Show #6931 - Monday, November 3, 2014

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Casey LaPlante, a high school media specialist from Enfield, Connecticut

Conor Sullivan, a Jesuit volunteer and gym teacher from Hingham, Massachusetts

Ryan Alley, a patent attorney from Alexandria, Virginia (whose 3-day cash winnings total $56,800)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THAT'S BANANAS!
TROPHIES
THE ART OF DEATH
ALSO AN ASTEROID
WHAT A WONDERFUL "WORLD"
BLACK'S LAW DICTIONARY SAYS...
    $200 25
In this dessert the banana is prepared with 3 ice cream scoops, syrups, whipped cream & a cherry
    $200 12
Tony Dorsett, Bo Jackson & Carson Palmer are among winners of this football trophy
    $200 13
In the artwork seen here, this composer is directing his "Requiem" on his deathbed
    $200 4
The son who flew too near the sun
    $200 6
Line that begins Shakespeare's "Seven Ages of Man" speech from "As You Like It"
    $200 1
This is "the offense of attempting to overthrow the government of the state to which one owes allegiance"
    $400 14
Known for his historic realism, Paul Delaroche depicted events like the 1603 end of this queen's 45-year reign
    $400 5
"Flowery" part of the eye
    $400 18
The song "We Are Young" by fun. uses this idiom meaning to do great deeds & gain fame
    $400 2
Any "serious crime... punishable by imprisonment for more than one year or by death... examples include burglary"
    $600 15
"Death of Socrates" exemplifies this master's neoclassical style
    $600 9
The greatest Greek warrior of the Trojan War
    $600 19
Cory & Topanga from a 1990s sitcom have a daughter in this 2014 show from Disney
    $600 3
An "aider" assists in a crime; this is "an instigator... who promotes... a crime to be committed"
    $800 23
First played in 1903, this event got an official piece of hardware, the Commissioner's Trophy, in 1967
    DD: $2,200 16
Daniel MacLise painted the death of this naval commander 60 years after his heroic passing
    $800 10
This voluptuous horror movie hostess who was more bare than scare
    $800 20
"My DVR only records 2 shows at a time" is one of these, including a phrase for the industrialized countries
    $800 7
I proclaim it is "The act by which one who was unfree... is rendered free, or set at liberty and made his own master"
    $1000 24
At Brennan's in New Orleans, the recipe for this banana dish says, "tip the pan slightly to ignite the rum"
    $1000 22
For 7 of the Maple Leafs' Stanley Cups, this man was manager; the playoff MVP trophy is now named for him
    $1000 17
"Tod und Leben", "Death and Life" by this Austrian, shows his Art Nouveau tendencies
    $1000 11
It's paired with Guadalupe in the name of a Mexico City neighborhood
    $1000 21
The 2 words that follow "BBC" in the name of a global radio network
    $1000 8
It is "a knowing misrepresentation of the truth... to induce another to act to his or her detriment"

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

Ryan Conor Casey
$4,200 $1,200 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Conor Casey
$1,600 $2,600 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

NOVELS
AROUND AFRICA
ROPE
THE PSILENT LETTER
C.I.A. DIRECTORS
FBI DIRECTORS
(Alex: But that category has a bit of a twist. You have to identify the director of a motion picture that was made about the FBI.)
    $400 1
The prologue of this novel is called "The Bite of the Raptor"
    $400 2
In French, this nation is Afrique du Sud
    $400 7
Muhammad Ali used this strategy by leaning against the ropes while George Foreman got tired punching him
    $400 9
J.K. Rowling's is Robert Galbraith
    $400 20
This brother of John Foster Dulles resigned as C.I.A. director in 1961 after the Bay of Pigs failure
    $400 23
"Catch Me If You Can"
    $800 3
He narrates "The Catcher in the Rye"
    $800 4
While this empire controlled Libya, it was part of the region known as Africa Nova
    $800 17
The first synthetic fiber rope was made of this & used for glider tow ropes & parachute cords in World War II
    $800 10
Here's the drill; this adjective is associated with tires or pertains to air, gases or wind
    $800 22
Once President Clinton's Chief of Staff, he served as Secretary of Defense & C.I.A. director in the Obama administration
    $800 24
"American Hustle"
    $1200 11
He wrote "I, the Jury" in less than 3 weeks & introduced us all to Mike Hammer
    DD: $2,000 5
Gazing from space at Victoria Falls, we're looking at the border of these two nations that start with the same letter
    $1200 18
The name of this largest island in the Ryukyus is Japanese for "rope in the sea", referring to its shape
    $1200 13
Time to deal with the heartbreak of this skin disease marked by scaly patches
    $1200 28
This general resigned as director in 2012 after a little bit of hanky panky came to light in the press
    $1200 25
"The Silence of the Lambs"
    $1600 12
This 1961 novel is about an Air Force bombardier named Yossarian
    $1600 6
It's the second-largest desert in Africa
    $1600 19
The Dutch gave us this word meaning a mop made of rope or yarn that's used for cleaning a ship's deck
    $1600 15
The state bird of Alaska, the willow this, has feathers on its feet
    DD: $500 29
Appointed by Gerald Ford, he's the only man to serve as both C.I.A. director & U.S. president
    $1600 26
"Face/Off"
    $2000 14
John Galt stops the motor of the world in this Ayn Rand novel
    $2000 8
Governing for the Ottoman sultan, the khedive was the title of the ruler of this North African nation until 1914
    $2000 21
From the abaca plant in the Philippines, the natural fiber most often used in ropes is called this type of "hemp"
    $2000 16
What's now called food poisoning was once named for this stinky substance made by bacteria during putrefaction
    $2000 30
An Air Force base on California's Central Coast is named for this general & 1940s C.I.A. director
    $2000 27
"Dog Day Afternoon"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Conor Casey
-$2,400 $6,600 $6,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

SCIENTISTS
Accepting his 1922 Nobel Prize in Stockholm, he spoke of "the intellectual solidarity" in the Scandinavian countries

Final scores:

Ryan Conor Casey
-$2,400 $2,200 $5,000
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ryan Conor Casey
-$200 $8,600 $7,000
13 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,400

[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.