Responses for show #5841 - Monday, January 25, 2010

Contestants

Diane Haltigan, a software engineer from Norfolk, Virginia

Andrew Fechner, a television programmer from Montclair, New Jersey

Gila Stadler, a molecular epidemiologist from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $3,000)

Jeopardy! Round responses

COUNTRIES IN SPACE
U.S. FIRSTS
WORD-BY-WORD BOOK SUMMARIES
IT IS WHAT IT "IS"
MY GIRLFRIEND
SUCH A SWEETIE
    $200 1
China

Diane
    $200 13
slaves

Gila
    $200 11
Gulliver's Travels

Andrew
    $200 6
an issue

Andrew
    $200 26
Daisy Duck

Andrew
    $200 21
Hershey's

Andrew
    $400 2
Iran

Gila
    $400 14
steam heat

Gila
    $400 12
The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Andrew
    $400 7
Islamabad

Andrew
    $400 27
Lois Lane

Gila
    $400 22
Almond Joy and Mounds

Andrew
    $600 3
Israel

Andrew
    $600 15
the Rio Grande

Diane
    $600 16
Anna Karenina

Gila
    $600 8
Isadora

Diane
    $600 28
Olive Oyl

Diane
    $600 23
(Diane: What are Hershey's Kisses?)

Lemon Heads

GilaDiane
    $800 4
Brazil

Gila
    $800 19
a World's Fair

Gila
    $800 17
Heart of Darkness

Andrew
    $800 9
Isolde

Gila
    $800 29
Petunia

Andrew
    $800 24
a Butterfinger

Andrew
    $1000 5
Algeria

Andrew
    $1,000 20
LBJ

Gila
    $1000 18
Ulysses

Diane
    $1000 10
cardiac ischemia

Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
Mary Jane Parker (or Mary Jane Watson)

Andrew
    $1000 25
(Andrew: What are Milk Duds?)

Junior Mints

AndrewDiane

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

Gila Andrew Diane
$2,600 $2,800 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Gila Andrew Diane
$6,000 $6,000 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

19th CENTURY SENATORS BY STATE
OSCAR-WINNING SONG LYRICS
(Alex: You have to name the movie each Oscar winner was in.)
MODERN ARCHITECTURAL STYLES
BREAKING THE ICE WITH ICEBREAKERS
MATHLETES
SHAKESPEAREAN RHYME TIME
    $400 25
Massachusetts

Andrew
    $400 1
Breakfast at Tiffany's

Diane
    $400 21
Seattle

Andrew
    $400 14
nuclear energy

Andrew
    $400 9
pi

Andrew
    $400 6
Lear's beers

Diane
    $800 26
Tennessee

Andrew
    $800 2
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Andrew
    $800 22
(Diane: What is the FBI building?)
[Alex pauses and waits for Diane's lights to go out as Diane looks over at the judges.]
(Alex: No--well give me a little more.)
(Diane: What is the [*]?)
(Alex: Thank you very much. Less than a minute to go now, Diane.)

the J. Edgar Hoover Building

Diane
    $800 15
Canada

Andrew
    $2,000 10
(Andrew: Who is Pythagoras?)
(Alex: No, [*]. So, you lost a bit. You're still in the lead but it's a very close game, so select again.)
(Andrew: Sure is.)

René Descartes

Andrew
    $800 7
Puck's tux

Diane
    $1200 27
(Alex: Correct, you're in the lead now.)

California

Andrew
    $1200 3
Arthur

Diane
    $1200 23
(Alex: And that's right here in [*].)

Los Angeles

Triple Stumper
    $1200 16
Campari

Triple Stumper
    $1200 11
logarithms

Triple Stumper
    $1200 8
Caesar's teasers

Andrew
    $1600 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Louisiana

Andrew
    $1600 4
(Alex: That's a toughie--the Alfred Hitchcock [*].)

The Man Who Knew Too Much

Triple Stumper
    $1600 24
the Centre Pompidou

Andrew
    $1600 17
the Northwest Passage

Gila
    $1600 12
game theory

Andrew
    $2,000 19
(Alex: Well done. You're obviously a big Shakespeare fan.)

Miranda's verandas

Diane
    $2000 5
(Alex: "Up Where We Belong" from [*]--Richard Gere.)

An Officer and a Gentleman

Triple Stumper
    $2000 18
the King and the Emperor

Diane
    $2000 13
Fermat

Diane
    $2000 20
joyless Troilus

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Gila Andrew Diane
$7,600 $15,200 $13,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

SPORTS CITIES
(Alex: [*] Steelers and the [*] Penguins with the Stanley Cup. Right you are. It happened last year.)
GilaWhat is Pittsburgh?
$5,000
DianeWhat is New York?
$3,300
AndrewWhat is Pittsburgh?
$10,801
Pittsburgh

Final scores:

Gila Andrew Diane
$12,600 $26,001 $9,700
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $26,001 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Gila Andrew Diane
$7,600 $17,200 $12,600
11 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
25 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,400

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