# Question: What was the bonus round puzzle for Wheel of Fortune?

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## Which one is the bonus round on Wheel of Fortune?

The game is made up of three rounds of puzzles, with three puzzles per round. Completing all the rounds will unlock the Bonus Round, where solving the puzzle wins bonus points – and the game!

## What is the mystery puzzle on Wheel of Fortune?

Mystery Round”: Two “mystery” wedges are placed on the Wheel, each hiding either a “Bankrupt” or “\$10,000” on the face-down side. After correctly calling a consonant, the contestant can either take the wedge’s face value of \$1,000 per letter in the puzzle or take the 50/50 chance of getting \$10,000 or Bankrupt.

## What are the rounds in Wheel of Fortune?

In Wheel of Fortune, three contestants compete during three rounds to solve hangman-type word puzzles. At the beginning of each round, contestants are given a category such as a phrase, person, place or object that consists of blank spaces they must fill in with the correct letters.

## What are the five consonants and one vowel that contestants receive for the bonus round puzzle on Wheel of Fortune?

The letters R, S, T, L, N and E are gimmes — Vanna White flips these ones over for you automatically. You then get to choose three more consonants plus one vowel — those are revealed as well, and then you have 10 seconds to solve the puzzle.

“Free Play” will be on the wheel during the first three rounds of play and can be landed on repeatedly, and by all 3 contestants, without losing its value. The wedge gives the contestant immunity on his or her first action.

## What is the last round of Wheel of Fortune called?

The final spin also known as the Speed up round is played if the game is running short and there is no more time. At some point in the game a bell rings to indicate this and the hosts announces that this is the final spin of the wheel. From this point on the consonants are worth \$1000 and vowels are free.

## Do Wheel of Fortune losers keep money?

On the Internet, I often see people complaining to Jeopardy! that only the winners keep the cash, unlike Wheel of Fortune, where all players keep their money totals from puzzles solved. There’s a very good reason for that: Risk. On Wheel, once you solve a puzzle, that money can’t be wiped out by a Bankrupt.

## How much does Pat Sajak make on Wheel of Fortune?

As of 2020, Pat Sajak was paid a salary of \$15 million to still host “Wheel of Fortune” with Vanna White beside him as his co-host, but that’s not been his only income in the 2000s, according to Celebrity Net Worth.

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## How much does it cost to buy a vowel on the Wheel of Fortune?

The price of a vowel hasn’t been adjusted for inflation over the course of 30 years. It’s still only \$250.

## What is the best category to pick on Wheel of Fortune?

Is there an easier category for the bonus round of Wheel of Fortune?

CATEGORY OFFERED WIN RATE
FOOD & DRINK 35 31.8%
FUN & GAMES 18 44.4%
IN THE KITCHEN 4 66.7%
LIVING THING(S) 57 38.5%

## What do Wheel of Fortune contestants get paid?

The typical going rate for one of those spots is \$15,000.” The show will use that money to pay for cash prizes given away. In addition, the game show can also use the funds to buy other material rewards, like cars.