11 Free Jeopardy Templates

Download and customize a Jeopardy game for free

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These Jeopardy templates will help you create custom Jeopardy games to help your students get ready for a test, review prior information, or even be introduced to a new unit.

Elementary school children all the way up to high school students love taking a break from "normal" learning with a fun game of Jeopardy. They won't even realize how much they're learning.

The templates below are structured like the Jeopardy TV game show and can be opened in Microsoft PowerPoint or a free presentation software program.

All of the Jeopardy templates can be customized to some degree. Some will have a completely blank board while others have questions and answers already filled out for you. They can be used for any school subject and are great for homeschooling as well.

There are many other PowerPoint game templates to help you students learn and I especially recommend the Family Feud PowerPoint templates for a fun test review game.

Free Jeopardy Google Slides Template

A Jeopardy template in blue and yellow.
Eric Curts

What We Like

  • Works online; no download required

  • Provides instructions

  • Includes Final Jeopardy

  • You can download the template for MS Office or OpenOffice

What We Don't Like

  • You have to save the template to your computer to use it in PowerPoint or OpenOffice Impress

This free Jeopardy template opens in the free Google Slides and has complete instructions on how to edit and run the game. It makes the process simple and fun.

There is room for five topics on the board as well as Final Jeopardy. This template makes adding your own questions and answers easy.

Free Jeopardy Template from Youth Downloads

A Jeopardy template splash screen
Youth Downloads

What We Like

  • Includes an intro theme song and sound effects

  • There's a countdown timer in the template

  • Provides a video to help you set up the template

  • Final Jeopardy is a part of the template

What We Don't Like

  • The download link is sent to your email

Youth Downloads has created a Jeopardy template that is incredibly easy to use. It has room for six categories with five questions and answers per category. There's also a Final Jeopardy template.

Go through the slides and enter your categories, answers, and questions and you're all ready to play.

If you find you need more help setting it up, they have a ​helpful video that will take you through all the steps in getting it up and running.​

Jeopardy Game Maker from Speight Ed

The first screen of a Jeopardy game played in PowerPoint
 Speight Ed/Teachers Pay Teachers

What We Like

  • Includes Daily Double slides

  • Provides a full user guide for help setting up the template

  • Includes sounds

  • Comes as a PPTX file that works with MS PowerPoint

What We Don't Like

  • You have to make a free user account before getting the download link

  • The download comes in multiple files in a ZIP archive

  • It's not as visually appealing as other Jeopardy templates

Teachers Pay Teachers has a free download available for a Jeopardy template created by Speight Ed.

This template has everything you need including the slideshow template, songs for both thinking and the daily double, and a user guide that takes you through the process of creating your own Jeopardy game.

Free Jeopardy Template Review Game from Connor Bradley

Editing a Jeopardy game template in PowerPoint
 Connor Bradley/Teachers Pay Teachers

What We Like

  • Comes with a score sheet

  • Provides two templates, one with answer slides and one without

  • Simple design with minimal effects

  • Instructions are provided

What We Don't Like

  • The download is an archive that you have to extract to see the files

  • A free user account is required to access the download link

Here's another free download of a jeopardy template from Teachers Pay Teachers, this one created by Connor Bradley.

The download includes the Jeopardy game template, game instructions, a score sheet, and a link to a video tutorial to get it all set up.

Jeopardy Labs' Free Jeopardy Templates

A math Jeopardy template
Jeopardy Labs

What We Like

  • You can make your own Jeopardy template online

  • Lets you find free templates made by other users

  • Provides a scorekeeping method at the bottom of the template

  • No download required

  • You can edit Jeopardy templates made by others

What We Don't Like

  • No option to save the Jeopardy template as a presentation file to your computer (but you can save as an HTML file)

Jeopardy Labs allows you to create a Jeopardy game that's played right in the browser, no slideshow program needed.

You can specify the number of teams that will play, the categories, and the answers and questions. A scorekeeper at the bottom of the game makes it easy to keep track of how everyone is doing.

Since this runs through a browser, it makes it easy to have students play it on their own or in small groups. 

Easy-to-use Blue Jeopardy Template

Screenshot of a blue and white slide in a Jeopardy PowerPoint template

What We Like

  • Downloads in seconds

  • Includes a Final Jeopardy slide (with music)

  • Answers appear on the same slide as the question

  • Slides for each topic category are color coded

What We Don't Like

  • Lacks the same visual appeal as some Jeopardy templates

Here's a Jeopardy template that you can use in PowerPoint or any other slideshow program that supports the PPT file format.

As you see in the image, this Jeopardy template supports five topics, each with five of their own questions. Each slide is filled with a unique color to match the other slides in its same category.

With each slide, the question appears automatically as you move to it, and the answer is available after a mouse click.

Instant Jeopardy Template Maker

Using a Jeopardy template to create a review game
Super Teacher Tools

What We Like

  • Runs entirely online

  • You can print the answer key

  • Lets you join a Jeopardy game from any computer

  • Slides are fully customizable

What We Don't Like

  • No option to download the template

Use your browser and fill in five categories along with five questions in each category. There's also room for a Final Jeopardy question and answer.

You can choose to use the original version or the new revamped version of the game. 

The game can then be played right in the browser. It can be played on a screen in the classroom, individually by the students, or the students can all join a live game that you set up. 

Advanced Jeopardy Template

Screenshot of a blue Jeopardy PowerPoint template

What We Like

  • Keeps track of the score automatically

  • Supports eight or four players

  • Includes Double Jeopardy and Final Jeopardy

  • Questions can be imported automatically

  • Provides detailed instructions

  • There's a countdown timer

What We Don't Like

  • Might be confusing to use if you want just a simple Jeopardy template

This template is a very advanced Jeopardy template because it has macros, which means there's a countdown timer, scorecard, and randomly placed Daily Double slides. Plus, the game board is wonderfully designed and looks really nice.

You can add the questions into the game or into a spreadsheet with you can then import into the game. 

This game works with eight or four players, depending on the template you download, and includes Double Jeopardy and Final Jeopardy.

The correct and incorrect buttons are used to keep score throughout the game. If you have any questions on how this Jeopardy template works, there are thorough instructions on the second slide.

Fractions Jeopardy Template

Screenshot of a multi-colored Jeopardy PowerPoint template with 4 categories of 20 questions
Vaughn

What We Like

  • Answers are located on the same slide as the question

  • Includes premade questions and answers

  • Downloads instantly (no user account needed)

  • Comes as a PPT file compatible with most presentation programs

  • Simple design that's easy to use

What We Don't Like

  • Poor graphics and distracting design

  • No Double Jeopardy or Final Jeopardy

  • You have to keep score yourself

  • No sound effects

This PowerPoint template can be used for teaching or learning fractions.

These PowerPoint slides are already filled out with questions you can keep or edit for Jeopardy. It has four categories, like Equivalent and Comparing, each with five questions for 20 questions total.

The download will start immediately and will be in the PPT format.

Geometry Jeopardy Template

Screenshot of a multi-colored geometry Jeopardy PowerPoint template
Vaughn

What We Like

  • Comes with questions and answers pre-filled

  • Works with PowerPoint and other similar software

  • Downloads quickly

  • It's easy to use

  • Answers are shown on the same slide as the questions

What We Don't Like

  • No option to keep score or count down

  • Doesn't include sound effects

  • Poor overall design and color scheme

  • Missing slides for Final Jeopardy and Double Jeopardy

Centered around geometry, this Jeopardy game has four categories for a sum of 20 questions on things like angles, lines, and quadrilaterals.

All of these slides are pre-filled with questions and answers, but just like any of these templates, you can edit them out and put your own geometry information in.

This Jeopardy template downloads in the PPT format.

Vocabulary Jeopardy Template

Screenshot of a green slide of a vocabulary Jeopardy PowerPoint template
Marcon

What We Like

  • Quick download

  • Easy to edit and use

  • Works with most presentation programs (like MS PowerPoint)

  • Questions and answers are included by default

What We Don't Like

  • Double Jeopardy and Daily Doubles aren't included

  • Lacks sound, a countdown timer, and a scorekeeper

  • Isn't as visually appealing as similar Jeopardy templates

20 vocabulary questions are in this Jeopardy template and they're already filled out for you. However, because the template is so simple, there aren't any score keeping capabilities or sound effects.

Editing this PowerPoint template is as easy as replacing the questions and answers with your own.