Responses for show #8408 - Wednesday, May 26, 2021

2021 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 3.

Contestants

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Nibir Sarma, a junior at the University of Minnesota from Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Jason Zuffranieri, a math teacher from Albuquerque, New Mexico

Jennifer Quail, a wine tasting consultant from Dowagiac, Michigan

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Jeopardy! Round responses

THE CIVIL WAR
TRANSPORTATION
YOUNG PEOPLE'S LITERATURE
ONES & ZEROS
OLYMPIC SPORTS EQUIPMENT
IN THE DICTIONARY
    $200 4
the General

Jason
    $200 2
a cable car

Nibir
    $200 26
(Buzzy: Yeah, the toy was called Silly Wonka. Who knew?)

Willy Wonka

Jennifer
    $200 29
zero emission vehicles

Jason
    $200 30
water polo

Jason
    $200 19
subtle

Triple Stumper
    $400 25
(Nibir: What is a cannon?)
(Buzzy: More specific.)
(Nibir: Uh, what is a... no.)

a mortar

JenniferNibir
    $400 12
the Wienermobile

Jennifer
    $1,000 7
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Jennifer
    $400 28
binary

Jennifer
    $400 27
curling

Jason
    $400 20
kaleidoscope

Jason
    $600 24
Pickett's Charge

Jennifer
    $600 18
I-95

Nibir
    $600 8
(Nibir: What is the Umbrella Academy?)

the Vampire Academy

Nibir
Triple Stumper
    $600 16
(Jason: What is 0 kelvin?)
(Buzzy: More specific?)
(Jason: Degrees, kelvin, temperature?)

absolute zero

JasonNibir
    $600 1
(Jason: What is gymnastics?)
(Buzzy: More specific?)

rhythmic gymnastics

Jason
    $600 22
a tankini

Jennifer
    $800 15
Antietam

Jason
    $800 3
(Cornelius) Vanderbilt

Jason
    $800 13
Hans Brinker

Jennifer
    $800 11
Fiber One

Jason
    $800 6
(Jason: What is skateboarding?)

snowboarding

JenniferJason
    $800 23
bias

Jason
    $1000 9
Tennessee

Nibir
    $1000 17
the trireme

Nibir
    $1000 14
Speak

Triple Stumper
    $1000 10
zero interest-rate policy

Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
(Jennifer: What is fencing?)

modern pentathlon

JenniferJason
    $1000 21
a trapezoid

Nibir

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

Jennifer Jason Nibir
$2,000 $3,400 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Jason Nibir
$4,200 $4,800 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

SEEING RED
IT'S A MIRAGE
3 "D"
(Buzzy: Each response contains 3 "D"s.)
U.K. PLACES
FICTIONAL GAME SHOWS
THE ANCIENTS SPEAK
    $400 30
(the Virgin) Mary

Nibir
    $400 29
(Nibir: What is, uh... aI got nothing.)

salt

Nibir
Triple Stumper
    $400 25
a demigoddess

Jennifer
    $400 28
Lake District

Jason
    $400 27
Rick & Morty

Jennifer
    $400 26
Hades

Jason
    $800 23
(Jennifer: What is toreador?)

matador

JenniferJason
    $800 24
Israel

Nibir
    $800 19
damaged goods

Jason
    $800 8
(Nibir: What is London?)
(Jason: What is Edinburgh?)

Belfast

JenniferJasonNibir
    $800 20
Ghostbusters

Jason
    $800 22
Sappho

Jennifer
    $1200 11
Red Square

Jennifer
    $1200 13
omega

Jason
    $1200 18
(Nibir: What is dawdled?)

meddled

JasonNibir
    $3,000 7
(Nibir: Oh, God, um... [Twiddles fingers on chin and sighs] what is... Birmingham?)

Newcastle

Nibir
    $1200 4
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Jennifer
    $1200 5
compassion

Jason
    $1600 9
Edvard Munch

Jennifer
    $1600 12
Kalamazoo

Jennifer
    $1600 17
the Declaration of Independence

Jennifer
    $1600 6
Trent

Nibir
    $1600 3
The Running Man

Jason
    $5,000 21
(Jason: What is gold?)

marble

Jason
    $2000 10
Rothko

Nibir
    $2000 15
Morgan le Fay

Nibir
    $2000 14
the Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Jennifer
    $2000 1
(Nibir: What are the Shetlands?)

the Hebrides

JasonNibir
    $2000 2
Magnolia

Jason
    $2000 16
Aristophanes

Jason

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Jason Nibir
$15,000 $13,400 $2,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

CLASSICAL COMPOSERS
(Buzzy: [To Jason] Critics felt the composer of the "William Tell Overture" relied too much on crescendos and other vocal artifice.)
NibirWho is Verdi??
$2,799
JasonWho is Rossini?
$7,000
JenniferWho is Rossinni?
$14,999
(Gioachino) Rossini

Final scores:

Jennifer Jason Nibir
$29,999 $20,400 $1
Finalist 2nd place: $10,000 3rd place: $10,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jennifer Jason Nibir
$14,400 $18,400 $5,800
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
23 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,600

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