Show #6717 - Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Rani Peffer game 6.

Contestants

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Janel Stogdill, a homeschool mom from Valrico, Florida

Mike Nickel, a social worker from St. Louis, Missouri

Rani Peffer, a corporate finance manager from Crittenden, Kentucky (whose 5-day cash winnings total $68,701)

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Jeopardy! Round

LITERATURA EN ESPAƑOL
(Alex: You have to give us the English words.)
DOOHICKEYS
TOMB SERVICE
FOOD WORDS CREATED IN THE AMERICAS
OUT OF WHAT?
(Laura Osnes: It's the magic of...)
CINDERELLA ON BROADWAY
    $200 13
A Dickens classic:
"Grandes Esperanzas"
    $200 10
Also one of the senses, it's that little metal notch on a rifle barrel that helps you aim
    $200 21
He died in 1924 & is entombed in Red Square; an electric pump was inserted in his body to maintain constant humidity
    $200 7
Avocado is from the Nahuatl, as is this dip made with avocado, tomato, onion & spices
    $200 1
An attorney not following court rules, or what a broken vending machine is
    $200 5
(The star of Cinderella, Laura Osnes, gives us the clue from the New York Broadway Theatre.) In costumes by William Ivey Long, I'm magically transformed from a poor servant girl to a princess ready for the ball; however, the magic all wears off at this hour
    $400 14
A classic:
"La Letra Escarlata"
    $400 12
The raised connector for the positive side of a car battery
    $400 22
(CNN correspondent Sumnima Udas delivers the clue.) Completed in 1570, Delhi's Humayun tomb inspired design of this other example of Mughal architecture built in Agra in the next century
    $400 8
This nut from the state tree of Texas is a Southern pie staple
    $400 2
"Out of" this sense means unhip or no longer in contact with
    $400 11
(Kelly of the Clue Crew gives us the clue from the Broadway Theatre in New York.) After making her dramatic Act II entrance, this magical character sings the motivational "There's Music In You"
    $600 15
Yo ho ho:
"La Isla del Tesoro"
    $600 18
Those ridges on a bolt that a nut screws onto
    $600 23
This wall-building emperor's cylindrical tomb in Rome later served as a fortress & is now a museum
    $600 9
5-letter word for meat in strips that has been preserved by drying
    $600 3
If you're "out of breath" you may also be "out of" this; if you're angry you're "bent" out of this
    $600 27
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives us the clue from the horse-drawn carriage on the set of Cinderella in the Broadway Theatre in New York.) Cinderella makes her way to the ball in a carriage pulled by 4 white horses that used to be these creatures
    $800 16
Be Wells-read:
"La Maquina del Tiempo"
    $800 26
The 3-letter mouthpiece of a horse's bridle
    DD: $1,500 24
This writer's tomb in Amiens, France was featured on the masthead of Amazing Stories magazine for many years
    $800 19
It's a type of pepper, or the dish of the pepper ground with chopped onion, bell pepper, kidney beans & tomatoes
    $800 4
Clothing phrase for a cash expenditure that wasn't in the budget
    $800 28
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows us several costumes backstage at the Broadway Theatre in New York.) Some of the Tony Award-winning costumes in "Cinderella" were inspired by the gowns of this Medici woman, the mother of 3 kings
    $1000 17
Beloved by girls:
"Mujercitas"
    $1000 30
That "CE" key on calculators... what's it stand for again?
    $1000 25
This mausoleum with 150-foot ceilings stands in Riverside Park in Manhattan
    $1000 20
When it means "to flatten", it's from the French; when it's a fruit that's in the gourd family, it's from the Narragansett
    $1000 6
Unacceptable, or no longer in the queue
    $1000 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew strolls through the set of Cinderella in the Broadway Theatre in New York.) While Broadway's "Cinderella" has a clever & witty new book by Douglas Carter Beane, he drew on the original story by this French fairy tale author

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

Rani Mike Janel
$2,600 $1,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rani Mike Janel
$6,200 $1,300 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE FRENCH & INDIAN WAR
SCIENCE NEWS
'80s ONE-HIT WONDERS
4-SYLLABLE WORDS
DRIVING IN EUROPE
THE "VILLE" OF THE PEOPLE
    $400 6
The Treaty of Paris of 1763 ended the French & Indian War as well as this larger global conflict
    $400 18
In 2013 the Supreme Court ruled that human ones can't be patented, though synthetic versions can
    $400 1
This actor in 1987, doing a little moonlighting with "Respect Yourself"
    $400 12
The games or series of games that get 4 competitors down to the last 2
    $400 11
The post-WWII revival of the German auto industry centered on this "people's car"
    $800 7
The British won the 1759 battle for this Canadian city & protected it from recapture 7 months later
    $800 19
This ability, in which humans (notably named Seaver & Elway) excel, helped our hunting & thus our evolution
    $800 2
Lipps, Inc. in 1980, asking, "Won't you take me to..."
    $800 14
Since cars first met wet roads, drivers have had problems with loss of control due to this event, as seen here
    $800 13
This maker of the A6 bears the Latin translation of the founder's name
    DD: $2,000 8
In 1758 the British captured Fort Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island, thus gaining access to this vital river
    $1200 20
The X-ray type of this beam is advancing medical imaging, like modeling an enzyme that counteracts sleeping sickness
    $1200 3
Toni Basil in 1982, with her song about this fine guy who blew her mind
    $1200 23
Term coined in the early '60s for a 2-piece bathing suit with the top piece missing
    $1200 15
In 1959 the cars of this Swedish company were the first to make a 3-point safety belt standard
    $1200 27
Established in 1960, the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center helped stimulate the growth of this Alabama city
    $1600 9
In the 1750s the British expelled most of these French peasants from the maritime provinces
    $1600 21
A newly discovered body part, Dua's layer is in this part of the eye that along with the lens does the focusing
    $1600 4
Vangelis, with his theme from this movie
    $1600 28
The artwork seen here depicts this of St. Jerome
    DD: $2,500 16
This little 1959 car was built because of the Suez fuel crisis; a British race car driver soon put his own stamp on it
    $1600 25
The site of a World's Fair, this city serves as a gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    $2000 10
This Indian confederacy that controlled Upstate New York sided with the British
    $2000 22
The scarily named "antimatter gun" fires bursts of these particles sometimes called antielectrons
    $2000 5
This actor, then starring as Frisco on "General Hospital", with "All I Need"
    $2000 24
This word for intricate or complicated literally means "having overlapping folds"
    $2000 17
In Germany the fastest road is an Autobahn; in Italy it's this toll road also starting with "auto"
    $2000 26
This city that's home to the main campus of the U. of Arkansas was occupied by Union troops during the Civil War

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rani Mike Janel
$14,600 $20,200 -$1,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

AUTHORS
An international airport in Jamaica is named for this author who set many of his stories of the 1950s & 1960s there

Final scores:

Rani Mike Janel
$1 $29,210 -$1,800
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $29,210 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Rani Mike Janel
$14,600 $20,000 -$1,800
20 R,
2 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
7 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $32,800

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