Responses for show #8057 - Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Jason Zuffranieri game 18.

Contestants

Ian Torres, a video game developer from Redwood City, California

Karen Bland, an online English teacher from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Jason Zuffranieri, a math teacher from Albuquerque, New Mexico (whose 17-day cash winnings total $472,096)

Jeopardy! Round responses

1939: WHAT A YEAR IN MOVIES!
"GEN" KNOWLEDGE
READ ANY BESTSELLERS LATELY?
FESTIVALS
THE LAND DOWN UNDER
(Alex: Each correct response will be the land with the longest land border south of the country we name.)
THE PHYSICS OF TAEKWONDO
    $200 27
Gone with the Wind

Karen
    $200 25
(Alex: Right, and we have less than a minute now.)

generic

ian
    $200 30
(Robert) Mueller

Jason
    $200 28
Shakespeare

Jason
    $200 29
Brazil

ian
    $200 26
(Alex: Our thanks to Zee James and Master Nickie Quan for that entire category.)

equilibrium

Jason
    $400 18
The Wizard of Oz

Jason
    $400 23
gentrification

Jason
    $400 24
Percy Jackson

Jason
    $400 21
Cannes

Karen
    $400 22
Latvia

Jason
    $400 17
area

Jason
    $600 16
The Hunchback of Notre Dame

ian
    $600 13
genuflect

ian
    $600 19
Cussler

Jason
    $600 20
Woodstock

Karen
    $600 10
South Africa

Jason
    $600 9
inertia

Karen
    $800 2
Wuthering Heights

Jason
    $800 4
gendarme

Jason
    $3,000 15
K

Jason
    $800 6
Hindu

ian
    $800 14
Guatemala

Jason
    $800 7
angular momentum

ian
    $1000 1
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Jason
    $1000 3
Genoa

Jason
    $1000 12
Chelsea Handler

Karen
    $1000 5
(Ian: What is Nagoya?)

Sapporo

Jasonian
    $1000 11
(Ian: What is Switzerland?)
(Karen: What is Italy?)

Hungary

Karenian
Triple Stumper
    $1000 8
torque

ian

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

Jason Karen ian
$9,000 $600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Karen ian
$12,200 $1,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THAT'S OLD NEWS
ALLUSIONS
TED TALK
WHO ARE THEY?
WORD ORIGINS
PARODY SONGS ON SESAME STREET
    $400 24
Sherman

ian
    $400 26
late

ian
    $400 23
(Ted) Danson

Jason
    $400 30
(Ian: What is Army?)

Cadet

Karenian
    $400 19
Canterbury

Jason
    $400 28
Y

ian
    $800 29
Custer

Jason
    $800 22
swiftness (they were fast)

Jason
    $800 21
Ted Kennedy

ian
    $800 25
the Atlanta Hawks

Jason
    $800 18
chiropractic

Karen
    $800 1
C

Jason
    $1200 16
(Karen: What is the Federal Reserve?)

the New York Stock Exchange

Karenian
    $1200 10
Oceania

ian
    $1200 20
(Ted) Williams

Jason
    $1200 12
Hutu

ian
    $1200 17
chaparral

Karen
    $1200 27
a duck

Karen
    $1600 4
Prohibition

Jason
    $1600 9
(Hermann) Hesse

ian
    $1600 8
(Ted) Bundy

Jason
    $1600 11
Bronies

ian
    $3,000 7
sarcophagus

Jason
    $1600 15
Les Misérables

ian
    $4,000 3
(Jason: Who is... Napoleon?)

Aaron Burr

Jason
    $2000 5
the Fisher King

Triple Stumper
    $2000 2
(Ted) Hughes

Jason
    $2000 13
Molly Maguires

Jason
    $2000 6
(Karen: What is decrepit?)

dilapidated

JasonKaren
    $2000 14
(Andrea) Bocelli

Jason

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Karen ian
$27,600 $2,200 $12,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

AMERICAN COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
KarenWhat are land-grant universities
$200
ianWhat are agric charter universities?
$1,337
JasonWhat are land grant universities?
$2,400
land-grant universities (land-grant colleges)

Final scores:

Jason Karen ian
$30,000 $2,400 $10,863
18-day champion: $502,096 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jason Karen ian
$28,000 $2,200 $12,200
31 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
3 W
17 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $42,400

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