Responses for show #1356 - Monday, June 25, 1990

Contestants

Rick Cate, an assistant district attorney from San Antonio, Texas

Gaye Kapkin, an architect from Toronto, Ontario

Bill Heins, a graduate student originally from Whiting, Iowa (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,300)

Jeopardy! Round responses

AUTO-BIOGRAPHIES
COLORFUL PHRASES
1940s TELEVISION
THE HUMAN BODY
AMERICAN HISTORY
OFFICIAL STATE THINGS
    $100 11
(Gaye: Um, who is his wife , Cora King?)

Coretta Scott King

BillGaye
    $100 17
Purple Heart

Rick
    $100 25
[End of round signals.]

Bob Smith

Triple Stumper
    $100 2
(Bill: What is regressive?)

recessive

BillGaye
    $100 6
gambling

Rick
    $100 1
orange

Gaye
    $200 18
Ethel Merman

Gaye
    $200 20
(Rick: What are beans?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
...
(Alex: Remember, the category is Colorful Phrases.)

green beans

Rick
    $200 3
neck

Gaye
    $200 7
(Rick: Who is Benedict Arnold?)

Ethan Allen

BillRick
    $200 13
square dance

Rick
    $300 19
Mayflower Madam

Bill
    $300 22
yellowjackets

Rick
    $300 4
x-rays

Bill
    $300 8
(Gaye: Um, what is...um, [snaps fingers]...[time's up signals] I'm gonna hate myself.)

St. Augustine

GayeRick
    $300 14
Michigan

Gaye
    $400 21
(Alex: We have a minute to go in the round.)

Jill Ireland

Triple Stumper
    $400 23
red tide

Bill
    $400 5
memory

Rick
    $400 9
Delaware

Rick
    $400 15
Alabama

Bill
    $800 24
(Bill: What is the Charleston?)
...
[Alex noticed a sign of recognition from Rick and gave him the chance to identify the song which Rick correctly named.]
[The song was not played again going into the break.]

black bottom

Bill
    $500 12
(Bill: What are the intestines?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)

large intestine

Bill
    $500 10
The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

Triple Stumper
    $500 16
New Mexico

Bill

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Bill Gaye Rick
$1,000 $0 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Gaye Rick
$1,800 $500 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PRESIDENTIAL NICKNAMES
WORLD CAPITALS
TEXTILES
THE EARTH
THE NEW TESTAMENT
PLAYS
    $200 11
Andrew Jackson

Rick
    $200 1
(Queen) Victoria

Bill
    $200 21
wool

Bill
    $200 2
water

Bill
    $200 26
Peter

Rick
    $200 17
(Rick: What is Night?)

Woods

Rick
Triple Stumper
    $400 14
George Washington

Triple Stumper
    $400 7
Jordan

Bill
    $400 22
polyester

Gaye
    $400 3
(Bill: What is flat?)

round

BillGaye
    $400 27
Magi

Bill
    $400 16
Truman Capote

Gaye
    $600 12
John Quincy Adams

Rick
    $600 8
Montevideo

Bill
    $600 23
Mackintosh

Gaye
    $600 4
core

Bill
    $600 28
Saul later Paul

Bill
    $600 18
[ERRATUM: "Todd" was misspelled.]

Fleet Street

Rick
    $800 13
William Henry Harrison

Bill
    $800 9
(Rick: What is Tripoli?)
(Bill: What is Tunis?)

Algiers

BillRick
Triple Stumper
    $800 24
tulle

Gaye
    $800 5
auroras (aurora borealis)

Gaye
    $800 29
12

Rick
    $800 19
(Gaye: Who is F. Murray Abraham?)

Tom Hulce

GayeRick
    $1000 15
(Bill: Who is Teddy Roosevelt?)

Zachary Taylor

BillRick
    $1000 10
Stockholm, Sweden

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

percale

Gaye
    $1000 6
metamorphism

Bill
    $600 30
(Rick: Um...Judas?)
(Alex: No.)
(Rick: Who was Judas?)

Barabbas

Rick
    $1000 20
(Bill: What is Gypsy Lee Rose?)
(Rick: What is Mame? Auntie Mame?)

Gypsy

BillRick
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Gaye Rick
$3,600 $3,600 $3,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

AMERICAN AUTHORS
(Alex: [To Rick] We can't... not enough there, I don't think, is there, unfortunately.)
[As part of Rick's cross-out he had another letter that looked like an "O", though could have been heading towards a "G".]
RickWho is Woody Mark [start of T]
$1,800
GayeWho is Ben Franklin?
$3,000
BillWho is Mark Twain
$3,201
Mark Twain

Final scores:

Bill Gaye Rick
$6,801 $600 $1,600
2-day champion: $11,101 3rd place: "Pink Bonnet" lithograph by Adolf Sehring from American Artist Portfolio, Inc. + Nintendo Entertainment System with Family & Junior editions of Jeopardy! + Wheel of Fortune 2nd place: HeadStart III computer & Sebastian shopping spree

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Bill Gaye Rick
$4,400 $4,100 $4,000
18 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $12,500

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