Responses for show #5177 - Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Contestants

Claire Ward, a project manager from Richmond, Virginia

Jim Waldo, a consultant from Medina, Minnesota

Marc Spraragen, a graduate student from Los Angeles, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,799)

Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORIC AMERICANS
BRAND NAMES
POLITICAL SCIENCE
WHO SAYS
(Alex: The WHO here is the World Health Organization.)
ALSO A 3-LETTER TREE
PRIME MADONNA
    $200 6
Jefferson Davis

Marc
    $200 7
Fuji

Claire
    $200 14
interests

Claire
    $200 1
(Marc: What is mad [*] disease?)
(Alex: Well, we're referring to [*], but you got the right disease.)

cows

Marc
    $200 9
gum

Jim
    $200 26
Sean Penn

Marc
    $400 8
John Adams

Marc
    $400 22
Carnation

Claire
    $400 18
political parties

Marc
    $400 2
blood

Jim
    $400 10
ash

Marc
    $400 27
A League of Their Own

Marc
    $600 15
Sojourner Truth

Claire
    $600 23
Slim Jim

Jim
    $600 19
religion

Claire
    $600 3
cell phones

Marc
    $600 11
bay

Marc
    $600 28
"Vogue"

Claire
    $800 16
(Jim: Who is Daniel Webster?)

Horace Mann

Jim
Triple Stumper
    $800 24
(Claire: What is Boca Burger?)

Gardenburger

Claire
Triple Stumper
    $800 20
(Jim: Who is Plato?)
(Claire: Who is Socrates?)
...
(Alex: And the only one you have not mentioned is [*], and he is the correct response.)

Aristotle

JimClaire
Triple Stumper
    $800 4
sunburn

Marc
    $800 12
elm

Jim
    $800 29
Dick Tracy

Marc
    $1000 17
(Claire: Who is Nathaniel Hawthorne?)

Stephen Vincent Benét

Claire
Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
Fluff

Marc
    $1000 21
anarchy

Marc
    $1000 5
Africa

Claire
    $1000 13
yew

Jim
    $1000 30
Alvin Ailey

Claire

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Marc Jim Claire
$3,200 $1,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Marc Jim Claire
$7,000 $1,400 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

AFRICAN-AMERICAN LITERATURE
WHERE AM I?
ROMAN AROUND AT THE MOVIES
ANAGRAMMED BOOKS OF THE BIBLE
DOUBLE "Z"
PRIMA DONNA
    $400 15
Roots

Claire
    $400 26
Des Moines

Jim
    $400 20
Gina Lollobrigida

Claire
    $400 4
Matthew

Marc
    $400 9
a drizzle

Marc
    $400 1
woman

Jim
    $800 17
Maya Angelou

Claire
    $800 27
Lincoln, Nebraska

Triple Stumper
    $800 21
Gidget

Claire
    $800 5
Jeremiah

Jim
    $800 10
a muzzle

Marc
    $800 2
Donna Summer

Claire
    $1200 18
(Claire: Who is James Baldwin?)

Richard Wright

MarcClaire
    $1200 28
Tucson

Jim
    $1200 22
Lizzie McGuire

Jim
    $1200 6
Deuteronomy

Marc
    $1200 11
Mike Piazza

Triple Stumper
    $1200 3
4

Marc
    $1600 19
Walter Mosley

Claire
    $1600 29
(Claire: [*].)
...
(Alex: Claire, you didn't phrase it in the form of a question. Marc gets it.)
(Claire: Aw, shucks.)
(Alex: And because of that, he gets the last clue.)

the Department of War

MarcClaire
    $1600 23
(Suzanne) Pleshette

Jim
    $1600 7
Leviticus

Marc
    $1600 12
fuzzy logic

Jim
    $1600 14
Donna Karan

Marc
    $2000 25
(Jim: Who is Ellison?)

Eldridge Cleaver

JimClaire
    $3,000 30
(Marc: What is Minneapolis/St. Paul?)

Concord, New Hampshire

Marc
    $2000 24
Quo Vadis

Marc
    $2000 8
(Claire: What is... Deuteronomy?)

Galatians

Claire
Triple Stumper
    $4,000 13
the paparazzi

Jim
    $2000 16
Donna Shalala

Claire

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Marc Jim Claire
$16,000 $10,600 $6,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

PHRASE ORIGINS
(Alex: If you were able to remember the names of the Katzenjammer Kids, you would have had a great deal of help in coming up with the correct response.)
...
(Alex: [After revealing Jim's response]: The Katzenjammer Kids were Hans and Fritz.)
ClaireWhat is catty wumpus
$3,001
JimWhat is "on the fritz"
$10,600
MarcWhat is on the fritz?
$5,201
on the fritz

Final scores:

Marc Jim Claire
$21,201 $21,200 $2,999
2-day champion: $30,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Marc Jim Claire
$19,000 $8,600 $6,000
23 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
16 R,
6 W

Combined Coryat: $33,600

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