Responses for show #6442 - Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Contestants

David Schuman, a communications and economics student originally from Ardsley, New York

Sophie Hill, a Navy analyst from Coronado, California

Erin Zwiener, a conservation journalist and pet-sitter from Abiquiu, New Mexico (whose 3-day cash winnings total $53,399)

Jeopardy! Round responses

COMPOSERS' COUNTRY OF BIRTH
(Alex: We're talking about present-day countries now.)
WELCOME TO MY "FLAT"
TAX-ONOMY
SUCH A LITERARY CHARACTER!
IT'S ALL GREEK LETTERS TO ME
BILLBOARD'S TOP MONEY MAKERS OF 2011
    $200 9
(Erin!: What is the Czech Republic?)

Poland

Erin!David
    $200 10
flattery

Erin!
    $200 4
Huckleberry Finn

Erin!
    $200 1
zeta

Erin!
    $200 14
(Taylor) Swift

Erin!
    $400 13
England

Triple Stumper
    $400 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

flat-footed

David
    $400 28
an estate tax

Sophie
    $400 5
Winnie the Pooh

David
    $400 2
lambda

Erin!
    $400 24
(Alex: Now's the time for her.)

Adele

David
    $600 15
Austria

Erin!
    $600 20
a flat-screen

Sophie
    $600 27
a payroll tax

Sophie
    $600 6
Norman Bates

David
    $600 3
gamma

Sophie
    $600 23
Bon Jovi

David
    $800 16
(David: What is Germany?)
(Erin!: What is Spain?)

France

Erin!David
Triple Stumper
    $800 19
(Alex: Yeah, you see a lot of those with the Navy SEALs, I bet.)

a flattop

Sophie
    $1,300 25
(David: What is estate tax?)
...
(Alex: Less than a minute to go now, David.)

capital gains

David
    $800 7
Captain Hook

David
    $800 11
(Erin!: What is chi?)
[Alex clarified the pronunciation could be "zye" or "sye".]

xi

Erin!
Triple Stumper
    $800 22
(Sophie: Who is Rihanna?)
(Erin!: Who is Adele?)

Sade

Erin!Sophie
Triple Stumper
    $1000 17
(Sophie: What is Mexico?)
(Erin!: What is Spain?)

Brazil

Erin!Sophie
Triple Stumper
    $1000 18
Flat Earth organization

David
    $1000 26
poll taxes

Sophie
    $1000 8
John le Carré

Sophie
    $1000 12
sigma

Sophie
    $1000 21
Jason Aldean

Triple Stumper

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

Erin! Sophie David
$800 $2,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Erin! Sophie David
-$1,800 $4,200 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PHOENIX
DAYTIME SOAPS FOR SHORT
THE ADMIRALS CLUB
"M"ISCELLANY
TO YOUR HEALTH
THESE PUNS ARE OFFAL
(Alex: Stinky-poo stuff.)
    $400 25
(Alex: You are right, with less than a minute now.)

the Sun

Sophie
    $400 23
All My Children

David
    $400 6
(What is Mexico City?)

Montreal, Canada

David
Triple Stumper
    $400 28
a kidney stone

David
    $400 1
Stalin

David
    $800 24
America West

Triple Stumper
    $800 19
The Young and the Restless

Erin!
    $800 29
(David: Who is Horatio Hornblower?)
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Nelson

SophieDavid
    $800 7
method acting

David
    $800 27
niacin

Triple Stumper
    $800 2
geometry

David
    $1200 14
Camelback Mountain

Sophie
    $1200 22
(The) Guiding Light

Triple Stumper
    $3,000 26
(Sophie: [No response])

Admiral Dewey

Sophie
    $1200 8
moguls

David
    $1200 18
rhinoplasty

Sophie
    $1200 3
(Sophie: What is the bloodmobile?)
(Erin!: What is a veil?)
(Alex: No.)
(Erin!: Oh! [gestures with hand])

vein

Erin!SophieDavid
    $2,500 13
Sandra Day O'Connor

Sophie
    $1600 21
As the World Turns

Erin!
    $1600 15
Nimitz

Erin!
    $1600 9
(Sophie: What are the Magi?)
(Alex: No.)
(Sophie: W-what is--)
(Erin!: What is Magi?)
(David: What is Mage?)
(Alex: No. [*], singular, not Magi, plural.)

Magus

Erin!SophieDavid
Triple Stumper
    $1600 17
anterior

David
    $1600 4
Marx

Sophie
    $2000 12
(Joe) Arpaio

Sophie
    $2000 20
Days of Our Lives

Erin!
    $2000 11
Hyman Rickover

Triple Stumper
    $2000 10
Maria Theresa

Erin!
    $2000 16
(David: What is coagulation?)

a thrombosis

David
Triple Stumper
    $2000 5
a hole in one

David

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Erin! Sophie David
$3,400 $8,100 $6,300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

THE BIBLE
Erin!What is Gommorah
$2,000
DavidWhat is a tomb?
$2,000
SophieWhat is a cemetary
$4,000
potter's field

Final scores:

Erin! Sophie David
$1,400 $4,100 $4,300
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $4,300

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Erin! Sophie David
$3,400 $10,200 $7,600
11 R,
7 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $21,200

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