrenched American tradition. It is a cross-generational touchstone the likes of which are few and far between in modern television. McNear chronicles the show's history, and shows how the most successful players use strategy to dominate. Readers will be a fly on the wall, following along from the early-morning clue assembly in Jeopardy!'s famous library to the moment  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McNear, Claire.
Answers in the form of questions.
New York, NY : Twelve, Hachette Book Group, 2020.
(DLC) 2020022710
(OCoLC)1157463926
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Claire McNear; Ken Jennings
ISBN: 9781538702314 1538702312 9781538706145 1538706148 9781538702321 1538702320
OCLC Number: 1228812780
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 251 pages)
Contents: Welcome to Jeopardy!: Jeopardy's biggest loser; The world according to Frank Spangenberg --
Do you know the stuff or not?: Ken Jennings takes the stage; Contestant skullduggery; Tournaments --
And now, here is the host of Jeopardy, Alex Trebek: The Clue Crew; How much money does it take to impress Alex Trebek? --
Time to train: James Holzhauer, buzzer wunderkind; A brief history of Jeopardy!; Contestants knowing nothing about sports; Best and worst games of Jeopardy! ever --
Weird Al, Turd Ferguson, and Cliff Clavin: Jeopardy! in pop culture: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Andy Richter; the Who Wants to Be a Millionaire feud; Jeopardy! music --
The Forrest bounce, game theory, and true daily doubles, oh my!: strategy on Jeopardy!: Man vs Machine: IBM's Watson takes on Jeopardy! What's in a prize?; Lock games and the plight of Cliff Calvin --
The alumni network: How do you spend your winnings? Jeopardy! romance --
What's next?
Responsibility: Claire McNear ; foreword by Ken Jennings.

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