Today’s Final Jeopardy! answer: Friday, April 14, 2023

A still from Jeopardy! (Image via @Jeopardy/Instagram)
A still from Jeopardy! (Image via @Jeopardy/Instagram)

Jeopardy! is all set to return with a new episode on Friday, April 14, 2023, and will feature a returning champion after quite a few days. Very few players even managed decent streaks in this 39th season, something that is in sharp contrast to the previous season. The season saw many contestants create memorable streaks that would be cemented in the history of the game show.

After a convincing performance in last night's round, Ben Chan will return to play his third game tonight. Ben Chan has accumulated a fair $46,001 in his two days, playing both cautiously and with a sharp edge, making him a good prospect for the show.

In the upcoming round of the game show, 2-day champion Ben Chan, a philosophy professor from Green Bay, Wisconsin, will face off against Kari Elsila, a grant strategy consultant from Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and Greg Czaja, a cardiologist from San Diego, California.

Jeopardy! is one of the oldest and most prominent game shows in the history of America. Originally starting out in the early 1960s, the game show has maintained its charm and glamor over decades and multiple seasons to become a global franchise.

The engaging nature and offbeat format of the game show are the primary reasons for its era-defining popularity. Moreover, the final round also plays a big part in the soaring popularity.

The final round of Jeopardy! has many elements that set it apart. More importantly, however, the final round allows viewers to participate from the comfort of their homes. Viewers can do this by guessing the correct answer to the final question ahead of the respective episode's air time.

Over the years, this has become a serious practice for the devoted fans of the show. However, as that can be quite a cumbersome task, here is a compilation of the relevant details from the upcoming episode, including the solution to the final question in the section below.


Friday, April 14, 2023: Today's Final Jeopardy! question

The final question for the upcoming round of the show reads:

"Known for more philosophical works, he wrote the play “La Mandragola”, in which Florentines are rewarded for immoral actions."

This question is from the category "Writers’ Lesser-Known Works." This is one of the most interesting topics that came up in the game show in recent times. While it is not wildly unfamiliar, it is not very simple either.

In the final round, participants are provided with the solution and they have to figure out the question.


Friday, April 14, 2023: Jeopardy! final solution

The clue and solution to the upcoming round's final question that was mentioned above, the solution is Niccolò Machiavelli.

The popular Italian philosopher Niccolò Machiavelli is best known for his 16th-century political work The Prince, a political piece that had an impact on the generations to come.


Friday, April 14, 2023: Jeopardy! contestants

The three contestants for the upcoming round of the game show are Ben Chan, a philosophy professor from Green Bay, Wisconsin, Kari Elsila, a grant strategy consultant from Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and Greg Czaja, a cardiologist from San Diego, California.

Catch them in action on the upcoming round of Jeopardy!

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Edited by Madhur Dave