Responses for show #8331 - Monday, February 8, 2021

Contestants

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Michael White, a marketing professional from Mission Viejo, California

John Focht, a software team lead originally from El Paso, Texas

Leah Wiegand, a stay-at-home mom originally from Asheville, North Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,000)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

THE B__G's
HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE?
FACTS & FIGURES
STATES BY NATIONAL FOREST
LITERARY ALLUSIONS
TECHNOLOGY
(Ken: Partnering with Olay, this week, we'll be bringing attention to the gender gap in STEM fields, which are Science, Tech, Engineering and Math. Presenting today's TECHNOLOGY category is CEO and founder of Girls Who Code, Reshma Saujani.)
    $200 5
a backlog

John
    $200 16
Dirty Dancing

Michael
    $200 21
teeth

Michael
    $200 6
Pennsylvania

John
    $200 23
Hamlet

John
    $200 11
hybrids

Leah
    $400 3
bellyaching

Leah
    $400 17
Princess Peach

Michael
    $400 22
a rabbit

Leah
    $400 7
California

Leah
    $400 27
Robinson Crusoe

Michael
    $400 12
databases

John
    $600 1
barhopping

Leah
    $600 18
Clydesdales

Michael
    $600 24
Iran

Triple Stumper
    $600 8
Mississippi

Leah
    $600 28
(Ken: Yes, Don Quixote.)

Cervantes

John
    $600 13
transistors

John
    $800 2
a bullfrog

Michael
    $800 19
Ringo Starr

John
    $800 25
(Michael: What is speeding?)

drunk driving

JohnMichael
    $800 9
Arizona

Michael
    $800 29
Dante

John
    $800 14
a graphical user interface

John
    $1000 4
buffering

John
    $1000 20
New Girl

John
    $1000 26
unicameral

John
    $1000 10
Florida

Michael
    $3,000 30
(Ken: Animal Farm, that's correct.)

George Orwell

John
    $1000 15
deepfakes

John

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

Leah John Michael
$2,200 $4,200 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leah John Michael
$2,600 $12,400 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

TAKE 'EM TO THEIR ROYAL HOUSES
CLASSICAL MUSIC TITLES
PEOPLE & PLACES
FEMALE FIRST NAMES
NON-VOCABULARY
BEFORE & AFTER GOES TO THE MOVIES
    $400 11
Romanov

Michael
    $400 12
the Surprise Symphony

John
    $400 15
Bantu

John
    $400 14
Margaret

Michael
    $400 1
99

Michael
    $400 2
Bridget Jones's Diary of a Wimpy Kid

John
    $800 20
Tudor

Michael
    $800 13
Jupiter

Michael
    $800 16
the Bay of Bengal

John
    $800 22
Angela

Triple Stumper
    $800 3
nonchalant

John
    $800 7
The Call of the Wild at Heart

Triple Stumper
    $5,000 21
Habsburg

Michael
    $1200 28
the Pastoral Symphony

John
    $4,000 17
Québécois

John
    $1200 23
Helga

Michael
    $1200 4
noncommittal

John
    $1200 8
Million Dollar Baby Driver

Michael
    $1600 26
Bourbon

John
    $1600 29
Enigma

John
    $1600 18
(Michael: What are Indigenous?)

Australians

JohnMichael
    $1600 24
(Michael: What is Yggdrasil?)

the yew tree

Michael
Triple Stumper
    $1600 5
MRI

Leah
    $1600 9
A Star is Born on the Fourth of July

Michael
    $2000 27
(Ken: Saudi Arabia.)

Saud

John
    $2000 30
Carnival of the Animals

Triple Stumper
    $2000 19
Bali

Triple Stumper
    $2000 25
Demeter

John
    $2000 6
a hummingbird

Leah
    $2000 10
(Ken: That would be a good movie, right?)

Guardians of the Galaxy Quest

John

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leah John Michael
$6,200 $32,400 $12,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

WORLD LITERATURE
(Ken: You were getting warmer, Michael.)
...
(Ken: These murders are the title crime in Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment, which takes place, unfortunately for Michael, not in Moscow, but in [*].)
LeahWhat is London?
$6,200
MichaelWhat is London Moscow?
$201
JohnWhat is Paris?
$7,600
St. Petersburg

Final scores:

Leah John Michael
$0 $24,800 $11,999
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $24,800 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Leah John Michael
$6,200 $27,600 $8,400
8 R,
0 W
29 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $42,200

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