Responses for show #6986 - Monday, January 19, 2015

Contestants

Tim Lane, a financial services executive from Montvale, New Jersey

Leah Turpin, a senior manager of call center operations from Villa Park, Illinois

Nicholas Bérubé, an architect originally from State College, Pennsylvania (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,800)

Jeopardy! Round responses

LABOR
& THE EMMY GOES TO...
THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
LITTLE WEASELS
ATTA BOY, TOM!
VO"CH"ABULARY
(Alex: The "C-H" will not have a "C-H" sound in each correct response, but a "C" or "K" sound.)
    $200 7
the minimum wage

Nicholas
    $200 6
Sex and the City

Nicholas
    $200 12
the Maine

Tim
    $200 16
a ferret

Leah
    $200 21
Tom Cruise

Nicholas
    $200 1
a chorus

Leah
    $400 8
seasonal workers

Nicholas
    $400 26
Homeland

Nicholas
    $400 13
Theodore Roosevelt

Tim
    $400 17
the glutton

Triple Stumper
    $400 22
The Right Stuff

Nicholas
    $400 2
a monarchy

Leah
    $600 9
(Leah: What are transit workers?)

the police

LeahTim
    $600 27
Kelsey Grammer

Nicholas
    $600 14
Stephen Crane

Tim
    $600 18
(Tim: What is the meerkat?)

Africa

Tim
Triple Stumper
    $600 23
Tom Ridge

Nicholas
    $600 3
the Patriarchs

Triple Stumper
    $800 10
the Jockeys' Guild

Tim
    $800 28
Edie Falco

Tim
    $800 15
Puerto Rico

Nicholas
    $800 19
ermine

Leah
    $800 24
Gucci

Leah
    $800 4
psychedelic

Nicholas
    $1000 11
air traffic controllers

Nicholas
    $1000 29
Jeremy Piven

Nicholas
    $1000 30
Charles Gridley

Triple Stumper
    $1,000 20
a honey badger

Leah
    $1000 25
Udall

Nicholas
    $1000 5
a scholar

Tim

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

Nicholas Leah Tim
$3,400 $0 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nicholas Leah Tim
$7,600 $2,800 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

FRENCH CITIES & TOWNS
THE TRANSPORTER
SAME FIRST & LAST LETTER
TOP 30 TO 40 HITS
(Alex: ...on the Billboard pop chart.)
POWERFUL BOOKS
ANAGRAMMED CURRENT WORLD LEADERS
    $400 2
Versailles

Nicholas
    $400 20
a Hummer

Nicholas
    $400 1
kayak

Nicholas
    $400 8
Shaquille O'Neal

Tim
    $400 26
The Origin of Species

Nicholas
    $400 13
Vladimir Putin

Tim
    $800 3
Le Mans

Leah
    $800 21
a tram

Nicholas
    $800 7
hath

Tim
    $800 9
LL Cool J

Nicholas
    $800 27
The Art of War

Tim
    $800 15
David Cameron

Nicholas
    $1200 4
Vichy

Tim
    $1200 22
(Alex: [*] on the Moon.)

the Eagle

Tim
    $1200 10
tacit

Nicholas
    $1200 14
Jennifer Lopez

Nicholas
    $1200 28
Chicago

Leah
    $1200 16
Angela Merkel

Tim
    $1600 5
Bordeaux

Nicholas
    $1600 23
the Staten Island Ferry

Nicholas
    $1600 11
gelding

Leah
    $1600 18
ELO

Tim
    $600 29
The Prince

Leah
    $1600 17
Stephen Harper

Nicholas
    $2000 6
(Alex: Dishes a la lyonnaise, for the city of [*].)

Lyon

Triple Stumper
    $2000 24
a woody

Leah
    $1,200 12
apnea

Leah
    $2000 19
John Mayer

Nicholas
    $2000 30
the Book of Mormon

Leah
    $2000 25
Rául Castro

Leah

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nicholas Leah Tim
$20,800 $14,200 $11,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

BRITISH BUSINESS NAMES
(Alex: [To Nicholas] No, no, no. You have to think of the auction houses of [*].)
TimWhat are Harrods & Selfridges
$11,300
LeahWhat are Lloyds ofLondon & Sothebys
$4,200
NicholasWhat Barnes + Noble Border
$8,000
Christie's & Sotheby's

Final scores:

Nicholas Leah Tim
$12,800 $10,000 $100
2-day champion: $19,600 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Nicholas Leah Tim
$20,800 $16,000 $11,400
26 R,
0 W
14 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $48,200

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