What Watson Got Wrong on Jeopardy

Can you name the answers that Watson got wrong on the Jeopardy! IBM Challenge?

ClueCorrect AnswerWhat Watson Guessed
From the Latin for “End”, this is where trains can also originate
It was the anatomical oddity of U.S. Gymnast George Eyser, who won a gold medal on the parallel bars in 1904
[The decade when] The first modern crossword puzzle is published & Oreo cookies are introduced
Stylish elegance, or students who all graduated in the same year
In May 2010 5 Paintings worth $125 Million by Braque, Matisse & 3 others left Paris’ museum of this art period
Its largest airport is named for a World War II hero; its second largest, for a world war II battle
As of 2010, Croatia and Macedonia are candidates but this is the only former Yugoslav republic in the EU
[Also on your Computer Keys] A loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders to below the waist
The New Yorker’s 1959 review of this said in its brevity and clarity it is “Unlike most such manuals, a book as well as a tool”

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