Picks and Pans Review: Most Intelligent

updated 06/23/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/23/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

All the word games—$25,000 and $100,000 Pyramid, The $1,000,000 Chance of a Lifetime, even Headline Chasers and especially Super Password—require a bit of brains and a passable vocabulary. Wheel of Fortune isn't for idiots. But no question about it, Jeopardy! is the game for the well-educated and worldly, requiring knowledge of history, literature and sports and a unique dyslexic ability to answer an answer with a question.

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