Responses for show #2753 - Wednesday, July 17, 1996

1996 Olympic Games Tournament semifinal game 3.

Contestants

Hasib Yildirim, a banker from Istanbul, Turkey

Ulf Jensen, a university teacher from Uppsala, Sweden

Ryan Holznagel, a writer from Portland, Oregon

Jeopardy! Round responses

PRIME MINISTERS
EUROPEAN ACTRESSES
MYTHOLOGY
POTENT POTABLES
BODIES OF WATER
STARTS WITH "J"
    $100 1
Jacques Chirac

Ryan
    $100 13
Odysseus

Ulf
    $100 18
The Ganges

Ryan
    $100 19
(Ulf: Who is Julia?)
[Originally ruled incorrect; reversed before Double Jeopardy!]
...
(Alex: During the commercial break we verified something that Ulf knew all along, and that in Sweden, Romeo and Juliet is known as Romeo and Julia, and so we will credit him with a correct response.)

Juliet

RyanUlf
    $200 2
Vietnam

Ulf
    $200 23
Pan

Ulf
    $200 12
Spain

Hasib
    $200 17
Lake Victoria

Ulf
    $200 20
Jade

Ryan
    $300 5
Malaysia

Ulf
    $300 7
Brigitte Bardot

Ulf
    $300 24
(Ulf: Who was Plato?)
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Hades

UlfHasib
    $300 9
California

Ulf
    $300 16
Bering Strait

Ulf
    $300 21
Jazz

Ryan
    $400 4
(Hasib: Who is Yitzhak Rabin?)

Menachem Begin

RyanHasib
    $400 6
Victoria Abril

Triple Stumper
    $400 10
Mexico

Ulf
    $400 14
the Tiber

Ulf
    $400 22
Jura Mountains

Ulf
    $500 3
(Ryan: Who is Mulroney?)
(Alex: Wrong party.)

Jean Chretien

Ryan
Triple Stumper
    $800 8
(Ulf: Who is Susan Bellefleur?)

Irene Jacob

Ulf
    $500 11
coffee beans

Ryan
    $500 15
Manila Bay

Ulf

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Ryan Ulf Hasib
$0 $300 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Ulf Hasib
$1,200 $2,600 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PATRON SAINTS
WORLD HISTORY
LITERATURE
SCIENCE
OPERA
ODDS & ENDS
    $200 29
Joan of Arc

Ryan
    $200 1
Titanic

Ryan
    $200 14
"Dracula"

Ulf
    $200 6
Nucleus

Ryan
    $200 30
W.A. Mozart

Ulf
    $200 5
February

Hasib
    $400 25
St. Nicholas

Ryan
    $400 7
William the Conqueror

Ryan
    $400 28
London

Ulf
    $400 22
Marie Curie

Ulf
    $400 20
Lucrezia Borgia

Ryan
    $400 27
Marx & Engels

Ulf
    $600 10
St. Valentine

Ryan
    $600 2
Hammurabi

Ryan
    $600 13
Jonathan Swift

Hasib
    $600 21
Chromosomes

Hasib
    $600 17
Richard Wagner

Ulf
    $600 8
Lira

Ryan
    $800 11
St. Bernard

Ulf
    $800 3
Athens

Ulf
    $800 15
Robert Browning

Ryan
    $800 23
Carbon

Ulf
    $800 18
La Scala

Ulf
    $800 9
Madagascar

Ulf
    $2,000 12
St. Luke

Ulf
    $1000 4
Persian Empire

Ryan
    $1000 16
Goethe

Ulf
    $2,000 24
Max Planck

Ulf
    $1000 19
Giacomo Puccini

Ulf
    $1000 26
Chillon

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Ulf Hasib
$6,600 $14,800 $1,500
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

POP SINGERS
(filming the story of "Evita")
HasibWho is (no response)
$1,000
RyanWho is Madonna?
$6,600
UlfWho is Madonna?
$1,000
Madonna

Final scores:

Ryan Ulf Hasib
$13,200 $15,800 $500
2nd place: $5,000 Finalist 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Ryan Ulf Hasib
$6,600 $13,600 $1,500
18 R,
1 W
28 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $21,700

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