Show #6935 - Friday, November 7, 2014

Contestants

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Jennifer Healy, a training system manager from Hilliard, Ohio

Cyle Anderson, a school service assistant from Detroit, Michigan

Charles Brower, a senior managing editor from Durham, North Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

GEOGRAPHY BY THE BOOK
ANNUAL EVENTS
THANKS FOR THE KIND WORDS
WHAT DO YOU MEASURE?
A TOP 10 HIT TWICE
THE REAGAN LIBRARY
(Kelly: A few pieces of the world the 40th president lived in and changed.)
    $200 6
Set on a coffee plantation:
"Out of ____"
    $200 11
You're looking at the word "month" as in the phrase "January is National" this "Literacy Month"
    $200 22
You do this delicate word to your resignation as you offer it
    $200 13
Protractor
    $200 1
"Star Wars Theme":
Meco & this composer of the theme, both in 1977
    $200 21
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA.) This fine china was among the White House dinnerware used in the formal state dinners hosted by the Reagans; the first, in 1981, & the last, in 1988, both honored this world leader, who was accompanied by her husband Denis
    $400 7
A classic:
"A Tree Grows in ____"
    $400 12
Bow to yer partner, & to yer corner... allemande left into Sept., now I'll bet yer gonna remember... Sept. is Intl. this month
    $400 23
Meaning courteous, it's a bit oxymoronic when it refers to a type of "war"
    $400 16
Roentgenometer:
the intensity of these
    $400 2
"California Girls":
The Beach Boys in 1965 & this lead singer of Van Halen in 1985
    $400 27
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA..) This briefcase that goes everywhere the president goes, including here on Air Force One, contains the codes needed to order the Pentagon to launch atomic weapons; known as the president's emergency satchel, it's been nicknamed this sports term
    $600 8
Forster told of a culture clash:
"A Passage to ____"
    $600 14
Feb. 6 is this "fowl" day feting the adoption of the 20th Amendment shortening the time from election to inauguration
    $600 24
This 8-letter word meaning friendly & agreeable often precedes "divorce"
    $600 17
Spirometer:
the capacity of these in the body
    $600 3
"Always On My Mind":
Willie Nelson in 1982 & this British synth-pop dance duo in 1988
    $600 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA.) Ronald Reagan held four major summit meetings with Mikhail Gorbachev that led to the signing of the INF Treaty; it was during the 1986 Reykjavik Summit that Reagan began using the old Russian proverb "trust, but..." do this
    $800 9
Michael Chabon:
"The Mysteries of ____"
    $800 15
Frankenstein Day is celebrated on August 30 in honor of her birthday
    $800 25
Meaning merciful, it describes good weather; in a kind words category, we need it without the "in" at the start
    $800 18
Anemometer:
the speed of this
    $800 4
"Emotion":
Samantha Sang in 1978 & this female R&B group in 2001
    $800 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA.) The stateroom on Air Force One allowed Reagan to work in private while traveling, like in 1982, en route to a meeting of this economic group that in 2014 went back to its original alphanumeric name
    $1000 10
A thriller by Le Carre:
"The Tailor of ____"
    $1000 20
As far as piday.org is concerned, that event falls on this date, of course
    $1000 26
Before "society", it denotes sympathy for animals & their treatment
    $1000 19
Pluviometer
(not getting much use in California)
    $1000 5
"Lady Marmalade":
LaBelle in 1975 & this lady with Lil' Kim, Maya & Pink in 2001
    DD: $200 30
(Kelly of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA.) On August 19, 1981, an international incident occurred when two U.S. Navy F-14s flying patrol over the Gulf of Sidra were attacked by two fighter jets flown by this country; the Tomcats returned fire, downing both enemy aircraft

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

Charles Cyle Jennifer
$2,800 $400 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Cyle Jennifer
$3,200 $4,600 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

A GAMBOL THROUGH THE GAMBIA
IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD
4-LETTER TV SHOW TITLES
AGES & ERAS
WINE GRAPES
3 "D"
(Alex: The "D" in quotation marks. There will be 3 of them in each correct response.)
    $400 22
Gambia's capital, Banjul, was established in 1816 as a military post to suppress this trade
    $400 1
The CPF, or Cleft this Foundation, works to aid those affected by craniofacial birth defects
    $400 4
Since 2009 dozens of songs from this TV show have made the Top 40
    $400 3
Kodiak bears were isolated from the brown bears of the mainland since the last of these about 12,000 years ago
    $400 21
In the names of 3 common grapes it can be found in front of "gris", "noir", or "blanc"
    $400 14
Ectothermic, like reptiles (& murderers)
    $800 27
Some 90% of Gambians practice this religion
    $800 2
If I had a malleus, a bone in the middle ear (& I do!), I'd know its name is Latin for this
    $800 5
All's fare in taking a ride with Alex, Elaine & the gang on this show
    $800 11
F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote "Tales of" this age, basically synonymous with the Roaring Twenties
    $800 23
Robert Mondavi found a new lease on life for this varietal when he started calling it fume blanc instead of this
    $800 15
AAA encourages motorists to pick one of these sober people to get the others home
    $1200 9
In your first set of teeth, these puppies are between your lateral incisors & first molars
    $1200 6
Hey, "Bad boys! Whatcha gonna do when" these title TV guys come for you?
    $1200 12
The 1890s were the start of this U.S. era whose names signifies moving forward
    $1200 24
Spelled with an "I" or a "Y", this word follows "petite" in the name of a red wine
    $1200 16
A supplement or appendix at the back of a book
    $1600 10
Lying below the occipital lobe of the cerebrum, it makes up about 10% of the human brain's total volume
    $1600 7
In 2014 this PBS series covered the topics "Why Sharks Attack" & "Ghosts of Murdered Kings"
    $1600 13
The Paleozoic era was immediately followed by this era
    $1600 25
The 2nd most planted red grape in California is this, most of which is made into a blush wine
    $1600 17
It's the 5-syllable adjective that describes the house seen here
    DD: $2,000 19
Your eardrum would rupture if this tube did not open when air pressure changes suddenly due to varying altitude
    $2000 8
Jump in & hold on! This '70s show's theme song is heard here
    DD: $2,000 20
While organizing antiquities at a museum, Christian Thomasen came up with these 3 "ages" to arrange the displays
    $2000 26
Johannisberg was commonly found in front of the name of this varietal until labeling laws phased it out in the U.S. in 2006
    $2000 18
She was married to Charlie Chaplin, Burgess Meredith & Erich Maria Remarque

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Cyle Jennifer
$12,400 $4,200 $8,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

SPORTS LOGOS
This NFL team's logo is the only one that is a plant

Final scores:

Charles Cyle Jennifer
$7,500 $1,200 $17,001
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $17,001

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Charles Cyle Jennifer
$16,400 $5,000 $8,600
23 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $30,000

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