Responses for show #1220 - Friday, December 15, 1989

A clip of this game was seen in the 2019-04-10 episode of The Goldbergs.

Contestants

Tom McAtee, a paper handler from St. Louis, Missouri

Elizabeth Rhein, a marketing executive originally from Detroit, Michigan

Avrom Simon, a physician from Chicago, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,100)

Jeopardy! Round responses

BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
ASIA
SONGS OF THE '60s
TOYS & GAMES
SCIENCE
HOMOPHONIC PAIRS
(Alex: All of the correct responses will be possessives.)
    $100 22
(Alex: And we have a minute to go.)

American Express

Avrom
    $100 18
(Avrom: What is Ukraine?)

Siberia

AvromTom
    $100 11
"Groovin'"

Elizabeth
    $100 15
Barbie

Elizabeth
    $100 1
(Alex: And this is a 2 on a scale of 1-to-10 in terms of clues on "Jeopardy!")

2

Triple Stumper
    $100 3
Cook's cooks

Avrom
    $200 23
oats

Avrom
    $200 19
Gobi

Elizabeth
    $200 12
Judy

Elizabeth
    $200 17
stud poker

Tom
    $200 2
(Tom: What is the Ice Age?)

the creation of Earth

Tom
Triple Stumper
    $200 4
Paine's pains

Elizabeth
    $300 24
fortune cookies

Tom
    $300 20
Shanghai

Elizabeth
    $300 13
"The Name Game"

Elizabeth
    $300 26
pillow fight

Triple Stumper
    $300 8
acid

Avrom
    $300 5
Cole's coals

Avrom
    $400 21
(Tom: What is Haiphong?)

Tonkin

Tom
Triple Stumper
    $400 14
"Monster Mash"

Avrom
    $400 27
[end-of-round signal sounds]

[A clip of this clue was seen in the 2019-04-10 episode of The Goldbergs.

frisbee

Avrom
    $400 9
(Avrom: What is 2?)
(Tom: What is 20?)
(Elizabeth: What is 100?)

12

AvromElizabethTom
Triple Stumper
    $400 6
Graf's graphs

Avrom
    $500 25
Golan Heights

Tom
    $500 16
(Alex: And you phrased it in the form of a question, so I don't have to remind you this time!)

"Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour (On the Bedpost Overnight?)"

Elizabeth
    $500 10
celluloid

Elizabeth
    $500 7
Orr's oars

Avrom

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

Avrom Elizabeth Tom
$1,600 $1,000 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Avrom Elizabeth Tom
$2,200 $2,000 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

STARTS WITH "TR"
BRITISH NOVELS
PRESIDENTS
OPERA
GEMS
THE VIKINGS
    $200 3
trawling

Elizabeth
    $200 4
(Avrom: Who is Sherylock Holmes?)
(Alex: We can't accept it.)

Sherlock Holmes

AvromElizabeth
    $200 1
George Washington

Tom
    $200 23
"Hansel and Gretel"

Avrom
    $200 16
pearl

Avrom
    $200 21
starboard

Tom
    $400 9
Trafalgar Square

Avrom
    $400 5
Robinson Crusoe

Avrom
    $400 2
Millard Fillmore

Avrom
    $400 24
(Alex: Minute to go in the round.)

"Aida"

Elizabeth
    $400 17
green

Avrom
    $400 22
Reykjavik

Avrom
    $600 10
trachea

Avrom
    $600 6
William (Makepeace) Thackeray

Elizabeth
    $600 13
49

Tom
    $600 25
Rudolf Bing

Avrom
    $600 18
(Avrom: What is India?)
(Tom: What is England?)

France

AvromTom
Triple Stumper
    $600 27
(Avrom: What is burlap?)

wool

Avrom
Triple Stumper
    $800 11
troubadours

Triple Stumper
    $800 7
Nicholas Nickleby

Avrom
    $800 14
Calvin Coolidge

Triple Stumper
    $800 26
Victor Herbert

Triple Stumper
    $800 19
lapis lazuli

Elizabeth
    $800 28
[end-of-round sounds]

by jury

Tom
    $1,200 12
Transcendental Meditation

Avrom
    $800 8
Jane Austen

Avrom
    $1000 15
(Avrom: Who was John Quincy Adams?)

Martin Van Buren

AvromElizabeth
    $1000 20
(Elizabeth: What is India?)

Africa

ElizabethTom

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Avrom Elizabeth Tom
$6,200 $4,200 $2,300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

U.S. GEOGRAPHY
TomWhat is R.I.
$2,200
ElizabethWhat is West Virginia
$2,001
AvromWhat is
$2,201
Hawaii (6,423 sq. mi.)

Final scores:

Avrom Elizabeth Tom
$3,999 $2,199 $100
2-day champion: $18,099 2nd place: Trip to Ingleside Inn, Palm Springs, & Pinseeker golf clubs 3rd place: Gaggia ice cream machine

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Avrom Elizabeth Tom
$6,200 $4,200 $2,300
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
6 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
9 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $12,700

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