GAME NAME:

"ALPHABET" TENNIS

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

THE LETTER "L"

"L"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "L"

THE LETTER "S"

"S"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "S"

THE LETTER "T"

"T"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "T"

THE LETTER "F"

"F"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "F"

THE LETTER "P"

"P"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "P"

THE LETTER "B"

"B"

BEGINS WITH THE LETTER "B"

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

TO STROKE A BALL IN A HIGH

ARC.

LOB

THE PLAYER WHOSE PRIVILEGE

IT IS TO PUT THE BALL INTO

PLAY.

SERVER

THE INFLAMMATION AND

SWELLING OF A JOINT

RESULTING FROM PLAYING

TOO MUCH TENNIS.

TENNIS ELBOW

AN IMPROPER OR ILLEGAL

POSITION OR MOVEMENT OF

THE FEET OR DURING THE

SERVICE.

FOOT FAULT

A SHOT PLACED WHERE AN

OPPONENT CANNOT REACH OR

RETURN THE BALL.

PLACEMENT

THE AREA BETWEEN THE BASE

LINE AND THE SERVICE LINE.

BACK COURT

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

A SERVE WHICH TOUCHES THE

TOP OF THE NET AND FALLS

INTO THE PROPER COURT.

LET

PLACING THE MOST HIGHLY

SKILLED PERFORMERS IN

TOURNAMENT COMPETITION IN

SUCH A WAY AS TO PREVENT

THEIR MEETING IN

EARLY-ROUND PLAY.

SEEDING

A TERM USED IN SCORING TO

DENOTE THAT EACH SIDE HAS

SCORED TWO POINTS.

THIRTY-ALL

THE WOODEN OR METAL

PORTION OF THE RACKET

WHICH HOLDS THE STRINGS.

FRAME

TO HIT THE BALL ACCURATELY

TO A DESIRED LOCATION ON

THE COURT.

PLACE

A PERSON WHO RETRIEVES

THE BALL FOR THE PLAYERS.

BALLBOY

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

A SCORE OF ZERO IN TENNIS.

LOVE

TO COLLECT OR RETRIEVE

IDLE BALLS KNOCKED OUT OF

THE COURT.

SHAG

THE PORTION OF THE RACKET

WHERE THE HEAD MEETS THE

HANDLE.

THROAT

THE AREA BETWEEN THE

SERVICE LINE AND THE NET.

FORECOURT

TO HIT THE BALL SO WELL

THAT NO RETURN IS MADE.

PUT AWAY

× THE RIGHT TO ENTER THE

NEXT ROUND OF COMPETITION

WITHOUT PLAYING ANYONE.

BYE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

AN OFFICIAL OF THE MATCH

WHOSE DUTY IT IS TO DECIDE

WHETHER BALLS ARE INSIDE

OR OUTSIDE THE LINES.

LINESMAN.

THE GENERAL PLAN OF PLAY IN

A SPECIFIC MATCH USUALLY

BASED ON THE OPPONENT'S

WEAKNESS.

STRATEGY

AN OFFICIAL COMPETITION.

TOURNAMENT

A SERVICE HIT VERY HARD

WITH LITTLE OR NO SPIN.

FLAT SERVE

TO HIT A BALL IN DOUBLES

THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN

PLAYED BY ONE'S

PARTNER,USUALLY APPLIED TO

PLAY AT THE NET.

POACH

THE INITIAL SWING OF THE

RACKET IN A BACKWARD

DIRECTION IN PREPARATION

FOR THE FORWARD STROKING

MOVEMENT.

BACKSWING

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS REFERS TO A SERVICE OR

GROUND STROKE WHICH LAND

OUTSIDE THE BASELINE OR

THE SERVICE LINE.

LONG

A MATCH WON WITHOUT

LOSING A SET.

STRAIGHT SET

TO MOVE IN CLOSE TO THE

NET.

TAKE THE NET

THE COMPLETION OF THE

SWING AFTER IMPACT.

FOLLOW-THROUGH

THE POINT AT WHICH THE

RACKET MEETS THE BALL.

POINT OF IMPACT

A STROKE MADE WITH THE

PLAYING ARM AND RACKET

ACROSS THE BODY.

BACKHAND

 CATEGORY:   

HISTORY  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

HE WAS KNOWN AS THE"FATHER OF AMERICAN LAWNTENNIS".    

 Response:   

DR. JAMES DWIGHT

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 GAME NAME:

"ALPHABET" TENNIS

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

HISTORY  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

HE WAS KNOWN AS THE"FATHER OF AMERICAN LAWNTENNIS".    

 Response:   

DR. JAMES DWIGHT

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