Show #6021 - Monday, November 15, 2010

2010-B College Championship semifinal game 1.

Contestants

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Marshall Flores, a senior from Arizona State University from Avondale, Arizona

Kyle Kahan, a senior from Texas A&M University from Houston, Texas

Erin McLean, a sophomore from Boston University from Danvers, Massachusetts

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Jeopardy! Round

TWAIN TRACTS
INTERNATIONAL CELEBRITIES
MONEY, NOT FROM THE MINT
STATE FACTS
STUDY ABROAD
PROVERBIALLY SPEAKING
    $200 26
A blow on the head sends a man back to Camelot in this 1889 Mark Twain novel
    $200 10
This European supermodel is the host of "Project Runway"
    $200 20
A stock certificate is an example of this, also a word before a kid's "blanket"
    $200 5
This state boasts 2 of the oldest universities in the U.S.: Princeton & Rutgers
    $200 15
The University of Queensland offers a BMid, a bachelor's degree certifying you as one of these baby deliverers
    $200 1
"Imitation is the sincerest form of" this
    $400 27
Twain set down the "Personal Recollections of" this female French saint & warrior
    $400 11
Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan & Aamir Khan are all leading stars in this country's film industry
    $400 21
A Visa check card is also called this card, from the left-hand side of an accounting ledger
    $400 6
As of 2008 Asians made up nearly 40% of this state's population
    $400 16
You can get a master of music degree from the Sibelius Academy at this European capital's university
    $400 2
An Old English proverb says, "beauty is only" this, to which someone added, "ugly goes to the bone"
    $600 28
A miner bets on his amphibian's leaping ability in "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of" this county
    $600 12
In 2003, this singer became the youngest & first Colombian UNICEF international goodwill ambassador
    $600 22
The U.S. Postal Service & Big Ed's Check Cashing & Corn Dog Hut both offer these to send bucks through the mail
    DD: $600 7
This state was named for the King of England who reigned from 1727 to 1760
    $600 17
You can earn a Ph.D. in pedagogy at Masaryk University in this Central European republic
    $600 3
"Where ignorance is" this, "'tis folly to be wise"
    $800 29
The first half of this Twain work describes his apprenticeship as a river pilot
    $800 13
This Brit who married Madonna & directed "Sherlock Holmes" must be quite a guy
    $800 23
If you want to lend Atlanta money to fix its sewers, buy municipal these
    $800 8
It was the only one of the original 13 colonies that didn't border the Atlantic Ocean
    $800 18
It's safe now to attend Universidad Complutense de Madrid, a battlefront in this 1930s conflict
    $800 4
Attributed to Lao-tzu, it "begins with a single step"
    $1000 30
These were "Abroad" in a work Twain compiled from letters he sent home from an overseas trip
    $1000 14
In 2010 he won the Australian Open for his 16th Grand Slam title
    $1000 24
An agreement with a bank that it'll loan you a certain amount whenever you ask is called a line of this
    $1000 9
The city of Tahlequah in this state is the capital of the Cherokee Nation
    $1000 19
Bite into the university of this meaty Italian city, like Copernicus did
    $1000 25
"Man proposes, God" does this

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Erin Kyle Marshall
$1,000 $1,200 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Erin Kyle Marshall
$4,200 $5,600 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

SINCE THE IRON CURTAIN
NOW THAT'S COMEDY
G-FORCE
ART 101
ONLINE SHOPPING
A LITTLE LATIN
    $400 1
Vitosha Boulevard in this Bulgarian capital is now a shopping hub
    $400 3
"Animal House":
"Women--can't live with them, can't" do this
    $400 11
The Moon's gravitation accounts for the diurnal & semidiurnal types of these
    $400 21
An achromatic painting is one done in black, white & shades of this color
    $400 16
It traces its roots to 1995 & Pierre Omidyar, a computer programer who wrote the code for an auction website
    $400 30
The name of this prayer is simply Latin for "Hail Mary"
    $800 2
In 2006 Lithuania was banned from adopting the euro as its rate of this was 2.7% & the max allowable was 2.6
    $800 4
Jon Stewart:
"Before we bring" this type of govt. "to... Afghanistan, it might be prudent to bring it to Florida"
    $800 12
Before its 1846 sighting, this 8th planet's existence was deduced from its gravitational effect on other planets
    $800 22
French for "gluing", it's a picture made by gluing photos, news cuttings, ticket stubs, etc, to a surface
    $800 17
The logo of this giant online retailer is a smile that can also be seen as an arrow that goes from "A" to "Z" in its name
    $800 29
It's literally "something for something"
    $1200 7
Right-wing parties on the rise include Hungary's Jobbik, which fiercely attacks these people, also called Roma
    $1200 5
Woody Allen:
"I don't think my parents liked me. They put a live" one of these toy animals "in my crib"
    $1200 13
This 1915 "General" theory says gravitational acceleration is a geometric result of the properties of space-time
    $1200 23
He once said, "When I was young I could draw like Raphael, but it has taken me my whole life to learn to draw like a child"
    $1200 18
The name of this online shoe store is an alteration of the Spanish word for "shoes"
    $1200 27
From Horace comes this 2-word bit of advice, literally "seize the day"
    DD: $3,400 9
500,000 people, many lighting candles, marched in this country in 2005 to honor the late Pope
    $1600 6
Chris Rock:
"If you haven't contemplated murder, you ain't been in" this
    $1600 14
In the 18th century John Michell theorized that gravitation could affect the path of this
    $1600 24
His Philadelphia museum houses more than 120 sculptures, including a bronze cast of "The Thinker"
    $1600 19
Club O is the frequent buyers program of this online closeout retailer founded by Dr. Patrick Byrne
    $1600 26
Meaning "in the same place", you see this word in footnotes to refer to a source cited in a previous entry
    $2000 10
In this country's 1996 elections, the statist Iliescu lost to the more market-oriented Constantinescu
    $2000 8
The late Greg Giraldo on this pres.:
"Cheat on your wife & cover it up for 200 years, you're... thinking you're home free"
    DD: $1,000 15
Newton said the gravitational force between 2 objects is inversely related to the square of this measurement
    $2000 25
(Kelly of the Clue Crew mixes paint.) For centuries, artists have mixed egg yolk with pigment to make this kind of paint
    $2000 20
Robert Kalin founded this site for selling handmade items; the meaning of its 4-letter name is a mystery
    $2000 28
Rene Descartes came up with this phrase that translates to "I think, therefore I am"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Erin Kyle Marshall
$14,600 $11,200 $3,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

SPORTS IN AMERICA
Seen with a piece of equipment, Bryn Mawr's 1st physical education director brought this sport to the U.S.; it shares part of its name with another sport

Final scores:

Erin Kyle Marshall
$22,401 $1 $1
Finalist 2nd place: $10,000 3rd place: $10,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Erin Kyle Marshall
$14,600 $11,800 $7,400
18 R,
1 W
19 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $33,800

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