Responses for Show #2947 - Tuesday, May 27, 1997

Contestants

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Lisa Newell, a customer service representative from Minneapolis, Minnesota

Michael Berman, a writer originally from Williston Park, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,200)

Doug Antoniazzi, a test systems analyst from Hyde Park, Massachusetts (whose 2-day cash winnings total $23,199)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORIC SHIPS
WOMEN IN SPORTS
GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
ANIMALS
CANADIAN HODGEPODGE
STARTS WITH "R"
    $100 16
America

Michael
    $100 11
(Lisa: Who is Dominique Dawson?)
...
(Alex: You were adding too much to the young lady's name.)

Dominique Dawes

Lisa
Triple Stumper
    $100 6
Majority leader

Lisa
    $100 21
Penguin

Doug
    $100 1
King Tut

Doug
    $100 26
Rum

Doug
    $200 17
Merrimac

Michael
    $200 12
Figure skating

Michael
    $200 7
(L: Who is Hubert Humphrey?)

Walter Mondale

DougLisa
    $200 22
(M: What is a bass?)

Trout

DougMichael
    $200 2
(Michael: What is Quebec?)

Ontario

DougMichael
    $200 30
Riviera

Doug
    $300 18
Santa Maria

Michael
    $300 13
(Alex: Pardon the pun!)

Soccer

Michael
    $800 8
California, New York & Texas

Doug
    $300 23
Mourning dove

Doug
    $300 3
British Columbia

Doug
    $300 29
Rubicon

Lisa
    $400 19
(Alex: Started out as the Pelican; when they crossed the Strait of Magellan, they changed the name.)

The Golden Hind

Doug
    $400 14
Picabo Street

Michael
    $400 9
Ambrose Burnside

Doug
    $400 24
(M: What is a boar?)
(L: What is an owl?)

Rhinoceros

MichaelLisa
Triple Stumper
    $400 4
Nova Scotia

Michael
    $400 27
(Alex: King Gillette)

Razor

Doug
    $500 20
Clipper ships

Doug
    $500 15
Joan Benoit Samuelson

Lisa
    $500 10
Earl Warren

Michael
    $500 25
(Alex: We have less than a minute to deal with...)

Golden eagle

Doug
    $500 5
Violet

Triple Stumper
    $500 28
Recall

Doug

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

Doug Michael Lisa
$2,000 $1,600 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Doug Michael Lisa
$5,200 $1,600 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

19th CENTURY NOVELISTS
WORLD CAPITALS
OXYGEN
BUSINESS PEOPLE
MOVIE CLASSICS
MORE DYSFUNCTIONAL ROYAL FAMILIES
(Alex: Boy, you just can't get away from them!)
    $200 9
Herman Melville

Michael
    $200 1
Brussels

Doug
    $200 6
(Lisa: What is plasma?)
[Initially ruled incorrect; reversed before Final Jeopardy! because "plasma does carry minute amounts of oxygen."]

blood

DougLisa
    $200 19
Mattel

Doug
    $200 8
The Maltese Falcon

Lisa
    $200 11
Catherine The Great

Doug
    $400 26
(Doug: [*].)
(Alex: No.)
...
(Alex: Sorry about that, Doug!)

Victor Hugo

DougMichael
    $400 2
Taipei

Doug
    $400 7
aerobic exercise

Michael
    $400 20
Studio 54

Michael
    $400 10
Gone with the Wind

Doug
    $400 12
Eleanor

Doug
    $600 27
Robert Louis Stevenson

Doug
    $600 3
Vienna

Doug
    $600 24
water

Doug
    $2,800 21
IKEA

Michael
    $600 15
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Doug
    $600 13
Edward

Doug
    $800 29
H. Rider Haggard

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 4
(Alex: Oh, no... Yes! They're jumping in saying yes!)
(Doug: You gave me a heart attack there!)

Ankara

Doug
    $800 25
ozone

Michael
    $800 22
Steve Wynn

Michael
    $800 17
The Greatest Show on Earth

Michael
    $800 14
Elizabeth I

Michael
    $1000 30
Benjamin Disraeli

Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
Reykjavik, Iceland

Doug
    $1000 28
Joseph Priestley

Michael
    $1000 23
Warren Buffett

Doug
    $1000 18
(Doug: What is The Brothers Karamazov?)

Crime and Punishment

DougMichael
    $1000 16
Norway

Michael

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Doug Michael Lisa
$12,800 $12,000 $600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

MUSICIANS
(Alex: Beale Street is not in New Orleans--it's in Memphis. His real name is Riley King. The B.B. stands for "Blues Boy".)
LisaWho was Elvis Presley
$400
MichaelWho is Louis Armstrong?
$11,999
DougWho is
$0
B.B. King

Final scores:

Doug Michael Lisa
$12,800 $1 $200
3-day champion: $35,999 3rd place: Wallace Silversmiths 5-piece tea service 2nd place: a trip to Melia Cariari Resort, Costa Rica

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Doug Michael Lisa
$11,100 $9,800 $600
31 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
5 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $21,500

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Game tape date: 1997-01-15
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