Responses for show #2782 - Tuesday, October 8, 1996

Contestants

Steven Wijnberg, an assistant executive director originally from Johannesburg, South Africa

Anita Israel, a museum technician originally from Newburgh, New York

Craig Schneider, a health policy analyst from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,601)

Jeopardy! Round responses

MONTH-LONG OBSERVANCES
PLANTS
THE 1996 TONY AWARDS
HISTORIC HOMES
NORSE MYTHOLOGY
DOUBLE TALK NAMES
    $100 11
(Anita: What is Quakers?)
(Alex: Quakers? [Looks to judges] [*], we'll give it to you.)

Quaker Oats

Anita
    $100 23
Dutch elm disease

Steven
    $100 1
The King and I

Craig
    $100 6
Webster

Anita
    $100 12
winter

Craig
    $100 18
Bebe

Craig
    $200 13
[The music from the Audio Daily Double is reprised going into the commercial break.]

the turkey

Steven
    $200 24
(Anita: What is rosemary?)
(Craig: What is sage?)
(Steven: What is thyme, Alex?)
(Alex: No! You had a 50-50 shot, you should have gone with [*]. We've got about a minute to go in the round. Select again, Steven.)

parsley

CraigAnitaSteven
Triple Stumper
    $200 2
the Funk

Craig
    $200 7
Vicksburg

Anita
    $200 16
Thor

Craig
    $200 19
L.L.

Craig
    $300 14
December

Triple Stumper
    $300 25
bees

Steven
    $300 3
Albee

Craig
    $300 8
(Steven: What is Richmond?)
(Anita: [No response])
(Craig: What is Jackson, Mississippi?)
...
(Alex: What is [*], first capital of the Confederacy, then Richmond.)

Montgomery, Alabama

CraigAnitaSteven
Triple Stumper
    $300 28
a boar

Craig
    $300 20
Dedee

Triple Stumper
    $400 15
ice cream

Anita
    $400 26
wax

Anita
    $500 4
(Alex: Took you no time at all. Have you seen the show?)
(Craig: No, but I've read a lot about it.)

Rent

Craig
    $400 9
(Alex: And it is a marvelous home to visit, [*].)

Biltmore

Triple Stumper
    $400 29
(Anita: What is a rat?)
(Craig: What is a shrew?)

a squirrel

CraigAnita
Triple Stumper
    $400 21
e.e.

Anita
    $500 17
February

Craig
    $500 27
kelp

Craig
    $500 5
Maria Callas

Anita
    $500 10
Coolidge

Craig
    $500 30
Loki

Anita
    $500 22
CeCe

Craig

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Craig Anita Steven
$1,400 $600 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Craig Anita Steven
$3,100 $1,700 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

CHARLES A. LINDBERGH
WORLD TRAVEL
(Alex: They go together.)
TELEVISION HISTORY
WORDS ABOUT WORDS
FRUITS
WOMEN AUTHORS
    $200 21
Lucky

Craig
    $200 1
Alberta

Craig
    $200 22
Comedy Central

Triple Stumper
    $200 8
double entendre

Craig
    $200 13
a lemon

Anita
    $200 3
Dublin

Craig
    $400 27
St. Louis

Steven
    $400 2
Australia

Anita
    $400 23
My Three Sons

Anita
    $400 9
(Samuel Langhorne) Clemens

Craig
    $400 14
(Alex: I betcha love 'em. What are [*]?)

olives

Triple Stumper
    $400 4
(Alice) Walker

Craig
    $600 28
the Congressional Medal of Honor

Craig
    $600 18
Indonesia

Craig
    $600 24
Huntley and Brinkley

Craig
    $600 10
a malapropism

Craig
    $600 15
rhubarb

Craig
    $600 5
(Isak) Dinesen

Craig
    $800 30
(Craig: What is "Me"?)

We

Craig
Triple Stumper
    $800 19
(Craig: What is Brussels?)

Antwerp

CraigSteven
    $800 25
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go.)

Nova

Anita
    $800 11
metaphor

Anita
    $1,700 16
(Craig: [Shakes head] I have no guess.)
(Alex: Anita, help him out.)
(Anita: What is [*]?)

a banana plant

Craig
    $800 6
(Jean) Auel

Anita
    $1000 29
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Triple Stumper
    $500 20
Kenya

Steven
    $1000 26
the Loud family

Triple Stumper
    $1000 12
(Craig: What's a cliché?)

a platitude

Craig
Triple Stumper
    $1000 17
a blood orange

Anita
    $1000 7
Margaret Atwood

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Craig Anita Steven
$4,000 $6,100 $1,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES
(Alex: [Before revealing the responses] Well, there are a number of famous Catholic universities in the United States, but if you were in doubt, you should have gone with your first instinct which was to pick probably the most famous of them all.)
...
(Alex: [To Anita] Another good selection, but when I said the obvious it's because I'm a football fan, and I was thinking of...)
(Anita: [*].)
(Alex: [*].
StevenWhat is the University of
$1,000
CraigWhat is Georgetown
$399
AnitaWhat is Loyola
$1,901
Notre Dame

Final scores:

Craig Anita Steven
$3,601 $4,199 $800
2nd place: bedroom suite from Bassett New champion: $4,199 3rd place: Magnavox television

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Craig Anita Steven
$5,600 $6,100 $2,300
25 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W
6 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $14,000

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