Responses for show #7925 - Friday, February 8, 2019

Contestants

Rebecca Nowack, a government contractor from Leawood, Kansas

Josh Duggan, a production coordinator from Los Angeles, California

Bif Reiser, a mathematician from Portland, Oregon (whose 2-day cash winnings total $60,801)

Jeopardy! Round responses

BY GEORGE
AVENGERS DISASSEMBLE!
CHURCHES & CATHEDRALS
THE NEW JERSEY HALL OF FAME
WHAT'S IN YOUR BENTO?
DROP IT
    $200 1
father

Bif
    $200 6
Ron Burgundy

Josh?
    $200 25
St. Peter's Basilica

Bif
    $200 11
Annie Oakley

Josh?
    $200 15
rice

Rebecca
    $200 20
(Alex: From bandit.)

a band

Bif
    $400 2
The Mill on the Floss

Triple Stumper
    $400 7
Godzilla

Rebecca
    $400 26
Westminster Abbey

Bif
    $400 12
Jon Stewart

Josh?
    $400 16
Hello Kitty

Bif
    $400 21
dig

Bif
    $600 3
paper

Josh?
    $600 8
Tropic Thunder

Rebecca
    $600 27
(Josh?: Uh, [*]? What is [*]?)

St. Basil's

Josh?
    $2,000 13
(Josh?: Who is...Pulitzer?)

Thomas Paine

Josh?
    $600 17
revenge

Bif
    $600 22
(Alex: Drop the "I-T" from exit.)

ex

Triple Stumper
    $800 4
social

Josh?
    $800 9
Chris Hemsworth

Josh?
    $800 28
The Sacred Family (or Holy Family)

Bif
    $800 14
Kelly Ripa

Rebecca
    $800 18
noh

Rebecca
    $800 23
cred

Bif
    $1000 5
profession

Triple Stumper
    $1000 10
The Hurt Locker

Josh?
    $1000 29
(Josh?: What is Dresden?)

Cologne

Josh?
Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
James Fenimore Cooper

Josh?
    $1000 19
plum

Rebecca
    $1000 24
(Alex: From permit.)

a perm

Bif

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

Bif Josh? Rebecca
$200 $2,000 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bif Josh? Rebecca
$5,000 $2,600 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

BYE AGAIN, GEORGE!
ISLANDS
ORGANIZATIONS
FAUX AMIS
(Alex: The whole category is about French words that have different meanings than the words they resemble.)
STARGAZERS
THE TITLE PLANET
    $400 26
February

Rebecca
    $400 1
Denmark

Josh?
    $400 18
AARP

Bif
    $400 21
a good day

Rebecca
    $400 7
(Bif: What is Earth?)

the Sun

Bif
Triple Stumper
    $400 6
Saturn

Bif
    $800 27
George III

Josh?
    $800 2
the Bahamas

Bif
    $800 19
the ASPCA

Josh?
    $800 22
(Bif: What are cuckoos?)

ducks

BifRebecca
    $800 8
(Edmond) Halley

Bif
    $800 10
Venus

Bif
    $1200 28
Andrew Johnson

Josh?
    $1200 3
New Guinea

Josh?
    $1200 16
the American Legion

Triple Stumper
    $1200 23
clothing

Triple Stumper
    $1200 9
Galileo

Josh?
    $1200 13
Mercury

Josh?
    $1600 29
Humphrey

Josh?
    $1600 4
(Bif: What is Sicily?)
(Josh?: What is Corsica?)
(Rebecca: What is Sardinia?)

Capri

BifJosh?Rebecca
Triple Stumper
    $1,600 17
journalists

Bif
    $1600 24
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

I hurt you

Triple Stumper
    $1600 11
(Tycho) Brahe

Bif
    $1600 14
Jupiter

Josh?
    $2000 30
Carol Moseley Braun

Triple Stumper
    $1,600 5
(Alex: The Marajó Island in Brazil.)

the Amazon

Josh?
    $2000 20
Henrietta Lacks

Triple Stumper
    $2000 25
bibliotheque

Rebecca
    $2000 12
Carl Sagan

Triple Stumper
    $2000 15
Mars

Bif

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bif Josh? Rebecca
$10,600 $12,600 $5,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

SHAKESPEARE COMEDIES
RebeccaWhat is The Taming of th Shrew?
$1,200
BifWhat is All's Well that Ends Well
$2,001
Josh?What is Much Ado About Nothing?
$8,601
The Taming of the Shrew

Final scores:

Bif Josh? Rebecca
$8,599 $3,999 $7,000
3-day champion: $69,400 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Bif Josh? Rebecca
$10,600 $15,000 $5,800
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $31,400

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.