Show #5137 - Tuesday, January 2, 2007

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Dave Mills, a think tank director from Durham, North Carolina

Julie Dunlevy, a technology specialist from Louisville, Kentucky

Peg Pruitt, a retired teacher from Swansea, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,100)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN LANGUAGES
ACTING POLITICIANS
THE FABULOUS LIFE OF...
AIRLINE CODES
(Alex: We want you to give us the name of the airline; we'll give you the airline code.)
RED, WHITE, OR BLUE
IT'S A GRAND OLD "FLAG"
    $200 7
Modern dialects of this language include Gronings, West-Vlaams & Brabants
    $200 3
In 1986 the City of Carmel made his day by electing him mayor with 2,166 votes to the incumbent's 799
    $200 23
This first lady from VA. called "Patsy" had serious coin, but she dressed so simply people took her for the maid
    $200 21
JL
    $200 1
The teeth of this ferocious fish, Carcharodon carcharias, may have been used as arrowheads by Native Americans
    $200 12
June 14
    $400 17
Although Spanish is widely spoken in Gibraltar, this language is used for schools & for official purposes
    $400 8
"CHiPS" had him, babe, when this Califorrnian guest-starred in the unforgettable "Go-Cart Terror" episode
    $400 24
This New Yorker was all about the boats & trains & was worth $100 mil, easy; even had a university named for him in 1873
    $400 22
KL
    $400 2
"Off We Go Into" this in the official U.S. Air Force song
    $400 13
Proverbially, "let's run it up" this "& see if anyone salutes"
    $600 18
Nynorsk, an official language of this country, was created by Ivar Aasen in the mid-19th century
    $600 9
He's the ex-governor seen here on "The X-Files" along with another familiar face
    $600 25
It was the sweet smell of success for Fran├žois Coty, whose wealth in manufacturing this let him buy up newspapers
    $600 28
AF
    $600 4
The Sinai Peninsula juts into it
    $600 14
Lowell Observatory is found there
    DD: $4,000 19
Dialects in the High form of this European language include Thuringian, Silesian & Franconian
    $800 10
This Gov.'s website:
His "election as the state's chief executive follows a distinguished career in business & entertainment"
    $800 26
She had the bling bling from her Nov. 2, 1755 birth in Austria; she'd later wed the Dauphin of France
    $800 29
BA
    $800 5
When he meets Alice in Wonderland, he's carrying a pocket watch
    $800 15
A large container for liquor
    $1000 20
It's also called Ruthenian, & you'll hear it spoken in Odessa & Sevastopol
    $1000 11
This ex-senator has played D.A. Arthur Branch on "Conviction", "Law & Order", "SVU", "CI" & "Trial By Jury"
    $1000 27
If you're "as rich as" this 6th century B.C. King of Lydia, the son of Alyattes, you got it goin' on
    $1000 30
MX
    $1000 6
What a soccer player sees before being sent off the field by the referee for a hard foul
    $1000 16
Latin term meaning "caught in the act"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Peg Julie Dave
$1,200 $3,200 $4,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Peg Julie Dave
$600 $7,200 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE CIVIL WAR
EAGLES SONGS IN OTHER WORDS
MEASURING UP
WHAT A CHARACTER!
A ROSE BY ANY OTHER NAME
THE "A" LIST
    $400 14
What's called the war's last major battle was George Thomas' Dec. 1864 victory outside this Tennessee capital
    $400 18
Beverly Hills' Beverly Hilton or San Francisco's Mark Hopkins
    $400 11
Reverberation time is how long it takes a sound to die down by 60 of these units
    $400 6
Holly Golightly goes lightly through this 1958 novel
    $400 23
Medea helped Jason & the Argonauts steal a woolly treasure that has the same name as this flower
    $400 1
This L-shaped wrench has a hexagonal head
    $800 15
The Union began one of these in 1861; the ship CSS Sumter had some success running it
    $800 19
Fermented agave potent potable mixed with orange juice & a little grenadine
    $800 12
A spirometer is used to measure the air capacity of these
    $800 7
Sam Spade was a real bird brain when introduced to the world in this 1930 classic
    $800 24
Born from a "Queen Mum", she became the pink rose seen here after her accession to the throne in 1952
    $800 2
In grammar, it's the noun to which a relative pronoun refers
    DD: $2,000 28
On May 25, 1862 Lincoln told McClellan to either attack Richmond or defend this city
    $1200 20
Samantha, Winnie, or one of those Eastwick gals, alliteratively
    $1200 13
We're shocked to hear that some car dealerships have been known to "roll back" this device
    $1200 8
Diminutive factory workers known as the Oompa Loompas show up in this fantasy book
    $1200 25
This famous actor could sing about how the bells of St. Mary's are ringing for the rose named for him
    DD: $4,000 3
During the Hundred Years War, France got back this duchy that had, via Eleanor, gone to England
    $1600 29
At Frederick, MD. 4 days before this battle, Lee's plan fell into Union hands after it was used to wrap cigars
    $1600 21
Existence in the speediest pathway
    $1600 16
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports with a hygrometer.) Calculated from the difference between the wet & dry thermometers, a hygrometer measures this two-word weather term
    $1600 9
Kurtz cuts loose when cut off from humanity in this 1902 tale
    $1600 26
The rose shown was named for this flirtatious cartoon character censored by the Hays Office
    $1600 4
This U.S. Secretary of State helped found NATO
    $2000 30
In June 1864 Union Gen. David Hunter burned this school, Stonewall Jackson's former workplace
    $2000 22
Serene, tactile facility
    $2000 17
It's the standard camera f-stop that lets in about half as much light as f5.6
    $2000 10
A big change is in the air for Gregor Samsa in this 1915 story
    $2000 27
If the rose was an illustration on a poster, it could be a self-portrait of this Montmartre Post-impressionist
    $2000 5
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports with a paper airplane in her hand.) If a plane goes virtually straight up, what's called the angle of this, between the wing and airflow, is close to 0

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Peg Julie Dave
$7,800 $25,200 $2,400
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

HOLIDAY STUFF
In an 1850 essay Charles Dickens called it "that pretty German toy"

Final scores:

Peg Julie Dave
$7,000 $30,200 $4,400
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $30,200 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Peg Julie Dave
$7,800 $21,600 $6,400
13 R,
3 W
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
15 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $35,800

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.