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Today’s Final Jeopardy! answer: Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Jeopardy! is all set to return with an all-new episode on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, bringing back the brilliant Matthew Marcus, who has finally managed to give the fans of the game show some much-needed thrills after weeks of constant rotation. This is also in sharp contrast to the previous season, which saw some juggernauts like Mattea Roach, Matt Amodio, and Amy Schneider, among many others. So far, the new season has only had two standout contestants in the form of Ray Lalonde and Cris Pannullo.

In the upcoming round of Jeopardy!, Matthew Marcus, a software developer from Portland, Oregon, will face off against Carolyn Shivers, an associate professor from Grand Island, New York, and Greg Snyder, a call center manager from Las Vegas, Nevada. With $87,400 to his name in just three days of his reign, it is hard not to take Marcus seriously. Marcus may also prove to be the champion most fans of the game show have been waiting for this season.

Jeopardy! is one of the most popular game shows in the world, having begun its run back in the early 1960s. It is surprising to see a 39-season-old show being more popular now than ever before, but that is the case with this one. The engaging nature and offbeat format of the popular game show have managed to captivate viewers of all ages, giving it a cult status among present-day fans. The final round of the show is also a pivotal part of its soaring popularity.

Tonight's Final #Jeopardy! category: Inventions

Now here's your clue: youtu.be/qsKCH2xdOJ8

The final round of Jeopardy! has many elements that make it stand out among its competition. But most importantly, the final round allows viewers to participate from the comfort of their homes. This trend is becoming increasingly popular among global fans of the game show.

Viewers can do this by guessing the correct answer to the final question ahead of the episode's air time. However, doing this every day can be quite a cumbersome process. Hence, to ease this, we have compiled the question, answer, and other relevant details from the upcoming episode below.


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February 7, 2023, Tuesday: Today's Final Jeopardy! question

The final question for the game show's upcoming round reads:

"This Sanskrit word referring to a spoken word or phrase comes from a word for “to think”"

This question is from the category "Word Origins." To fully understand this topic, certain specializations would be necessary. The question itself is not the simplest and might call for a lot of trivial knowledge.


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Jeopardy! final solution - Tuesday, February 7, 2023

The clue and solution to the upcoming round's final question read as follow.

Clue: This Sanskrit word referring to a spoken word or phrase comes from a word for "to think."

Solution: Mantra.

The term "mantra" was derived from the Sanskrit word "man," meaning "to think." This is a frequently-used term now.

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Jeopardy! contestants today - Tuesday, February 7, 2023

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The three contestants for the upcoming round of the show are Matthew Marcus, a software developer from Portland, Oregon, Carolyn Shivers, an associate professor from Grand Island, New York, and Greg Snyder, a call center manager from Las Vegas, Nevada.

Catch them in action in the upcoming round of Jeopardy!

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