Show #962 - Tuesday, November 8, 1988

1988 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 2.

Contestants

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Stephen Lebowitz, a physician from Los Angeles, California

Barbara-Anne Eddy, a freelance researcher from Vancouver, British Columbia

Roy Holliday, a radiologist from Brooklyn, New York

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Jeopardy! Round

WORLD HISTORY
CARDS & DICE
U.S. GEOGRAPHY
LIGHTS
CAMERAS
"ACTION"
    $100 2
France's 1778 recognition of this nation's independence was a virtual declaration of war on Britain
    $100 23
Number 4 on the dice or the number 3 Cartwright son
    $100 3
The lower part of this New York river is an arm of the Atlantic ocean
    $100 18
The hollowed, carved fruit of the "Cucurbita pepo" plant with a light inside
    $100 13
To frame the subject, one looks through this on most cameras
    $200 5
Frederick II agreed to lead one of these for the pope, but due to an epidemic he didn't go & was excommunicated
    $200 22
Term for the combination of the queen of spades & jack of diamonds in the trick-taking 48-card game
    $200 26
Of desert, swamp or forest, the type of land composing almost one third of the U.S.
    $200 19
It's a very slender candle or the wax-coated wick used to light it
    $200 15
A new video camera shoots in this process that requires special glasses to view
    $200 14
A departing game show contestant might receive one of these chairs by Lane
    $300 6
The congress held here hoped to restore Europe to the way it was before Napoleon
    $300 9
Of the numbers you can throw on your 1st roll in craps to win, it's the harder to hit
    $300 27
They are South Dakota's example of dome mountains, which are raised up by pressure in the Earth's crust
    $300 20
Color of the bulb in all theatrical spotlights
    $300 16
The twin-lens reflex camera under this brand name was introduced in 1928
    $300 1
Recent movies about Detroit policemen include "RoboCop" & this film starring Carl Weathers
    $400 7
In 1570 Spain's Phillip II tried to put this queen on the English throne
    DD: $900 10
Found in every complete deck of cards, it's the name of the group heard here:

"Love... is a many splendored thing /
It's the April rose that only grows in the early spring..."
    $400 21
Fairy tale that includes the line "Who will change old lamps for new?"
    $400 17
This company made the Fun Touch, One Touch, Action Touch & Tele-Touch cameras
    $400 4
A rocket lifting off is an example of the third law of motion, which states this
    $500 12
This war was thought to be mythical until late 19th century excavations proved it really occurred
    $500 11
The odds of your being dealt this bridge hand are about 635,013,559,599 to 1
    $500 24
Originally an explosion of gunpowder in a flintlock rifle that failed to set off the charge
    $500 25
Many consider this, whose name is New Latin for "dark chamber", the earliest form of the camera
    $500 8
In 1965 Freddy Cannon intoned, "Oh baby come on let me take you" there

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Roy Barbara-Anne Stephen
$400 $800 $100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Roy Barbara-Anne Stephen
-$100 $2,400 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

WOMEN
MYTHS & LEGENDS
SICKNESS & HEALTH
POETRY
COLORFUL PHRASES
'30s TV
    $200 6
A recent survey indicated the status of women in this Scandinavian country is the highest in the world
    $200 3
Both the Greek & Egyptian Sphinxes had the body of this animal
    $200 27
Dr. Spock says this common form of infant dermatitis "is mostly caused by ammonia"
    $200 11
Edgar Guest said, "It takes a heap o' livin' in a house t' make it" this
    $200 28
In 1965 Vic Dana, Bert Kaempfert & Wayne Newton all suggested red roses for her
    $200 24
The 1st known adaptation of a story about this detective was 1937's "The 3 Garridebs"
    $400 7
Though now a Republican, in 1972 she helped found the Coalition for a Democratic Majority
    $400 18
The Norse hero Sigurd the Dragon Slayer was known to the Germans by this name
    $400 5
It's the term for any substance that causes an allergic reaction
    $400 29
English poet who wrote, "She walks in beauty, like the night of cloudless climes and starry skies"
    $400 21
An official statement of government policy, or an NBC News special
    $400 22
In 1937 it broadcast a coronation procession--live!
    $600 8
A former researcher for NYC Mayor Lindsay, she now anchors "Face the Nation" on CBS
    $600 19
Maui taught the Hawaiians to use fire but didn't get in trouble for it like this Greek Titan did
    $600 1
It's the removal of a piece of tissue from a living body usually for diagnostic study
    $600 15
"Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink" immortalized this ocean's briny brew
    $600 12
Flowers from a citrus tree traditionally used in bridal bouquets
    $600 25
In a 1939 production, Dennis Hoey played Rochester & Flora Campbell this Brontë heroine
    DD: $2,000 9
The only 2 women ever to give Democratic Convention keynote speeches were these 2 Texans
    DD: $1,500 20
Sir James George Frazer's 12-volume study of ancient myths, its title refers to a mythical branch
    $800 2
Plantar warts are found only on this part of the body
    $800 16
In "Ode on a Grecian Urn" he asked, "What men or gods are these?"
    $800 13
Ornate, flowery writing characterized by an excess of sentiment or pathos
    $800 30
Later starring as "Beulah", this singer known for "Stormy Weather" appeared on a 1939 NBC variety show
    $1000 10
Barbara Gordon's recent book that deals with relationships involving younger women & older men
    $1000 23
This guy's epic was found preserved on 12 tablets in the ruins of Nineveh
    $1000 4
There had been epidemics of this lung disease before it was 1st identified in 1976 in Pennsylvania
    $1000 17
In "On His Blindness" this blind poet wrote, "They also serve who only stand and wait"
    $1000 14
In Ivanhoe, when King Richard was in disguise he was described as this
    $1000 26
FDR was televised at the ceremonies opening this in April 1939

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Roy Barbara-Anne Stephen
$5,600 $5,800 $3,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
He was the only incumbent vice president to defeat a president in a presidential election

Final scores:

Roy Barbara-Anne Stephen
$500 $399 $0
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Roy Barbara-Anne Stephen
$8,000 $7,800 $3,000
23 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)
19 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $18,800

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