Show #3949 - Thursday, November 1, 2001

2001 Tournament of Champions final game 1.

Contestants

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Rick Knutsen, a musician from Brooklyn, New York

Brad Rutter, a network administrator from Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Tad Carithers, an attorney from Atlanta, Georgia

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Jeopardy! Round

THE NEAREST CONTINENT
(Alex: We'll give you an island; you name the nearest continent to that island. It might also be the continent the island is part of.)
FEMINISM
SPACE
THEY GOT MILK, TOO?
NAME THE SPORT
QUASI-RELATED PAIRS
    $100 6
Baffin Island
    $100 9
The 1848 feminist "Declaration of Sentiments" adds these 2 words to 1776's "All men are created equal"
    $100 15
(Sofia of the Clue Crew hangs out with a probe replica at the Jet Propulsion Lab.) In 1995 on Jupiter, this craft, named for a scientist, made the first direct measurements of a giant planet's atmosphere
    $100 22
In their "got milk?" ad, these tennis sisters said, "Make ours doubles"
    $100 14
Carpet, hazards, a windmill, a castle
    $100 1
An Academy Award & a famous cartoon cat
    $200 7
Hainan
    $200 10
The Violence Against Women Act of 2000 addresses this behavior ranging from lying in wait to actual harassment
    $200 25
This is the largest of the terrestrial planets; it has one of the largest satellites as well
    $200 23
The "Be a Dark Knight" milk ad featured this comic book superhero
    $200 16
11 teammates, a center circle, a penalty area, a goal
    $200 2
Sodium chloride, for example, & a park at the southern tip of Manhattan
    $300 8
Trinidad & Tobago
    $300 11
This American tennis tournament evened men's & women's prize money in 1973; Wimbledon still hasn't
    $300 26
(Sofia of the Clue Crew, dressed for a clean environment, delivers the clue from the Jet Propulsion Lab.) You're looking at a Cassini spacecraft, like the one en route to study Titan, a moon of this planet
    $300 24
This animated kids' group had 2 ads; one had them "in Paris"
    $300 19
6 teammates, a center line, a blue line, a crease
    $300 3
A postgraduate degree & Lithgow's male offspring
    $400 17
East Frisian Islands
    $400 12
Sometimes shortened to MCP, this negative term had a vogue with early women's libbers
    $400 27
Johann Bode proposed the name of a mythological father for this planet
    $400 29
This rock group sported chocolate mustaches that could be seen on their white makeup
    $400 20
4 teammates, a safety zone, a 40 yard mark, goal posts
    $400 4
"Lolita" actor James & psychic Jeane
    $500 18
Sao Tome & Principe
    DD: $1,500 13
Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby signed it at home Aug. 26, 1920; his wife & daughters must have been excited
    $500 28
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Jet Propulsion Lab.) I'm in the Mars yard with a model of this Martian rover, whose name also means "a visitor"
    $500 30
A 2000 ad showing this pop sensation at ages 3 & 18 was the 100th "got milk?" ad
    $500 21
4 teammates, a house, a hog line, a tee line
    $500 5
A song on a CD & a chosen area of study

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

Tad Brad Rick
$600 $700 $3,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tad Brad Rick
$1,900 $1,600 $3,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

SHAKESPEARE
DOGS OF WAR
THE BIG WHIGS
LAKES & RIVERS
THE BRITISH MUSEUM
FINISH THE "LOVE"LY LYRIC
    $200 4
"Come on, and kiss me, Kate" is actually a line in this comedy that inspired the musical "Kiss Me, Kate"
    $200 7
Stubby, a bull terrier, helped in the battles at Chateau Thierry, the Marne & the Meuse-Argonne in this war
    $200 1
In 1840 the 2 major political parties in the U.S. were the Whigs & this party
    $200 21
World Book reports 3-foot-long trout are among the fish found in this lake that borders Peru & Bolivia
    $200 22
The museum once housed 2 copies of this 1215 document, now in the British Library
    $200 8
Stephen Stills:
"And the eagle flies with the dove, & if you can't be with the one you love, honey..."
    $400 15
"Henry VI, Part I" features the master-gunner of Orleans & this woman known in the play as Joan la Pucelle
    $400 10
Scout dog York completed 148 combat patrols in this "police action"
    $400 2
With members like Daniel Webster & Henry Clay, the Whig party was formed about 1832 to oppose this president
    $400 27
This New York City river is actually a tidal strait connecting upper New York Bay with Long Island Sound
    $400 23
You won't find this Egyptian monument's beard on the plains of Giza, but in the British Museum
    $400 9
J. Geils Band:
"Love, it's gonna make you cry, I've had the blues, the reds & the pinks, one thing for sure..."
    DD: $1,000 14
In "King John", King John's first words to her are "Silence, good mother; hear the embassy"
    $600 11
In WWII Chips earned a Silver Star & a Purple Heart after landing at Licata on this European island
    $600 3
One big Whig of the 1840s was this founder of the New York Tribune who popularized the phrase "Go west, young man"
    $600 28
336 rivers flow into this Siberian lake, but only one, the Angora, flows out of it
    $600 24
It's the British Museum translator seen here
    $600 18
The Searchers:
"When I kissed a cop down on 34th and Vine, he broke my little bottle of..."
    $800 16
Julius Caesar observes that this man "has a lean and hungry look; he thinks too much: such men are dangerous"
    $800 12
A memorial was erected for the 25 dobermans who gave their lives liberating this largest Mariana island in WWII
    $800 5
He was the first Whig governor of New York & as Johnson's Secretary of State purchased Alaska for the U.S.
    $800 29
This river that flows to Lyon, France rises from a glacier of the same name in Switzerland
    $800 25
In 1816 he didn't lose his "Marbles"; he sold them to the British Museum
    $800 19
Bee Gees:
"Keep me warm in your love and then softly leave and it's me you need to show..."
    $1000 17
Title character who says, "Like an eagle in a dove-cote, I flutter'd your Volscians in Corioli"
    $1000 13
The dog Soter warned the citizens of an attack in this ancient Greek port city founded by Dorians
    DD: $1,000 6
He was the second Whig party member elected U.S. president who had also been a general
    $1000 30
This largest Central American lake has several islands, including Ometepe, which has 2 volcanoes
    $1000 26
Jonathan Harker studies up on Transylvania in the British Museum library at the beginning of this novel
    $1000 20
Pat Benatar:
"We are young, heartache to heartache we stand, no promises, no demands..."

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tad Brad Rick
$3,300 $6,000 $6,500

Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN LITERATURE
"The Mute" was the working title of this 1940 novel by a female author

Final scores:

Tad Brad Rick
$1,300 $2,500 $3,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tad Brad Rick
$4,300 $6,000 $5,500
17 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
3 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $15,800

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