Responses for Show #1670 - Friday, November 29, 1991

Kirk Ditzler game 5.

Contestants

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Doug Ostrand, a sales manager originally from Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

Russ Cummings, a law clerk from Los Angeles, California

Kirk Ditzler, a teacher from Houston, Texas (whose 4-day cash winnings total $34,000)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

FORESTRY
FAMOUS DANCERS
CARS
SPRING
CARTOON RELATIVES
LETTER PERFECT
    $100 8
seedlings

Russ
    $100 9
(Gene) Kelly

Doug
    $100 11
a Dynasty

Russ
    $100 14
the Kentucky Derby

Russ
    $100 1
Wilma (Flintstone)

Kirk
    $100 30
H

Doug
    $200 7
Teddy Roosevelt

Doug
    $200 10
Nureyev

Russ
    $200 12
(Doug: What is a Firenza?)

Riviera

Doug
Triple Stumper
    $200 15
Memorial Day

Russ
    $200 2
(Russ: Who is Snuffy Smith?)

Woody Woodpecker

KirkRuss
    $200 28
R

Russ
    $300 4
a stand

Doug
    $300 23
Arthur Murray

Russ
    $300 13
a Sonata

Russ
    $300 16
the League of Nations

Russ
    $300 3
Scrooge McDuck

Doug
    $300 27
N

Kirk
    $600 5
(Doug: What is Canada?)

the Soviet Union

Doug
    $400 22
(Alex: If you could remember the team of [*] and Gower Champion, so the correct response, "Who is [*] Champion"?)

Marge (Champion)

Triple Stumper
    $400 24
Seville

Kirk
    $400 17
(Doug: [*] What is [*]?)
(Alex: You know, both ways it was correct, because it was phrased in the form of a question.)
[NOTE: Capitalization here is consistent with published versions of the poem.]

can Spring be far behind?

Doug
    $400 19
Maggie

Kirk
    $400 26
(Doug: What is 500?)
(Kirk: What is 250?)
...
(Alex: Remember, we're talking about Roman numerals, so the correct response, "What is [*]?" We have less than a minute to go, Kirk.)

D

KirkDoug
Triple Stumper
    $500 6
insects

Doug
    $500 21
Bojangles

Russ
    $500 29
a Corolla

Kirk
    $500 18
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Kirk
    $500 20
Johnny Quest

Doug
    $500 25
B

Kirk

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Kirk Russ Doug
$300 $500 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kirk Russ Doug
$2,500 $2,100 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORIC NAMES
BIOLOGY
THE PHONOGRAPH
POETS
EDUCATION
TENNESSEE
(Alex: We've been featuring a lot of states lately. Today it's Tennessee's turn.)
    $200 2
Tutankhamen

Russ
    $200 3
(Russ: What is bark?)

cork

RussDoug
    $200 9
the quadrophonic system

Russ
    $200 23
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Doug
    $200 25
Dick & Jane

Russ
    $200 17
(Russ: What are the Blue Ridge Mountains?)
...
(Alex: Yes, the Smokies.)

Smoky Mountains

RussDoug
    $400 5
the Constitution

Russ
    $400 8
(Russ: What's a snorkel?)

gill

Russ
Triple Stumper
    $400 10
78 (rpm)

Kirk
    $400 20
Keats

Kirk
    $400 26
the G.I. Bill

Russ
    $400 16
the Volunteer State

Doug
    $600 4
(Doug: Who is Pizarro?)

Cort├ęs

RussDoug
    $1,000 18
(Doug: What is genus?)

order

Doug
    $600 11
His Master's Voice

Kirk
    $600 19
(Edgar Allan) Poe

Kirk
    $600 27
Webster

Russ
    $600 1
the Tennessee Valley Authority

Kirk
    $800 6
Alfred

Russ
    $800 24
chlorophyll

Kirk
    $800 12
a cylinder

Doug
    $1,000 21
(Alex: Edgar Lee [*], yes. The Spoon River Anthology.)

(Edgar Lee) Masters

Kirk
    $800 28
baccalaureate

Kirk
    $800 13
(Russ: What is Huntsville?)
...
(Alex: Huntsville is in Alabama; [*] is in Tennessee.)

Oak Ridge

Russ
Triple Stumper
    $1000 7
(Russ: Who is Hudson?)

Roald Amundsen

Russ
Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
(Doug: What is vitamin A?)

vitamin B

RussDoug
    $1000 15
a jukebox

Doug
    $1000 22
William Wordsworth

Triple Stumper
    $1000 29
Little Rock (Arkansas)

Doug
    $1000 14
Andrew Johnson

Russ

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kirk Russ Doug
$7,700 $4,900 $2,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

SCIENTISTS
(Alex: [To Doug] Is that a little drawing of Einstein as well?)
(Doug: With the mustache.)
(Alex: With the mustache. Very well done. You missed the hair, though. He had a lot of hair in those days.)
...
(Alex: [To Russ] What? No little cartoon?)
(Russ: I didn't have time.)
(Alex: I see. Yes, you put in the first name.)
DougWho was Einstein?? [picture of face with big mustache]
$2,300
RussWho was Albert Einstein?
$4,900
KirkWho is Albert Einstein?
$2,101
Albert Einstein

Final scores:

Kirk Russ Doug
$9,801 $9,800 $4,700
5-day champion: $43,801 2nd place: vacation at the Ingleside Inn in Palm Springs + Carey limousine 3rd place: Tanline activewear + NES and games

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kirk Russ Doug
$7,500 $4,900 $4,000
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
20 R,
6 W
15 R,
6 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $16,400

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Game tape date: 1991-09-12
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