WWII on Jeopardy

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  1. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    Cant be his wife that would be silly - shes his daughter

  2. Dave55

    Dave55 Atlanta, USA Patron

    Sept 18 Final Jeopardy

    Category The 1940s

    This nickname for a history-changing weapon of 1945 came from a character in “The Maltese Falcon”
  3. Dave55

    Dave55 Atlanta, USA Patron

    Oct 24 final:

    Category The History of France

    This modern regime that lasted 4 years changed the national motto to “travail, famille, patrie”—”work, family, fatherland”

    None of the contestants knew the answer

  4. Chris C

    Chris C Canadian researcher

    Actually I'm not surprised they didn't get that.
  5. smdarby

    smdarby Well-Known Member

    A guilty pleasures of mine is watching the UK version of The Apprentice. One of the tasks last week was to find a pre-WWII book from the Alice in Wonderland collection. Out of about seven people in one of the teams, none of them knew when WWII took place.
  6. Dave55

    Dave55 Atlanta, USA Patron

    Today’s Final Jeopardy question (3/25/2020) in the category “Alliterative Legislation” was:

    Signed into law in March 1941, House Resolution 1776 was this act that provided aid to a foe from 1776
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  7. canuck

    canuck Token Colonial Patron

    What is Lend Lease?
  8. kopite

    kopite Member

    I just watched it as well. I actually got that question right :tiger::chaingun:

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