If You Were on "Jeopardy!" Would You Win, Lose, or Be the Host?

EDUCATION

Allison Lips

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

"Jeopardy !" has been on the air in its current iteration since 1984. However, the show debuted in 1964 with Art Fleming as host. The show's popularity has caused its current host, Alex Trebek, to be a pop culture icon and has raised some of its best players to the same level, such as Ken Jennings. 

Due to its long-running success, "Jeopardy!" has been the subject of a well-received parody on "Saturday Night Live" and "Weird Al" has immortalized his fictional loss in song with his single "I Lost on Jeopardy," which had a video that had an accurate recreation of the 1960s set.  

Nearly everyone has seen at least one episode of "Jeopardy!" You've probably even pictured yourself on stage standing across from Trebek answering questions and hitting the Daily Double. Unfortunately, not everyone is cut out to be on "Jeopardy!" as Dorothy Zbornak of "The Golden Girls" found out. 

Are you a huge "Jeopardy!" fan? Would you walk away a "Jeopardy!" champion? Take this quiz to find out if you should sign up for" Jeopardy!" auditions or if you're better off playing from the comfort of your own home! You could find out that you're so good you should be hosting the show!

How do you feel about Alex Trebek?

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Would you be likely to freeze up on national television?

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How many books do you read in a month?

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What is your favorite category?

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On your day off, what are you doing?

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If you failed to make it on "Jeopardy!" what show would you audition for next?

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What do you believe is the greatest game show of all time?

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Could you beat Ken Jennings' record of 74 games in a row?

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What do you consider yourself to be an expert in?

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Which show are you most likely to binge watch?

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Who do you look up to the most?

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You're in a doctor's waiting room, which magazine are you most likely to pick up?

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Do people ever consider you to be the life of the party?

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If your friends were asked what your best trait is, how would they answer?

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Which current game show host would you spend $1,000 for charity to have dinner with?

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What is the one category you have the most trouble with?

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You won a million dollars on a game show, how are you using the winnings?

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You're planning a vacation, where are you spending the week?

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Which book do you keep on your nightstand?

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What was your best subject in high school?

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When you travel, which non-essential item do you always bring?

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Who would be in the audience for your "Jeopardy!" appearance?

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Which artist's complete discography do you own?

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If you didn't have your current job, which industry would you work in?

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When you play quizzo in a team, which role do you take on?

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Would your "Jeopardy!" appearance come as a surprise to those who know you?

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Which subject would you bone up on prior to your appearance?

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When people ask why you'd make a good "Jeopardy!" contestant, what do you tell them?

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What is your biggest fear about appearing on "Jeopardy?"

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What would your post-"Jeopardy!" life look like?

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