Responses for show #1905 - Friday, December 11, 1992

Contestants

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George Holloway, a police dispatcher from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sheryl Stein, a program analyst from Arlington, Virginia

Linda Kissling, an educational media specialist from Cape May, New Jersey (whose 2-day cash winnings total $13,200)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

CARD GAMES
ACES
KINGS & QUEENS
JACKs
FULL HOUSE
STRAITS
    $100 3
hearts

Sheryl
    $100 1
the Korean Conflict

Linda
    $100 7
Spain

Linda
    $100 12
Jack Nicholson

Sheryl
    $100 25
San Francisco

Sheryl
    $100 17
the Bering Strait

Sheryl
    $200 4
hit me

George
    $200 2
Baron von Richthofen

Sheryl
    $200 21
(Sheryl: What is Singapore?)
(Linda: What is Nepal?)

Malaysia

LindaSheryl
Triple Stumper
    $200 13
Jack LaLanne

Linda
    $200 26
Cameron

Linda
    $200 18
Sicily

Sheryl
    $300 5
solitaire

Linda
    $300 6
(Linda: What is 10?)

5

LindaGeorge
    $300 22
William the Conqueror

Linda
    $300 14
Jack Kemp

Sheryl
    $300 27
(Linda: What is married into it?)
(George: What is had a child?)
(Alex: No, wait, be more specific.)
(George: What is had a baby girl?)

had twins

LindaSherylGeorge
    $300 19
the Strait of Gibraltar

Linda
    $400 10
Authors

Linda
    $400 8
(Alex: They had a television series about him starring Robert Conrad.)
[...]
[After the first commercial break, Alex clarifies the major's correct nickname, not "Pappa" as originally stated.]

Gregory "Pappy" Boyington

Triple Stumper
    $400 23
Alexander the Great

Sheryl
    $400 15
Jack Dempsey

Linda
    $400 28
Star Search

Sheryl
    $1,000 20
(Linda: What is the English Channel?)
(Alex: No, it leads into the English Channel, what is [*]?)

the Strait of Dover

Linda
    $500 11
Rook

Triple Stumper
    $500 9
(George: Umm, it left me.)

Eddie Rickenbacker

George
Triple Stumper
    $500 24
Marie Antoinette

Sheryl
    $500 16
Jack London

Linda
    $500 29
Laverne & Shirley

Linda
    $500 30
the Bosphorus

Triple Stumper

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

Linda Sheryl George
$800 $700 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Sheryl George
$1,500 $2,500 -$300

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

TREATIES
COMPOSERS
U.S. STAMPS
SWITZERLAND
SCIENCE
NONFICTION
    $200 26
Mexico

Sheryl
    $200 7
the Declaration of Independence

Sheryl
    $200 16
(Linda: What is the Headless Horse..., the Tale of..., [*], what is, by Washington Irving!)
[laughter]
(Alex: Taking no chances, getting it all in, alright, Linda, you're right.)

"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"

Linda
    $200 10
watches

Linda
    $200 20
gold

Linda
    $200 3
Stanley

Sheryl
    $400 27
the Panama Canal

Sheryl
    $400 6
Ravel

George
    $400 17
pharmacy

George
    $400 11
yodeling

George
    $400 22
zirconium

Linda
    $400 4
the Brain

Sheryl
    $600 1
Citizen Kane

Sheryl
    $600 18
the raising of the flag on Iwo Jima

Linda
    $600 13
a bear

Linda
    $600 23
(Linda: What is glass?)

cement

Linda
Triple Stumper
    $600 5
Jim Bakker

George
    $800 2
(Sheryl: Who is Tchaikovsky?)
(George: Who is Grieg?)
(Linda: Who is Rimsky-Korsakov?)
(Alex: No, so no harm no foul on that one. Each of you lost of the same amount. Sheryl, if you had a second chance at it, what would you have said?)
(Sheryl: I was thinking [*], but...)
(Alex: Yes, that's right, [*].)

Sergei Prokofiev

LindaSherylGeorge
Triple Stumper
    $800 19
basketball

Sheryl
    $1,400 14
(Linda: What are snowfalls?)
(Alex: No, in the right area though, thinking of weather, what are [*], [*]?)

winds

Linda
    $2,000 24
(Linda: What is daily?)

diurnal

Linda
    $800 8
Gilda Radner

Sheryl
    $1000 12
(Edvard) Grieg

Linda
    $1000 21
(Earl) Warren

Sheryl
    $1000 15
edelweiss

Linda
    $1000 25
Archimedes

George
    $1000 9
(Alex: His story was told by Warren Beatty in the film "Reds", who is [*].)

John Reed

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Sheryl George
$900 $6,300 $1,700
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

TRANSPORTATION
LindaWhat is Rolls Royce?
$850
GeorgeWhat is Rolls-Royce?
$1,700
SherylWhat is Austin + Healey?
$1,000
Rolls & Royce

Final scores:

Linda Sheryl George
$1,750 $5,300 $3,400
3rd place: limited-edition serograph + Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune video games for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System and Sega Genesis system New champion: $5,300 2nd place: a trip for two on Delta to Safety Harbor Spa near Tampa

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Linda Sheryl George
$5,300 $6,300 $1,700
19 R,
8 W
(including 3 DDs)
20 R,
2 W
7 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $13,300

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