Responses for Show #6071 - Monday, January 24, 2011

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Elaine Thompson, an assistant professor of history originally from Clinton, Louisiana

Josh Magri, a manufacturing consultant from Columbia, Maryland

Amanda Sonmor, a virtual assistant originally from Denver, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,300)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round responses

SLAV TO THE GRIND
NBA CHAMPS
CREATURE FEATURES
ALL ABOUT TROMBONES
AIRLINES' HOME COUNTRIES
"RIO" GRAND
    $200 22
(Marie) Curie

Josh
    $200 12
the Los Angeles Lakers

Josh
    $200 17
their mouth (their cheeks)

Josh
    $200 11
Beethoven

Josh
    $200 6
Japan

Elaine
    $200 1
the Department of the Interior

Amanda
    $400 23
MiloŇ°ević

Amanda
    $400 13
(Elaine: Who are the Rockets?)

the (Chicago) Bulls

JoshElaine
    $400 18
the owl

Josh
    $400 27
(Josh: What is baritone?)

tenor

JoshElaine
    $400 7
Germany

Elaine
    $400 2
Ontario & Superior

Elaine
    $600 24
Walesa

Amanda
    $600 14
the (Portland) Trail Blazers

Josh
    $600 19
the retina

Elaine
    $600 28
The Music Man

Josh
    $600 8
Israel

Elaine
    $600 3
a chariot

Triple Stumper
    $800 25
(Alex: Correct, with less than a minute to go.)

Chekhov

Amanda
    $800 15
the Celtics

Josh
    $1,400 20
(Amanda: What is the bonobo?)

the proboscis monkey

Elaine
    $800 29
(Elaine: Who is Dorsey?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)

Tommy Dorsey

Elaine
    $800 9
Spain

Elaine
    $800 4
patriotism

Triple Stumper
    $1000 26
(Franz) Kafka

Josh
    $1000 16
the San Antonio Spurs

Josh
    $1000 21
a melon

Elaine
    $1000 30
paper clips

Amanda
    $1000 10
(Amanda: What is the Netherlands?)
...
[Applause for Elaine's run of the category]
(Alex: Well done. Big lead.)

Sweden

AmandaElaine
    $1000 5
a priori

Elaine

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

Amanda Josh Elaine
-$800 $2,200 $4,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Josh Elaine
$2,000 $5,200 $5,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PLAY CHARACTERS
SAG AWARD FOR MOVIE CAST
CUSTER'S LAST STAND
JOHNS' MIDDLE NAMES
ANCIENT "P"LACES
COLORFUL VOCABULARY
(Alex: ...because each response will contain a color.)
    $400 15
The Glass Menagerie

Josh
    $400 12
Apollo 13

Amanda
    $400 23
(Amanda: What is a... mountain?)

a river

AmandaJosh
    $400 11
Greenleaf

Triple Stumper
    $400 6
Palestine

Josh
    $400 1
salmonella

Triple Stumper
    $800 22
(Josh: Who is Macduff?)

Banquo

Josh
Triple Stumper
    $800 13
(Josh: What is Shakespeare in Love?)

The Full Monty

Josh
Triple Stumper
    $800 24
(Alex: You are right, with a minute to go.)

the Sioux

Elaine
    $800 18
Foster

Josh
    $800 7
Persia

Amanda
    $800 2
a tankard

Triple Stumper
    $1200 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

(Sidney) Poitier

Josh
    $1200 14
(Elaine: [No response])

Slumdog Millionaire

Elaine
Triple Stumper
    $1200 25
Sitting Bull

Elaine
    $1200 19
Kenneth

Josh
    $1200 8
the Promised Land

Amanda
    $1200 3
Aquatic

Amanda
    $1600 16
Traffic

Amanda
    $1600 26
(Josh: What is the First Cavalry unit?)

the Seventh Cavalry

Josh
Triple Stumper
    $1600 20
Maynard

Josh
    $1600 9
the Phoenicians

Josh
    $1600 4
(Elaine: What is arsenic?)

cyanide

Elaine
Triple Stumper
    $2000 17
Crash

Josh
    $2000 27
(Josh: What is Carson?)
(Amanda: Who is Laughlin?)

Marcus Reno

AmandaJosh
Triple Stumper
    $4,000 21
(Josh: What is Samuel?)

Nance

Josh
    $2,000 10
Philadelphia

Josh
    $2000 5
redemption

Amanda

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Josh Elaine
$6,800 $7,600 $4,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

19th CENTURY PEOPLE
(Alex: Hawthorne called him "the homeliest man I ever saw".)
ElaineWho was Abraham Lincoln
$3,001
AmandaWho is Me Lincoln?
$2,401
JoshWho is Thoreau
$6,001
Abraham Lincoln

Final scores:

Amanda Josh Elaine
$9,201 $1,599 $7,601
2-day champion: $21,501 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Amanda Josh Elaine
$6,800 $11,600 $6,000
11 R,
3 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $24,400

[game clues] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2010-10-13
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. 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.