Responses for show #1625 - Friday, September 27, 1991

Contestants

Gary Westfahl, a college instructor from Claremont, California

Ellen Ripstein, a statistician from New York City, New York

Rand Owen, a librarian originally from Nashville, Tennessee (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,500)

Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORIC NAMES
THE BIBLE
COSMETICS
BIRTHPLACES
WATER
"LAND"
    $100 3
Hirohito

Rand
    $100 11
Goliath

Rand
    $100 19
CoverGirl

Rand
    $100 1
Brussels

Rand
    $100 12
(Gary: What's Detroit?)

Chicago

EllenGary
    $100 13
landlubber

Gary
    $200 7
Golda Meir

Ellen
    $200 14
Aaron

Rand
    $200 20
Nails

Gary
    $200 2
Julia Roberts

Gary
    $200 15
aqueduct

Rand
    $200 26
Wonderland

Gary
    $300 8
Eisenhower

Gary
    $1,000 21
(Gary: Uh, what is an hourglass?)

sundial

Gary
    $300 23
(Rand: What is mascara?)
(Gary: What is eyeliner?)

lipstick

RandEllenGary
    $300 4
San Antonio

Ellen
    $300 16
EPA

Rand
    $300 28
no man's land

Ellen
    $400 9
(Rand: Who is Kaiser Wilhelm II?)

Otto von Bismarck

Rand
Triple Stumper
    $400 22
Ham

Ellen
    $400 24
E

Ellen
    $400 5
Kiev

Ellen
    $400 17
artesian

Ellen
    $400 29
(Gary: Who is Land?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)

Edwin Land

Gary
    $500 10
Perry

Gary
    $500 27
Nimrod

Gary
    $500 25
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go.)

sun protection factor

Triple Stumper
    $500 6
Ingmar Bergman

Rand
    $500 18
chlorine

Rand
    $500 30
(Alex: Stevie Wonder, you are correct.)

Steveland

Rand

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Rand Ellen Gary
$600 $1,000 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rand Ellen Gary
$1,900 $2,800 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THE 50 STATES
LITERATURE
QUOTES
CATTLE
PSYCHOLOGY
IRELAND
    $200 7
New Jersey

Rand
    $200 4
Little Women

Gary
    $200 22
France

Rand
    $200 25
veal

Rand
    $200 29
inferiority

Rand
    $200 2
[Rand calls for the clue using a brogue.]

Dublin

Gary
    $400 8
Louisiana

Ellen
    $400 1
(E.M.) Forster

Rand
    $400 14
smoking

Gary
    $400 26
(Rand: What is 3?)
(Gary: What is 2?)

4

RandGary
Triple Stumper
    $400 18
delusion

Gary
    $400 12
Blarney

Rand
    $1,500 9
(Ellen: [long pause] What is...West Virginia?)

Hawaii

Ellen
    $600 3
Drums Along the Mohawk

Rand
    $600 15
the cold war

Ellen
    $600 27
heifers

Triple Stumper
    $600 19
manic depression

Ellen
    $600 13
(Gary: Uh, what is the "Guinness Book of World's Records?")

Guinness Book of World Records

Gary
    $800 10
Michigan

Ellen
    $800 5
The Magic Mountain

Ellen
    $800 16
your knees

Gary
    $800 28
polled

Triple Stumper
    $800 20
introverts & extroverts

Gary
    $800 24
Free State

Rand
    $1000 11
(Ellen: What is Pennsylvania?)

Kentucky

RandEllen
    $1,200 6
(Willa) Cather

Ellen
    $1000 17
(Rand: Who is Admiral Halsey?)

Chester Nimitz

Rand
Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
Brahma

Rand
    $1000 21
Gestalt

Gary
    $1000 23
Waterford

Rand

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rand Ellen Gary
$6,500 $4,700 $5,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

SOUTHEAST ASIA
EllenWhat is the Philippines?
$2,301
GaryWhat is S. Korea?
$4,401
RandWhat is the Philippines?
$6,500
the Philippines

Final scores:

Rand Ellen Gary
$13,000 $7,001 $599
2-day champion: $27,500 2nd place: trip to Palm Springs with stay at La Quinta Hotel Golf & Tennis Resort & Eastpak bags 3rd place: Vivitar 320z camera & NES with Super Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune + InfoGenius for Game Boy

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Rand Ellen Gary
$6,500 $6,000 $6,000
21 R,
4 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $18,500

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