Show #6252 - Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Abby Drwecki, an anthropologist from Arvada, Colorado

Peter Jury, a clothier from Ellington, Connecticut

Francis Lansangan, a military analyst from Virginia Beach, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,401)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

OLD TESTAMENT WOMEN
2011 NEWS
CARTOON VOICES
WHERE YA FROM?
PUT ON A SUIT
A DISH OF YIDDISH
    $200 1
Leah bore Jacob 6 sons & this only known daughter; "someone's in the kitchen with" her
    $200 6
He fell out of the top 50 world golf rankings for the first time since 1996
    $200 7
Michael Caine is Finn McMissile, a sleek British spy-mobile, in this 2011 sequel
    $200 21
Though she became governor of Alaska, she was actually born in Sandpoint, Idaho
    $200 12
A character on "M*A*S*H" once ordered a fancy pinstripe suit--alas, when it came, the pinstripes went this way
    $200 18
Hand me the kreplach: to nosh is to do this
    $400 2
Hadassah was the Hebrew name of this queen for whom an Old Testament book is named
    $400 14
Starting Sept. 17, part of Lower Manhattan was occupied 24/7 by the protest group "Occupy" this
    $400 8
In a 1999 movie, Minnie Driver, Jane; Tony Goldwyn, him
    $400 22
This consort of Louis XVI was born in Vienna; her full name ended with von Osterreich-Lothringen
    $400 13
The rounded & angled collar seen here is named for this stylish coach
    $400 19
Congratulations! This 2-word phrase used to offer congratulations means "good luck" in Yiddish
    $600 3
After his patience was tested, he was rewarded with a new family including 3 girls, Jemima, Kezia & Kerenhappuch
    $600 15
Biologist Ralph Steinman won just the third Nobel Prize ever awarded this way
    $600 9
Before his Donkey days, this funny guy voiced Mushu the dragon in "Mulan"
    $600 23
This president was born in 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut while his dad was a student at Yale
    $600 24
On the jacket, besom, bellows & flap are just 3 possible styles of this
    $600 20
You've got this word meaning guts, nerve or brashness
    $800 4
Ms. Winfrey was supposed to be called this, after a Moabite woman in the book of Ruth
    $800 16
This 6-letter mega-retailer began selling "Kelly's Collection" of wedding gowns... but do you really need 24 of 'em?
    $800 10
In "Pocahontas" Mel Gibson was the voice of this English captain
    $800 26
This poet who depicted the rural landscape of New England was born in San Francisco in 1874
    $800 25
When a tailor puts 1 end of a tape at your pants cuff & the other where a tape doesn't usually go, he's measuring this
    $800 27
6 letters in English, it means nothing, nada, zip, zero
    $1000 5
The victory song of Aaron & this sister of Moses at the Red Sea is one of the earliest pieces of Hebrew literature
    $1000 17
In January this "Godfather of Fitness", who opened his first exercise studio in 1936, died at age 96
    $1000 11
In the "Ice Age" movies, Manny the woolly mammoth is voiced by this sitcom star
    DD: $2,000 30
Born June 8, 1867 in Richland Center, Wisconsin, he dreamed of moving to Chicago, with its soaring architecture
    $1000 29
"Fishy" suit options include the fabric called sharkskin & the zigzag weave called this "bone"
    $1000 28
You'd have to be this not to know that meshugga means this in Yiddish

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

Francis Peter Abby
$3,600 $2,000 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Francis Peter Abby
$7,600 $3,200 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

TURKEY DAY
BODY WORKS
BOOKS' SUBTITLES
DANCING WITH THE STARS WINNERS
A "LITTLE" LEARNING
IS A DANGEROUS THING
    $400 15
This body of water provides most of Turkey's northern border
    $400 14
Palpation is an exam of the body using the hands; insert 1 syllable & you get this pounding in the chest
    $400 2
Harriet Beecher Stowe:
"Life Among the Lowly"
    $400 7
In season 11 she had the time of her life & the right moves to take the prize
    $400 6
In 1939 this kids' sporting organization was founded in Williamsport, Pennsylvania
    $400 22
OSHA says, "By many measures", this job using chain saws "is the most dangerous occupation in the United States"
    $800 17
Home to the Ataturk Mausoleum & Museum, this city became the capital of Turkey in 1923
    $800 16
It's the process of releasing an egg midway through a woman's cycle
    $800 5
Mary Shelley:
"The Modern Prometheus"
    $800 8
In 2011 this Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver scored the win with his fancy moves
    $800 12
Yo, man! One story said this medieval yeoman fought beside Robin Hood at the Battle of Evesham
    $800 23
In the Andes Mountains of Peru in January 1962, one of these destroyed 6 villages
    $1200 28
This term for the students & others who rebelled against the Ottoman regime can refer to any juvenile firebrands
    $1200 19
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical animation on the monitor.) Of the spinal column's 24 movable vertebrae, half are located here, in the chest region, & are labeled T1 through T12, the "T" standing for this
    $1200 4
Barack Obama:
"A Story of Race and Inheritance"
    $1200 9
A frontrunner from the beginning, this pussycat strutted her stuff to win season 10
    $1200 13
It was thought the first pulsar discovered might be a signal from E.T.s, so it was called LGM-1, short for these
    $1200 24
In 2009 5 runners were gored by bulls during the San Fermin festival in this Spanish city
    DD: $4,000 29
This Western European country with a 3-million-strong Turkish minority is one of Turkey's main trading partners
    $1600 20
Of the body's 2 chief kinds of glands, this type secretes hormones directly into the blood
    DD: $3,600 3
John Gray:
"The Classic Guide to Understanding the Opposite Sex"
    $1600 10
"She's got the look", she's got the co-host gig & she's also got the trophy from season 7
    $1600 18
When "ranking" on Napoleon, use this epithet he was given in 1796
    $1600 25
In summer 2010 at least 150 people at a New Hampshire beach were stung by a dead one of these
    $2000 30
Turkey is known for producing this type of raisin grape, also the title of the wife of an Ottoman ruler
    $2000 21
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew demonstrates the clue in the lab.) Muscles that pull a body part away from the midline of the body, like the ones that allow me to move my legs apart, are said to be this type
    $2000 1
Mitch Albom:
"An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lessons"
    $2000 11
It's no myth--this champion speed skater took the gold in season 4
    $2000 27
A pampered boy can get this 3-word nickname, an 1886 Burnett novel title
    $2000 26
For every 3 climbers who make it to the top of this second-highest mountain, one dies trying

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Francis Peter Abby
$20,000 $14,000 $14,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

U.S. MONEY MATH
Adding up the denominations of circulating bills with U.S. presidents on the front gives you this total

Final scores:

Francis Peter Abby
$11,599 $0 $1,001
2-day champion: $40,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Francis Peter Abby
$16,600 $12,000 $14,200
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $42,800

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.