Responses for show #944 - Thursday, October 13, 1988

Contestants

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Steve Biddle, an advertising executive from Palm Bay, Florida

Sherry Schwabacher, a metaphysical bookstore clerk from Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi

Alec Iorio, an international freight forwarder originally from St. Louis, Missouri (whose 4-day cash winnings total $23,301)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

WORLD HISTORY
"BABY" SONGS
LITERATURE
COOKING
STAR TREK
BONES
    $100 21
"the Terrible"

Steve
    $100 3
Baby Face

Sherry
    $100 16
wishing him a "Merry Christmas!"

Alec
    $100 1
ketchup

Alec
    $100 11
Desi Arnaz & Lucille Ball

Sherry
    $100 26
marrow

Steve
    $200 22
Scotland

Alec
    $500 4
"Baby, The Rain Must Fall"

Sherry
    $200 17
Woodstock

Sherry
    $200 2
marshmallow

Sherry
    $200 12
Mr. Spock

Steve
    $200 27
calcium

Steve
    $300 23
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go!)

Mughal Empire

Alec
    $300 5
"Baby, Don't Get Hooked On Me"

Steve
    $300 18
White Rabbit

Steve
    $300 6
degrease it (remove the fat)

Steve
    $300 13
Captain's Log

Alec
    $300 28
tendons

Steve
    $400 24
Egypt

Sherry
    $400 9
"Baby Love"

Alec
    $400 19
Monterey

Triple Stumper
    $400 7
file

Steve
    $400 14
Khan

Steve
    $400 29
invertebrates

Alec
    $500 25
Vatican City

Sherry
    $500 10
"Baby I'm-A Want You"

Steve
    $500 20
Henry VIII

Alec
    $500 8
corn meal

Alec
    $500 15
(Sherry: Who is Uhuru... [*]?)

Uhura

Sherry
    $500 30
ear

Steve

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 8):

Alec Sherry Steve
$600 $800 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alec Sherry Steve
$2,800 $2,500 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

U.S. CITIES
FARMING
WEATHER
PEOPLE
OLD TESTAMENT
BY THE NUMBERS
    $200 1
Chicago

Steve
    $200 16
corn

Alec
    $200 11
calm

Steve
    $200 6
(Alec: Who is... Mrs. Reagan?)

Nancy Reagan

Alec
    $200 17
Jacob

Alec
    $400 2
Los Angeles

Alec
    $400 19
winnowing

Alec
    $400 12
barometer

Alec
    $400 7
Sylvester Stallone

Triple Stumper
    $400 18
graven image

Sherry
    $600 3
Atlanta

Steve
    $600 13
(Steve: What is 14?)

40

Steve
Triple Stumper
    $600 8
(Steve: Who is Prince Philip?)
(Alec: Who was Lord Snowden?)

Prince Andrew

AlecSteve
Triple Stumper
    $1,000 20
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go!)

Cain

Alec
    $600 25
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

zero population growth

Steve
    $800 4
Albany

Triple Stumper
    $800 14
El Nino

Sherry
    $2,000 9
(Alec: Who is Jessica Savitch?)

Christine Craft

Alec
    $800 21
handmaiden (concubine)

Sherry
    $800 24
1999

Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
Pittsburgh

Steve
    $1000 15
(Alec: What are gods of the weather?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Alec: Norse gods of the weather?)
(Steve: What are Greek gods of the weather?)

gods of thunder

AlecSherrySteve
    $1000 10
Fred de Cordova

Sherry
    $1000 22
(Sherry: Who was Joshua?)

Gideon

AlecSherry
    $1000 23
(Alec: What is an eighth note?)
(Steve: What is a sixteenth note?)
(Sherry: What is a thirty-second note?)

64th note

AlecSherrySteve
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alec Sherry Steve
$2,000 $4,500 $3,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

ELECTIONS
(Alex: Lost in 1944 to FDR and 1948 to Harry Truman.)
AlecWho was H. Humphrey?
$2,000
SteveWho is R. Nixon?
$3,000
SherryWho was Adlai S
$1,501
Thomas Dewey

Final scores:

Alec Sherry Steve
$0 $2,999 $0
3rd place: Maytag Jetclean dishwasher + either the Jeopardy! box game or the Jeopardy! computer game New champion: $2,999 + either the Jeopardy! box game or the Jeopardy! computer game 2nd place: Ashley Sight & Sound Entertainment cabinet & Casablanca lighting + either the Jeopardy! box game or the Jeopardy! computer game

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Alec Sherry Steve
$3,600 $4,200 $3,000
17 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $10,800

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