Responses for show #2821 - Monday, December 2, 1996

Contestants

Helen Andrews, an antique games dealer from Brookline, Massachusetts

Harry Barker, a computer applications specialist originally from Bloomington, Indiana

Marv Macintyre, a development director from Nashua, New Hampshire (whose 3-day cash winnings total $28,699)

Jeopardy! Round responses

INSPIRATIONS
SCIENCE & NATURE
THE 68th OSCARS
SOUTHERN COOKING
GEOGRAPHY
"W"ORDS
    $100 15
Saint Francis

Helen
    $100 6
pine

Helen
    $100 26
(Helen: Who is Maria?)

Mira

MarvHelen
    $100 18
cornmeal

Marv
    $100 1
Austin

Marv
    $100 7
western

Harry
    $200 16
(Alex: Well, you gave us the kind of race and the race inspired by it.)

(Iditarod dog) sled (race)

Marv
    $200 12
waterspout

Harry
    $200 27
Whoopi Goldberg

Harry
    $200 19
jambalaya

Harry
    $200 2
coal

Harry
    $200 8
worship

Helen
    $300 21
War of 1812

Harry
    $300 13
kookaburra

Triple Stumper
    $300 28
Babe

Marv
    $300 20
Oysters Rockefeller

Helen
    $300 3
Bangkok

Harry
    $300 9
whet

Harry
    $400 22
Beatrice

Triple Stumper
    $400 14
lotus

Helen
    $400 29
Mel Gibson

Harry
    $400 23
sesame

Triple Stumper
    $400 4
Switzerland

Marv
    $400 10
warp

Helen
    $500 25
(John) Huston

Marv
    $500 17
(Helen: What is the Big Dipper?)

Orion

MarvHelen
    $500 30
Il Postino

Harry
    $500 24
biscuits

Triple Stumper
    $500 5
(Bay of) Biscay

Marv
    $500 11
wapiti

Harry

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

Marv Harry Helen
$1,000 $1,600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Marv Harry Helen
$2,700 $3,200 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

MEN OF NOTE
MOUNTAINS
U.S. PRESIDENTS
GODS & GODDESSES
'80s LIT
PARTS
    $200 21
Paris

Harry
    $200 6
Vesuvius

Marv
    $200 27
Nixon

Helen
    $200 9
(Marv: Who is Apollo?)
(Helen: Who is Janus?)

Jupiter

MarvHarryHelen
    $200 12
(John) le Carré

Helen
    $200 1
parking meter

Helen
    $400 22
Ice-T

Marv
    $400 7
Mount Etna

Marv
    $400 28
(John) Adams

Harry
    $400 13
Pluto

Marv
    $400 17
(Tom) Wolfe

Harry
    $400 2
crown

Helen
    $500 24
(Harry: Who is Billy Ray Cyrus?)
(Alex: This is Lisa Hartman.)

Clint Black

Harry
    $600 8
Mont Blanc

Helen
    $600 23
(Alex: Buck *)

(James) Buchanan

Harry
    $600 14
Isis

Marv
    $600 18
The Empire of the Sun

Marv
    $600 3
coin

Harry
    $800 25
Stephen Sondheim

Triple Stumper
    $800 10
Caucasus

Marv
    $800 30
James Madison

Marv
    $800 15
Ceres (or Demeter)

Helen
    $800 19
Capote

Harry
    $500 4
(Harry: No idea.)
(Alex: You use it every day. What is a [*?] A [*]. At least I hope you use it every day.)

a zipper

Harry
    $1000 26
James Galway

Harry
    $1000 11
Australia

Harry
    $1000 29
Teddy Roosevelt

Marv
    $1000 16
Shiva

Harry
    $1000 20
(Philip) Roth

Harry
    $1000 5
bicycle

Harry

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Marv Harry Helen
$7,700 $10,400 $3,100

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

NUMBER, PLEASE
Helen crossed out "Twelve"
HelenWhat is Sixteen?
$0
MarvWhat is 23
$7,699
HarryWhat is 12.
$5,001
14

Final scores:

Marv Harry Helen
$1 $5,399 $3,100
3rd place: a Franchi Menotti watch New champion: $5,399 2nd place: a Broyhill dining room

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Marv Harry Helen
$7,700 $11,400 $3,100
18 R,
1 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 2 DDs)
12 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $22,200

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