Responses for show #8481 - Monday, October 4, 2021

Matt Amodio game 34.

Contestants

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Mike Howard, a retired iron worker and writer from Peculiar, Missouri

Elizabeth Mitchell, a student and part-time engagement specialist from Rosemead, California

Matt Amodio, a Ph.D. student from New Haven, Connecticut (whose 33-day cash winnings total $1,267,801)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

4-LETTER BOOK TITLES
BASEBALL HALL OF FAMERS BY INITIALS
INCONCEIVABLE!
IF AT "FIRST"
YOU DON'T SUCCEED
FRY FRY AGAIN
    $200 30
Cujo

Mike
    $200 27
Hank Aaron

Mike
    $200 28
a puzzle

Mike
    $200 15
First Amendment

Matt
    $200 29
Burr

Matt
    $200 26
(Mayim: Yes, a combination of two delicious things.)

corn dog

Matt
    $400 21
Jaws

Triple Stumper
    $400 22
(Cy) Young

Matt
    $400 23
murk

Triple Stumper
    $400 18
first person

Matt
    $400 24
Speaker of the House

Matt
    $400 25
tempura

Elizabeth
    $600 13
(Mike: What is Twilight?)
(Matt: What's Noon?)

Dawn

MattMike
Triple Stumper
    $600 14
Derek Jeter

Elizabeth
    $600 16
Bewildered

Matt
    $600 17
a first responder

Elizabeth
    $600 19
pope

Matt
    $600 20
beignet

Matt
    $800 7
Jazz

Matt
    $800 8
(Mayim: The great [*], yes.)

(Sandy) Koufax

Matt
    $800 10
unfathomable

Matt
    $6,600 9
first among equals

Matt
    $800 11
Zimbabwe

Matt
    $800 12
churro

Matt
    $1000 1
Push

Matt
    $1000 2
Henderson

Matt
    $1000 3
Enigma

Matt
    $1000 5
(Mike: What is premier?)

first secretary

MattMike
    $1000 4
Jordan

Matt
    $1000 6
(Elizabeth: What are Rocky Mountain oysters?)

Scotch egg

Elizabeth
Triple Stumper

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

Matt Elizabeth Mike
$15,200 -$400 -$1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Elizabeth Mike
$18,600 $600 -$1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

RIVERS OF ASIA
THE ARTS
MEDICAL TERMS
THIS CATEGORY IS FILLER
SCI-FI MOVIE SYNOPSES
BEFORE & AFTER
    $400 30
Siberia

Matt
    $400 29
Mozart

Matt
    $400 28
(Mayim: Yes, both are acceptable.)

sound (or noises)

Elizabeth
    $400 7
like

Matt
    $400 19
Blade Runner

Matt
    $400 26
Triple Crown prince

Matt
    $800 22
Yangtze

Matt
    $800 23
La bohème

Matt
    $800 24
cornea

Matt
    $800 25
popcorn

Elizabeth
    $800 27
Arrival

Elizabeth
    $800 21
Little Rock candy

Matt
    $1200 3
monsoon

Matt
    $1200 8
Sleeping Beauty

Matt
    $1200 6
dorsal

Mike
    $1200 13
cinderblock

Matt
    $1200 20
(The) Martian

Matt
    $1200 16
38th parallel bars

Matt
    $2,000 2
the Sea of Galilee

Mike
    $1600 5
Long Day's Journey into Night

Matt
    $1600 4
sublingual

Matt
    $1600 12
Hera

Matt
    $1600 18
Galaxy Quest

Elizabeth
    $1600 15
(Matt: Uh, what's... Rive Gauche...)
(Mayim: Nope.)
(Matt: Burger? That's all I got.)

Latin Quarter Pounder

Matt
Triple Stumper
    $2000 1
the Bay of Bengal

Mike
    $2000 10
Pointillism

Matt
    $5,000 9
bronchodilator

Matt
    $2000 11
(Matt: What's... [*]?
[Matt's eyes bugged out as he momentarily blanked on the correct response.]
(Matt: Left me for a minute, there.)

ganache

Matt
    $2000 17
(Elizabeth: What is Total Recall?)

Minority Report

MattElizabeth
    $2000 14
Burning Man cave

Matt

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Elizabeth Mike
$46,000 $2,200 $4,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

RENAISSANCE MEN
(Mayim: [To Mike] We'll accept that spelling. Laid the groundwork for the ideas in his 1513 treatise, The Prince.)
ElizabethWho is Voltaire?
$2,000
MikeWho is Machiovelli
$201
MattWho is Machiavelli?
$37,000
(Niccolò) Machiavelli

Final scores:

Matt Elizabeth Mike
$83,000 $200 $4,401
34-day champion: $1,350,801 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Matt Elizabeth Mike
$37,200 $2,200 $3,800
42 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
7 R,
2 W
6 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $43,200

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