Show #6024 - Thursday, November 18, 2010

2010-B College Championship final game 1.

Contestants

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Sam Spaulding, a sophomore from Yale University from Wilmington, North Carolina

Hans von Walter, a junior from Southern Adventist University from Avon Park, Florida

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

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Jeopardy! Round

IT HAPPENED IN THE PAST
WIDE WORLD OF WEIRD SPORTS
RAW FOOD
PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES
OFFICIAL STATE STUFF
THAT'S JUST WRONG
    $200 1
On Feb. 10, 1985 this African man said, "Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts"
    $200 14
In kabbadi, one team member tries to tag out as many of the opposing team while holding this as long as possible
    $200 6
This food tartare originated in medieval Russia
    $200 11
16th Street Mission is a station in this city on the rail system called BART, or Bay Area Rapid Transit
    $200 22
West Virginia's state tree is sugar type of this
    $200 17
A Freudian this is said to be when you mean one thing but say your mother
    $400 2
A Senate report showed his govt., deposed in 2003, stole billions from the U.N.'s Oil-for-Food program
    $400 27
Doing it in unusual places turns this household task into an "extreme" sport for some; got spray starch?
    $400 7
A restaurant called Que Seraw Seraw makes this with organic buckwheat crust & macadamia cheese
    $400 12
The Silver Cloud & The Silver Ghost are classic models from this alliterative luxury automaker
    $400 23
The state bird of Indiana is this red bird
    $400 18
2 missed serves in tennis will get you a double this
    $600 3
On March 3, 1873, amid pre-inaugural festivity, Congress quietly passed a law increasing these by 50%, retroactive 2 years
    $600 28
Up for a game of sepak takraw? Popular in Asia, it's basically this beach team game but using only the feet
    $600 8
We don't have any food ideas for raw Yukon Gold or other types of these, but they're supposed to help with warts
    $600 13
In the Disney film of the same name, the "Love Bug" was a Beetle from this automaker
    $600 24
Georgia's official state vegetable is the vidalia sweet this
    $600 19
From the Latin for "to deceive", it can precede teeth or sense of security
    $800 4
On Sept. 3, 1658 this Lord Protector of England stopped breathing (& protecting)
    $800 29
The "charming" of these annelids from the ground has evolved into an annual world championship in Cheshire, England
    $800 9
The danger of eating unbaked cookie dough is mainly due to this ingredient
    $800 15
This supersonic transport made its last flights in 2003 after British Airways & Air France canceled service
    $800 25
Alabama's motto is "We dare maintain our" these
    $800 20
Children's author Mo Willems penned "Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of" this "identity"
    DD: $1,000 5
On July 26, 1956 Egypt seized control of this geographic feature from its French & British owners
    $1000 30
Also called noodling, the grabbing or grabbling of these large fish is popular in Mississippi
    $1000 10
Some sushi restaurants also serve this similar food, from the Japanese for "stab the body"
    $1000 16
In 1967 the Douglas Aircraft Company merged with this aircraft company
    $1000 26
Native to Idaho, the cutthroat type of this is the state fish
    $1000 21
Proverbially, when you find you're wrong, you "see the" this 5-letter word "of your ways"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Erin Hans Sam
$5,200 -$600 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Erin Hans Sam
$8,400 -$1,200 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

PEOPLE & PLACES
MUSIC ALIASES
THE AGE OF CHIVALRY
MATH SYMBOLS
19th CENTURY LITERARY CHARACTERS
LONG ONE-SYLLABLE WORDS
    $400 2
5-letter word for the leader of an African (as well as an Indian) tribe, like the moro-naba of Ouagadougou
    $400 3
Alecia Moore got this nickname as a child, years before she dyed her hair accordingly
    $400 17
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew explains an equation on the monitor.) The big "E" is actually the Greek letter sigma; in math, it means to do this to a series of terms--here, from 1 to 3
    $400 12
This character from an 1819 tale missed the American revolution; he was asleep
    $400 26
(8 letters) Overtwisted, like an injured knee
    $800 4
"The Fame Monster" has struck for Stefani Germanotta, now better known as this
    $800 16
The symbol here says "A" is this with respect to "B"; more than 2 words
    $800 11
Cassy & Emmeline escape from this slave owner after the 2 convince him his house is haunted
    $800 27
(8 letters) What the mouse said, or, with "by", describing narrow victory
    $1200 25
The Circassians are among the many peoples of this region, Kavkaz in Russian
    $1200 5
The rapper born Bobby Ray Simmons goes by these 3 letters
    $1200 24
A peasant might play his cards close to his jerkin, a type of this
    $1200 15
(Kelly of the Clue Crew explains an expression on the monitor.) The vertical bars around the negative 3 indicate this, also known as numerical value
    $1200 10
Alphabetically last of the 3 musketeers, he has a "somewhat vainglorious strength"
    $1200 23
(8 letters) Injuriously long periods of low precipitation
    $1600 1
The Lao Loum live in the lowlands; the Lao Theung, on the slopes; Lao Soung means people of here
    $1600 6
To avoid confusion with Davy Jones of The Monkees, British singer Davey Jones took this last name for his "Golden Years"
    $1600 20
To become skilled using this long spear, a squire would practice against a wooden dummy called a quintain
    $1600 13
We're pretty sure you can give us the name of this symbol that denotes a range of uncertainty
    $1600 8
Alice questions reality after these 2 say she's only a character in the Red King's dream; ooo, 19th century "Inception"!
    $1600 18
(7 letters) German for "German"
    $2000 22
For at least the sixth time, the Al-Houthis are revolting along this country's northern border with Saudi Arabia
    $2000 7
William Bailey used this stage name when he sang on hits like "Welcome to the Jungle"
    $2000 21
The term "chivalry" comes from this French word meaning "one who rides a horse"
    DD: $3,200 14
(Sarah of the Clue Crew explains an equation on the monitor.) In math, an exclamation mark is called a factorial symbol; it means to do this with every positive integer of equal or lesser value--in this case, equal to 120
    $2000 9
This "obscure" guy marries Arabella but really wants to revisit Sue Bridehead
    $2000 19
(8 letters) Vigor

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Erin Hans Sam
$22,400 -$6,000 $14,400

Final Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
German is its official national language; Croatian, Slovene & Hungarian are each official in one of its states

Final scores:

Erin Hans Sam
$15,999 -$6,000 $4,400

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Erin Hans Sam
$21,200 -$6,000 $14,400
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
1 R,
6 W
19 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $29,600

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