Show #6091 - Monday, February 21, 2011

2011 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 3.

Contestants

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Andrew Van Duyn, a junior from Wheaton, Illinois

Raya Elias-Pushett, a junior from Aventura, Florida

Nikhil Desai, a junior from Fremont, California

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Jeopardy! Round

STATES' FIRST NEWSPAPERS
MOVIE TITLE FILL-IN
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
COMMON BONDS
EXTREME ANIMALS
IT BEGINS WITH "ME"
    $200 21
Knoxville Gazette
(1791)
    $200 20
"How to Eat Fried ____"
    $200 1
Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers is best known as a player of this stringed rhythm instrument
    $200 6
The hustle,
the funky chicken,
the rhumba
    $200 11
The Antarctic fur variety of this animal has the longest whiskers of any animal, up to about 20 inches long
    $200 24
The material with which an artist works; not large, not small, but this
    $400 22
Du Buque Visitor
(1836)
    $400 16
"The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the ____ ____"
    $400 2
The Japanese hichiriki is a type of this Western double-reed woodwind instrument
    $400 7
ZIP,
Morse,
secret
    $400 12
Able to speak & learn human language, the most talkative bird is the African gray this
    $400 27
These usually glow at 50 to 75 miles above the Earth's surface
    $600 23
Rocky Mountain News
(1859)
    $600 17
"Legend of the Guardians: The ____ of Ga'Hoole"
    $600 3
This Hawaiian instrument comes in 4 sizes: soprano, concert, tenor & baritone
    $600 8
Cuckoo,
grandfather,
alarm
    $600 13
Humans each have one of these, also called the backbone; hedgehogs are covered with them
    $600 28
It's the unit of measurement, in terms of number of beats, for a piece of music
    DD: $1,000 25
Sitka Times
(1868)
    $800 18
"Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of ____ ____"
    $800 4
Even though it's made of metal, this instrument invented around 1840 is considered a woodwind
    $800 9
Bunk,
twin,
flower
    $800 14
One of the slowest & sleepiest animals is the 3-toed species of this mammal that can sleep 16 hours a day
    $800 29
It's the largest artificial lake in the United States
    $1000 26
Deseret News
(1850)
    $1000 19
"John Tucker Must ____"
    $1000 5
The name of this oldest stringed keyboard instrument is from the Latin for "key string"
    $1000 10
Rocking,
Arabian,
Trojan
    $1000 15
In the greatest mass egg laying, 500,000 of these sea creatures come ashore in Northeast India to nest
    $1000 30
An assembly for the purpose of racing

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

Nikhil Raya Andrew
$3,000 $1,200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nikhil Raya Andrew
$5,200 $5,400 -$400

Double Jeopardy! Round

OLD BOOKS
TV CARTOON BY CHARACTERS
THINGS TO DO IN THE USA
SPANISH VERBS
THE TOTAL NUMBER
THE ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY
(Jimmy: ...and Museum. Clues about our beloved 16th president.)
    $400 1
Virgil's "Aeneid" tells the story of the founder of this city
    $400 3
Butters,
Mr. Hankey,
Scott Tenorman
    $400 8
This Missouri town invites visitors to explore the caves from Mark Twain's books
    $400 26
Around siesta time, dormir, meaning this, is the operative verb
    $400 20
Cellos in a string quartet
    $400 13
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.) Though it wasn't in original drafts of the Gettysburg Address, Lincoln ad-libbed this 2-word phrase--later added to the Pledge of Allegiance--& added it to copies like this one, which he wrote out later
    $800 2
This compilation of ancient Jewish teachings contains the Mishnah & the Gemara
    $800 6
Count Dooku,
Mace Windu,
Chancellor Palpatine
    $800 9
Head to the Willamette Valley to see the Belknap Covered Bridge in this state
    $800 27
Escribir means to do this; you'll have to do it during Final Jeopardy!
    $800 22
Maximum individual score in a single game of tenpin bowling
    $800 14
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.) On September 15th, 1858, in Jonesboro, Illinois, Abraham Lincoln used these notes to organize his thoughts in the third of his seven debates with this sitting U.S. senator
    DD: $1,000 4
Composed in Old English between 700 & 750, this epic was originally untitled, then later named for its Scandinavian hero
    $1200 16
Starfire,
Beast Boy,
Cyborg
    $1200 10
Going up! in this NYC skyscraper whose designer, William Lamb, was inspired by a pencil standing point-up
    $1200 28
Cambiar means this, something you might have to do to a tire, a diaper or to money
    $1200 23
Events in a heptathlon
    DD: $4,200 15
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.) Lincoln signed many important documents in his executive office, including this, which he called "the central act of my administration and the great event of the 19th century"
    $1600 5
"The Epic of Gilgamesh" is an old heroic text from this region whose name means "between rivers"
    $1600 17
Hayley Smith,
Klaus the goldfish,
Roger the alien
    $1600 11
At the mouth of Cape Fear is Old Baldy Lighthouse, this state's oldest standing lighthouse, built in 1817
    $1600 29
Most people just want to vivir, this
    $1600 24
Lines in a Shakespearean sonnet
    $1600 19
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.) On February 5, 1862, the President & Mrs. Lincoln continually left a party to be by the bedside of this 11-year-old son, who died two weeks later--the only child of a president to actually die in the White House
    $2000 7
A collection of 11th & 12th century epigrammatic quatrains is "The Rubaiyat" of this Persian poet & astronomer
    $2000 18
Killface,
Awesome X,
Grace Ryan
    $2000 12
In Wyoming you can camp in the shadow of this tower, the USA's first national monument
    $2000 30
Pensar means to do this; people who do it well enough may go into a "tank"
    $2000 25
Hours in a standard week
    $2000 21
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, IL.) The story goes that the dying Lincoln was cradled by Laura Keene, the star of this play that Lincoln fatally attended, leaving his blood on a piece of her dress

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nikhil Raya Andrew
$19,200 $16,400 $3,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

GREEK MYTHOLOGY
Though Rhea was his mother, in one tradition this god was brought up by Capheira, the daughter of Oceanus

Final scores:

Nikhil Raya Andrew
$32,801 $22,530 $6,000
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nikhil Raya Andrew
$19,200 $13,400 $4,200
22 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $36,800

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