Show #6985 - Friday, January 16, 2015

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Nicholas Bérubé, an architect originally from State College, Pennsylvania

Mehmet Berker, a graphic designer and program manager from

Amanda Boitano, a 10th grade English teacher originally from Smithtown, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $30,401)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

MORE THAN ONE MEANING
DESCRIBING THE SHAKESPEARE PLAY
EUROPEAN PAINTERS
ACTORS & THEIR OSCAR-WINNING ROLES
"DOWN" & "OUT"
IN BEVERLY HILLS
    $200 2
A rasp or a Rolodex
    $200 1
3 gals predict big things for the title guy; he's iffy but his wife has big plans; both learn to be careful what you wish for
    $200 13
Shortly after his 1609 marriage, this artist known for his voluptuous women painted himself & his young wife Isabella
    $200 18
Alright, alright, alright, for 2013, these 2 guys for their roles as Ron & Rayon in "Dallas Buyers Club"
    $200 4
Hyphenated term used to describe someone practical & realistic
    $400 3
A heart or a Hammond
    $400 10
Title guy denies a promotion to his aide; aide gets revenge-y; title guy gives new meaning to the term "death bed"
    $400 14
In the 1770s he painted cartoons, or preliminary paintings, for tapestries for the Spanish crown
    $400 19
1993:
Tom Hanks as Andrew Beckett, a lawyer with AIDS, in this movie
    $400 5
A temporary loss of consciousness, or utter darkness caused by a massive power outage
    $600 9
A type of fastener, or a community's basic food
    DD: $2,000 15
The plot? Potters plot; mid-March gets dangerous; main plotter ends up committing Strato-cide
    $600 23
A wagon is the subject of "The Hay Wain", an 1821 work by this English landscape painter
    $600 20
2005:
This actor as Truman Capote
    $600 6
One of Syfy's most watched shows is the WWE's Friday Night this
    $600 27
A 1920s mayor, he said "Congress--every time they make a joke, it's a law, & every time they make a law it's a joke"
    $800 11
A deep red color, or what a pirate might do to a captive instead of giving him the deep six
    $800 16
Buckingham gets the boot from the palace, as does a wife; title guy is not a cardinal fan; on to wife 2!
    $800 24
"The Cardinal" by this master, who was born 31 years after Leonardo but died just one year after him, is based on the "Mona Lisa"
    $800 21
1969:
John Wayne as this grumpy U.S. marshal in "True Grit"
    $800 7
For Butch Cassidy, Hole in the Wall in Wyoming was one of these
    $800 26
You may recognize the Beverly Hills hotel known as "The Pink Palace" from the cover of a 1976 album from this band
    $1000 12
A lively country dance, or a projectionist's spool
    $1000 17
It's totally goth; act I, scene 1 sees the title Roman kill his son & the deaths don't stop; ends with the worst dinner ever
    $1000 28
In 1912 he went to Paris to learn Cubism; in 1914 he returned to the Netherlands & showed his 16 new works
    $1000 22
1983:
This actor as a country singer in "Tender Mercies"
    $1000 8
In 1920 H.G. Wells turned to nonfiction & published one of these "of History"
    $1000 25
In Asia, Laos, Burma & Thailand form this geometric area; in Beverly Hills, it's Canon Dr., Wilshire & Santa Monica Blvd.

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

Amanda Mehmet Nicholas
$4,000 -$400 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Mehmet Nicholas
$4,600 $2,600 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

ARCHITECTURE & BUILDING
COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD
SUPER BOWLERS
THE 17th CENTURY
M.I.A.
OPPOSITES
    $400 8
In the 1870s Francois Hennebique pioneered the use of reinforced this in building construction
    $400 11
What was Rhodesia on a 1975 map is called this now
    $400 24
In 1647 astronomer Johannes Hevelius published "Selenographia", an atlas of the surface of this
    $400 21
The opposite of straighten, as a noun it's found in a river
    $800 9
Music students are among the users of the exhibition hall seen here in this country's Anhui Province
    $800 1
Linguistically & geographically, it's closer to Finland than are the other 2 Baltic republics
    $800 5
This 16th century reformer is said to have built a bowling lane for his kids when he wasn't busy nailing theses
    $800 13
In the Kalmar War these 2 countries fought over a region that is now part of northern Norway
    $800 25
The opposite of scarce, it starts with the first 2 letfers of the alphabet
    $1200 10
An alteration of a French word for "frame", it's the frame holding the panes of a window or door
    $1200 3
You don't need to brush up your Spanish to visit this northernmost Central American country
    $1200 6
Earl Anthony & Johnny Petraglia were this kind of bowler that, despite what some say, doesn't have a natural hook
    $1200 14
The peasants uprising led by Li Zicheng ended this Chinese dynasty in 1644
    $1200 15
The first child born to English parents in the New World, she disappeared along with the rest of Roanoke Colony
    $1600 22
This simplest form of vault consists of a single continuous arch
    $1600 2
"Western" was attached to the name of this Pacific island nation when it gained independence in 1962
    $1600 7
This term for a bowler derives not from the beer container by the lane but from an old German word for "club"
    DD: $2,000 17
Under the Treaty of Karlowitz of 1699, most of Hungary was ceded to this country by the Ottoman Empire
    $1600 16
This "Devil's Dictionary" wit went down Mexico way in 1913 & vanished without an adios
    DD: $2,600 20
This 11-letter compound word sounds like it means miser, but it's the opposite
    $2000 23
In the early 1500s, this country's Manueline architecture used nautical motifs like chains & ropes
    $2000 4
In area this European coastal principality is about 3 times the size of the Mall in Washington, D.C.
    $2000 12
It's easy as 1-2-3: this ABC was organized September 9, 1895 in New York City
    $2000 18
After coming down from Canada, in 1605 he & his party became the first Frenchmen to visit the site of Boston
    $2000 19
He & climbing partner Sandy Irvine disappeared on Mt. Everest in June 1924; his body was found 75 years later

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Mehmet Nicholas
$1,200 $7,000 $10,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

EPITAPHS
His headstone in Rome reads in part: "This grave contains all that was mortal, of a young English poet"

Final scores:

Amanda Mehmet Nicholas
$0 $4,601 $6,800
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $6,800

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Amanda Mehmet Nicholas
$4,400 $7,000 $10,800
11 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
4 W
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $22,200

[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.