How Far Would You Make It on "Jeopardy?"

ENTERTAINMENT

Mark Philip Lichtenstein

5 Min Quiz

Image: The Movie DB

About This Quiz

"Jeopardy" may be a great game, but do you know that it's 54 years old? Yes, the show originally debuted in 1964 but lasted a little less than a year. It was brought back a second time and again didn't stick; the show ended in 1979. As with all things in life, or so we are led to believe, the third time is a charm. "Jeopardy" was revived in 1984, and has been on our screens since. It is the only '60s gameshow to be given the Peabody Award and has won over 30 Daytime Emmy Awards. It's no wonder that people like you are fans of the show. So we want to know, if you were on the show, just how long would you last? 

Will you win weeks worth of "Jeopardy" games? Not many people have the chops to win for even more than one week. Will you triumph through just a few episodes? There's no shame in this, especially since you could win over $100,000. Will you be a one-hit wonder and just win for one like so many other contestants? Or, will you not even make it to the end? 

Can you make it to Final Jeopardy? Or will you win enough games to rival Ken Jennings? Let's find out. 


Are you a know-it-all?

Advertisement

Do you crack under pressure?

Advertisement

Are you as smart as you think you are?

Advertisement

Are you as smart as your mom thinks you are?

Advertisement

Do you fear Ken Jennings?

Advertisement

Do you know all 50 states?

Advertisement

Are you jack of all trades or master of none?

Advertisement

Do you have a face for radio?

Advertisement

Do you Google it?

Advertisement

How advanced is your education?

Advertisement

Do you know how to work a crowd?

Advertisement

Could you flirt with Alex Trebek?

Advertisement

Do you ever pretend to know stuff you don't know?

Advertisement

Do you often answer a question with another question?

Advertisement

Can you bluff?

Advertisement

Did you listen to your mother when you were a kid?

Advertisement

Do you have a plan to make psychological warfare on your competition to destroy them?

Advertisement

Have you ever had a total brain fart?

Advertisement

How's your memory?

Advertisement

Do you like showing off?

Advertisement

Do you have a day job that pays more than you could win on Jeopardy?

Advertisement

Did you always win Trivia night in school?

Advertisement

Can you win Jeopardy when it's on TV?

Advertisement

Do you thrive on a crowd?

Advertisement

Are you ready for fame in the age of social media?

Advertisement

Did people at school call you a nickname that means "brainy", and if so, what was it?

Advertisement

Do you think you won this quiz?

Advertisement

Do you love quizzes or just do them to kill time at work?

Advertisement

Are you nervous knowing you're about to get your results?

Advertisement

How do you answer a question on Jeopardy?

Advertisement

About HowStuffWorks Play

How much do you know about dinosaurs? What is an octane rating? And how do you use a proper noun? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks Play is here to help. Our award-winning website offers reliable, easy-to-understand explanations about how the world works. From fun quizzes that bring joy to your day, to compelling photography and fascinating lists, HowStuffWorks Play offers something for everyone. Sometimes we explain how stuff works, other times, we ask you, but we’re always exploring in the name of fun! Because learning is fun, so stick with us!

Explore More Quizzes