Responses for show #5795 - Friday, November 20, 2009

Contestants

Barbara Pfouts, a writer from Ruffs Dale, Pennsylvania

Ben Davis, a law student from Chicago, Illinois

Jarret Izzo, a musician from East Amherst, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,401)

Jeopardy! Round responses

IT HAPPENED IN NOVEMBER
INSTRUMENTS OF CHANGE
(Alex: These are anagrams of musical instruments.)
BOOK NAMES
WHAT ARE YOU DOING?
COVER ME!
I'M GOING "INN"
    $200 11
the Gettysburg Address

Jarret
    $200 16
clarinet

Barbara
    $200 1
Dorrit

Barbara
    $200 17
making a quilt

Triple Stumper
    $200 19
Aretha Franklin

Jarret
    $200 6
(Ben: What is be?)

beginning

BenBarbara
    $400 12
Anne Hathaway

Ben
    $400 26
saxophone

Jarret
    $400 2
Carrie

Ben
    $400 18
the Epiphany

Jarret
    $400 20
Marilyn Manson

Barbara
    $400 7
dinner jacket

Triple Stumper
    $600 13
D.B. Cooper

Ben
    $600 27
harmonica

Jarret
    $600 3
(Barbara: What is [*]?)
(Alex: How appropriate, yes!)

Barbara

Barbara
    $600 24
Chile

Barbara
    $600 21
David Lee Roth

Jarret
    $600 8
innards

Barbara
    $800 14
(Jarret: Who is Carlos?)

(King) Juan Carlos

JarretBarbara
    $800 28
accordion

Triple Stumper
    $800 4
Zarathustra

Ben
    $800 25
Swahili

Jarret
    $800 22
Sid Vicious

Jarret
    $800 9
the spinnaker

Triple Stumper
    $1000 15
Tutankhamen's tomb

Ben
    $1000 29
mandolin

Ben
    $400 5
Ivan Denisovich

Ben
    $1000 30
(Alex: It goes along at about 30 inches off the floor and keeps the wall from being damaged by chairs.)

a chair rail

Triple Stumper
    $1000 23
Devo

Ben
    $1000 10
innuendo

Ben

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

Jarret Ben Barbara
-$600 $4,400 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jarret Ben Barbara
$3,200 $6,400 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

ASIAN CAPITALS
I LOVE L.A. KERS
COOKING EQUIPMENT FOOD
(Alex: Each response will include a piece of cooking equipment.)
INTERNATIONAL NAMES
MYTHICAL CREATURES
THE "CO"-CATEGORY
    $400 1
Tokyo

Jarret
    $400 21
Shaquille O'Neal

Jarret
    $400 26
pancakes

Jarret
    $400 6
llamas

Barbara
    $400 11
the phoenix

Jarret
    $400 14
the Coast Guard

Ben
    $800 2
Jakarta

Ben
    $800 22
Magic Johnson

Ben
    $800 30
pot stickers

Jarret
    $800 7
Scotland

Barbara
    $800 12
the roc

Ben
    $800 17
codeine

Triple Stumper
    $800 3
Hanoi (Vietnam)

Ben
    $1200 23
(Jarret: Who is Kareem Abdul-Jabbar?)

Wilt Chamberlain

JarretBen
    $1200 27
spoon bread

Triple Stumper
    $1200 8
rings

Jarret
    $1200 13
a satyr

Jarret
    $1200 18
(Alex: [Reading the clue with a false start] It's a co-op...)
...
(Alex: And that would be a [*]. They'll leave that in and embarrass me, I know.)
[Laughter]

a cote

Triple Stumper
    $1600 4
Yerevan

Ben
    $1600 24
Jerry West

Ben
    $1600 28
kettle corn

Ben
    $2,000 9
Ban Ki-moon

Jarret
    $1600 15
Pegasus

Ben
    $1600 19
Coachella

Jarret
    $2000 5
Ulan Bator

Barbara
    $2000 25
James Worthy

Triple Stumper
    $2000 29
rotisserie chicken

Triple Stumper
    $2000 10
Medvedev

Ben
    $2000 16
(Alex: And on a bottle of Kirin, you will find the mythical creature the [*].)

unicorn

Triple Stumper
    $2000 20
(Ben: What is a cohort?)

a coterie

Ben
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jarret Ben Barbara
$10,400 $17,600 $6,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
(Alex: [To Barbara] Theodore Roosevelt is wrong. Sorry about that. Although he was in the election.)
BarbaraWho is Theodore Roosevelt?
$5,100
JarretWho was J Q Ada
$6,000
BenWho was William Taft?
$3,201
William Howard Taft

Final scores:

Jarret Ben Barbara
$4,400 $20,801 $1,700
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,801 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jarret Ben Barbara
$10,000 $18,600 $6,800
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $35,400

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