Responses for show #8064 - Thursday, October 3, 2019

Contestants

Kate Allison, a public defender from Spokane, Washington

Raghuvansh Ramaswamy, a quality engineer from Cambridge, Massachusetts

Kevin Boettcher, a university administrator from Binghamton, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $49,401)

Jeopardy! Round responses

SONG ROYALTY & NOBILITY
FOOTWEAR
HUNDRED "P"ERCENT
SHIFT THE STRESS
(Alex: Each response is a word pronounced differently as a verb or as a noun.)
GO WEST
YOUNG MAN
    $200 25
tap-dancing shoes

Raghuvansh
    $200 9
proof

Kate
    $200 7
digest

Raghuvansh
    $200 21
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

the Thames

Kevin
    $200 26
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

an opera

Kevin
    $400 24
loafers

Kate
    $400 8
Psalms

Kate
    $600 6
(Kate: [*]. What are [*]?)

object & object

Kate
    $400 14
Utah

Raghuvansh
    $400 22
Centaurs

Raghuvansh
    $600 1
Duke

Kevin
    $600 3
the ruby slippers

Kevin
    $600 10
(Kevin: What is the U.S. Open?)
(Kate: What is Pro-Am?)

the PGA Championship

KevinKate
Triple Stumper
    $600 5
(Raghuvansh: What is refuse?)

Rejects & reject

RaghuvanshKate
    $600 20
Lanai

Triple Stumper
    $600 13
Parliament

Kevin
    $800 2
moccasins

Kate
    $800 11
a powwow

Kevin
    $800 4
detail

Triple Stumper
    $800 15
Liechtenstein

Raghuvansh
    $800 12
(Raghuvansh: What are his teeth?)
(Kevin: What is eating?)

his hearing

KevinRaghuvansh
Triple Stumper
    $1000 19
(Raghuvansh: What is Stetson?)

Tony Lama

Raghuvansh
Triple Stumper
    $1000 16
prime numbers

Kevin
    $1000 17
discount

Raghuvansh
    $1000 18
(Raghuvansh: What is Yukon?)
(Kate: What is the Northwest Territory?)
(Alex: Yes. Raghuvansh went a little too far west.)
[Kate's response was accepted as correct and the decision was later reversed.]

Northwest Territories

RaghuvanshKate
Triple Stumper
    $1000 23
(Kevin: What is the Supreme Court?)

Attorney General

KevinRaghuvansh

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

Kevin Raghuvansh Kate
$1,200 $0 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Raghuvansh Kate
$1,600 $600 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THE WORLD IN 1819
BASEBALL MANAGERS
LOVIN' THE SPIN I'M IN
FUN FACTS
AUTHORS: BORN & DIED
2 LETTERS, SECOND IS K
    $400 24
Thomas Jefferson

Kevin
    $400 23
togas

Kevin
    $400 22
(Louisa May) Alcott

Raghuvansh
    $400 18
BK

Kate
    $2,000 10
(Raghuvansh: Who is... Edward II?)
...
(Alex: He wasn't particularly liked here in America either.)

George III

Raghuvansh
    $800 25
(Alex: This isn't going to be a repeat of the FOOTBALL category from last year, is it?)
[Laughter]
...
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]
(Alex: Well, we'll save the contestants.)

the New York Yankees

Triple Stumper
    $800 7
in the ears

Raghuvansh
    $800 12
a corgi

Kevin
    $800 2
(James) Joyce

Raghuvansh
    $800 17
OK

Kate
    $1200 8
a manifest

Raghuvansh
    $1200 5
a pulsar

Triple Stumper
    $1200 3
(Kevin: What is the Trash Bag Challenge? Or Trash Challenge?)

to clean up trash

KevinRaghuvansh
    $1200 15
James Baldwin

Triple Stumper
    $1200 19
my AK

Kevin
    $1600 9
James McCulloch

Triple Stumper
    $1600 6
rifling

Triple Stumper
    $1600 1
Branson

Kevin
    $1600 13
Hawthorne

Kevin
    $1600 20
(Alex: Eastman Kodak. Yeah.)

EK

Kevin
    $2000 11
Singapore

Raghuvansh
    $2000 16
a gyroscope

Kevin
    $2000 4
Mo√ęt & Chandon

Triple Stumper
    $4,400 14
(Kevin: [Shakes head no])
(Alex: Say something.)
(Kevin: Who is...)

Herman Wouk

Kevin
    $2000 21
(Alex: Yes, for Saskatchewan. Less than a minute now.)

SK

Kate

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Raghuvansh Kate
$5,600 $5,000 $4,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

PHRASE ORIGINS
KateWhat is the dust bowl?
$4,600
RaghuvanshWhat is the Midwest?
$4,999
KevinWhat is the Dust Bowl?
$4,401
Dust Bowl

Final scores:

Kevin Raghuvansh Kate
$10,001 $1 $9,200
3-day champion: $59,402 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kevin Raghuvansh Kate
$10,000 $7,000 $4,400
15 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $21,400

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