Responses for show #1198 - Wednesday, November 15, 1989

1989 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 3.

Contestants

Ouida Rellstab, a teacher and Seniors Tournament winner from Metairie, Louisiana

Mark McDermott, a freelance writer originally from Schaller, Iowa

Brian Wangsgard, a senior marketing representative originally from Ogden, Utah

Jeopardy! Round responses

JOURNALISM
CITY NICKNAMES
PHYSICAL SCIENCE
U.S. HISTORY
SINGERS
12-LETTER WORDS
    $100 6
the Congressional Record

Mark
    $100 9
New York City

Mark
    $100 1
Hawaii

Brian
    $100 17
the 19th century

Brian
    $100 19
Tom Jones

Brian
    $100 16
pyrotechnics

Brian
    $200 7
Edward R. Murrow

Brian
    $200 12
(Ouida: What is the Alamo?)

San Antonio

BrianOuida
    $200 2
nuclear power

Brian
    $200 18
the War of 1812

Mark
    $200 21
Bette Midler

Mark
    $200 20
quadraphonic

Mark
    $300 8
Variety

Brian
    $300 13
New Orleans

Mark
    $300 3
(Mark: What are carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen?)

carbon, hydrogen, & oxygen

BrianMark
    $300 25
1607

Brian
    $300 22
Wayne Newton

Mark
    $300 28
fiddlesticks!

Mark
    $500 10
Joseph Pulitzer

Mark
    $400 14
Rochester, New York

Mark
    $400 4
absolute zero

Brian
    $400 26
(Ouida: What is malaria?)
(Mark: What is sleeping sickness?)

yellow fever

MarkOuida
Triple Stumper
    $400 23
Dinah Shore

Mark
    $400 29
Brontosaurus

Triple Stumper
    $500 11
Helen Thomas

Triple Stumper
    $500 15
Nashville

Ouida
    $500 5
Edwin Hubble

Mark
    $500 27
(Mark: Who is Earnest Hollings?)

Strom Thurmond

BrianMark
    $500 24
(Mark: Who is Olivia Newton-John?)

Helen ("I Am Woman") Reddy

Mark
Triple Stumper
    $500 30
(Mark: What is onomatopeatic?)

onomatopoeia (or onomatopoeic)

BrianMark

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Brian Mark Ouida
$1,700 $900 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Mark Ouida
$3,300 $1,300 -$100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

ABBREV.
SCOTLAND
BALLET
MEDICINES
POETRY
FAMOUS EDUCATORS
    $200 2
Handbook

Mark
    $200 3
clan

Mark
    $200 30
The Firebird

Ouida
    $200 8
motion sickness

Ouida
    $200 1
Limerick

Brian
    $200 10
A. Bartlett Giamatti

Ouida
    $400 4
Music

Brian
    $400 17
gloamin

Ouida
    $400 29
Margot Fonteyn

Mark
    $400 21
(Ouida: What is Rolaids?)
(Brian: What is Tums?)

Alka-Seltzer

BrianOuida
Triple Stumper
    $400 9
Robert Frost

Mark
    $400 14
John Scopes

Ouida
    $600 5
Monsignor

Brian
    $600 18
Firth of Forth

Mark
    $2,000 28
(Mark: What is Swan Lake?)

Sleeping Beauty ("Sleeping Beauty Waltz")

Mark
    $600 22
AZT

Brian
    $600 11
Lord Byron

Ouida
    $600 15
shorthand writing

Mark
    $800 6
March (mar./ram)

Mark
    $1,500 19
(Mark: Who is St. Charles?)
...
(Mark: Let's go GOLF for $1,000)
(Alex: We don't have GOLF!)
(Mark: Oh, SCOTLAND for $1,000.)
(Alex: You're thinking about it too late!)

St. Andrew

Mark
    $800 27
Vaclav Nijinsky

Triple Stumper
    $800 23
(Mark: What is Rogaine?)
(Ouida: What is Accutane?)

Retin-A

MarkOuida
Triple Stumper
    $800 12
Tennyson

Ouida
    $800 16
(Ouida: Who is Adler?)

Jean Piaget

Ouida
Triple Stumper
    $1000 7
N (Nitrogen), S (Sulphur) & W(Tungsten)

Brian
    $1000 20
Lammermoor

Ouida
    $1000 26
Moliere

Mark
    $1000 24
(Alex: Now's the time for Rogaine.)
(Brian: I could have used it now!)

minoxidil

Triple Stumper
    $1000 13
John Donne

Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
(Alex: Less than a minute to go in the round.)

Booker T. Washington

Ouida

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Mark Ouida
$5,700 $1,200 $2,700
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

VICE PRESIDENTS
[ERRATUM: John Breckenridge was the youngest vice president, taking office at the age of 36; Nixon was 40, not 39, when he was inaugurated vice president.]
MarkWho was Theo. Roosevelt?
$1,175
OuidaWho is Teddy Roosevelt?
$2,700
BrianWho was T. Roosevelt?
$3
Richard Nixon (in 1953)

Final scores:

Brian Mark Ouida
$5,697 $25 $0
Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Brian Mark Ouida
$5,700 $4,600 $2,700
18 R,
1 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 2 DDs)
10 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $13,000

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