GAME NAME:

RIPLEY'S BIZARRE FACTS

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

ABILITIES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

ABIL- ITIES

STRANGE PHYSICAL ABILITIES

ENTERTAINERS

ENTER-

TAINER

BIZARRE FACTS ABOUT

ENTERTAINERS.

FOOD & DRINK

FOOD &

DRINK

FACTS ABOUT FOOD AND

DRINK

PHOBIAS

PHOBIAS

GIVEN THE PHOBIA, TELL THE

FEAR

OBJECTS

OBJECTS

ODD OBJECTS

LOVE & MARRIAGE

LOVE

LOVE STORIES

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

MARTIN JOE LAURELLO, ''THE

HUMAN OWL,'' COULD TURN

THIS BACKWARDS

HIS HEAD

THE JOHN TRAVOLTA OUTFIT

FROM THIS FILM SOLD AT

AUCTION FOR $145,000

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER

AN AVERAGE BOTTLE OF

CHAMPAGNE HAS 56,000,000

OF THESE

BUBBLES

VERBOPHOBIA A) WORMS B)

WORDS C) WARS

B

EIGHT-YEAR-OLD ABBEY MAE

FLECK INVENTED A KITCHEN

GADGET TO COOK THIS

BREAKFAS FOOD UPRIGHT

BACON

YOU CAN MAKE YOUR

PROPOSAL TO THIS ACTOR AT

WWW.MARRYTOM.COM

TOM ARNOLD

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

JOHN LEATHER COULD MOVE

EACH OF THESE

INDEPENDENTLY OF EACH

OTHER

EYES

SPENCER TRACY'S 1937 OSCAR

FOR BEST ACTOR WAS

MISTAKENLY ENGRAVED WITH

THIS DETECTIVE'S NAME

DICK TRACY

A FOOD COMPANY IN BELGIUM

MADE A SINGLE STRAND OF

THIS THAT MEASURED 468

FEET IN LENGTH

SPAGHETTI

SESQUIPEDALOPHOBIA A)

LONG WORDS B) LARGE

CHILDREN C) CENTIPEDES

A

RICHARD E. MAHAN INVENTED

AN ELECTRIC VERSION OF THIS

TO KEEP INSECTS OFF OF

FOOD

TABLECLOTH

THIS AMERICAN WILDERNESS

NOVELIST LOST A SWORD

DUEL--TO HIS FUTURE WIFE

JACK LONDON

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

JOSEPH GREEN, ALSO KNOWN

AS ''THE MIGHTY ATOM,''

COULD PULL THREE CARS

WITH THIS A) HAIR B) TEETH C)

NECK

A

THIS ACTRESS, WHOSE

CAREER INVOLVED LETTERS,

WAS A SPELLING CHAMPION IN

HIGH SCHOOL

VANNA WHITE

IN THE 17TH CENTURY, PEOPLE

WOULD FREQUENTLY ADD

THIS DAIRY PRODUCT TO THEIR

COFFEE

BUTTER

CHIONOPHOBIA A)

BUTTERFILES B) TRAFFIC C)

SNOW

C

OVER TWO MILLION MITES LIVE

ON AN ORDINARY ONE OF

THESE

(DOUBLE) BED

IN 1991, IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA,

YOU COULD STILL BUY ONE

FOR 20 PIGS

A BRIDE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

ALFRED LANGEVIN COULD

SMOKE A PIPE, PLAY A

RECORDER, AND SMOKE A

CIGARETTE THROUGH THIS A)

HIS EAR B) HIS BELLYBUTTON

C) HIS EYE

C

IN 1933, THIS F-WORD WAS

BANNED FROM HOLLYWOOD

FILMS A) FART B) FILTHY C)

FOOL

B

IN 1940, A DOLLAR COULD BUY

NINE QUARTS OF THIS

COMMON BEVERAGE

MILK

GENUPHOBIA A) KNEES B) BEES

C) TREES

A

A COMPANY IN

SASKATCHEWAN HAS

DEVELOPED WOODEN

FURNITURE ASSEMBLED WITH

THIS INSTEAD OF NAILS OR

NUTS AND BOLTS

VELCRO

FORBIDDEN TO MARRY HER

COUSIN, THEODORA COOPER'S

TOMBSTONE PROCLAIMS SHE

DIED OF THIS (68 YEARS

LATER)

A BROKEN HEART

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

F.G. HOLT, WHO HAS COMLETE

CONTROL OF HIS FACIAL

MUSCLES, COULD ATTACH

SMALL BELLS TOO THESE AND

PLAY A SONG

HIS EYEBROWS

THIS FAMOUS ACTOR WAS

STILL RECEIVING FAN MAIL

TWO YEARS AFTER HIS DEATH

JAMES DEAN

THIS FIRST LADY WAS

REPORTEDLY THE FIRST TO

INVENT AND SERVE ICE CREAM

DOLLY MADISON

PUPAPHOBIA A) PUPPIES B)

PUPPETS C) PUPILS

B

BUTHCHERS' SUNDIALS IN

MIDIEVAL TIMES WERE

NATURALLY SHAPED LIKE THIS

A SIDE OF BEEF

BEARDED LADY HELENA

ANTONIA RECEIVED 8 OF

THESE IN ONE DAY

MARRIAGE PROPOSALS

 CATEGORY:   

LANGUAGE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THIS LETTER IS THE LEASTFREQUENTLY USED IN THEENGLISH LANGUAGE    

 Response:   

Z

JEOPARDY! is a registered trademark of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. © 2010 Jeopardy Productions, Inc. All Rights reserved. Classroom Jeopardy! © Educational Insights

 GAME NAME:

RIPLEY'S BIZARRE FACTS

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

INVENTIONS

INVENT

INTERESTING INVENTIONS

GAMES & PASTTIMES

GAMES

TRUE GAMES

ANIMALS

ANIMALS

AMAZING ANIMALS

DEATH

DEATH

GRAVE FACTS ABOUT DEATH

MONEY

MONEY

MONEY FACTS

MUSIC

MUSIC

MUSICAL TRIVIA

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

STELLA VIDAL DESIGNED

DIAPERS FOR THESE

DOGS

A 5,000-YEAR-OLD BOARD

GAME FOUND IN IRAQ USED

THESE ITEMS SHAPED LIKE

PYRAMIDS

DICE

A THREE-MONTH-OLD

LABRADOR SURVIVED AFTER

SWALLOWING A

NINE-INCH-LONG ONE OF THESE

KNIFE

AN L.A. COMPANY, ''GRAVE

LINE,'' WILL GIVE YOU A TOUR

OF HOLLYWOOD GRAVES IN

ONE OF THESE

A HEARSE

OSKAR KEYSELL OF LONDON

BIT INTO A HAMBURGER AND

FOUND ONE OF THESE WORTH

$2,000

DIAMOND

THIS FAMOUS PIANO TUNE

WAS WRITTEN BY A

16-YEAR-OLD GIRL IN 1877

CHOPSTICKS

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

DESIGNER FILIPPO IOCO'S

COLORFUL, SKIN-TIGHT

SWIMSUITS ARE MADE OF THIS

PAINT

THE GAME BEANO IS NOW

CALLED THIS

BINGO

FIZO, A DOG IN AUSTRALIA,

EARNED THIS MILITARY

AWARD AFTER SAVING THREE

CHILDREN FROM A SNAKE

PURPLE HEART

COUNT CARL VON COSEL

BURIED ONE OF THESE WITH

HIS LOVE SO HE COULD STILL

SPEAK TO HER

TELEPHONE

IN 1792, THE PHILADELPHIA

MINT WAS POWERED BY THESE

HORSES

THIS ROMAN EMPEROR

PLAYED THE BAGPIPES

NERO

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

LEWIS TOPPEL OF WISCONSIN

INVENTED A CIGARETTE PACK

THAT DOES THIS WHEN

OPENED

COUGH

DR. REUBEN FINE PLAYED AND

WON THIS GAME FOUR TIMES

SIMULTANEOUSLY, WHILE

BLINDFOLDED

CHESS

FOR SAFETY, DOLPHINS SLEEP

LIKE THIS

WITH ONE EYE OPEN

ACTOR ERROL FLYNN WAS

BURIED WITH SIX BOTTLES OF

THIS

WHISKEY

A COIN MINTED IN GERMANY

TO PAY ALMS AND TAXES

BORE THIS QUOTE OF JESUS

"GIVE TO CAESAR WHAT

IS CAESAR'S AND TO

A DANCING GIRL OF BALI

STARTS HER TRAINING AT THIS

AGE

FIVE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

A COMPANY IN SPAIN HAS

DESIGNED A DEVICE THAT

ROTATES ONE OF THESE 360

DEGREES TO TAKE

ADVANTAGE OF THE SUN

A HOUSE

1200 PEOPLE PLAYED THIS

BOARD GAME UNDERWATER

FOR 50 DAYS

MONOPOLY

THIS IS THE ONLY LIZARD WITH

A VOICE

GECKO

THE TOMB OF THE DALAI

LAMA IS COVERED WITH 30,000

OUNCES OF THIS

GOLD

FRENCH SOLDIERS WERE

RANSOMED BY THE SARACENS

IN 1250 FOR EIGHT OF THESE

VEGETABLES

ONIONS

PAGANINI COULD PLAY A

VIOLIN WITH JUST ONE OF

THESE

STRING

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

''DOG GONE'' IS A VACUUM

THAT SUCKS THESE

GOPHERS/PRAIRIE DOGS

IN 1993, JOHNNY MIELCARER

HIT TWELVE HUNDRED OF

THESE IN 10 HOURS

BULLSEYES

A CAT OWNED BY JENNIFER

ANDERSON OF OHIO ADOPTED

AND NURSED ONE OF THESE

RABBIT

THE BODY OF THIS SPANISH

CONQUISTADOR IS STILL ON

DISPLAY IN LIMA, PERU

FRANCISCO PIZARRO

THESE GRUESOME OBJECTS

WERE USED AS MONEY IN

BORNEO

SKULLS

IRVING BERLIN EARNED MORE

THAN $650,000 FOR THIS

PATRIOTIC SONG

GOD BLESS AMERICA

 CATEGORY:   

LANGUAGE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THIS LETTER IS THE LEASTFREQUENTLY USED IN THEENGLISH LANGUAGE    

 Response:   

Z

JEOPARDY! is a registered trademark of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. © 2010 Jeopardy Productions, Inc. All Rights reserved. Classroom Jeopardy! © Educational Insights