Show #4553 - Wednesday, May 26, 2004

Anne Boyd game 2.

Contestants

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Martha Fingleton, a student from Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Larry Hamberlin, a copy editor from Rochester, Vermont

Anne Boyd, a freelance writer from Los Angeles, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

1990
POP QUIZ
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
"E" MALE
CAMPING
RHYME TIME FOOD & DRINK
    $200 26
She worked hard choreographing the dancers for the 1990 Oscars; today she's a bit "Idol"
    $200 19
According to the Beatles hit, it's when "love was such an easy game to play"
    $200 8
The temperature on this scale is 273.15 degrees lower than the temperature on the Kelvin scale
    $200 6
This 1921 Nobel Prize winner once remarked that "God is subtle but he is not malicious"
    $200 16
To rough it in comfort, supplement your sleeping bag with an inflatable one of these
    $200 1
Bacardi-flavored Chiclets
    $400 27
He represented the U.S. at the 1990 Economic Summit of Industrialized Nations
    $400 22
The jester borrows James Dean's coat in this Don McLean classic
    $400 9
A bunch of bananas is called a hand; an individual banana is appropriately called this
    $400 7
The works "Far East Suite" & "Liberian Suite" were created by this jazz composer seen here
    $400 17
Boy Scouts know it's easy to build one of these using structures called pyramid, tepee or cross-ditch
    $400 2
Communist rye or pumpernickel
    $600 28
In gardening news, a pink climber was named for this mystery author to celebrate her centenary
    $600 23
In the Janis Joplin hit "Me And Bobby McGee", this is "just another word for nothin' left to lose"
    $600 10
In 1593 this English queen changed the length of a mile from 5,000 feet to the current 5,280 feet
    $600 13
This Super Bowl MVP quarterback who retired in 1999 played his college football at Stanford
    $600 18
Hanging food between trees to keep it from a certain animal is called this alliterative "bagging"
    $600 3
A dijon-flavored, puddinglike dessert
    DD: $1,000 29
Colorado voters legalized a limited form of this in Black Hawk, Central City & Cripple Creek
    $800 24
Little Jackie Paper is friends with this magical beastie
    $800 11
A "long" one of these is 2,240 pounds
    $800 14
In the Bible he traded away his birthright for a bowl of soup
    $800 20
Mary, let John attach this from the side of the tent to a stake--"it's a" this "thing"
    $800 4
"The Star Wars Cookbook" includes recipes for Wookiee Cookies & this pop drink named for a Jedi master
    $1000 30
This son of Japanese immigrants beat novelist Mario Vargas Llosa to become president of Peru
    $1000 25
John Brown is the title lawman who gets gunned down in this Bob Marley song
    $1000 12
In common practice electrical power is billed in terms of this hyphenated term, equal to 3.6 million joules
    $1000 15
This prince of Wales was also known as the Black Prince
    $1000 21
Like some antiseptics, water purification products like Potable Aqua are based on this element
    $1000 5
Exotic dance for the exotic fruit seen here

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

Anne Larry Martha
$3,200 -$400 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Anne Larry Martha
$7,600 $800 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

20th CENTURY COUNTRIES
SMALL SCREEN VAMPIRES
TECHNOLOGY
SIMILAR TITLES
FAMOUS NORWEGIANS
CROSSWORD CLUES "C"
    $400 16
The leader of' this former Soviet republic renamed April for his mom & January Turkmenbashi (his official name)
    $400 21
The over 240-year-old vampire known as Angel first appeared on this TV show
    $400 2
Machine for which Glenn Curtiss produced the aileron
    $400 12
417 years after Machiavelli, Antonio Gramsci wrote "The Modern" this
    $400 7
Gro Harlem Brundtland, Norway's first woman P.M., became director of this U.N. agency for global well-being
    $400 1
Bubbly booze
(9)
    $800 24
Until Independence Guyana was spelled Guiana & had this adjective before its name
    $800 22
He's the number-happy Muppet version of Dracula who lives on "Sesame Street"
    $800 3
Reportedly, the first call on a commercially sold radio pager was in 1950 to a doctor who was doing this at the time
    $800 17
Hemingway knocked out "A Farewell to Arms" & he punched out "Farewell, My Lovely"
    $800 9
A fellow cop noticed Magnar Solberg's straight shooting & sent him on to Winter Olympic gold in this
    $800 8
Beany's seasick sea serpent
(5)
    $1200 25
Botswana is one of the 32 African countries that gained independence in this decade
    $1200 23
On the wacky 1960s comedy "The Munsters" it's the one-word familial name of Al Lewis' 350-year-old vampire
    DD: $1,200 4
In 1654 a famous demonstration had 2 horses trying to pull apart halves of a sphere with this inside it
    $1200 18
Christopher Isherwood wrote "I Am A Camera" & he wrote "Decameron"
    DD: $1,200 10
In the '40s the husband of soprano Kirsten Flagstad was jailed for his association with this Norwegian
    $1200 13
English field game, or field insect
(7)
    $1600 27
The 1968 photo seen here is from this country that was born & died in the 20th century
    $1600 5
(Alex shows off some Sony tech at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada.) The Sony display unit used here at Air Canada Centre & around the world has this suitably colossal name
    $1600 19
Leopoldo Lugones gave us "Twilights in the Garden"; John Berendt, this time "in the Garden of Good and Evil"
    $1600 11
He's the renowned Norwegian mariner seen here doing a little trip planning
    $1600 14
Aid's treasonous partner
(7)
    $2000 6
Charles Proteus Steinmetz did the math & came up with a way for this type of current circuitry to work
    $2000 20
Machado de Assis did "Philosopher or" this; Dylan Thomas, "Portrait of the Artist as a Young" this
    $2000 26
In 1858 violinist Ole Bull insisted that this 15-year-old Norwegian go to Leipzig to study music
    $2000 15
Language of Sequoyah's syllabary
(8)

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Anne Larry Martha
$14,800 $3,600 $4,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NFL TEAM NAMES
2 of the 4 teams in the NFL with completely alliterative names

Final scores:

Anne Larry Martha
$14,800 $3,600 $6,801
2-day champion: $38,800 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Anne Larry Martha
$14,800 $3,400 $6,000
23 R,
1 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $24,200

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