Show #7609 - Thursday, October 12, 2017

Austin Rogers game 13.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Sean Chong, a medical student from Silver Spring, Maryland

Scarlett Sims, a stay-at-home mom from Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Austin Rogers, a bartender from New York, New York (whose 12-day cash winnings total $411,000)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THE INUIT
(Alex: First peoples in the Arctic.)
MEN & WOMEN OF LETTERS
(Alex: We'll give you the writer's first and middle names. You name the author.)
OUT-OF-DATE TV TITLES
ALL THE "BEST"
THE END IS NEAR
HELLO, DOLLY!
    $200 11
Skilled Inuit using special knives cut blocks of ice to build this and complete one in a couple of hours
    $200 16
Thomas Stearns
    $200 6
What will we call this CW show since the title character lost her virginity in 2016?
    $200 1
You'll experience this type of "scenario" if you qualify for the Tournament of Champions
    $200 26
It's Sept. 28; just 2 days to make the books look better before this federal accounting year ends
    $200 21
Creator Ruth Handler said that this doll "always represented the fact that a woman has choices"
    $400 12
As far back as 3000 B.C. on this type of weapon, the Inuit used the togglehead seen here; it rotates to stay in the whale
    $400 17
Edward Morgan
    $400 7
How can this FOX comedy's title be true if Zooey Deschanel moved in years ago?
    $400 2
Each week the New York Times publishes 11 of these; watch for them on Sunday
    $400 27
A standard 9-month term of the group seen here normally ends in this month
    $400 22
This type of doll was a fad in the 1960s
    $600 13
Vital in the dark winter, the qulliq is traditionally fueled by the oil of this animal whose skin and bones were also key resources
    $600 18
Phyllis Dorothy
    $600 8
Since Selina Meyer has been president, I think it's time for this HBO show of hers to update its title
    $600 3
According to Robert Burns, these schemes "gang aft agley"
    $600 28
It's been 23 1/2 hours, so better look quick at the image I posted on this service, taken with a "spectacles" camera
    $600 23
This 5-letter word follows "baby" in the name of a Hasbro doll that can be fed & have its diapers changed
    $800 14
The creation of this Canadian territory in 1999 allowed the Inuit to be in charge of their cultural and political destiny
    $800 19
Sci-fi author James Graham
    $800 9
When the very male Todd joined this show, Will Forte ceased to be exactly the title character
    $800 4
This not-always-young (or male) person is the assistant to a film crew's chief electrician or key grip
    $800 29
A "short-timer" was a soldier in Vietnam near the end of this typically 365-day period of service there
    $800 24
Looking for their forever homes, Adoptimals are pet companions for these dolls from Babyland General
    DD: $1,400 15
Inuit sculpture is in high demand; a favorite subject is this beloved five hundred-plus-pound creature of their homelands
    $1000 20
Kids' author Pamela Lyndon
    $1000 10
The title of this man's ABC talk show says "Live!", but the show is taped hours earlier
    $1000 5
An assistant at a memorable event, or a Gore Vidal play title
    $1000 30
Around the final turn & they're in this last section of a racetrack, heading for the finish
    $1000 25
This line of dolls includes First Day of School Frankie Stein

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Austin Scarlett Sean
$1,200 $3,000 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Austin Scarlett Sean
$2,400 $8,000 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

EIGHTYSOMETHING
STARTS OR ENDS WITH A TREE
(Alex: You get to deal with...)
THAT CRAZY 14th CENTURY
BE A SMART PATIENT
(Alex: Come on.)
GEOGRA"P"
(Alex: Not HELLO, DOLLY...)
HELLO, DOLLY PARTON!
    $400 17
At age 81 this statesman & scientist was helping frame the U.S. Constitution
    $400 22
Ship steering wheel
    $400 7
1355: Marin Falier, a Venetian with this title, loses his head & tries to kill the city's nobles... & loses his head
    $400 1
Getting this changes treatment substantially in 1/3 of cases; the 1st doctor should be secure enough to handle it
    $400 12
The Atacama Desert stretches south roughly from Chile's border with this country
    $400 2
Dolly, who played this singer's godmother on "Hannah Montana", is her godmother in real life
    $800 18
At age 89 virtuoso Arthur Rubinstein gave his last public concert on this instrument
    $800 23
A guru's retreat in India
    $800 8
1362: The Statute of Pleading makes English, the language of English courts, replacing this
    $800 25
Don't ask for these drugs like Cipro unless really needed; for one thing, they can kill healthy bacteria in your intestines
    $800 13
We'll bill you if you can't come up with the name of this 900-mile-long tributary of the Rio Grande
    $800 3
Dolly wrote this song, later a hit for Whitney Houston, about her former singing partner Porter Wagoner
    $1200 19
In 2016 85-year-old Ed Whitlock became the oldest person to do this in under 4 hours
    $1200 24
Immerse in liquid, as when washing dishes
    $1200 9
1341: Petrarch is literally crowned this (with leaves) in Rome
    $1200 27
Trust only clinical studies that were "double" this, so no one knew which subjects got the good stuff
    $1200 14
In Southwest Jordan, you'll find this city of temples and tombs carved from the surrounding rock
    $1200 4
With Pentatonix, Dolly recorded an a cappella version of this song in which she begs "please don't take my man"
    $1600 20
In 2015 at 86 this Mesa petroleum billionaire started an alliterative "podcast" with his thoughts on energy
    $1600 26
It's the Italian name for Florence
    DD: $3,000 10
1370: The first stone of this is laid in Paris, where it stood for 419 years
    $1600 29
Know your rights under HIPAA; the "P" stands for this -ability, letting you keep your insurance if you change jobs
    DD: $7,200 15
In the 17th century its location at England's southwest tip made it the target of pirate raids
    $1600 5
This city that's home to Dollywood hosts an annual parade in Dolly's honor
    $2000 21
This British Nobel Prize-winning author of The Golden Notebook was 88 when she published Alfred and Emily
    $2000 28
Slang for a detective
    $2000 11
1345: A dying man coughs up ritual food that then wouldn't burn in the Amsterdam "miracle of" this consecrated bread
    $2000 30
Find out if this 6-syllable word that means "not to be taken with another thing" applies to any 2 of your prescriptions
    $2000 16
National adjective for a 90-mile-long "corridor" of land extending to Gdansk that helped spark World War II
    $2000 6
In 2016 Dolly created My People Fund & hosted a telethon to help her fellow Tennesseans affected by these

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Austin Scarlett Sean
$16,600 $21,200 $2,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

MOVIE HISTORY
A 1947 FBI study chided this holiday film's "attempt to discredit bankers ...a common trick used by Communists"

Final scores:

Austin Scarlett Sean
$33,150 $33,201 $1,000
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $33,201 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Austin Scarlett Sean
$11,000 $21,200 $2,800
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
25 R,
1 W
5 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $35,000

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.