Show #3168 - Wednesday, May 13, 1998

1998 College Championship semifinal game 3.
From Zellerbach Auditorium at the University of California-Berkeley.

Contestants

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Shane Underwood, a junior at the University of Alabama from Summerdale, Alabama

Cathy Landers, a senior at the University of California-Berkeley from Los Gatos, California

Bryan Stofferahn, a senior at Santa Clara University from Marshalltown, Iowa

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Jeopardy! Round

THE OLD TESTAMENT
FROZEN IN STONE
A GAMEY CATEGORY
LANGUAGES
20th CENTURY WOMEN
RHYME TIME
    $100 1
"And the Lord God took the man, and put him into" this place "to dress it and keep it"
    $100 22
It's the building where you'll find the head (of the 16th president) seen here
    $100 21
In this game, the soda container stopped rotating & faces me... so kiss me already!
    $100 11
Farsi is the official language of this Islamic republic
    $100 16
She's the first woman to hold the post of Secretary of State
    $100 6
A skinny female monarch
    $200 2
He prayed to God for strength that "I may be at once avenged...for my two eyes"
    $200 23
From Laos the statue seen here is a reclining version of this founder of a religion
    $200 26
Careful! Don't make the man's nose buzz while removing his funny bone in this game
    $200 12
Scholars say the oldest form of this language can be found in the fifth chapter of Judges
    $200 17
In 1992 this former British prime minister was made a baroness
    $200 7
Any seasoning for pilaf
    $300 3
"And the glory of the Lord abode upon" this mountain, "and the cloud covered it six days"
    $300 24
The name of these grotesque figures like this one seen here comes from an old word for "throat"
    $300 25
An insignificant quest, or a game where you earn wedges in 6 categories
    $300 13
Although there are many Berber dialects in Algeria, this is the official language
    $300 18
India's national peace prize is named for this leader who was slain in 1984
    $300 8
Instruct college kids on the art of oration
    $400 4
He told King Darius, "My god hath sent his angel, and hath shut the lions' mouths"
    $400 29
This country owns the island (Easter Island) where you'll find the guy seen here
    $400 27
Calling all armchair Napoleons, it's the "Game of World Conquest"
    $400 14
Galician, spoken in northwest Spain, is a dialect of the language spoken in this other Iberian country
    $400 19
Her long work with chimps taught her "There is no sharp line dividing human from nonhuman"
    $400 9
A casaba or cantaloupe in serious trouble with the law
    $500 5
He cursed his grandson Canaan, saying, "A servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren"
    DD: $1,000 30
You'll find the statue ("David") seen here in this Italian city
    $500 28
You go from career start or college start to Countryside Acres or Millionaire Estates in this game
    $500 15
Chalti-Bhasa is the spoken form of this official language of Bangladesh
    $500 20
This South African author & winner of a 1991 Nobel Prize once taught writing at Harvard
    $500 10
A disease that breaks out in the Netherlands' seat of government

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

Bryan Cathy Shane
$100 $900 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bryan Cathy Shane
$1,400 $500 $4,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

REMEMBER THE USSR?
LITERARY HODGEPODGE
ACTORS & THEIR ROLES
EXTRA CREDIT
VIDEO GEOGRAPHY
FRENCH GRAMMAR
    $200 1
Then & now president of Russia, in 1991 he saved Gorbachev's borscht after a coup attempt
    $200 15
"The Memoirs of a Billiard-Marker" is a short story by this author of the very long "War and Peace"
    $200 29
As this film's title character, Adam Sandler serenades a pair of newlyweds with the song "Love Stinks"
    $200 28
From the Greek for "leave out", this solar event should never be viewed directly; use a pinhole projector
    $200 10
Seen here, it's the tomb of Mumtaz
    $200 30
"Tu" is the singular & familiar form of "you"; this is the plural & polite form
    $400 4
Seen here, he ruled the USSR for over a third of its history
    $400 26
Yes, dear, it's Wendy's last name in "Peter Pan"
    $400 2
A Three Stooges short, seen here, featured an early film appearance by this comedienne
    $400 27
Adidas products for this sport include World Cup cleats & the official ball for the 1998 World Cup
    $400 11
You can usually get a "good deal" on this New York City bridge seen here
    $400 24
Masculine & feminine are the 2 types of this, an English word that often takes the place of "sex"
    DD: $1,500 5
One of the USSR's 4 original republics, it was the site of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster
    $600 25
This lord was England's poet laureate when he wrote "The Charge of the Light Brigade" in 1854
    $600 3
Nick Nolte's son Brawley played Mel Gibson's kidnapped son in this 1996 film
    $600 17
Mike D, Ad-Rock & MCA of this rap group hosted 1996's Tibetan Freedom Concert in San Francisco
    $600 12
The London traffic junction & meeting place seen here
    $600 23
Part of speech represented in the last word of the phrase "L'etat c'est moi"
    $800 6
The Soviets kept their "Finn"gers crossed to sign a 1975 human rights accord in this city
    DD: $700 22
The title of this John Dos Passos trilogy has only 3 letters
    $800 9
Helen Hunt made her Broadway debut in 1989 as Emily in a revival of this Thornton Wilder play
    $800 21
American Airlines held an online contest giving away this Scott Adams hero's frequent flyer miles
    $800 13
It's the "queen" of African waterfall royalty seen here
    $800 19
The purity of the language is guarded by this group with just 40 members
    $1000 7
1980s reforms included perestroika, "restructuring", & this Russian word for "openness"
    $1000 16
This "Heidi" author called her books "Stories for children and for those who love children"
    $1000 8
She's also the voice of Marge Simpson's sisters, Patty & Selma; they sound a lot like Marge
    $1000 20
Wild Wing is the mascot of this NHL team
    $1000 14
"Rock" out on this Australian landmark
    $1000 18
More dietary fiber might help "aller" & "devoir" as they are this kind of verb

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bryan Cathy Shane
$900 $1,900 $9,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

MUSICAL INNOVATORS
Alphabetically, he's the last individual member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Final scores:

Bryan Cathy Shane
$68 $900 $10,000
3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000 Finalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bryan Cathy Shane
$1,600 $1,900 $8,000
12 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
2 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $11,500

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