Show #3736 - Monday, November 27, 2000

Contestants

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Scott Reed, a bartender from Grand Terrace, California

Jackie Kaufman, an attorney from Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Matt Myers, a network engineer originally from Baltimore, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $1,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

SPACE EXPLORATION
COLLECTIBLES
U.S. CITY NICKNAMES
BASEBALL'S GREATEST HITTERS
MILK
"EYE" SEE
    $100 19
In February 1972 a Soviet spacecraft soft-landed here & then returned rock samples to the Earth
    $100 2
A snowglobe inspired by this film features the Darling children tied to the mast near a hungry crocodile
    $100 12
"Baghdad by the Bay",
"Golden Gate City"
    $100 1
From 1996 through 1999, he averaged 61.25 home runs per season
    $100 17
Milk's content of this may be 2%, 1% or as close to "Non" as they can get it
    $100 5
"It is easier for a camel to go" through this "than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God"
    $200 20
In March 1986 5 spacecraft made fly-bys of this comet
    $200 23
(Hi, I'm Vanna White at Christian Dior in New York City) In 1997 Mattel celebrated the 50th anniversary of Dior's "New Look" with a "New Look" version of this doll
    $200 13
"The Disney City",
"The Very Heart of Florida"
    $200 3
Only Babe Ruth & this former Braves outfielder finished their careers with over 2,000 RBIs
    $200 18
Milk flash-heated to at least 161 degrees for 15 seconds is labeled this
    $200 8
A shocking revelation, or that mug of coffee when you first wake up
    $300 27
On February 14, 1990, it took its final photo from 3.7 billion miles: of the sun & 6 planets, including the Earth
    $300 24
"The Man in Black" collector plate from the Franklin Mint was the first musical plate authorized by this country icon
    $300 14
"The Witch City",
"The Witchcraft City"
    $300 4
In 1998 this Cub was named the National League's MVP with a .308 average & 66 home runs
    $300 21
3-letter term for a type of milk often banned
    $300 9
This confidential expression is the title of a James Bond flick
    $400 28
This country's Nozomi, or "Hope", spacecraft is due to go into orbit around Mars in December 2003
    $400 25
To be authentic, a figurine such as the one seen here must bear the signature of this nun on whose art it was based
    $400 15
"The Gateway of the South",
"The Big Peach"
    $400 6
In 1997 this Boston shortstop led the American League on hits with 209 & was named its Rookie of the Year
    $400 22
This term on milk labels often means it's enriched with vitamins A & D & protein-rich solids
    $400 10
It's the title of the song heard here:
(hit for Survivor)
    $500 30
In 1958 Explorer I discovered these radiation bands surrounding the Earth
    DD: $500 26
This crystal company's literary collection includes an Oscar Wilde bowl & a James Joyce vase
    $500 16
"The Crescent City",
"The Paris of America"
    $500 7
Over the past 50 years only Tony Gwynn & this K.C. Royals player had a .390 or better batting average for a season
    $500 29
Bovine somatotropin is one of these given to cows to increase their milk output
    $500 11
It's a Western name for what Hindus call the ajna-chakra, located between the eyebrows

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

Matt Jackie Scott
$1,800 $1,200 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Jackie Scott
$3,400 $2,300 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS FRENCHMEN
MTM
(Alex: The television production company.)
PRESIDENTIAL BOOKS
INSECT, ARACHNID OR CRUSTACEAN
(Alex: So the correct response will be 1 of the 3.)
SWISS WATCHING
FLORAL QUOTES
    $200 1
While living in exile on the island of Guernsey, he published "Les Miserables"
    $200 6
He starred on MTM shows as Dick Loudon & Bob Hartley
    $200 12
In 1896 Woodrow Wilson published a book on this man who was president in 1796
    $200 11
The spider crab
    $200 14
On most menus you'll find rosti, a hash-brown potato dish, & this, melted cheese & wine for dipping
    $200 27
Edmund Spenser wrote, these are "Red and violets blue, and all the sweetest flowers, that in the forest grew"
    $400 2
In 1957 he became director of the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
    $400 7
He bonded with viewers as Remington Steele
    $400 13
In a book by Nixon, the Alger Hiss case & Ike's heart attack were 2 of the "Six" these
    $400 15
The brown recluse
    $400 22
In 1993 & 1999, like clockwork, NASA sent Swiss Claude Nicollier on missions to repair this, launched in 1990
    $400 28
British poet Philip Larkin once said, "Deprivation is for me what" these flowers "were for Wordsworth"
    $600 3
This "La Mer" composer once planned an opera based on "The Fall of the House of Usher"
    $600 8
The stories in this series may all have been figments of the imagination of Donald Westphall's son, Tommy
    $600 19
He wrote "A World Transformed" with his national security advisor Brent Scowcroft
    $600 16
The katydid
    $600 23
The Kapellbrucke, the symbol of Lucerne, is wooden covered one of these
    $600 26
"In the beauty of" these "Christ was born across the sea with a glory in his bosom that transfigures you and me"
    DD: $500 4
Here's an IQ test: He was responsible for the first French psychology journal
    $800 9
Episodes of this show ended with the cat in the MTM logo dribbling a basketball
    $800 20
He got "Doctrinaire" in "View of the Conduct of the Executive in the Foreign Affairs of the United States"
    $800 17
The earwig
    DD: $800 24
The Swiss Embassy's website history of this food product begins in 1528 with Hernando Cortez
    $800 29
"In Flanders Fields" they "blow between the crosses, row on row"
    $1000 5
In 1950 he adapted his novel "Les Enfants Terribles" for the screen
    $1000 10
(Hi, I'm Tyler Christopher of "General Hospital") In 1984 as D.L. Brock he married Bobbie on "G.H.", in 1974 as Joe Gerard he married Rhoda on "Rhoda"
    $1000 21
This future president must have made Dad proud with 1804's "Letters on Silesia"
    $1000 18
Krill
    $1000 25
Graduate of the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich who won the first Nobel Physics Prize

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Jackie Scott
$4,000 $6,000 $4,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

WORD ORIGINS
Used in the '40s for a sudden loss of power in a jet engine, Herbert Freudenberger applied it in 1974 to spent people

Final scores:

Matt Jackie Scott
$1,900 $2,999 $0
2nd place: Forever Resorts Houseboat Trip in Northern California New champion: $2,999 3rd place: Yahoo! Shopping Spree

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Matt Jackie Scott
$4,800 $6,300 $4,500
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
14 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $15,600

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