Responses for Show #1889 - Thursday, November 19, 1992

1992 Tournament of Champions final game 1.

Contestants

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Bruce Simmons, a graduate student from Minneapolis, Minnesota

Leszek Pawlowicz, a materials scientist from Phoenix, Arizona

Jerome Vered, a writer from Studio City, California

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Jeopardy! Round responses

NEW YORK STATE
POP MUSIC
BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
THE MING DYNASTY
WORD ORIGINS
NICKNAMES
    $100 21
Apple

Bruce
    $100 16
Ringo Starr

Leszek
    $100 2
Hershey's

Jerome
    $100 1
Fan

Leszek
    $100 7
Thimble

Leszek
    $100 26
Jimmy Carter

Jerome
    $200 22
Catskills

Jerome
    $200 17
(Bruce: What is "As Time Goes By"?)

"As Tears Go By"

Bruce
Triple Stumper
    $200 8
State Farm

Bruce
    $200 3
Great Wall of China

Jerome
    $200 9
Bugle

Leszek
    $200 27
Nolan Ryan

Leszek
    $300 23
Hudson

Jerome
    $300 18
"The Last Dance For Me"

Jerome
    $300 10
Hyundai

Leszek
    $300 4
Peking/Beijing

Jerome
    $300 13
(Jerome: What is mufti?)
...
(Alex: Jerome now realized he should have said [*].)

sheik

Jerome
Triple Stumper
    $300 28
Helen Hayes

Bruce
    $400 24
Nelson Rockefeller

Leszek
    $400 19
Ricky Nelson

Triple Stumper
    $700 11
Reebok

Leszek
    $400 5
Shih Tzu

Jerome
    $400 14
Porcupine

Jerome
    $400 29
Andrew Carnegie

Leszek
    $500 25
Erie and Ontario

Leszek
    $500 20
[Slight laughter from audience as players have a bemused look]

"Calcutta"

Triple Stumper
    $500 12
(Bruce: What's Remington?)

Smith-Corona

JeromeBruce
    $500 6
Yuan (Mongol)

Bruce
    $500 15
Kegler

Jerome
    $500 30
Rosa Parks

Jerome

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

Jerome Leszek Bruce
$1,500 $1,400 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jerome Leszek Bruce
$3,500 $3,000 $400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

CHEMISTRY
EXPLORERS
MOUNTAINS
LITERARY RELATIVES
THEATRE
POPES NAMED GREGORY
    $200 7
Solid, Liquid, and Gas

Leszek
    $200 15
Lake Victoria

Bruce
    $200 21
Poland

Bruce
    $200 28
(Bruce: Who was Vonnegut?)

Ray Bradbury

JeromeBruce
    $200 1
Greece

Bruce
    $200 6
Gregorian Chant

Leszek
    $400 8
CO2

Bruce
    $400 17
Ferdinand Magellan

Bruce
    $400 26
Mt. McKinley

Bruce
    $400 29
the Brontë Sisters (Emily & Charlotte Brontë accepted)

Jerome
    $400 2
Sweden

Bruce
    $400 12
The Calendar

Bruce
    $600 9
Rubber

Bruce
    $600 18
Antarctica

Leszek
    $600 27
(Jerome: What is K2?)

Mt. Everest

JeromeLeszek
    $600 30
Zane Grey

Bruce
    $600 3
Lee Strasberg

Bruce
    $600 13
Crusade

Jerome
    $800 10
Sulfuric Acid

Leszek
    $800 19
James Cook

Jerome
    $800 22
Mont Blanc

Leszek
    $800 24
A.E. Housman

Leszek
    $1,600 4
Italian

Bruce
    $800 14
Avignon

Leszek
    $1000 11
Ethyl Alcohol

Bruce
    $1000 20
Coronado

Leszek
    $1000 23
Panama

Bruce
    $1,500 25
Henry Fielding

Leszek
    $1000 5
Come Back, Little Sheba

Jerome
    $1000 16
(St.) Ignatius

Jerome

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jerome Leszek Bruce
$6,900 $10,300 $8,200

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

POETRY
(Alex: Scores are most impressive, coming to this point. Will they remain that way?)
...
(Alex: Hey, folks, tomorrow in the second half of this final, we're going to have a doozy! Please, tune us in then!)
JeromeWhat are youth & age?
$6,200
BruceWhat are hope & despair?
$8,200
LeszekWhat are innocence & love?
$6,300
innocence & experience

Final scores:

Jerome Leszek Bruce
$700 $4,000 $0

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jerome Leszek Bruce
$6,900 $9,500 $7,400
18 R,
2 W
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $23,800

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Game tape date: 1992-10-19
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