Show #6477 - Tuesday, November 13, 2012

2012-B Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 5.

Contestants

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Kate Wilson, a high school AP English teacher from Montgomery, Alabama

Drew Joanides, a high school history teacher from Miami, Florida

Whitney Collins, a third grade teacher from New York, New York

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Jeopardy! Round

ROBOTS & CYBORGS
9-LETTER WORDS
A YEAR TO REMEMBER
SMALLER THAN A BREADBOX
20th CENTURY LITERATURE
F.H.
    $200 7
The T-800 is an assassin in this 1984 film
    $200 24
This clue has 10 of these segments of speech
    $200 8
Lincoln attends his last play
    $200 6
The male ruby-throated this has a wing-beat rate of about 70 per second
    $200 13
Joyce Carol Oates' "Blonde" is a reimagining of this starlet's life
    $200 1
Blaze-fighting feature affixed to the street
    $400 9
Seven of Nine, a female Borg, turns up on this TV spin-off
    $400 25
In consumer-speak it's the opposite of retail
    $400 20
Apollo 11 lands on the moon
    $400 18
Spanish percussion instruments seen & heard here, used to accompany dance
    $400 14
This novel that parallels mythology takes place in Dublin, all on June 16, 1904
    $400 2
A common type of screwdriver
    $600 10
The Fembots battle this movie title Brit
    $600 26
To stuff & cover a sofa
    $600 21
Osama bin Laden is killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan
    $600 19
It took 12 years, but a 3M chemist's low-tack (not too sticky) adhesive was eventually used to make this paper product
    $600 15
Michael Cunningham's "The Hours" drew from the life & work of this author
    $600 3
Anointing & the laying on of hands are part of this method of curing illness using divine power
    $800 11
The Cylons were on this 2005-2009 TV show
    DD: $800 27
A standard of measurement, especially one 3 feet long
    $800 22
Saigon falls to Communist forces
    $800 29
Seen here is the symbol of the charity founded by this athlete
    $800 16
His "The Long Goodbye" won an Edgar Award for best novel
    $800 4
Linda Hunt won an Oscar for playing a man in 1983 & this actress was nominated for playing a man in 2005
    $1000 12
Gort visited Cold War-era Earth in this 1951 film
    $1000 28
End-of-the-alphabet black vinifera grape used in making wine
    $1000 23
Paul Revere takes his famous ride
    $1000 30
The handle you grasp to open a door is a knob or lever; on a drawer, it's called this
    $1000 17
It begins, "As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning... he found himself transformed... into a gigantic insect"
    $1000 5
Oui, this brass instrument is pitched lower than a trumpet but higher than a tuba

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Whitney Drew Kate
$2,200 -$1,000 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Whitney Drew Kate
$4,800 $3,400 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

NATIVE AMERICANS
NAME THAT BIBLE BOOK
(Alex: In honor of a special 50th anniversary Blu-ray which is now out...)
LAWRENCE OF ARABIA
TEACHER'S PET
ALWAYS WITH THE HAND RAISED
A 4 "O" AVERAGE
(Alex: Each correct response will contain 4 "O"s.)
    $400 24
On Nov. 20, 1969 the "Red Power" movement occupied this island in San Francisco Bay, holding it until June 11, 1971
    $400 7
It's the first book of the New Testament
    $400 19
A cinematic spectacle, "Lawrence of Arabia" was shown on film 70 of these units wide
    $400 6
...is a Labradoodle, a cross between these 2 dogs
    $400 14
She has one hand raised; the other holds a 24-foot-long tablet reading "July IV MDCCLXXVI"
    $400 1
A brand of chocolate drink, or a rhyming word used to get someone's attention
    $800 26
After defending the Apache homeland against the U.S. Army, this warrior surrendered in 1886
    $800 8
Of Isaiah, Jeremiah or Joel, the "minor prophet"
    $800 20
One of cinema's great entrances is the long shot that introduces Sherif Ali, played by this similarly named man
    $800 12
...is the Mongolian one of these rodents
    $800 15
An Old West version of "hands up" was "reach for" this; Woody says it in "Toy Story"
    $800 2
"Motion" is only part of this word for the power of moving; "Come on, baby, do" it
    DD: $1,400 27
On Feb. 11, 1805 Jean Baptiste Charbonneau was born to this Shoshone woman at Fort Mandan, North Dakota
    $1200 9
It has a 3-letter title in the King James version
    $1200 21
Director David Lean makes a cameo as a motorcyclist on the far bank of this man-made Egyptian waterway
    $1200 13
...is a Flemish giant one of these furry mammals that weighs almost 20 pounds
    $1200 16
After stepping onto this platform to testify, you'll be asked to raise your right hand
    $1200 3
12-letter disease causing the bones of older women to become abnormally fragile
    $1600 28
A Nebraska town is named for this Sioux chief & native son who had a twin brother named Roaring Cloud
    DD: $2,000 10
It says, "Salute Andronicus" & "Salute Asyncritus"
    $1600 22
Lawrence is sent to help Prince Faisal, played by this future "Star Wars" actor
    $1600 25
...is one of these colorful fishes, also called "Siamese fighting fish"
    $1600 17
This fitness nut from Wisconsin has given new fame to the alternating shoulder press & the rest of the P90X workout
    $1600 4
Tediously unvarying & literally one-note, this is getting...
    $2000 29
In 1720 the Tuscarora tribe left North Carolina for N.Y. & soon became the 6th member of this confederacy
    $2000 11
It's the first named for a woman
    $2000 23
Lawrence & Arab irregulars take this now Jordanian city via the land as the guns there "face the sea"
    $2000 30
...is a pair of these large blue-eyed cats, Ann & Andy, who go limp & floppy when you pick them up
    $2000 18
Adjective for one with personal magnetism, or for Christian churches where inspired worshipers raise their hands
    $2000 5
A word whose sound is imitative of the sound it refers to, like hoot

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Whitney Drew Kate
$9,600 $16,400 $11,600

Final Jeopardy! Round

BORN & DIED
He was born in 1728 in Yorkshire, England & died in a skirmish February 14, 1779 in Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii

Final scores:

Whitney Drew Kate
$11,601 $23,201 $19,201
3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Whitney Drew Kate
$9,600 $16,200 $13,600
16 R,
3 W
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
20 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $39,400

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