Responses for Show #2889 - Thursday, March 6, 1997

Contestants

Timothy Hsieh, a physician from Elk Grove, California

Jenna Jackson, a writer & consultant from El Cerrito, California

Jim Diggins, a legal editor from South Euclid, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $19,901)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

THE 1910s
POP MUSIC
HIGHWAYS & BYWAYS
SPORTS
MEAT
THE STARS
    $100 16
Ford

Timothy
    $100 7
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Jim
    $100 21
Oregon Trail

Timothy
    $100 1
Browns

Jim
    $100 3
Sagittarius

Jim
    $200 17
(Jim: What is Post?)

Kellogg's

JimJenna
    $200 8
Vanessa Williams

Timothy
    $200 22
(Jenna: What is the Cumberland Trail?)
...
(Alex: We have about a minute left in the round.)

The Wilderness Road

Jenna
Triple Stumper
    $200 2
Cricket

Jenna
    $200 29
(Alex: And now, the last clue [the end-of-round signal sounds], it will remain hidden, but it's only worth $100.)

Venison

Jim
    $200 12
Pegasus

Timothy
    $300 18
Jim Thorpe

Jim
    $300 9
David Clayton-Thomas

Triple Stumper
    $300 26
The Appian Way

Jenna
    $300 4
Denver

Jim
    $300 23
Pepper

Jim
    $300 13
Virgo

Jim
    $400 19
Fatima

Timothy
    $400 10
Elton John & George Michael

Jim
    $400 27
Pan-American Highway

Jenna
    $400 5
Hakeem Olajuwon

Timothy
    $400 24
Canadian bacon

Jim
    $400 14
Nebula

Jenna
    $500 20
Joseph Pulitzer

Jenna
    $500 11
Peabo Bryson

Triple Stumper
    $500 28
Burma Road

Timothy
    $500 6
Bowling

Triple Stumper
    $500 25
Beef Stroganoff

Jim
    $600 15
(Jenna: What is Andromeda?)

Cancer the Crab

Jenna

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

Jim Jenna Timothy
$1,300 $600 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Jenna Timothy
$2,800 $1,200 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

U.S. CITIES
HISTORIC NAMES
DRUGS
LANGUAGES
'60S BESTSELLERS
THE STARS
(and in this case, these are not the stars in the sky, but they are the stars in the entertainment industry)
    $200 5
St. Paul

Jim
    $200 12
Otto Von Bismarck

Jim
    $200 2
Cholesterol

Timothy
    $200 21
Vietnamese

Jim
    $200 30
"The Godfather"

Timothy
    $200 1
Jason Alexander

Timothy
    $400 6
Wichita

Jim
    $400 13
Hernando Cortez

Jim
    $400 3
Osteoporosis

Timothy
    $400 22
Spanish

Jim
    $400 29
Ian Fleming

Jim
    $400 17
Mia Farrow

Jenna
    $600 7
Shuffleboard

Jenna
    $600 14
Winston Churchill

Jenna
    $600 4
Hepatitis

Jim
    $600 23
English

Timothy
    $600 26
Valley of the Dolls

Timothy
    $1,000 18
(Jenna: Who is Robert Morley?)

Martin Landau (as Bela Lugosi in "Ed Wood")

Jenna
    $800 8
Phoenix

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 15
Dag Hammarskjold

Jenna
    $800 10
Minoxidil

Timothy
    $800 24
Cyrillic

Jim
    $800 27
"The Agony And The Ecstasy"

Jenna
    $800 19
John Travolta

Jenna
    $1000 9
Billings

Timothy
    $1000 16
Erasmus

Triple Stumper
    $1000 11
Syphilis

Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
Aramaic

Jenna
    $1000 28
William Styron

Triple Stumper
    $1000 20
Marlon Brando (the film was "Mutiny on the Bounty")

Jenna

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Jenna Timothy
$6,400 $7,400 $5,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

FAMOUS WOMEN
TimothyWho is Martha Stewart?
$1,601
JimWho is Martha Stewart?
$5,401
JennaWho is Martha Stewart
$5,401
Martha Stewart

Final scores:

Jim Jenna Timothy
$11,801 $12,801 $7,501
2nd place: Ashley Dining Furniture & Amana Range New champion: $12,801 3rd place: Daewoo Color TV

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jim Jenna Timothy
$6,400 $7,800 $5,900
20 R,
1 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
15 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $20,100

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Game tape date: 1996-11-20
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