Show #4047 - Tuesday, March 19, 2002

(Sofia: A great show coming up--you can bet on it.)

Contestants

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Matt Scarpino, an electrical engineer for the United States Air Force from Dayton, Ohio

Linda de Sosa, a leisure travel consultant from Houston, Texas

Karen Lempert, a librarian from Walpole, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $19,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

HONEY
TAKE A GAMBLE
TV SHOWS BY CHARACTER
SIGNS & SYMBOLS
AMERICAN MEMORIALS
HALLOWED "GROUND"
    $200 1
Of 1/12 of a teaspoon, 7/8 of a cup or 2 quarts, the amount of honey a worker bee produces in her lifetime
    $200 13
(Sofia deals out the clue.) Blackjack is the name of the game, and to get blackjack, you'll need a 10 or face card and this
    $200 11
Ugly John,
Charles Emerson Winchester III,
Hot Lips
    $200 18
Here's Winston Churchill giving his famous sign for this
    $200 23
This Washington D.C. memorial has over 58,000 names inscribed on it
    $200 4
This critter has his "Day" every February 2
    $400 2
He was going to give Eeyore a pot of honey for his birthday, but ate it instead
    $400 14
By local law, it's illegal for citizens of this country to gamble in the casinos of Monte Carlo
    $400 12
Norm Peterson,
Lilith Sternin,
Cliff Clavin
    $400 19
"I want you" to name this symbol of the U.S., inspired by a meat packer, a certain Mr. Wilson
    $400 24
The Brigade 2506 Memorial in Miami commemorates this military action that took place in 1961
    $400 5
The scientific name for the Great Plains variety of this rodent comes from the Greek for "seed lover"
    $600 3
The cells of a honeycomb have this many sides
    $600 15
(Jimmy craps out the clue.) On the come-out roll, if you're betting "pass", either of these two numbers wins
    $600 20
Zapp Brannigan,
Dr. Zoidberg,
Bender
    $600 28
While a symbol of evil in some cultures, in China this mythical beast represents power & fertility
    $600 25
Felix de Weldon sculpted
the figure seen here to honor this branch of the armed forces
    $600 6
The Earth-based staff & equipment that guide a spacecraft
    $800 9
The ancient Greeks used this alcoholic honey drink as an offering to the gods & the spirits of the dead
    $800 16
It's the horse racing combination in which you pick the winners of 2 specific races on the same day
    $800 21
Carrie,
Miranda,
Mr. Big
    DD: $3,000 29
A lunar crescent is sometimes used to represent this day of the week
    $800 26
Arlington House at Arlington National Cemetery is a memorial to this general who used to live there
    $800 7
If can be information that helps to explain or the scenery located behind an actor
    $1000 10
The most popular type of honey plant in the U.S., the color of its honey may range from water-white to light amber
    $1000 17
You'll find this U.S. gambling resort city on Absecon Island
    $1000 22
Abby Perkins,
Arnie Becker,
Douglas Brackman
    $1000 30
(For our last clue, we'll go to Bethel A.M.E. Church in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.) The road lily was a symbol for runaway slaves that they'd found a safe haven, a station along this
    $1000 27
Gutzon Borglum was the original sculptor for these 2 massive memorials built into the sides of mountains
    $1000 8
A sudden gathering of force, as of public opinion

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

Karen Linda Matt
$2,800 $1,000 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Linda Matt
$5,000 $8,000 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS FRENCH FOLKS
ACTORS & THEIR ROLES
FLIGHT
THE NEWSPAPER BIZ
MUSIC APPRECIATION
CHAIN LETTERS
(Alex: Each correct response will be made up of letters from the word "chain." Keep that in mind.)
    $400 14
A daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Francis I, this French queen was born in Vienna in 1755
    $400 7
In his third outing as Crocodile Dundee, he left the outback for Los Angeles
    $400 1
Late in 1783 Francois Pilatre de Rozier made the world's first manned flight in one of these
    $400 26
On July 12, 1808 this city's Missouri Gazette became the first newspaper published west of the Mississippi
    $400 3
A French term for a "rocking chair", berceuse is also a synonym for this type of piece often sung softly while rocking
    $400 21
No. 1 son in the Bible
    $800 17
"The Last Great Frenchman" is a 1995 biography of this late general & statesman
    $800 8
Played by Brendan Fraser, he's the hapless lawman seen here with his beloved horse, "Horse."
    $800 2
The F-117A is America's stealth fighter; this is the stealth bomber
    $800 27
"A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures" is the memoir of this former Washington Post editor
    $800 4
A list of Liszt symphonies should include the one inspired by this Italian's "Divine Comedy"
    $800 22
In 1959 you got a penny from Coors if you returned one of these to the brewery
    $1200 18
Sadly, this pointillism inventor dies in 1891 when he was only 31
    $1200 13
He played the lead in the movies "Rob Roy", "Michael Collins" & "Schindler's List"
    $1200 10
This developer of the first practical helicopter built & flew the first 4-engine aircraft in 1913
    DD: $1,000 28
This London-based news service was founded in 1851 by a German bookseller who'd earlier used carrier pigeons
    $1200 5
In 1717 this oratorio composer found a position writing music for the future Duke of Chandos
    $1200 23
The Chin is a 3rd century B.C. Chinese dynasty; this dynasty appeared in the 3rd Century A.D.
    $1600 19
In 1905 she injured her knee while performing "La Tosca" & her leg later had to be amputated
    $1600 15
31 years after McQueen, Steve McQueen, this actor played the lead in the new "Thomas Crown Affair"
    $1600 11
In the late 1930s, Japan developed the Mitsubishi A6M Reisen, which was nicknamed this
    $1600 29
In 2000 the Tribune Company purchased this publisher of the Los Angeles Times & Newsday
    DD: $2,000 6
It's the part of a wind instrument that's called an embouchure
    $1600 24
Detective with No. 1 son
    $2000 20
Georges Clemenceau became premier of France in 1906 & this George became premier in 1962
    $2000 16
Ewan McGregor portrayed this aspiring Irish writer in the 2000 movie "Nora"
    $2000 12
On May 6, 1937 the Hindenburg burst into flames while trying to moor at this New Jersey city
    $2000 30
This publisher of the New York Times was a director of the Associated Press from 1900 to his death in 1935
    $2000 9
Originally, Edvard Grieg wrote the music heard here for a play about this title character
    $2000 25
In the title of Eugene O'Neill's only comedy, it precedes "Wilderness!"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Linda Matt
$6,200 $10,800 $21,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ARTISTS
The tapestries in Israel's Knesset were designed by this artist born in Russia in 1887

Final scores:

Karen Linda Matt
$12,200 $21,593 $22,000
3rd place: Trip for 2 to Las Vegas 2nd place: London theatre getaway for 2 New champion: $22,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Karen Linda Matt
$6,200 $8,600 $23,200
9 R,
1 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
28 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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