Show #4376 - Monday, September 22, 2003

2003 Back to School Week game 1.
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Contestants

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Aaron Sauter, a sixth-grader from New Hope, Pennsylvania

Jake Logan, from Fort Washington, Maryland

Mariah Black, from Canal Winchester, Ohio

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Jeopardy! Round

BODIES OF WATER
THE NAME GAME
"R" MOVIES
AT THE BEACH
DRESSING UP
HOMOPHONES
    $200 1
Covering 64 million square miles, it's the largest ocean in the world
    $200 13
Actress Diaz' name, it means "crooked nose"
    $200 6
It was the first film in which Harrison Ford played Dr. Henry Jones, Jr.
    $200 11
(Sofia of the Clue Crew presents from the beach.) It's named for what it was doing before it washed up on the beach, and you can use it to build a fire
    $200 21
Classy earrings & bracelets are made with the small seed type of this gem from the ocean
    $200 26
Enjoyed a book, or a primary color
    $400 2
Saltier than any ocean, the Great Salt Lake is the largest lake in this western U.S. State
    $400 14
Young actress Larson, or a type of cheese
    $400 7
It was the 2002 sequel to Disney's 1953 classic "Peter Pan"
    $400 12
Water binds grains of sand using surface tension; that'll help you build this, complete with moat
    $400 22
A 1998 Harvard study found a link between arthritis of the knee & this type of women's shoe
    $400 27
Moved like the wind, or a primary color
    $600 3
Important rivers in this country include the Huang He & the Yangtze
    $600 15
This first name of model Harlow means "peace" in Hebrew
    $600 8
In this 2003 film the Pickles meet the Thornberrys
    $600 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the beach)This word can mean part of a touchdown celebration in football, or this volleyball move
    $600 23
For a fancy event, dress up in white tie & these, which animals have but humans usually don't
    $600 28
A penny, or mailed a letter
    $800 4
The Strait of Dover connects this channel with the North Sea
    $800 16
There's no doubt this Welsh name belonging to No Doubt's singer means "fair"
    $800 9
In this 2002 film Dennis Quaid played a high school baseball coach who tries out for the big leagues
    $800 19
"Celebrate the sun" in safety with the brand of sunblock called this "Boat"
    $800 24
A bride may wear a tiara to keep this clothing item in place
    $800 29
Walk through water, or determined the heaviness of something
    DD: $400 5
This river stretches 4,160 miles from Burundi to the Mediterranean Sea
    $1000 17
It's the first male name in "20,001 Names for Baby"
    $1000 10
In this 2000 film Tulio & Miguel, 2 swindlers, get their hands on a map to a fabled city of gold
    $1000 20
(Sofia of the Clue Crew presents from the beach)This board, similar to a boogie board, is named for the milky way you move across the water on it
    $1000 25
Centuries ago the length of this long, trailing part of a dress indicated social rank

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

Mariah Jake Aaron
$200 $2,200 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mariah Jake Aaron
$1,200 $5,000 $5,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

SCIENTISTS & iNVENTORS
WHERE'D YOU GO ON VACATION
THREE'S A CROWD
PEACE OUT
OPERA SCARES ME
"EAK"!
    $400 6
In 1902 he began working at the Swiss Patent Office; his theory of relativity came 3 years later
    $400 1
... to Hannibal, Missouri, where we saw this author's boyhood home, & an actual cave featured in his "Tom Sawyer"
    $400 24
The Nina, Pinta & Santa Maria were under his command
    $400 19
In an 1898 peace treaty, this country had to give up Cuba -- that's what you get for messing with Uncle Sam
    $400 11
Rimsky-Korsakov wrote an opera about this Czar who was so scary people called him "the terrible"
    $400 14
A bird's bill
    $800 7
For his "enlightening" inventions, he was called the "Wizard of Menlo Park"
    $800 2
... to Washington, D.C., where we got to tour this agency's headquarters & see its ten most wanted list
    $800 25
In cartoons, his nephews are Huey, Dewey & Louie
    $800 20
A treaty signed in San Francisco in 1951 officially ended the war with this Pearl Harbor attacker
    $800 12
"Under the Double Moon" takes place on Undine, a watery one of these (We think it must be like Neptune)
    $800 15
An antonym of strong
    $1200 8
In March 1876 he received a patent for an apparatus for "transmitting vocal or other sounds"
    $1200 3
... "Down Under" to this country, where we got to explore the Great Barrier Reef
    $1200 26
Unnamed in the Bible, these visitors to the baby Jesus are traditionally aka Balthasar, Melchior & Gaspar
    $1200 21
n 1865 his second inaugural address asked for "a just and lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations"
    $1200 13
In a famous comic opera from 1930, this facial feature gets detached from its owner & "runs" away
    $1200 16
A short, shrill sound made by a mouse or a hinge
    DD: $2,000 9
On Dec. 17, 1903, in North Carolina, they took 4 quick trips -- the shortest, 12 sec.; the longest, 59 sec.
    $1600 4
... over Christmas, to California, where on January 1 we attended this famous football game in Pasadena
    $1600 27
In a nursery rhyme, the butcher, the baker & the candlestick maker are the 3 men in one of these
    $1600 22
In 1669 Clement IX, holder of this position, made peace in a religious battle within France
    $1600 29
In Wagner's "Ring" cycle, Fafner is a big scary giant who turns into one of these fire-breathing mythical beasts
    $1600 17
The pointed top of a mountain, or the mountain itself
    $2000 10
In 1666, using a prism, this English scientist discovered that sunlight is made up of different colors
    $2000 5
... to Grand Rapids, Michigan, where we visited this former President's library & museum
    DD: $4,000 28
Literature's Athos, Porthos & Aramis were this swashbuckling trio
    $2000 23
David Trimble & John Hume won the Nobel Peace Prize for their work in the northern part of this island
    $2000 30
In "The Ghosts of Versailles", the ghost of this French queen moans about losing her head on the guillotine
    $2000 18
Dismal & depressing, like the title "house" in a Dickens novel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mariah Jake Aaron
$2,400 $20,200 $13,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

U.S. CITIES
John Singleton Copley's portrait of Paul Revere hangs in the Museum of Fine Arts in this city

Final scores:

Mariah Jake Aaron
$4,800 $26,601 $10,000
3rd place: $1,000 + Classroom Jeopardy! + a $1,000 Dell Computer gift certificate Winner: $26,601 + Classroom Jeopardy! + a $1,000 Dell Computer gift certificate 2nd place: $2,000 + Classroom Jeopardy! + a $1,000 Dell Computer gift certificate

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Mariah Jake Aaron
$2,400 $18,400 $13,800
6 R,
2 W
22 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W
19 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $34,600

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