Show #3492 - Tuesday, November 9, 1999

1999-B Teen Tournament semifinal game 2.
From the Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Jack Challis, a senior from Erlanger, Kentucky

Brittan Heller, a senior from West Covina, California

Chacko George, a junior from Slidell, Louisiana

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

YOUNG GOTHS
LAND FORMATIONS
(Alex: We'll give you place names, you identify the land formation.)
SPORTS RULES, MAN!
NONPOTENT POTABLES
TV TEENS
THE "REAL" WORLD
    $100 30
It's the clothing color favored by Goths, & by Prince Hamlet
    $100 13
Cod,
Horn,
of Good Hope
    $100 18
In this sport goaltending a free throw can incur a technical foul
    $100 5
In 1999 this lemon-lime soda asked, "Are You an Un?"
    $100 2
On "3rd Rock from the Sun", he plays Tommy, a mature alien posing as a human teenager
    $100 1
A simulated 3-D environment that a user can experience & manipulate as if it were physical
    $200 29
This ancient symbol worn by some Goths has also been called "the key of the Nile"
    $200 14
Wake,
Ellesmere,
Corsica
    $200 19
It's 60'6" from the pitcher's rubber to the rear of this
    $200 8
This sports drink's name reflects its origin on the campus of the University of Florida
    $200 3
Stacey Dash reprised her role of Dionne, Cher's best friend, on this TV comedy based on a movie
    $200 4
Land, including all the natural resources & permanent buildings on it
    $300 26
The novels of this vampire chronicler born in 1941 have inspired Goth style
    $300 15
Namib,
Karakum,
Mojave
    $300 20
In the beach version of this game, teams may range from 2 to 6 players & spiking is okay
    $300 9
In commercials, kids reach past purple stuff to get at this orange-colored drink
    $300 23
Oz on TV's "Buffy", he's played the spawn of Evil in 2 Austin Powers movies
    $300 6
It finishes the 1942 advertising slogan: "The Only Thing Like Coca-Cola is Coca-Cola Itself. It's..."
    $400 27
Seen here, the Gothic hero of this comic book series has a sister named Death
    $400 16
Squaw,
Death,
Great Rift
    $400 21
After a foul on your 1st shot in bowling, if you knock down all 10 pins on your 2nd shot, it's scored as one of these
    $400 11
This cold bottled beverage from Starbucks comes in 3 flavors: coffee, vanilla & mocha
    $400 24
Hoop star Mary Camden on "7th Heaven", she plays soccer in real life
    $400 7
A process viewed while it actually happens is viewed in this mode
    $500 28
A milestone in Goth culture was the 1979 single "Bela Lugosi's Dead" by this Peter Murphy band
    $500 17
Yucatan,
Sinai,
Kamchatka
    DD: $700 22
In this track & field event, a 45-meter-long runway can front a 9-meter-long moistened sandpit
    $500 12
A New York company makes a line of flavored tea that shares its name with this Western state
    $500 25
The 2 title teens that Melissa Joan Hart has played on '90s TV series
    $500 10
In mathematics, a quantity that can be expressed as a finite or infinite decimal expression

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Chacko Brittan Jack
$200 $1,000 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$2,600 $2,300 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

OLD GOTHS
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
REQUIRED READING
MUSEUMS
THE DREADED OPERA CATEGORY
FOREIGN AUTO PARTS
(Alex; You have to tell us what they are in English.)
    $200 14
Among cradles of civilization, Gothic ruler Alaric sacked Rome but spared this Greek capital
    $200 6
Device your parents commonly used that has a "tone arm"
    $200 1
This novel begins, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..."
    $200 11
This institution's vast collection includes the Spirit of St. Louis & Archie Bunker's chair
    $200 12
The opera "Monna Vanna" (which isn't about Vanna White) takes place in this "Leaning Tower" city
    $200 25
In your Jag you may want to install your 50 CD changer in the boot, this part
    $400 18
Like Americans, the Goths considered this creature on the 6th century brooch seen here a symbol of power
    $400 7
Because they're less valuable than rubies & diamonds, turquoise & topaz are known as this type of stone
    $400 2
Imprisoned on a false charge, Edmond Dantes escapes & exacts revenge in this novel by Alexandre Dumas
    $400 13
The National Civil Rights Museum is located on the Memphis site where he was assassinated in 1968
    $400 29
An arietta is a short, simple one of these operatic songs
    $400 30
In Stockholm you may have quite a Saab story to tell if you don't hit the broms, these, fast enough
    $600 19
These western Goths (as opposed to the eastern Ostrogoths) ruled Spain until 711
    $600 8
In the electromagnetic spectrum, these rays fall between x-rays & visible light
    $600 3
Nick Carraway & Tom Buchanan are characters in this classic by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    $600 15
This Austrian psychologist's Vienna home contains his walking stick & other mementos
    $600 24
Figaro is the famous "Barber of" this Spanish city
    $600 28
Fiat owner Rob never pulls out his own stecca dell'olio, this; he lets his mechanic Guido do it
    $800 20
In 376, harassed by the Huns, the Goths crossed this second-longest European river
    $800 9
Common term for the shaft on which a pair of wheels revolves
    $800 4
An American ambulance driver falls in love with a British nurse during WWI in this Hemingway novel
    DD: $1,000 16
Its 71-foot glass pyramid designed by I.M. Pei was commissioned by Francois Mitterrand
    $800 23
This woman of Troy shows up in several operas, including "Mefistofele"
    DD: $1,500 27
In a Citroen this liquid is l'antigel
    $1000 21
As Roman emperor, Theodoric shed his furs & wore this traditional imperial color
    $1000 10
It's the third-largest planet in our solar system
    $1000 5
In this Bibilically named Morrison novel, Macon Dead is called Milkman because he was nursed into childhood
    $1000 17
Last name of paleontologist Richard, who was director of the National Museums of Kenya from 1968 to 1989
    $1000 22
"Feuersnot" is set in this German city that the Germans call Munchen
    $1000 26
Blow a band in Rotterdam & you might have to get a new one of these

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$8,800 $2,800 $5,700

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC AMERICANS
This Virginian, beloved in peace & war, is featured on the Great Seal of the Confederacy

Final scores:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$5,600 $0 $2,597
Finalist 3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$8,400 $4,300 $5,700
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
16 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,400

[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.