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Last week, Tufts senior Jed Silver competed in the Jeopardy! College Tournament. Although Silver did not win his quarterfinal battle, he still was able to move on to the semi-finals due to the wild card system.
The winners from the quarterfinal rounds and the wild card participants (the four highest-scoring non-winners during the quarterfinal) compete in the semi-finals. On Tuesday, May 14, Silver will compete against Kristen Jolley from Georgia Institute of Technology and Cindy Cammarn from Bowdoin College.
Click here to watch a short video about the upcoming semi-finals and be sure to tune in to see Jed!
Tufts’ May 23 appearance on Jeopardy wasn’t the only time the university has been featured on a quiz show. Here’s a funny clip from a 2007 episode of the British show Quite Interesting (QI) where the correct answer is our very own Jumbo the Elephant.
(the question begins at 13 seconds in)
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For those who need a little refresher on the story behind the beloved mascot, look no further
That’s the question. The answer is: This school was referenced during Final Jeopardy! in the episode of “Jeopardy!” that aired May 23.
The question read as follows: