Responses for show #8419 - Thursday, June 10, 2021

Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to National Alliance on Mental Illness.

Contestants

Becky Parks, a healthcare researcher from Washington, D.C.

Ankit Gupta, a product manager from Somerville, Massachusetts

Mara Davis, a conference & events manager from Chicago, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $27,600)

Jeopardy! Round responses

15 LOVE
DEUCE
"AD" IN
GAME
SET
MATCH
    $200 16
(Ankit: What is [*] and the Goblet of Fire?)
...
(Mayim: That actually happened in the Order of the Phoenix, not Goblet of Fire.)

Harry Potter

Ankit
Triple Stumper
    $200 21
Virginia

Becky
    $200 6
admiral

Mara
    $200 1
a fault

Ankit
    $200 26
(Mara: What is zero?)

void (an empty set)

MaraAnkit
    $200 11
a cardigan

Mara
    $400 17
Justin Bieber

Becky
    $400 22
Barack Obama

Mara
    $400 7
Adirondack

Mara
    $400 2
craps

Mara
    $400 27
3 & 5

Ankit
    $400 12
paint

Mara
    $600 18
Pride and Prejudice

Mara
    $600 23
baby powder

Becky
    $600 8
(Becky: What is adelante?)

adagio

MaraBecky
    $600 3
parlor games

Mara
    $600 28
corresponding

Ankit
    $600 13
Alec Baldwin

Ankit
    $800 19
Sixteen Candles

Becky
    $800 24
Lord Byron

Becky
    $800 9
Adelie

Triple Stumper
    $800 4
rugby

Mara
    $800 29
union

Becky
    $800 14
blood

Mara
    $1000 20
The Hardy Boys

Becky
    $1000 25
Henry Ford II

Becky
    $1000 10
(Mayim: They're good for you, [*].)

adzuki beans

Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
polo

Triple Stumper
    $800 30
a Venn diagram

Becky
    $1000 15
(Mara: What is OshKosh B'gosh?)

Garanimals

Mara
Triple Stumper

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

Mara Ankit Becky
$3,400 $800 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mara Ankit Becky
$4,200 $1,800 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

BIBLICAL BROADWAY
FAMOUS AMERICANS
SHADES OF GREEN
BOOK-BORNE WORDS & PHRASES
RAILWAY & SUBWAY STATIONS
3-LETTER PALINDROMES
    $400 6
Adam & Eve

Mara
    $400 4
Amelia Earhart

Ankit
    $400 30
(Mara: What is jade?)

emerald

MaraBecky
    $400 12
debunk

Triple Stumper
    $400 20
Paris

Mara
    $400 14
a gag

Ankit
    $800 7
Noah

Mara
    $800 3
Thomas Jefferson

Ankit
    $800 29
the Army

Becky
    $800 13
(Becky: What is the information superhighway?)
(Mara: What is the worldwide web?)
...
(Mayim: What is [*]? We all want to know.)

cyberspace

MaraBecky
Triple Stumper
    $800 9
Beijing

Mara
    $800 15
a pip

Ankit
    $1200 8
Andrew Lloyd Webber

Ankit
    $1200 2
(Becky: Who is Bob Jones?)

Oral Roberts

Becky
Triple Stumper
    $1200 28
(Mayim: Yeah, that's a cutie.)

an iguana

Mara
    $1200 18
a banana republic

Ankit
    $1200 16
Moorish

Triple Stumper
    $1200 21
a bob

Mara
    $1600 10
(Becky: What is Job?)
(Mara: What is Job?)
[NOTE: Becky's pronunciation was like the synonym for an occupation and Mara's was like the book of the Bible.]

Judges

MaraBecky
Triple Stumper
    $1600 1
(Mayim: The name of the junior high school I went to.)

Walter Reed

Triple Stumper
    $1600 26
(Mayim: Yes, yummy.)

pistachio

Mara
    $1600 19
Becky Sharp

Triple Stumper
    $1,000 17
(Ankit: Don't love the category, so just a thousand, please.)
(Mayim: All right, I won't take it personally.)
[Laughter]
...
(Ankit: What is Reykjavik?)
(Mayim: No, what is [*]? That's where he studied architecture.)

Helsinki

Ankit
    $1600 22
pup

Mara
    $2,400 11
Godspell

Mara
    $2000 5
(Mayim: Yes, the great [*].)

Alvin Ailey

Mara
    $2000 27
malachite

Triple Stumper
    $2000 25
(Becky: Who is Huxley?)

Robert Heinlein

Becky
Triple Stumper
    $2000 24
(Mayim: I've gotten off at this stop; what is [*]?)

Charing Cross

Triple Stumper
    $2000 23
[NOTE: Ankit's acceptable pronunciation sounded like the body organ used for hearing and Mayim gave another acceptable one that sounded like "heir".]

ere

Ankit

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mara Ankit Becky
$13,800 $7,600 $1,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

THE SUPREME COURT
(Mayim: [**] joined the Supreme Court in 2018.)
...
(Mayim: [To Mara] Who are Ginsburg and Gor--Gorish?)
(Mara: Gorsuch.)
BeckyWho is Scalia
$1,400
AnkitWho Kennedy and Kavanagh
$6,000
MaraWho are Ginsburg & Gorsuch
$1,401
(Anthony) Kennedy & (Brett) Kavanaugh

Final scores:

Mara Ankit Becky
$12,399 $13,600 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $13,600 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Mara Ankit Becky
$13,400 $8,600 $1,600
21 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
12 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $23,600

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