Responses for show #7174 - Thursday, November 19, 2015

2015 Tournament of Champions final game 1.

Contestants

Kerry Greene, a volunteer CASA guardian ad litem from Manchester, New Hampshire

Alex Jacob, a currency trader from Chicago, Illinois

Matt Jackson, a paralegal from Washington, D.C.

Jeopardy! Round responses

WORDS IN FLOWERS
(Alex Trebek: And in that [*] category, each response is a word within the name of the flower that indicates something.)
WEBSITES
THEIR MAIN INSTRUMENT
"ANT" MAN
(Alex Trebek: Those three letters coming up in each correct response.)
RECENT BESTSELLERS
THE TUDORS
    $200 26
deli (in dandelion)

Matt
    $200 12
Vimeo

Alex
    $200 27
the saxophone

Matt
    $200 28
informant

Alex
    $200 29
The Wright Brothers

Alex
    $200 30
Elizabeth I

Matt
    $400 25
dais (in daisy)

Kerry
    $400 23
Pinterest

Alex
    $400 22
the drums

Matt
    $400 21
clairvoyant

Matt
    $400 13
Earl

Alex
    $400 20
9

Matt
    $600 1
lip (in tulip)

Kerry
    $600 15
HealthCare.gov

Matt
    $600 5
piano

Alex
    $600 19
(Matt: What is itinerant?)
(Kerry: What is migrant?)

vagrant

MattKerry
Triple Stumper
    $600 9
The Martian

Matt
    $600 8
(Kerry: What is a courtroom?)

a bathroom

Kerry
Triple Stumper
    $800 2
nation (in carnation)

Alex
    $800 14
Drudge

Matt
    $800 4
the guitar

Triple Stumper
    $800 18
sycophant

Matt
    $800 10
(Elon) Musk

Alex
    $800 6
York

Alex
    $1000 24
ale (in azalea)

Triple Stumper
    $1000 16
Alibris

Triple Stumper
    $1000 3
[Alex Jacob gave the response as fully shown before giving the shorter response after Alex Trebek hesitated in ruling.]
(Alex Trebek: We'll accept that.)

the (double) bass

Alex
    $1000 17
flagellant

Alex
    $5,000 11
(Judy) Blume

Alex
    $1000 7
(Hans) Holbein

Alex

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

Matt Alex Kerry
$2,000 $10,600 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Alex Kerry
$4,000 $12,400 -$200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

RIGHT NOW SCIENCE
"NORTH" & "SOUTH" AMERICA
SNL ALUMNI
AUTOLOGICAL WORDS
(Alex Trebek: Words that describe themselves.)
MUSEUMS
(Alex Trebek: And not THE TUDORS, but...)
THE TUTORS
    $400 30
fingers (or hands)

Kerry
    $400 29
(Kerry: What's the [*]?)

North Pole

Kerry
    $400 18
(Chris) Farley

Alex
    $400 28
Hellenic

Matt
    $400 27
the Acropolis

Kerry
    $400 26
[Alex Jacob responded first with just the surname, and then, after not being ruled correct within two seconds, gave the first name.]

Peter Abélard

Alex
    $800 23
a black hole

Triple Stumper
    $800 17
South Beach

Kerry
    $800 1
Tina Fey

Kerry
    $800 20
nasal

Matt
    $800 14
the Rijksmuseum

Alex
    $800 24
Madame Tussaud

Matt
    $1200 7
the Large Hadron Collider

Matt
    $1200 15
North Platte

Kerry
    $1200 2
(Garrett) Morris

Alex
    $1200 21
pentasyllabic

Alex
    $1200 6
the Hermitage

Kerry
    $1200 3
(Stanley) Kaplan

Kerry
    $1600 8
(Matt: What is Voyager?)

New Horizons

Matt
Triple Stumper
    $15,200 5
(Alex Jacob: Let's bet it all.)
[Murmurs and gasps from the audience]

South Padre Island

Alex
    $1600 4
(Norm) Macdonald

Alex
    $1600 22
unhyphenated

Triple Stumper
    $1600 10
(Alex Jacob: Who is Diana and Charles?)

Victoria & Albert

Alex
Triple Stumper
    $5,000 12
(Alex Trebek: [*], and the son was Alexander the Great, of course.)

Aristotle

Matt
    $2000 9
(Alex Jacob: What is Marfan's?)

the Proteus syndrome

Alex
Triple Stumper
    $2000 16
the South Side of Chicago

Kerry
    $2000 19
Christine Ebersole

Triple Stumper
    $2000 25
(Alex Jacob: What is frank?)

curt

MattAlex
    $2000 11
the Guggenheim Bilbao

Matt
    $2000 13
Seneca

Alex

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Alex Kerry
$14,600 $29,600 $8,200

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

FRENCH NOVEL TITLE HEROES
(Alex Trebek: [To Alex Jacob] He wrote down, "Who is good game guys".)
(Alex Jacob: Let's do it again tomorrow.)
(Alex Trebek: Ah, do it again tomorrow, yes, indeed.)
KerryWho is The Man in the Iron Mask?
$4,800
MattWho is The Man in the Iron Mask?
$11,600
AlexWho is good game guys
$0
the Count of Monte Cristo

Final scores:

Matt Alex Kerry
$3,000 $29,600 $3,400

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Matt Alex Kerry
$11,200 $12,000 $8,200
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $31,400

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