Show #1880 - Friday, November 6, 1992

Tom Nosek game 4.

Contestants

Jay Jurkowitz, a neurologist originally from Scranton, Pennsylvania

Mike Horner, a music agent originally from Washington, D.C.

Tom Nosek, an aerospace engineer originally from Chicago, Illinois (whose 3-day cash winnings total $43,800)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS GEMINIS
COOKING
ANIMAL GROUPS
EUROPEAN HISTORY
MOVIE MISSES
CALL ME "MR."
    $100 11
This author was born May 22, 1859, so you don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to deduce that he was a Gemini
    $100 30
To make a Charlotte Russe, line your mold with these cakes named for "feminine digits"
    $100 6
A group of pups; people often choose the runt of it
    $100 1
Under this empire, Spain was part of the province of Hispania
    $100 21
She's the miss in the title of the film that won "Best Picture" March 26, 1990
    $100 16
In the first message sent by telephone, Alexander Graham Bell told this assistant to "Come here"
    $200 12
Since Gemini is an air sign, it's fitting that this Gemini wrote "Blowin' in the Wind"
    $200 26
A dish described as a la nicoise is prepared in the style of this city
    $200 7
A rafter of these birds is sold every November
    $200 2
The Congress of Vienna gave this country 3 more cantons that had been under French control
    $200 22
In a 1982 film she was Miss Mona, owner & operator of the Chicken Ranch
    $200 17
He owned the vegetable garden invaded by Peter Rabbit
    $300 13
This British consort is a Gemini, as was his great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria
    $300 27
If a recipe tells you to cook potatoes in these, it means in their skins, not in little coats
    $300 8
A convocation is a group of these national symbols
    $300 3
Britain captured this strategic Iberian promontory in 1704
    $300 23
In this 1969 film Maggie Smith held sway over a group of schoolgirls in Edinburgh
    $300 18
He first asked women not to squeeze the Charmin in a mid-'60s commercial shot in Flushing, N.Y.
    $400 14
Louisiana observes this Gemini president's birthday as Confederate Memorial Day
    $400 29
These peas with a "wintry" name are often found in Chinese dishes
    $400 9
This group of frog relatives has a unusual term—knot
    $400 4
In June 1791 this king fled but was caught at Varennes & returned to Paris
    $400 24
In a 1953 remake of "Rain", Rita Hayworth played this title "Miss"
    $400 19
Robert Taft's longtime advocacy of conservative policies earned him this nickname
    $500 15
The Boston Strangler Albert DeSalvo had this Gemini man on his case as his lawyer
    $500 28
This expensive yellow spice is a key ingredient in risotto alla Milanese
    $500 10
It's the group term common to bees & eels
    DD: $500 5
In 1965 he succeeded Gheorghiu-Dej as head of the Romanian communist party
    $500 25
In a 1989 film Holly Hunter entered a contest on the Fourth of July to try to win this title
    $500 20
In books by J.P. Marquand, he was Japan's number one secret agent

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Tom Mike Jay
$800 $700 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Mike Jay
$2,800 $500 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 20th CENTURY
ISLANDS
SICKNESS & HEALTH
WEATHER
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
PULITZER PRIZES
    $200 2
This country's 1988 bicentennial celebration was protested by the Aborigines
    $200 16
Some 17th century maps show this Massachusetts island as Martin's Vineyard
    $200 3
Discovered in 1928, it was the first antibiotic
    $200 1
The largest one of these in the U.S. was 17 1/2" in circumference & fell near Coffeeville, Kansas, in 1970
    $200 21
The personal computer designed by Steven Jobs & Steve Wozniak was the cornerstone of this company
    $200 26
In 1975 this "Doonesbury" creator won the Pulitzer for Editorial Cartooning
    $400 4
In 1975 his son Gen. Chiang Ching-kuo succeeded him as head of Taiwan
    $400 17
Unalaska is the second-largest island of this chain
    $400 5
The "A" form of this inflammation of the liver is usually caused by contaminated food & water
    $400 9
Air pressure is measured by a vacuum chamber, not mercury, in the aneroid type of this instrument
    $400 22
For a while, Studebaker & this bus company left the designing to Raymond Loewy
    $400 27
"The Fate of Liberty", a book about this 19th century president & civil liberties, won the 1992 prize for History
    $600 10
In 1990 he became chancellor of the united Germany
    $600 18
At the time of Alfred Dreyfus' imprisonment on this island off French Guiana, it was virtually uninhabited
    $600 6
In 1991 this bacterial infection of the small intestine caused over 2,000 deaths in Peru
    $600 13
In 1964 photographs of hurricane Cleo were taken by Nimbus I, a new generation of this
    $600 23
In 1934 Walter Teague designed the Baby Brownie, one of these simple-to-use items
    $600 28
Author & humorist Dave Barry won the 1988 prize for Commentary for this Florida paper
    $800 11
In 1972 he became the first American world chess champion
    $800 19
Discovered by James Cook on the eve of December 25, 1777, this island became part of Kiribati in 1979
    $800 7
Measles is known medically as rubeola, German measles as this
    $800 14
Light winds occur in these "latitudes" between the prevailing westerlies & the trade winds
    $800 24
From the Greek for "work", it's the science of designing work-place furniture to reduce operator fatigue
    $800 29
According to the title, it was the "Subject" of Frank Gilroy's 1964 Pulitzer-winning play
    $1000 12
In 1956 this Italian liner sank after being rammed by the Stockholm, a Swedish liner
    $1000 20
Viti Levu is the largest of the more than 300 islands which make up this country in the South Pacific
    DD: $1,000 8
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a disease of the nervous system, is also called this
    $1000 15
Used to measure wind speed, it usually has 3 or 4 cups which rotate on a spindle
    DD: $1,500 25
This Bauhaus founder is called "The Father of Industrial Design"
    $1000 30
In 1983 this N.Y. Times columnist won a Pulitzer for his autobiography "Growing Up"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Mike Jay
$10,700 $7,700 $3,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

OPERETTAS
Sigmund Romberg wrote the music for this 1926 operetta inspired by an Arab revolt in French Morocco

Final scores:

Tom Mike Jay
$15,420 $100 $0
4-day champion: $59,220 2nd place: trip on TWA to San Francisco & stay at Savoy Hotel 3rd place: Hartco solid oak parquet floor tile & Jeopardy! + Wheel of Fortune versions for Super Nintendo Entertainment System and Sega Geneis

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tom Mike Jay
$10,200 $7,700 $3,500
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $21,400

[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.