Responses for show #7257 - Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Contestants

Sean Cauley, a purchasing manager from Louisville, Kentucky

Kristen Bancroft, a compliance executive from New York, New York

Philip Tiu, an educator from Atlanta, Georgia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,198)

Jeopardy! Round responses

WOMEN ONLY
GEOLOGY
TV TIME
POETRY
THE NAVY ASHORE
"R" & "R"
(Alex: Each correct response will be two words, each word beginning with the letter R.)
    $200 12
Miss America

Sean
    $200 26
[End-of-round signal sounds.]

the Himalayas

Philip
    $200 4
8 PM

Sean
    $200 18
quarrel

Kristen
    $400 13
synchronized swimming

Sean
    $400 25
magma

Sean
    $400 5
10:30

Sean
    $400 19
a home

Philip
    $600 14
temperance

Sean
    $600 17
Saudi Arabia

Kristen
    $600 6
7:00

Sean
    $600 1
a joy forever

Philip
    $600 22
(Sean: What is leagues?)
...
(Alex: Less than a minute to go now, Philip.)

nautical miles

Sean
Triple Stumper
    $600 11
the ring road

Kristen
    $800 15
Delta Delta Delta

Kristen
    $800 24
the continental shelf

Sean
    $800 7
@midnight

Sean
    $800 2
(Sean: What is Leviathan?)
...
(Alex: That's why you have to release [*].)

the Kraken

Sean
Triple Stumper
    $2,000 21
a Sidewinder

Philip
    $800 9
Red Rocks

Sean
    $1000 16
Curves

Sean
    $1000 23
the magnetic North Pole

Philip
    $1000 8
[Applause for Sean running the category]

12:30 AM

Sean
    $1000 3
hope

Kristen
    $1000 20
dengue fever

Philip
    $1000 10
(Sean: What is rate of return?)

risk-reward (or risk-return)

Sean
Triple Stumper

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

Philip Kristen Sean
$600 $2,400 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Philip Kristen Sean
$5,200 $3,200 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

JILL & JACK
(Alex: They got it backwards.)
COUNTRY & TOWN
DRINK & FOOD
(Alex: Everything's backwards!)
AFTER & BEFORE
ROLE & ROCK
(Alex: And you know why I've been saying it?...)
EVERYTHING'S BACKWARDS
    $400 18
The New York Times

Sean
    $400 1
tea

Kristen
    $400 8
Mick Jagger

Sean
    $400 12
an earthquake

Sean
    $800 17
Jill Biden

Kristen
    $800 2
(Kristen: What are Swedish meatballs?)

pancakes

PhilipKristen
    $800 9
David Bowie

Sean
    $800 13
ages

Philip
    $1200 19
Jack Kerouac

Sean
    $19,000 24
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Vancouver

Philip
    $1200 5
(Kristen: What is a flauta?)

a tostada

Kristen
Triple Stumper
    $1200 3
The Following

Sean
    $1200 10
Mariah Carey

Sean
    $1200 16
a country song

Sean
    $1600 20
a circuit

Philip
    $1600 22
(Alex: About a minute to go now.)

Dakar

Philip
    $1600 6
(Sean: What is pear?)

cherry

KristenSean
    $1600 11
Courtney Love

Sean
    $1600 15
retrograde

Philip
    $2000 21
Jack Swigert

Sean
    $2000 23
Kazakhstan

Philip
    $2000 7
(Kristen: What is a roux?)

Hollandaise

Kristen
Triple Stumper
    $2000 4
(Justin) Timberlake

Kristen
    $6,000 14
palindromic

Philip

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Philip Kristen Sean
$38,600 $4,000 $13,600
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

BUSINESS NEWS 2015
(Alex: Stock price fell because of a big scandal.)
...
(Alex: [Revealing Sean's response] They falsified some tests.)
KristenWhat is Honda Toyota
$4,000
SeanWhat is Volkswagen?
$5,599
PhilipWhat is Volkswagen?
$11,300
Volkswagen

Final scores:

Philip Kristen Sean
$49,900 $0 $19,199
2-day champion: $71,098 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Philip Kristen Sean
$15,600 $4,000 $13,600
14 R
(including 3 DDs),
0 W
9 R,
3 W
22 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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