Responses for show #577 - Tuesday, February 24, 1987

1987 Teen Tournament semifinal game 2.

Contestants

Salil Kumar, a senior at Isidore Newman High School from Harahan Louisiana

Dana Venator, a junior at Briarcliff High School from Decatur, Georgia

David Simon, a senior at Jonathan Dayton High School from Mountainside, New Jersey

Jeopardy! Round responses

CONSTELLATIONS
ACTRESSES
THE HUMAN BODY
TOYS & GAMES
FAMILIAR PHRASES
McDONALD'S
    $100 7
North Star (Polaris)

Dana
    $100 3
Sigourney Weaver

Dana
    $100 23
stand on end

David
    $100 1
poker

David
    $100 12
Jack

Dana
    $100 15
McNuggets

Salil
    $200 11
88

Dana
    $200 4
Lynda Carter

Dana
    $200 24
capillaries

Salil
    $200 2
Transformer

Dana
    $200 13
yourself

David
    $200 16
hamburger

Salil
    $300 19
(Salil: What is a C?)
...
(Alex: The letter is a [*] or if you look at it from the other side, an [**].)

W (M)

Salil
Triple Stumper
    $300 5
Growing Pains

Dana
    $300 25
bones

Salil
    $200 8
(Dana: Haven't the foggiest idea.)
(Alex: The toy we're looking for is a [*]; the group is ZZ [*].)
[The song was not reprised going into the break.]

top

Dana
    $300 14
absence

Salil
    $300 17
Willard Scott

Dana
    $400 22
Gemini

Dana
    $400 6
Tahnee Welch

Salil
    $400 26
kidneys

David
    $400 9
pogo stick

David
    $400 18
go bump in the night

David
    $400 28
McBLT

Salil
    $500 21
Bette Midler

Salil
    $500 27
placenta

Salil
    $500 10
(Salil: What is Monopoly?)

Twister

DavidSalil
    $500 20
wit

Dana
    $500 29
(Salil: What is a McDonald's store?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Salil: [*]?)
...
[End of the round signals.]
[Note: After the break Alex acknowledged that he and the judges allowed a broad interpretation of the term "franchise" in accepting Salil's response.]

first McDonald's franchise (first McDonald's stand)

Salil

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

David Dana Salil
$1,000 $700 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Dana Salil
$2,100 $2,200 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

STATE CAPITALS
THE BOSS
FEMALE FACTS
OUTLAWS
MAPS
STARTS WITH "HYP"
    $200 1
Salt Lake City

Salil
    $200 11
E Street Band

Salil
    $200 20
nuns

Salil
    $200 23
trains

Salil
    $200 3
atlas

David
    $200 16
hyphen

Dana
    $400 2
Cheyenne

David
    $400 12
"Dancing in the Dark"

Salil
    $400 21
children

Dana
    $400 24
Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid

Salil
    $400 4
schools

Triple Stumper
    $400 17
hypochondriac

Salil
    $600 7
Tallahassee

Salil
    $600 13
Julianne Phillips

Triple Stumper
    $600 22
plant

Salil
    $600 25
Pinkerton

Dana
    $600 5
cartographer

Dana
    $600 18
hypnosis

David
    $300 8
(Salil: What are...)

2 of (Honolulu, Oklahoma City, Dover and Indianapolis)

Salil
    $800 14
(David: What is Atlantic City?)
[ERRATUM: Bruce Springsteen was born in Long Branch, New Jersey.]

Freehold, New Jersey

David
Triple Stumper
    $800 28
right to vote

Dana
    $800 27
(Salil: What is his heart?)
(Dana: What is his nose?)
...
(Alex: We've got a minute to go.)

head

DanaSalil
Triple Stumper
    $800 6
too large

Dana
    $800 19
hypocrite

Salil
    $1000 9
Nashville

Salil
    $500 15
Time & Newsweek

Salil
    $1000 29
(Salil: What is Sweden?)

Soviet Union

Salil
Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
Jesse James

Salil
    $1000 10
sky (air)

Salil
    $1000 26
(Salil: What is hyper...hyper...[raps podium with hand]...hyperglycemia?)

hypertension

DanaSalil

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Dana Salil
$2,500 $5,800 $7,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

NUMBERS
DavidWhat is 28?
$2,500
DanaWhat is 28?
$5,700
SalilWhat is 14?
$4,700
28

Final scores:

David Dana Salil
$5,000 $11,500 $2,300
2nd place: $5,000 Finalist 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

David Dana Salil
$2,500 $6,000 $7,800
10 R,
1 W
17 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
24 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $16,300

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