“I’ll take “stressful game show appliances” for $600, Alex!”
Jeopardy has been a long-standing staple on weeknight television, with everyone always playing along to see how well they could do. Of course, if you get a question wrong you’re always worried Alex Trebek will somehow personally scold YOU.
Most people assume that the most stressful part of Jeopardy would be answering the questions, but it sounds like even just ringing with your buzzer could cause anxiety.
The Jeopardy website wrote a blog post, explaining how the buzzers work, and the formula behind it that we don’t see on TV.
Are you ready to learn more about the magic of the buzzers?