Responses for show #8306 - Monday, January 4, 2021

Brayden Smith game 5.
Originally slated to air 2020-12-21. Preceded by two weeks of "Around the World with Alex" reruns: #4624, #4972, #5299#5327#5609#5796#5808#6243#6246#7461.

Contestants

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Teal Patterson, a lawyer originally from Gainesville, Florida

David Kaye, a high school English teacher from Scottsdale, Arizona

Brayden Smith, a policy intern from Las Vegas, Nevada (whose 4-day cash winnings total $97,799)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

GEOGRAPHIC ETYMOLOGY
THE MOVIES
FARMING U.S.A.
DECEMBER 21
THE LITERARY CHARACTER'S OCCUPATION
ABCDEFG--THAT'S ALL YOU GET
(Alex: The correct response will contain one or a lot of those letters.)
    $200 27
Trainwreck

Teal
    $200 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

basketball

David
    $200 2
a nurse

David
    $200 24
(Alex: Yes, less than a minute now.)

an age

Brayden
    $400 23
the Arctic Ocean

Triple Stumper
    $400 19
Psycho

David
    $400 26
(Brayden: What is a cash crop?)

commodity

Brayden
Triple Stumper
    $400 16
a crossword puzzle

Brayden
    $400 3
a psychiatric doctor

David
    $400 20
a face

Brayden
    $5,200 17
(Alex: Yes, of course.)

Buenos Aires

Brayden
    $600 12
a non-player character

Brayden
    $600 25
a pig

Brayden
    $600 15
Charlie Chaplin

Triple Stumper
    $600 4
a detective

Brayden
    $600 18
cage

Triple Stumper
    $800 6
Amsterdam

Triple Stumper
    $800 14
Rocketman

David
    $800 22
(Alex: You're on the board now.)

creamery

Teal
    $800 10
Nevada

Brayden
    $800 5
an architect

Brayden
    $800 1
a badge

David
    $1000 7
Yosemite

Triple Stumper
    $1000 13
The Notebook

David
    $1000 21
the Homestead Act

Brayden
    $1000 9
(Brayden: What is orbert--[*]?)

orbit the Moon

Brayden
    $1000 11
a writer

David
    $1000 8
a cad

Brayden

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

Brayden David Teal
$4,800 $4,200 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brayden David Teal
$12,200 $4,800 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

CHRISTMAS ON BROADWAY
WORDS ABOUT WORDS
-OLOGIES
3-NAMERS IN AMERICAN HISTORY
REPLICAS
HOW DO YOU...
    $400 1
Annie

Brayden
    $400 25
a euphemism

Brayden
    $400 17
John Paul Jones

Brayden
    $800 24
Rent

Teal
    $800 5
an acronym

Brayden
    $10,000 16
(David: What are races?)
(Alex: No. What is [*]?)
(David: [Hand to his head] Oh!)
(Alex: Forgot the category; cost you a bit.)
(David: Whoo, wow.)

anthropology

David
    $800 8
John Quincy Adams

Brayden
    $800 27
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

the Liberty Bell

David
    $800 21
do the Hokey Pokey

Brayden
    $1200 23
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

Mame

Teal
    $1200 4
backwards

David
    $1200 13
seismology

Brayden
    $6,400 3
Alexander Graham Bell

David
    $1200 26
LEGOs

Brayden
    $1200 20
make a Manhattan

David
    $1600 11
The Illusionists

Triple Stumper
    $1600 7
malapropism

David
    $1600 15
ornithology

David
    $1600 2
Zenger

David
    $1600 22
Samothrace

David
    $1600 19
play horseshoes

Brayden
    $2000 12
(Irving) Berlin

David
    $2000 6
(David: What is denonym?)
(Alex: Say it again.)
(David: Denonym, D-E-N-O-N-Y-M?)

demonym

DavidTeal
    $2000 14
ophthalmology

David
    $2000 10
(Elizabeth Cady) Stanton

Brayden
    $2000 9
Kon-Tiki

David
    $2000 18
fire a bow & arrow

Brayden

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brayden David Teal
$23,800 $14,800 $5,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

LITERARY CHARACTERS OF THE 1600s
(Alex: The title character was Don Quixote de la Mancha...)
(Brayden: Jeez, I almost said that.)
(Alex: ...and he told [*], "Hey, you're gonna wind up being the leader".)
TealWho is Robinson Crusoe
$5,000
DavidWho is Robinson Crusoe?
$14,800
BraydenWho is Gulliver?
$5,801
Sancho Panza

Final scores:

Brayden David Teal
$17,999 $0 $0
5-day champion: $115,798 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Brayden David Teal
$19,200 $19,600 $5,000
23 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $43,800

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