Show #4731 - Monday, March 14, 2005

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1, game 24.

(Sarah: Ice and snow keep some people outdoors! Clues about all kinds of winter sports, next on Jeopardy!)

Contestants

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Dennis Donohue, a general manager from Janesville, Wisconsin

Mike Thayer, a mathematics teacher from North Plainfield, New Jersey

Chris Miller, a retail specialist from Louisville, Kentucky

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Jeopardy! Round

JOHN ADAMS
IN THE MINORITY
WINTER SPORTS REVIEW
SHADES OF BROWN
G.I. JOE
"BIG" DEAL
    $200 2
In 1770 Adams defended Capt. Thomas Preston & 6 others against murder charges for their part in this March 5 "riot"
    $200 4
People of this national ancestry form the majority, 67%, of the USA's Hispanic minority
    $200 22
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reads from a speed skating rink in Park City, UT.) It's the geometric name for a speed skating track; high altitude helps make the Utah Olympic one here the fastest ice on Earth
    $200 27
This brown tint originally from a sea creature is used in photography
    $200 1
Because '60s boys didn't play with dolls, Hasbro coined this 2-word term to describe Joe
    $200 16
It's the hairy humanoid aka Sasquatch
    $400 3
Adams called it "the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived"
    $400 5
Filipino Muslims are called Moros, the Spanish form of this English word
    $400 23
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reads from Park City, UT.) Kufens, which steer the luge, are attached to these, also called steels
    $400 28
An apple pie recipe in "Joy of Cooking" calls for 1/2 teaspoon of this ground spice
    $400 7
1967's female G.I. Jo(e), now worth thousands in mint condition, wasn't a warrior but had this caring job
    $400 17
In this sweet mountain of song, hobos will find "a land that's fair and bright"
    $600 6
As president, Adams retained this man, Washington's Secretary of War; a Baltimore fort was later named for him
    $600 9
Initially, Spanish officials said that a group representing this minority did the 2004 train bombings
    $600 24
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew lies prone with a rifle on a range in Park City, UT.) To be steady enough to fire accurately, a biathlete has to quickly bring this down from the 200s to the 160s
    $600 21
A beard & a shade of brown are both named this, after a Flemish painter
    $600 8
The original 11-1/2" long Joe began a long hiatus (or was he undercover?) the year after this real conflict ended
    $600 18
A large wild sheep of North America
    $800 13
John Adams belonged to this party that favored a strong central government
    $800 12
Arabs make up 20% of this country; they vote, serve in the army & are represented in Parliament by the United Arab List
    $800 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew narrates a game being played on a rink in Park City, UT.) As well as speeding up the stone by reducing friction, sweeping reduces side-to-side movement, which logically is called this
    $800 29
A potato & a winter apple with a rough brownish skin have this brown name
    $800 10
In the '80s this pro wrestler with a rank in his name became the first real person to join the G.I. Joe corps
    $800 19
Technically, this digit is the hallux
    $1000 14
This diplomatic "affair" led Americans to cry, "Millions for defense... but not one cent for tribute"
    DD: $2,000 15
They're the largest minority group in Kyrgyzstan
    $1000 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew crouches as he skis down a slope in Park City, UT.) Aerodynamically, this is the best position for shushing, or speeding straight down the hill
    $1000 30
Astronomers know that the name of this brown comes from the Latin for "shadow"
    $1000 11
In the '70s Joe took up martial arts & learned this "grip"
    $1000 20
Nick goes fishing in this 2-part story from Hemingway's "In Our Time"

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

Chris Mike Dennis
$3,400 $1,200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Mike Dennis
$4,400 $4,000 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

COMPOSERS
DAYS OF THE WEEK
SHAKESPEAREAN INSULTS
BIOLOGY
"PRO"
CAAN
    $400 2
Each of his "Four Seasons" is accompanied by a poem that he wrote
    $400 6
Feb. 9, 2005, 6 1/2 weeks before Easter
    $400 11
"Heaven truly knows that thou are as false as hell", said Othello of this character; he later took it back
    $400 16
Ascomycetes, the largest class in this kingdom, includes edible types like truffles
    $400 21
It's the suspension of a defendant's sentence, granting him provisional freedom on the promise of good behavior
    $400 30
Film in which Richard Clemenza explains to James Caan the "Sicilian message" of a bulletproof vest & a fish
    $800 1
At 25 he wrote his symphony in B minor consisting of 2 completed movements, an unfinished third & no fourth
    $800 7
Pinchas Zukerman & Dudley Moore both married this cinematic sex kitten
    $800 12
"All that is within him does condemn itself for being there", said Menteith of the title character in this tragedy
    $800 17
C4 plants, which photosynthesize molecules having 1 more of these atoms than C3 plants, do better if it's hot & dry
    $800 22
This drug was the first selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor approved in the U.S.
    $800 26
After being raised at the North Pole, Will Ferrell finds out that his real dad is James Caan in this holiday film
    $1200 3
His most famous work, "Finlandia", was first performed in 1899
    $1200 8
This restaurant chain began in 1965 with a NYC site at First & 63rd
    $1200 13
In this comedy Jaques says to Orlando in the Forest of Arden, "Let's meet as little as we can"
    $1200 18
Familial name for the 2 new cells resulting from cell division
    $1200 23
It's the long flexible snout of some mammals like the tapir
    $1200 27
This quirky 1992 comedy featured Caan as gangster Tommy Korman, who lost the girl to one of the Flying Elvises
    DD: $2,000 4
In 1988, more than 40 years after his death, his remains were moved from New York to Budapest for a state funeral
    $1600 9
Oct. 24, 1929 on Wall Street
    $1600 14
Play in which Thersites tells Ajax, "The plague of Greece upon thee, thou mongrel beef-witted lord!"
    $1600 19
Term for determining the order of nucleotides in a DNA molecule
    $1600 24
In anatomy, it's a muscle that draws a part forward; in math, it's a device for measuring angles
    $1600 28
In a classic 1970 TV movie, Caan portrayed this real-life cancer-stricken athlete
    $2000 5
Featured in "Somewhere in Time", his beautiful "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" is heard here
    $2000 10
It's estimated 100 million people attended his early 20th century religious revivals
    $2000 15
The shepherd says "His garments are rich but he wears them not handsomely" of Autolychus in this romance
    DD: $3,500 20
Excess or deficiency of this pituitary hormone leads to gigantism or dwarfism
    $2000 25
This colorless flammable gas is the third member of the paraffin series, following methane & ethane
    $2000 29
Caan welcomes future son-in-law Hugh Grant to "The Family" in this 1999 mob comedy

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Mike Dennis
$18,900 $8,000 $6,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 20th CENTURY
To allow people to communicate more quickly, on May 15, 1918, courtesy of the U.S. Army, this service began

Final scores:

Chris Mike Dennis
$21,799 $5 $6,000
Winner: $21,799 + an advance to UToC Round 2 3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chris Mike Dennis
$24,400 $7,600 $6,000
29 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
12 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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