Responses for show #7439 - Thursday, January 5, 2017

Contestants

Kelsey Morgan, an actuary from Charlottesville, Virginia

Joe Bartolomeo, a professor and associate dean from Florence, Massachusetts

Amanda Berofsky, a quality assurance analyst from Waterford, Michigan (whose 2-day cash winnings total $15,998)

Jeopardy! Round responses

THE SHAPE OF THINGS
ALSO A BASKETBALL TERM
BEEN THERE, DONE THAT
A FILM CLASSIC
SHARK!
NATO
    $200 11
a horseshoe

Amanda
    $200 16
the court

Joe
    $200 6
the Space Needle

Amanda
    $200 1
Tootsie

Amanda
    $200 21
a hammerhead

Amanda
    $200 26
Norway

Amanda
    $400 12
a baguette

Amanda
    $400 17
press

Kelsey
    $400 7
a roller coaster

Kelsey
    $400 2
Fargo

Amanda
    $400 22
plankton

Joe
    $400 27
(Amanda: What is East Germany?)

West Germany

AmandaJoe
    $600 13
an ellipse

Amanda
    $600 18
dunk

Amanda
    $600 8
the Blarney Stone

Amanda
    $600 3
It's a Wonderful Life

Amanda
    $600 23
a tiger shark

Amanda
    $600 28
the Warsaw Pact

Joe
    $800 14
(Kelsey: What is crucifix?)

cruciform

JoeKelsey
    $800 19
a net

Joe
    $800 9
the Rhine

Joe
    $800 4
The African Queen

Joe
    $800 24
breaching

Triple Stumper
    $800 29
Eisenhower

Joe
    $1000 15
the helicon

Triple Stumper
    $1000 20
a rebound

Kelsey
    $1000 10
the Appalachian Trail

Kelsey
    $1000 5
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Amanda
    $1000 25
a Greenland shark

Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
Milosevic

Joe

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

Amanda Joe Kelsey
$4,200 $2,400 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Joe Kelsey
$5,400 $6,600 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

AMERICAN LITERATURE
AT THE BALLET
KNOWN BY THEIR MIDDLE NAMES
FILE UNDER "L"
CANADIAN LAKES
A VISIT WITH RITA MORENO
(Rita Moreno: I'm Rita Moreno with some clues about my career.) (Alex: And she's had a long and distinguished career.)
    $400 2
Moby-Dick

Kelsey
    $400 1
the devil

Joe
    $400 7
Mitt Romney

Amanda
    $400 13
lam

Amanda
    $400 18
(Amanda: What is Lake Ontario?)

Lake Erie

Amanda
Triple Stumper
    $400 19
West Side Story

Amanda
    $800 3
Hunter Thompson

Joe
    $800 12
melancholic

Triple Stumper
    $800 8
Corazon Aquino

Amanda
    $2,000 14
a loophole

Amanda
    $800 24
Lake Champlain

Joe
    $800 20
Carmen Sandiego

Joe
    $1200 4
Steel Magnolias

Kelsey
    $1200 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Terpsichore

Joe
    $1200 9
Antonio Banderas

Amanda
    $1200 15
latent

Kelsey
    $1,200 25
(Joe: What is Lake Louise?)
...
(Alex: Less than a minute to go.)

Lake Winnipeg

Joe
    $1200 21
(Alex: And just a reminder, One Day at a Time premieres tomorrow on Netflix.)

One Day at a Time

Amanda
    $1600 5
Robert Frost

Joe
    $1600 10
(Neville) Chamberlain

Joe
    $1600 16
let

Amanda
    $1600 26
Lake Louise

Joe
    $1600 22
The Electric Company

Triple Stumper
    $2000 6
Kansas

Amanda
    $2000 11
Beatrix Potter

Kelsey
    $2000 17
lyceum

Amanda
    $2000 27
Nova Scotia

Amanda
    $2000 23
(Alex: And our thanks to Rita Moreno. She's still got it.)

Neil Simon

Amanda

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Joe Kelsey
$21,000 $14,200 $6,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

MEN OF SCIENCE
KelseyWho are Tesla & Edison?
$6,800
JoeWho are Edison and Lumiere?
$200
AmandaWho are Tesla and ?
$7,401
Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison

Final scores:

Amanda Joe Kelsey
$13,599 $14,000 $13,600
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $14,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Amanda Joe Kelsey
$19,800 $15,400 $6,800
25 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $42,000

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