Responses for show #272 - Tuesday, September 24, 1985

Contestants

April Zwick, an attorney originally from St. Petersburg, Florida

Rob Lai, an insurance investigator from Los Angeles, California

Joe Alley, a student originally from Huntsville, Alabama (whose 2-day cash winnings total $9,199)

Jeopardy! Round responses

"FOR" WORDS
RELIGION
MAGAZINES
NUMBER PLEASE
THE HUMAN BODY
FAMOUS DUCKS
    $100 14
forget-me-not

April
    $100 26
Allah

April
    $100 6
Larry Flynt

Joe
    $100 1
13

April
    $100 11
scalp

Rob
    $100 19
(April: What is say the magic word?)

say the secret word

RobApril
    $200 15
fortitude

Joe
    $200 27
the pope

Rob
    $200 7
staples

Joe
    $200 2
2

April
    $200 25
lower back

April
    $200 21
cold duck

Joe
    $300 16
miner forty-niner

April
    $300 28
[end-of-round signal sounds]

Gabriel

Triple Stumper
    $300 8
Apple

Joe
    $300 3
90 (100-10)

Joe
    $300 12
32

Rob
    $2,100 22
(Joe: Who is Soupy Sales?)

Mitch Miller

Joe
    $400 17
"Forsooth!"

Joe
    $400 9
Time

Rob
    $400 4
(April: What is 2?)

3

JoeApril
    $400 13
forearm

April
    $400 23
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go in this round.)

Oregon

Triple Stumper
    $500 18
fortissimo

April
    $500 10
nuclear power (atomic energy)

Joe
    $500 5
(April: What is 22?)

23 (1+9+8+5)

RobApril
    $500 20
(Joe: What is the leg?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Joe: What is the back of the leg?)
(April: What is the thigh?)

the knee

JoeRobApril
    $500 24
(Rob: Who was Groucho Marx?)

Joe Penner

Rob
Triple Stumper

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

Joe Rob April
$1,800 $1,300 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Rob April
$0 $1,600 $400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

"BACK" WORDS
ELECTIONS
WORLD WAR II
WOMEN AUTHORS
FOLK MUSIC
TRAVEL U.S.A.
    $200 3
backstage

Rob
    $200 21
Hubert Humphrey

April
    $200 23
Fiat

Rob
    $200 1
The Good Earth

Joe
    $200 7
Kenny Rogers

Rob
    $200 16
Georgia

April
    $400 12
swayback

Rob
    $400 22
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go in this round.)

Theodore Roosevelt

Joe
    $400 24
Yalta

Rob
    $400 2
Texas

April
    $400 8
Joan Baez

Joe
    $400 17
Maine

April
    $600 13
backstop

Joe
    $600 25
[end-of-round signal sounds]

Billy Mitchell

April
    $600 4
the Bronte sisters (Charlotte, Emily & Anne)

Rob
    $600 9
The Kingston Trio

Triple Stumper
    $600 18
Nebraska

Joe
    $800 14
backstab (backbite)

Rob
    $800 5
Africa

Triple Stumper
    $800 10
The Weavers

Joe
    $3,000 19
Arizona, New Mexico, Utah & Colorado

Joe
    $1000 15
zwieback

Triple Stumper
    $1000 6
Quakers (Society of Friends)

Joe
    $1000 11
Ian & Sylvia

Rob
    $1000 20
Needles

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Rob April
$7,000 $5,400 $2,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORIC NAMES
AprilWho was Lafayette?
$2,200
RobWho was Lafayette?
$999
JoeWho is L
$3,900
Marquis de Lafayette

Final scores:

Joe Rob April
$3,100 $6,399 $4,400
3rd place: Maytag washer & dryer New champion: $6,399 2nd place: Windjammer Bahamas Barefoot cruise

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Joe Rob April
$6,900 $5,400 $2,200
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W
13 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,500

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