Responses for show #8065 - Friday, October 4, 2019

8000th episode.

Contestants

Kara Skinner, a test accommodations center coordinator from San Diego, California

Beth Kitts, a history professor from Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Kevin Boettcher, a university administrator from Binghamton, New York (whose 3-day cash winnings total $59,402)

Jeopardy! Round responses

HORROR MOVIES
5-LETTER WORDS
A DAY ENDING IN Y
BOOKS FOR YOUNGER READERS
GUT FEELING
SALUTE TO 8000
    $200 26
Jigsaw

Triple Stumper
    $200 4
logic

Beth
    $200 18
(Kevin: What is Easter?)

Good Friday

KevinBeth
    $200 10
Clifford (the Big Red Dog)

Kara
    $200 13
the elephant seal

Kevin
    $400 25
(Alex: Less than an a minute now.)

Frankenstein

Kara
    $400 5
papal

Kevin
    $400 19
hump day (Wednesday)

Kara
    $400 16
Beverly Cleary

Kara
    $400 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

the esophagus

Kevin
    $400 23
the WNBA

Kevin
    $600 3
a Ouija board

Beth
    $1,000 8
(Alex: The third one, Corinthian, didn't qualify.)

Doric & Ionic

Kara
    $600 20
Fat Tuesday

Kara
    $600 15
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi

Kevin
    $600 17
Pepto-Bismol

Beth
    $600 28
retirement

Kara
    $800 1
Chucky

Kevin
    $800 7
naive

Kara
    $800 24
"Friday I'm In Love"

Kevin
    $800 9
the magic tree house

Beth
    $800 11
hydrochloric acid

Kara
    $800 21
the diameter of the earth

Kara
    $1000 2
(Toni) Collette

Kevin
    $1000 6
chock

Triple Stumper
    $1000 27
Meatless Mondays

Kevin
    $1000 14
The Phantom Tollbooth

Kevin
    $1000 12
peristaltic waves

Triple Stumper
    $1000 22
Aspen

Beth

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

Kevin Beth Kara
$4,000 $1,600 $2,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Beth Kara
$6,400 $3,400 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

FEAT OF (HENRY) CLAY
'90s NO. 1 HITS
WORDS ABOUT WORDS
ADAPTATIONS
SAINTS ON THE MAP
"CRO"-POURRI
    $400 1
compromises

Beth
    $400 25
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

George Michael

Beth
    $400 30
(Beth: What are definitions?)

names

Beth
Triple Stumper
    $400 21
The Handmaid's Tale

Kara
    $400 29
St. Paul

Beth
    $400 20
Velcro

Kara
    $800 2
Liberia

Beth
    $800 24
Gloria Estefan

Beth
    $800 22
letters of the alphabet

Kara
    $800 12
The Love of Three Oranges

Triple Stumper
    $800 28
Saint Helena

Kara
    $800 17
a crowbar

Kara
    $1200 3
Speaker of the House

Kevin
    $1200 5
TLC

Kevin
    $1200 13
a euphemism

Kevin
    $1200 9
(Kevin: What is Where Angels Fear to Tread?)
(Beth: What is Passage to India?)

Howards End

KevinBeth
Triple Stumper
    $1200 14
Saint Vincent

Kara
    $1200 16
(Beth: What is Lascaux?)

Cro-Magnon

BethKara
    $1600 26
John Quincy Adams

Beth
    $1600 4
Lauryn Hill

Kara
    $1600 7
a shibboleth

Kevin
    $1600 10
Aaron Sorkin

Kara
    $5,000 23
(Kara: What is St. Louis?)

St. Joseph

Kara
    $1600 18
a crocus

Kevin
    $2000 27
(Kara: What is the Capitol dome?)
(Alex: The what?)
(Kara: The dome?)

the rotunda

BethKara
    $2000 6
the Notorious B.I.G.

Kara
    $6,000 8
(Kevin: [Stares, blinks and squints while shaking head]
(Alex: Hurry.)
(Kevin: What is, uh... local dialect?)

lingua franca

Kevin
    $2000 11
Lysistrata

Kevin
    $2000 15
Saint-Denis

Triple Stumper
    $2000 19
cronyism

Kara

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Beth Kara
$8,000 $7,000 $11,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

WORLD LITERATURE
BethWhat is
$6,998
KevinWhat is 1,001 Nights?
$6,001
KaraWhat is 1,001 Nights?
$6,000
One Thousand and One Nights

Final scores:

Kevin Beth Kara
$14,001 $2 $17,800
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $17,800

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kevin Beth Kara
$14,000 $7,000 $16,400
16 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
3 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $37,400

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