Responses for Show #2893 - Wednesday, March 12, 1997

Contestants

Eileen Davenport, a graduate student from Chicago, Illinois

Brian Hamill, a chemical engineer from Nahant, Massachusetts

Mike Davison, a TV producer from Studio City, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,200)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

BIBLICAL FATHERS & SONS
ORGANIZATIONS
WHEAT
MOVIE PRODUCERS
FOUNTAINS
RHYME TIME
    $100 4
Samson

Brian
    $100 12
The Revolutionary War

Mike
    $100 18
MSG (Monosodium Glutamate)

Brian
    $100 1
Samuel Goldwyn

Mike
    $100 23
Kansas City Royals

Mike
    $100 11
(B: What is Buster Custer?)

Flatten Patton

BrianEileen
    $200 5
John the Baptist

Brian
    $200 15
Overeaters Anonymous

Eileen
    $200 19
Argentina

Brian
    $200 2
Batman

Mike
    $200 24
Rome

Brian
    $200 13
Hefty lefty

Mike
    $300 6
Isaac

Eileen
    $500 16
Y.M.C.A

Eileen
    $300 20
Germ

Mike
    $300 3
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Eileen
    $300 28
Jefferson City

Brian
    $300 14
Droll troll

Eileen
    $400 7
Noah

Triple Stumper
    $400 17
Mensa

Mike
    $400 21
(M: What are winter & summer?)

Winter & spring

MikeBrian
    $400 9
(E: Who is Charlie Chaplin?)

Mack Sennett

MikeEileen
    $400 29
Chicago

Mike
    $400 25
Hooter tutor

Brian
    $500 8
(E: Who is Daniel?)

Saul

BrianEileen
    $500 27
(M: What is Sweden?)
(we have a minute left in the round...)

Germany

MikeBrian
    $500 22
Semolina

Mike
    $500 10
The Sting

Brian
    $500 30
(M: What is a seahorse?)
(B: What is a whale?)

Dolphin

MikeBrian
Triple Stumper
    $500 26
Bored gourd

Brian

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Mike Brian Eileen
$1,000 $1,200 $100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Brian Eileen
$1,300 $3,300 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

LINGUISTICS
HISTORIC AMERICA
ANIMALS
CANADIAN CAPITALS
LITERATURE
10-LETTER WORDS
    $200 30
(B: What is ice?)

Snow

BrianEileen
    $200 1
(M: What is Boston?)

Philadelphia

MikeBrian
    $200 8
Polar bear

Eileen
    $200 26
Edmonton

Mike
    $200 6
The Bastille

Brian
    $200 7
(B: What is a co-conspirator?)

Accomplice

Brian
Triple Stumper
    $400 24
Sign language/signing

Mike
    $400 2
Sacajawea

Mike
    $400 11
(B: What is a goose?)
(E: What is a flamingo?)

Swans

BrianEileen
Triple Stumper
    $400 22
Halifax

Mike
    $400 9
Les Miserables

Eileen
    $400 20
Emancipate

Eileen
    $600 23
Trees

Triple Stumper
    $600 3
St. Augustine

Eileen
    $600 14
Piranha

Brian
    $600 17
St. John's

Mike
    $600 10
Jabberwocky

Brian
    $600 21
(Mike: What is omniscient?)

omnipotent

MikeBrian
    $800 25
Syntax

Triple Stumper
    $800 4
Fr. Junipero Serra

Brian
    $800 15
Cheeks

Brian
    $800 18
Winnipeg

Mike
    $800 12
Manderley

Eileen
    $800 27
(B: What is a xylophone?)

Vibraphone

Brian
Triple Stumper
    $1000 29
(B: Who is Negroponte?)

Noam Chomsky

Brian
Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
(E: Who is La Salle?)

Hernando De Soto

Eileen
Triple Stumper
    $1000 16
Baleen whales

Brian
    $1000 19
Victoria

Brian
    $500 13
Dune

Eileen
    $1,000 28
Lachrymose

Mike

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Brian Eileen
$5,500 $5,300 $2,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round responses

THE NOBEL PRIZE
(Alex: Brian, you came up with the more exact one, more scientific.)
EileenWhat is radium? :)
$0
BrianWhat is buckminster fullerene?
$250
MikeWhat is ?
$499
Buckyball

Final scores:

Mike Brian Eileen
$5,001 $5,550 $2,500
2nd place: Trip to Bahamas Resort & Casino, Grand Bahama Island New champion: $5,550 3rd place: Vivitar Sport Kit

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Mike Brian Eileen
$5,500 $5,300 $2,800
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
20 R,
8 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $13,600

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Game tape date: 1996-12-03
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