TITLE

Lights, Camera, Jeopardy!

AUTHOR(S)
Fanning, Karen
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;09/25/2000, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the rehearsals for the `Jeopardy!' television game show.
ACCESSION #
3640262

 

Related Articles

  • Belgium for $1000 Please, Alex. Owens, Virginia Stem // Books & Culture (10828931);Sep/Oct2016, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p5 

    The author discusses her addiction to the television game show "Jeopardy!" and reflects on the issue of competition in American society. Topics covered include the history of quiz shows in the U.S., the wide spectrum of socioeconomic categories represented by the contestants, and on how people...

  • Mumbai Native Wins 'Jeopardy!' Tournament of Champions. Tsering, Lisa // India -- West;6/4/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 28, pA22 

    The article announces that Vijay Balse, a Mumbai, India native, won 250,000 dollars in the television game show "Jeopardy!" in the U.S. It mentions that Balse tried out six times in 16 years for the game show before earning the said amount. According to Balse, winning the said game show is...

  • IN JEOPARDY.  // Variety;9/13/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 4, p5 

    Features Salt Lake City, Utah native Ken Jennings, a contestant on the game show "Jeopardy!." Total prize money won by Jennings; Influence of Jennings on the show's ratings.

  • 'Jeopardy' jumping with Jennings. Mitchell-Marell, Gabrielle // Daily Variety;7/15/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 8, p9 

    Reports on the amount won by contestant Ken Jennings in the television game show "Jeopardy" in the U.S. Increase in the ratings of the program; Competition faced by the show with "Wheel of Fortune."

  • `I'll Take Boston For $200, Alex' Parney, Lisa Leigh // Christian Science Monitor;11/13/98, Vol. 90 Issue 245, pB7 

    Focuses on the game show `Jeopardy!' which is hosted by Alex Trebek. Focus on Julie Raines, who tried out for the show for eight years before being invited to be a contestant; Number of years the show has been on the air; How it will be filmed in Boston, Massachusetts in November, 1998;...

  • Librarian Scores Big on 'Jeopardy'.  // School Library Journal;Nov2005, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p16 

    Reports on the victory of Carol Hager, a librarian at Thunderbird High School in Phoenix, Arizona, in the "Jeopardy!" contest on September 21, 2005. Total cash prize won by Hager; Preparations made by Hager.

  • A Winning Combo. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;10/11/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 41, p21 

    Presents information on the television game shows "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" as of October 11, 2004. Average number of television viewers of the game shows; Household ratings of the shows from 1999 to 2000; Demographic ratings of the shows in female audiences according to ages.

  • COMPUTER GEEKS. Lisotta, Christopher // Television Week;4/10/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p2 

    The article reports on the audition procedure in the syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" in the U.S. People who wanted to participate in the game show were allowed to start the process from their own homes for three days in March 2006. Jeff Ritter, spokesman of the show, remarks on the process.

  • TV GAME SHOWS. Bayliss, John // Saturday Evening Post;Dec1975, Vol. 247 Issue 9, p22 

    Focuses on television game shows in the U.S. as of 1975. Description of game show hosts; Reason for the failure of the show "Jeopardy"; Selection process of contestants in "The New Price is Right."

  • The world's her stage. McQuillan, Drenan // RN;May2009, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p42 

    The article looks at travel critical care nurse Kitty O'Rourke. She describes her experience participating on the television game show "Jeopardy!" She explains how her career has enhanced her ability to adapt and has expanded her knowledge base. She comments on the flexibility of her lifestyle...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics