John Capolongo, a resident of Ronkonkoma, New York, appeared on the primetime November series of WWTBAM and won $1,000 for his winnings. His appearance took place on November 20, 1999. Here is John's runthrough.

Fastest Finger First Edit

Fastest Finger First
Put the following geometric shapes in order from the most sides to the fewest sides.
• A: Hexagon • B: Decagon
• C: Octagon • D: Pentagon

From the 10 contestants, 4 got it right, but John (with a time of 3.85 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer B-C-A-D, making it into the Hot Seat.

John's Run to the Million Edit

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
"Mary had a little lamb, its fleece was white as" what?
• A: Paper • B: Pork
• C: Snow • D: Milk

$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
According to the title of a popular 50's sitcom, who "knows best"?
• A: Father • B: Eisenhower
• C: Elvis • D: Baby

Sorry, people. I don't have John's $300 question. The source that had the questions and answers showed the $200 question as the $300 question for John Capolongo's profile. He did get the $300 question right, so we'll move on.

$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
What gas is most commonly used to inflate party balloons so that they rise?
• A: Radon • B: Helium
• C: Argon • D: Unleaded

$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of the following is a popular nickname for the Beatles?
• A: Fab Five • B: Ab Fab
• C: Fab Four • D: Bugaloos

$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
On which ship did the first Pilgrims successfully cross the Atlantic in 1620?
• A: Pinta • B: Old Ironsides
• C: Santa Maria • D: Mayflower

$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
What beverage is named after the football team at the University of Florida, where it was developed?
• A: Mello Yello • B: Gatorade
• C: Yoo-Hoo • D: Dr. Pepper

$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these actresses was not one of television's "Charlie's Angels"?
• A: Kate Jackson • B: Shelley Hack
• C: Cheryl Tiegs • D: Charyl Ladd

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