Responses for show #7510 - Friday, April 14, 2017

Contestants

Jim Hope, a writer and producer from Tustin, California

Elspeth Green, a graduate student from Princeton, New Jersey

Deborah Beams, a certified public accountant from Dallas, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $22,000)

Jeopardy! Round responses

FENCING
IN THE NEWS
2-LETTER WORDS
SHALLOW THOUGHTS
MOUNTAINS
ROYAL OPERA HOUSE TITLES
(Alex: Options from the drop-down menu on London's Royal Opera House website.)
    $200 3
foil

Elspeth
    $200 1
Wells Fargo

Jim
    $200 6
me

Elspeth
    $200 11
river

Jim
    $200 19
Mont Blanc

Elspeth
    $200 28
baron

Deborah
    $400 4
a gauntlet

Jim
    $400 2
America first

Triple Stumper
    $400 7
Oz

Elspeth
    $400 14
tides

Jim
    $400 20
Mount Fuji

Elspeth
    $400 27
ambassador

Deborah
    $600 5
parry

Jim
    $600 16
Prince William

Elspeth
    $600 8
do

Deborah
    $600 13
Donkey Kong

Elspeth
    $600 21
Sinai

Jim
    $600 24
a sultan

Elspeth
    $800 29
en garde

Elspeth
    $800 17
(Deborah: What is Rhode Island?)
...
(Alex: Yes, he used to pitch for the Boston Red Sox.)

Massachusetts

DeborahJim
    $800 9
(Deborah: What is a do?)

a gi

DeborahJim
    $800 12
Walden

Jim
    $1,000 22
Vesuvius

Jim
    $800 25
chancellor

Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
(Jim: What is a hit?)

a touch

ElspethJim
    $1000 18
Mosul

Jim
    $1000 10
Io

Elspeth
    $1000 15
mindfulness

Deborah
    $1000 23
Table Mountain

Elspeth
    $1000 26
a marquess

Jim

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

Deborah Elspeth Jim
$800 $2,400 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Deborah Elspeth Jim
$600 $7,000 $6,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

FENCING
HISTORY AT SEA
WHAT '80s MOVIE IS THAT SONG FROM?
STARTS WITH "R"
LITERARY CHICAGO
HIDDEN GENIUS
(Alex: You have to identify the genius whose name is contained within the letters of each clue.)
    $400 9
the giants

Triple Stumper
    $400 13
(Deborah: What is a cutter?)

a clipper

Deborah
Triple Stumper
    $400 18
(Alex: Yeah, don't put Baby in the corner.)

Dirty Dancing

Jim
    $400 1
(Elspeth: What is rummage?)

ransack

DeborahElspeth
    $400 6
(Richard) Daley

Deborah
    $400 8
Pasteur

Triple Stumper
    $800 10
400 feet

Triple Stumper
    $1,800 14
compasses

Deborah
    $800 19
Flashdance

Jim
    $800 2
rotgut

Jim
    $800 7
(Carl) Sandburg

Jim
    $800 23
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

Mendel

Jim
    $1200 11
(Jim: Paint a fence. Paint the white fence? Paint the picket fence?)
...
(Alex: Jim, you forgot to phrase it in the form of a question.)

whitewash the fence

DeborahJim
    $1200 15
(Jim: What are the Antilles?)

the Azores

Jim
Triple Stumper
    $1200 20
Officer and a Gentleman

Jim
    $1200 3
reckless

Deborah
    $1200 26
(Sister) Carrie

Deborah
    $1200 24
(Alan) Turing

Jim
    $1600 12
(Deborah: What is a hedge?)
(Jim: What is a hedgecock?)

a hedgerow

DeborahJim
Triple Stumper
    $1600 16
Cunard

Elspeth
    $1600 21
Top Gun

Jim
    $1600 4
raiments

Elspeth
    $2,000 27
(Deborah: [No response])
...
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Scott Turow

Deborah
    $1600 25
Pascal

Deborah
    $2000 17
the bulkheads

Triple Stumper
    $2000 22
(Alex: Yeah. I was hoping somebody would get that. Go again.)
[Applause for Jim's running the category]
(Jim: I'm old.)

Caddyshack

Jim
    $2000 5
retread

Elspeth

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Deborah Elspeth Jim
$4,400 $11,800 $12,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD
(Alex: There's a trap here, and you had to be very, very careful.)
...
(Alex: [To Deborah] Because you think of the land of milk and honey.)
...
(Alex: [To Elspeth] What were you going for?)
(Elspeth: UAE.)
...
(Alex: [To Jim] The correct response, by the way, is the land of cheese, milk chocolate, and banking.)
DeborahWhat is Israel?
$3,100
ElspethWhat is UAL?
$11,201
JimWhat is Israel?
$11,201
Switzerland

Final scores:

Deborah Elspeth Jim
$1,300 $599 $1,199
2-day champion: $23,300 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Deborah Elspeth Jim
$5,400 $11,800 $12,200
11 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $29,400

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