Show #2575 - Friday, November 10, 1995

1995 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 5.

Contestants

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Thomas Haden Church, an actor from Wings and Ned and Stacey

Yasmine Bleeth, an actress from Baywatch

Jeff Foxworthy, a comedian from The Jeff Foxworthy Show

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Jeopardy! Round

U.S.A.
SURPRISING SINGERS
MAMMALS
LANGUAGES
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
CROSSWORD CLUES "S"
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter S.)
    $100 7
This residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue has approximately 6,000 visitors each day
    $100 9
Trekkers were all ears when he recorded "Mr. Spock's Music from Outer Space" in 1967
    $100 1
This smallest breed of pony was once used to pull carts in coal mines
    $100 4
This language of the Netherlands is considered a West Germanic language
    $100 19
Seat on a steed (6)
    $200 8
This praline ingredient is Alabama's state nut
    $200 13
In 1986 this "Miami Vice" star's single "Heartbeat" hit number 5 on the pop charts
    $200 2
This large rodent is also called a quill pig
    $200 15
If you've ever gambled in Monte Carlo, you know this is the official language of Monaco
    $200 22
Biblical wise guy (7)
    $300 10
This nickname for Iowa is believed to honor the Sauk Indian chief Black Hawk
    $300 14
Referring to her album "Born to Sing", this wife of Fang joked, "I wouldn't do another album if God asked me"
    $300 3
4 members of the camel family live in South America: the vicuna, guanaco, alpaca & this
    $300 18
Most of the people of Wales speak this as their native language; about 1/5 of them speak Welsh
    $300 23
Department store kleptomaniac
(10)
    $400 11
A rich farming area, the Delmarva Peninsula is divided among Delaware & these 2 states
    DD: $500 16
Actress heard here singing her TV theme before she won two Oscars:

Long as there's a habit standing by,
Who needs things like wings to fly?
    $400 5
This monkey for whom the Rh factor is named was one of the first creatures sent into space
    $400 20
If you say "It's" this language "to me", you may be speaking in the Attic dialect of Athens
    $500 12
hough Trenton is N.J.'s capital, Drumthwacket, the governor's official residence, is in this college town
    $500 17
This British actor who starred in the film "Tom Jones" once recorded an album for Motown
    $500 6
Impalas are among the most graceful & abundant of these mammals in Africa
    $500 21
Hans Christian Andersen wrote his fairy tales in this language--ask any mermaid

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Jeff Yasmine Tom
$200 $400 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Yasmine Tom
$700 $1,600 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE HUMAN BODY
COMPOSERS & RULERS
TRANSPORTATION
LITERARY CHARACTERS
HISTORY
THE MOVIES
    $200 2
The body's 3 major types of blood vessels are the arteries, capillaries & these
    $200 15
In 1907 these cars for hire appeared in New York City with meters & gas-powered engines
    $200 10
Humbert Humbert, a European emigre scholar, is the protagonist of this Nabokov novel
    $200 16
Around 1870 this beverage accounted for half of Chinese exports
    $200 1
Kevin Costner plays the Mariner in search of Dryland in this 1995 epic, the costliest film to date
    $400 7
Named for a mythical hero, it's the strongest tendon
    $400 17
This bus company began in 1914, when Carl Eric Wickman charged 25¢ for a round trip from Hibbing to Alice, Minn.
    $400 11
Roy Hobbs, the hero of this Bernard Malamud novel, leads his baseball team to the top of the league
    $400 25
Under Thutmose III this empire was bounded by Libya on the west & Nubia on the south
    $400 3
She co-starred in the 1995 film "Boys on the Side" & in 1994 played the role of "Corrina, Corrina"
    $600 8
There are 2 bones that make up the jaw: the maxilla & this lower bone
    $600 24
In 1956 this president signed a bill authorizing construction of the Interstate Highway System
    $600 18
This Salman Rushdie novel begins as Gibreel Farishta & Saladin Chamcha fall from an exploded jet
    $600 21
In 1893 he established a motion picture lot at his factory in West Orange, New Jersey
    $600 4
This 1979 Vietnam War epic was inspired by Joseph Conrad's "Heart of Darkness"
    $800 9
It's the primary hormone that prepares you for "fight or flight"
    DD: $1,100 23
Originally, this waterway between Buffalo & Albany was 4 feet deep & had 83 locks
    $800 19
In this Aldous Huxley novel of the future, Mustapha Mond expounds on the dangers of Shakespeare
    $800 14
This Virginia colony was founded in 1607 by Capt. Christopher Newport, who'd been hired by the London Company
    $800 5
In a memorable scene from this silent comedy, prospector Charlie Chaplin cooks & eats his shoe
    DD: $1,000 12
This largest internal organ is located just below the diaphragm
    $1000 22
Gander & St. John's have this Canadian province's busiest airports
    $1000 20
Robert E. Lee Prewitt, the protagonist of this author's "From Here to Eternity", is killed by MPs
    $1000 13
On July 4, 1976 Jose Lopez Portillo was elected president of this country by a landslide vote
    $1000 6
This 1963 portrait of a frustrated director is often considered Fellini's masterpiece

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Yasmine Tom
$3,200 $3,000 $2,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

20th CENTURY PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
James B. Stockdale was his vice-presidential running mate

Final scores:

Jeff Yasmine Tom
$6,100 $3,000 $4,800
Winner: $10,000 to St. Jude's Hospital 3rd place: $10,000 to Sloan Kettering Breast Cancer Research 2nd place: $10,000 to for the Hill Country Youth Ranch in Ingram, Texas

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jeff Yasmine Tom
$3,900 $2,900 $2,400
13 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
10 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $9,200

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