Responses for show #8260 - Friday, October 16, 2020

Contestants

Aanchal Ramani, an MBA student originally from San Francisco, California

Aaron Ballett, an executive assistant from Santa Barbara, California

Kristin Hucek, an attorney from San Francisco, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,700)

Jeopardy! Round responses

CITY NICKNAMES
2-LETTER WORDS
AROUND THE HOUSE
ACTORS & THEIR ROLES
AMERICAN HISTORY
LV
    $200 5
churches

Aaron
    $200 1
op

Kristin
    $200 11
Ring

Aaron
    $200 26
Tom Hanks

Kristin
    $200 21
Georgia

Aaron
    $200 16
Las Vegas

Aaron
    $400 6
(Aanchal: What is opal?)
(Aaron: What is turquoise?)

pearls

AaronAanchal
Triple Stumper
    $400 2
the ox

Kristin
    $400 12
secretary

Kristin
    $400 27
Leonardo DiCaprio

Aanchal
    $400 22
(Aaron: Uh, [*]? Who's [*]?)

César Chávez

Aaron
    $400 17
veto

Kristin
    $600 7
(Aaron: The [*]?)
(Alex: Remember your phrasing)

the Invincible City

Aaron
    $600 3
Go

Aanchal
    $600 13
Jack & Jill

Kristin
    $600 28
Anne Hathaway

Aanchal
    $1,500 23
(Aaron: Uh...)
(Alex: Aaron?)

St. Augustine

Aaron
    $600 18
Louis Vuitton

Aanchal
    $800 8
Dublin

Kristin
    $800 4
(Kristin: What is Oh?)

Ah

Kristin
Triple Stumper
    $800 14
nesting tables

Aaron
    $800 29
Bill Murray

Triple Stumper
    $800 24
Society

Aaron
    $800 19
the lumbar (vertebrae)

Aaron
    $1000 9
Oslo

Kristin
    $1000 10
(Aanchal: What is qi?)

the ai

Aanchal
Triple Stumper
    $1000 15
Roku

Kristin
    $1000 30
Geoffrey Rush

Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
Kansas

Kristin
    $1000 20
Latvia

Aanchal

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

Kristin Aaron Aanchal
$3,600 $1,400 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Aaron Aanchal
$5,200 $5,300 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

FEEL THE POWER!
POETS & POETRY
ORDERS OF MAGNITUDE
THE ENGLISH MONARCH WHEN...
(Alex: We'll tell you what happened; you tell us the English monarch when that happened.)
I'M JUST THE "GO" BETWEEN
(Alex: You have to give us in your response a phrase with "go" between two other words.)
ELVI
    $400 2
balloons

Kristin
    $400 23
"Mary Had A Little Lamb"

Aanchal
    $400 7
(Kristin: What are taxis?)

school buses

KristinAanchal
    $400 11
Elizabeth II

Aaron
    $400 1
happy-go-lucky

Aaron
    $400 12
Puerto Rico

Kristin
    $800 3
brownout

Kristin
    $800 24
President John F. Kennedy

Triple Stumper
    $800 8
(Aaron: What are apple pies?)

pizzas

Aaron
Triple Stumper
    $800 19
Queen Victoria

Triple Stumper
    $800 9
(Aaron: Uh, what is "Where no one has gone before"?)

To boldly go where no man--no one has gone before

Aaron
Triple Stumper
    $800 13
Elvis Costello

Triple Stumper
    $1200 4
(Aaron: What is air?)

a vacuum

Aaron
Triple Stumper
    $1200 25
"Old Ironsides"

Triple Stumper
    $1200 20
Jefferson

Aanchal
    $1,000 22
(Aanchal: Who is Victoria?)
...
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

George III

Aanchal
    $1200 10
don't go there

Triple Stumper
    $1200 16
Turner Classic Movies

Kristin
    $1600 5
(Aaron: What is hydroelectric? Uh, what is hydro?)

steam

Aaron
Triple Stumper
    $1,400 21
(Aanchal: What is Ireland?)

China

Aanchal
    $1600 27
(Aanchal: Who is Elizabeth?)
...
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Henry VIII

Aanchal
Triple Stumper
    $1600 14
(Kristin: What is You Can Never Go Back?)

You Can't Go Home Again

Kristin
Triple Stumper
    $1600 17
the University of Michigan

Aaron
    $2000 6
a Faraday cage

Aaron
    $2000 26
(Kristin: What is Northrop Grumman?)

Lockheed Martin

Kristin
Triple Stumper
    $2000 15
Erin go Bragh

Kristin
    $2000 18
Lillehammer

Kristin

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Aaron Aanchal
$8,000 $5,300 -$200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

20th CENTURY AMERICAN MUSIC
(Alex: [After the music ends] I think when you're talking about this kind of subject in American music, you have to think of Aaron Copland. I hope you guys did.)
AaronWhat is
$5,000
KristinWhat is Rodeo?
$2,700
Appalachian Spring

Final scores:

Kristin Aaron Aanchal
$5,300 $300 -$200
2-day champion: $8,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kristin Aaron Aanchal
$8,000 $4,400 $2,200
16 R,
4 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
8 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $14,600

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