Responses for Show #991 - Monday, December 19, 1988

Contestants

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Stuart Jacobson, a business associate originally from New York City

Tim Loges, an accountant director originally from Dayton, Ohio

Amy Winograd Friedman, a business librarian originally from Lexington, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,201)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

STATE CAPITALS
'60s SONGS
ART
SCIENCE
"C" HERE
THE ADDAMS FAMILY
(Alex: Notice the spelling, A-D-D-A-M-S, a reference, of course, to the television series.)
    $100 1
Springfield (Illinois)

Amy
    $100 6
hurry

Tim
    $100 13
France

Triple Stumper
    $100 11
the Sun

Stuart
    $100 23
a carburetor

Tim
    $100 18
(Alex: Yeah, you might expect that.)

Halloween

Tim
    $200 2
(Tim: What is Georgia?)

Maine

AmyTim
    $200 7
Percy Sledge

Tim
    $200 14
Salvador Dali

Tim
    $200 12
(Stuart: What is 1?)

2

TimStuart
    $200 24
cottage cheese

Stuart
    $200 19
Carolyn Jones

Tim
    $300 3
Annapolis

Amy
    $300 8
Three Dog Night

Tim
    $300 15
(Sister) Hummel

Tim
    $300 25
chalk

Stuart
    $300 28
Cyrillic

Amy
    $300 20
(Alex: Right, and I didn't do the "da-da-da-dum" correctly, either. Select again.)

snap your fingers

Amy
    $400 4
Juneau (Alaska)

Stuart
    $400 9
"I Heard It Through The Grapevine"

Stuart
    $400 16
green

Tim
    $400 26
filament

Tim
    $400 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

a cloverleaf

Amy
    $400 21
The New Yorker

Amy
    $400 5
Phoenix (Arizona)

Stuart
    $500 10
"Ferry Cross The Mersey"

Stuart
    $500 17
(Tim: What is Florence?)

Venice

Tim
Triple Stumper
    $500 27
a siphon

Stuart
    $500 22
(Tim: Who is Blossom Heath?)
...
(Alex: Tim was close; [*] was her name. Amy, back to you. You're in second place, and we've got a minute to go.)

Blossom Rock

Tim
Triple Stumper

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

Amy Tim Stuart
$600 $600 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amy Tim Stuart
$2,000 $1,300 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

POETRY
SAINTS
AFRICA
ANCIENT QUOTES
MAIDEN NAMES
THE ADAMS FAMILY
(Alex: But in this case, only one "D"; and that means that all of these refer to the John Adams family...probably.)
    $200 12
(Amy: What is "And to all a good [*]?")

night

Amy
    $200 1
Italy

Tim
    $200 3
pygmies

Amy
    $200 4
Euclid

Amy
    $200 17
Meredith Baxter

Tim
    $200 14
Samuel Adams

Amy
    $400 22
(Stuart: What is a rose?)

daffodils

Stuart
Triple Stumper
    $400 2
St. Eligius

Stuart
    $400 8
none

Stuart
    $400 5
war

Amy
    $400 18
Ward

Stuart
    $400 15
(Alex: Not fast enough, Amy. But you select again, please.)

England

Triple Stumper
    $600 23
T.S. Eliot

Stuart
    $600 25
archangels

Tim
    $600 9
(Albert) Schweitzer

Stuart
    $600 6
Aesop

Amy
    $600 19
Mary Decker

Amy
    $600 16
(Stuart: Who is Mrs. John Adams?)
(Alex: All right, [*] was what we were going for. Select.)

Abigail Adams

Stuart
    $100 24
(Stuart:What is November?)

April

Stuart
    $800 26
(Alex: We've got a minute to go, Tim.)

Mary Magdalene

Tim
    $800 10
(Alex: [*] of Capetown, yes.)

archbishop

Tim
    $800 7
(Tim: What is philosophy?)

astronomy

TimStuart
    $800 20
Mary Baker Eddy

Amy
    $800 29
John Quincy Adams

Tim
    $1000 28
John Brown's Body

Triple Stumper
    $1000 27
Mother (Marie) Cabrini

Tim
    $1000 11
the Ivory Coast

Stuart
    $1000 13
yourself

Amy
    $1000 21
Scott

Stuart
    $1000 30
Henry Adams

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amy Tim Stuart
$6,200 $4,900 $7,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

BEST SELLERS
(Alex [to Tim]: You had to do a lot of figuring, thinking about what happened in 1963. Books would've been published and they become best sellers in '64.)
TimWHO IS JFK?
$4,800
AmyWho was John F. Kennedy?
$1,701
StuartWho was JFK
$4,501
John F. Kennedy

Final scores:

Amy Tim Stuart
$7,901 $9,700 $12,401
3rd place: Royal Queen cookware 2nd place: A trip to New York City via Eastern Airlines New champion: $12,401

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Amy Tim Stuart
$6,200 $4,900 $8,100
16 R,
0 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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Game tape date: 1988-09-28
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