Responses for show #2791 - Monday, October 21, 1996

Contestants

MaryAnn Toner, a data entry operator from Westmont, Illinois

Andy McKay, a technical editor from Brielle, New Jersey

Charles Miller, from Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $16,001)

Jeopardy! Round responses

BRAZIL
PROVERBS
TV COPS
COOKING
THE SUPREME COURT
GREETINGS
    $100 2
Amazons

Andy
    $100 12
haste

Charles
    $100 8
Don Johnson

Charles
    $100 26
flour

Charles
    $100 1
the flag

Andy
    $100 21
hello

Charles
    $200 3
newspapers

Charles
    $200 13
safe

Andy
    $200 17
Due South

MaryAnn
    $200 27
paprika

MaryAnn
    $200 4
libel

Andy
    $200 22
the bow

MaryAnn
    $300 5
Portuguese

Andy
    $300 14
(Andy: What is live for today?)

eat, drink and be merry

CharlesAndy
    $300 18
bicycles

MaryAnn
    $300 28
rice

MaryAnn
    $300 9
(MaryAnn: What is chief justice?)
(Andy: What are majority opinions?)

dissenting opinions

AndyMaryAnn
Triple Stumper
    $300 23
Bruce Springsteen

MaryAnn
    $400 6
Carnival

Andy
    $400 15
a word to the wise

Andy
    $400 19
Homicide

MaryAnn
    $400 29
mushrooms

Andy
    $400 10
(MaryAnn: What are fountain pens?)

quill pens

AndyMaryAnn
    $400 24
UNICEF

Andy
    $500 7
(Charles: What is Rio de Janeiro?)

Sao Paulo

CharlesMaryAnn
    $500 16
(Charles: What is "Once Earned?")

Once Bitten

CharlesAndy
    $500 20
The Odd Couple

Andy
    $500 30
saffron

Triple Stumper
    $600 11
George Washington

Andy
    $500 25
(Alex: And we have about a minute to deal with COOKING.)

Sholem Aleichem

Andy

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

Charles Andy MaryAnn
-$100 $1,800 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Andy MaryAnn
-$100 $4,400 $1,700

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

CONTEMPORARY WOMEN AUTHORS
WORLD GEOGRAPHY
FILM DIRECTORS
OPERA
HISTORY
FAREWELLS
    $200 2
fantasy/sci-fi

MaryAnn
    $200 25
Gulf of Mexico

Andy
    $200 3
Ed Wood

Andy
    $200 8
Paris

Andy
    $200 1
Niagara Falls

MaryAnn
    $200 20
Muhammad

Andy
    $400 11
(MaryAnn: Who was Krantz?)

Danielle Steel

MaryAnn
Triple Stumper
    $400 26
the Ganges

Andy
    $400 4
Spike Lee

MaryAnn
    $400 9
"Aida"

Andy
    $400 16
Hundred Years' War

Andy
    $400 21
Abraham Lincoln

MaryAnn
    $600 12
Nora Ephron

Andy
    $4,000 27
Australia

Andy
    $600 5
Ingmar Bergman

MaryAnn
    $600 10
Wagner

MaryAnn
    $600 17
the Franks

MaryAnn
    $600 22
Robert Burns

Andy
    $800 14
Toni Morrison

MaryAnn
    $800 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Mount Kilimanjaro

MaryAnn
    $1,700 6
(Alex: The film was "It Happened One Night".)

Frank Capra

MaryAnn
    $800 13
"Fidelio"

MaryAnn
    $800 18
Catherine of Aragon

Andy
    $800 23
(Andy: What is Exodus?)
(MaryAnn: What is Numbers?)
...
(Alex: And we have less than a minute to go.)

Deuteronomy

AndyMaryAnn
Triple Stumper
    $1000 15
Sara Paretsky

MaryAnn
    $1000 7
Robert Zemeckis

Andy
    $1000 24
(Andy: What is Amsterdam?)

Vienna

AndyMaryAnn
    $1000 19
the Hagia Sophia

MaryAnn

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Andy MaryAnn
-$100 $11,600 $10,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

FAMOUS FAMILIES
MaryAnnWho are the [resembling a Nike Swoosh logo]
$8,000
AndyWho are the Kennedys
$11,000
the ("Flying") Wallendas

Final scores:

Charles Andy MaryAnn
-$100 $600 $2,600
3rd place: Towle 5-piece coffee/tea service 2nd place: Trip to Washington, D.C. New champion: $2,600

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Charles Andy MaryAnn
-$100 $8,100 $9,700
6 R,
2 W
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $17,700

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