Alex Trebek hosts the first episode of the revived series, in which contestants must respond to the clues in the form of a question. Unlike previous versions of the show, dollar values run from $100 to $500 in the Jeopardy! round and $200 to $1000 in the Double Jeopardy! round. Written by
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The first clue selected was for $100 in the category "Animals": "These rodents first got to America by stowing away on ships" (Greg Hopkins correctly answered "Rats"). See more
This is "Jeopardy!" Now entering the studio are today's contestants...
[the three contestants and host Alex Trebek are introduced
Thank you very much, ladies and gentlemen. On behalf of all of us, welcome to America's favorite answer-and-question game, "Jeopardy!" You know how we play it; we provide the categories and the answers, and it's then up to our contestants to give us the right question. Players, as you know, anytime you recognize an answer you're free to ring in; however,...
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The Song of the Volga Boatmen
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