Show #3662 - Tuesday, July 4, 2000

Contestants

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Ron Landers, a lawyer from Chattanooga, Tennessee

Mike Fazioli, an editor from Fairfield, Connecticut (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,400)

Glen Savory, an Air Force contracting officer originally from Georgetown, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

INDEPENDENCE!
LET'S HAVE A BALL
MUSIC OF THE '90s
HISTORICAL NOVELS
FOOD
"FIRE"WORKS
    $100 1
With a treaty signed September 3, 1783, Great Britain recognized this country's independence
    $100 6
Sink it & you've scratched
    $100 11
In 1998 this actor-rapper had his first No. 1 pop hit with "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It"
    $100 16
Fans of chariot races may know that Lew Wallace wrote this novel way back in 1880
    $100 21
In 1966 Fritos introduced these chips, cut in a triangular shape
    $100 22
The "Red Imported" species of this insect can build a dirt mound 2 feet high
    $200 2
May 14, 1948 is considered this country's day of independence
    $200 7
This demolition tool swings from a cable attached to a crane
    $200 12
Her video for "Constant Craving" was named MTV's Best Female Video of the Year in 1993
    $200 17
"My Theodosia" is the story of this man's daughter, Theodosia Burr Alston, believed to be lost at sea in 1813
    $200 23
Campbell's picked these, the school colors of Cornell University, for its label
    $200 24
Aries, Leo & Sagittarius, taken collectively
    $300 3
India got its independence August 15, 1947, the day after this neighbor got its own
    $300 8
Its manufacturer says it was designed for use in congested areas
    $300 13
The first No. 1 hit of the '90s, "Another Day In Paradise" by this singer was originally titled "Homeless"
    $300 18
This 1978 James Michener novel details the history of Maryland's eastern shore
    $300 28
Banquet introduced its first frozen food product in 1953, this type of pie
    $300 25
This loud noise happens when your jalopy ignites unburned exhaust fumes
    $400 4
In 1896, after losing a war Italy was forced to recognize the independence of this African country
    DD: $500 9
It's a naphthalene sphere to repel a lepidopteran
    $400 14
This old Elvis tune resurrected by UB40 in 1993 begins, "Wise men say, only fools rush in"
    $400 19
Chief Conanchet is a major character in "The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish", an 1829 novel by this American author
    $400 29
The last name of a former General Mills director was immortalized in this cake mix line
    $400 26
Adjective for a plan that is guaranteed to succeed
    $500 5
In 1965 it slung itself out of the federation of Malaysia
    $500 10
In 1999 Boy George was injured when one of these plunged from the ceiling during sound check
    $500 15
In 1993 he sang, "I'd do anything for love, but I won't do that"
    $500 20
Highland raiders known as the Children of the Mist wreak havoc in "The Legend of Montrose" by this 19th c. author
    $500 30
Oh baby, in 1953 Ore-Ida invented this hash brown product
    $500 27
This British fighter plane had its heyday during World War II

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Glen Mike Ron
$300 $200 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Glen Mike Ron
$1,500 $600 $4,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

CELEBRATING THE IV
HORSE SENSE
AROUND ASIA
NAME THE TV SHOW
ARCHAEOLOGY
"RED", "WHITE" & "BLUE"
(Alex: One, two, perhaps all three words will come up in the correct response)
    $200 6
The last IV to serve as this was Pius IV in 1565
    $200 26
This alliterative plaything is a horse's head on a stick
    $200 21
In area, it's the largest country that's entirely in Asia
    $200 1
(ticking stopwatch)
    $200 11
Surfacing in 1999, the "Angel Scroll" is either a hoax or part of these Jewish writings discovered in 1947
    $200 16
Clara Barton is "The Mother Of" this organization
    $400 7
Regent for his predecessor from 1811 to 1820, he was king of England on his own from 1820 to 1830
    $400 27
The horse is the state animal of this state, home to Schering-Plough & Bayonne
    $400 22
Many medieval structures remain in Esfahan, which became capital of this country in 1598 under Shah Abbas
    $400 2
"Na Nu, Na Nu"
    $400 12
What might be the earliest example of a phonetic alphabet was found in this African country in December 1999
    $400 17
It describes a crime such as embezzlement committed by a person in business or government
    $600 8
In 1547 he decreed, "Call me czar!"
    $600 28
A horse born December 31, 1998 became a yearling on this date
    $600 23
In South Korea, Pagoda & Seoul Grand are these, also the name of over 3 million people
    $600 3
"Ugly Naked Guy's laying kitchen tile, eww!"
    $600 13
Some yarn found on Baffin Island suggests these people visited there in the 13th century
    $600 18
Sean Penn & Nick Nolte were among the soldiers at Guadalcanal in this 1998 war film
    $800 9
Henry IV was the first king of France in this family's dynasty
    DD: $1,800 29
It was the 1975 Tony Award winner for best play
    $800 24
Eel is a culinary specialty of this third-largest Japanese city, site of the 1970 World's Fair
    $800 4
"No soup for you!"
    DD: $1,000 14
Anthropologists now argue over the gender of this famous Australopithecene once accepted as female
    $800 19
This lefty & former Oakland A ended his pitching career in 1986 with a 209-161 record & a 3.27 ERA
    $1000 10
With 60 years, Christian IV holds the record as the man who reigned the longest over this country
    $1000 30
In 1948 the public was let in to see the horses painted in the walls of this French cave
    $1000 25
The winding course of Turkey's Buyuk Menderes River gives us this English word
    $1000 5
"I'm coming, Elizabeth, I'm coming!"
    $1000 15
In 1996 New Mexico wildfires damaged ruins of this tribe the Navajo called "The Ancient Ones"
    $1000 20
"Holy" district in London's east end that's infamous as the scene of Jack the Ripper's murders

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Glen Mike Ron
$8,300 $2,800 $8,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

U.S. HISTORY
(Alex: Good subject for this day!)
In 1965 President Johnson flew to this state to sign the Medicare bill with a former president as witness

Final scores:

Glen Mike Ron
$16,600 $5,600 $0
2-day champion: $27,000 2nd place: ebags.com Gift Certificate 3rd place: Ducane Gas Grill

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Glen Mike Ron
$8,100 $3,300 $7,300
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
10 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $18,700

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