Responses for show #1563 - Wednesday, May 22, 1991

Contestants

Barbara Komansky, a teacher-in-training from New York City, New York

Ken DeBusk, a computer instructor from Coldwater, Michigan

Mickey Tennenbaum, a teacher originally from The Hague, Holland (whose 2-day cash winnings total $27,600)

Jeopardy! Round responses

GEOGRAPH"E"
TV NOSTALGIA
MOTHERHOOD
TECHNOLOGY
ANIMALS
EPONYMS
    $100 5
Edinburgh

Barbara
    $100 1
Bewitched

Mickey
    $100 3
(Alex: Or maternal instinct.)

mothering instinct

Barbara
    $100 16
forks

Barbara
    $100 10
beavers

Barbara
    $100 22
Bolivia

Ken
    $200 6
Edam

Mickey
    $200 2
The Brady Bunch

Barbara
    $200 4
carnation

Ken
    $200 26
nylon

Ken
    $200 12
weasels

Ken
    $200 23
Pompadour

Barbara
    $300 19
Egypt

Ken
    $300 7
The Today Show

Mickey
    $300 11
(Barbara: Who is Pocahontas?)

Sacajawea

MickeyBarbara
    $300 27
fluorescent lighting

Barbara
    $300 13
hissing

Triple Stumper
    $1,000 24
(the 7th Earl of) Cardigan

Barbara
    $400 20
Elba

Ken
    $400 8
My Mother the Car

Mickey
    $400 17
Mother Courage

Mickey
    $400 29
milling

Mickey
    $400 14
marsupials

Ken
    $400 25
(Barbara: What is mignon?)
(Alex: Mignon is French for "small".)

Chateaubriand

KenBarbara
    $500 21
Ecuador

Barbara
    $500 9
Thorny

Mickey
    $500 18
(Ken: What is old & gray?)
...
(Alex: Ken, I think you gave us too much information, but we'll check to see.)

old

KenBarbara
    $500 30
motion picture projector

Mickey
    $500 15
(Ken: What is a gander?)
(Alex: A gander is a male goose.)

drake

Ken
Triple Stumper
    $500 28
Dewar flask

Ken

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

Mickey Ken Barbara
$1,800 $300 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mickey Ken Barbara
$3,100 $1,700 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

1959
POETS
BIBLICAL PEOPLE
PENNSYLVANIA
PLAYS
MONTHS
    $200 9
Nixon

Mickey
    $200 22
Joyce Kilmer

Barbara
    $200 1
Noah

Ken
    $200 18
tobacco

Mickey
    $200 15
Africa

Mickey
    $200 3
May

Barbara
    $400 10
(Richard J.) Daley

Mickey
    $400 23
(Barbara: What is Order of the British Empire?)
(Alex: She was made a Dame of the British Empire, but that's not the title.)

Dame of the British Empire

MickeyBarbara
    $400 2
woman

Barbara
    $400 27
Pittsburgh

Ken
    $400 16
boxing

Barbara
    $1,500 4
(Alex: "March comes in like a lion & goes out like a lamb.")

lion & lamb

Barbara
    $600 11
Judaism

Barbara
    $600 24
Edgar Lee Masters

Mickey
    $600 6
(Mickey: Who was Joseph?)

Isaac

MickeyKen
    $600 28
Lake Erie

Barbara
    $600 19
Fanny Brice

Barbara
    $600 5
Janus

Ken
    $800 13
Pope John XXIII

Ken
    $800 25
(Barbara: Who was Shelley?)

Keats

MickeyBarbara
    $800 7
Elizabeth

Ken
    $800 29
woods (sylvania)

Barbara
    $2,500 20
The Night of the Iguana

Barbara
    $800 12
(Barbara: What was May?)
(Mickey: What was October?)
(Alex: There's a difference between the Eastern calendar & ours.)

November

MickeyKenBarbara
    $1000 14
(Harold) Macmillan

Mickey
    $1000 26
Sylvia Plath

Mickey
    $1000 8
Pontius Pilate

Ken
    $1000 30
(Alex: And Ken, that puts you back in the lead!)

the keystone

Ken
    $1000 21
Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Mickey
    $1000 17
August

Ken

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mickey Ken Barbara
$7,500 $8,900 $8,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

QUOTES
(Alex: Ken, your wait to be a contestant for 25 years has finally paid off!)
MickeyWho is ?
$7,000
BarbaraWho is David Stockman
$6,800
KenWho is Milton freidman?
$8,900
Milton Friedman

Final scores:

Mickey Ken Barbara
$500 $17,800 $1,400
3rd place: "Killer Whale" statue by Boehm Porcelain New champion: $17,800 2nd place: Trip to Calgary, Canada

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Mickey Ken Barbara
$7,500 $8,900 $4,700
19 R,
2 W
19 R,
2 W
20 R
(including 3 DDs),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $21,100

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