Show #4865 - Friday, November 4, 2005

Maria Wenglinsky game 5.

Contestants

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Kari Russ, an editor originally from Horseheads, New York

Shelley Fellner-Rosenberg, a psychotherapist from South Windsor, Connecticut

Maria Wenglinsky, a teacher originally from Salt Lake City, Utah (whose 4-day cash winnings total $111,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

HEAD NORTH
THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY
GOVERNMENT WORK
BIO SUBJECTS
UNUSUAL PETS
"OOP" THERE IT IS!
    $200 1
Nebraska is north of Kansas & directly south of this state
    $200 7
In 1985 this 5-medal-winning gymnast was inducted into the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame
    $200 6
Now a Supreme Court justice, in 1964 Stephen Breyer was one of these to Supreme Court Justice Goldberg
    $200 12
"Empire: The Life, Legend, and Madness of" this aviator billionaire
    $200 26
There may be more of these animals, including the Bengal type, kept as pets in the U.S. than living in the wild in Asia
    $200 18
A clumsy mistake, such as one selected by Dick Clark
    $400 2
All of Connecticut's almost 100-mile northern border is with this state
    $400 8
"And here's to" this mrs. who was Ireland's first woman president, serving from 1990 to 1997
    $400 17
Barry C. Black holds this job; his duties include teaching Senate Bible-study groups
    $400 13
"American Sphinx: The Character of" this founding father & president
    $400 27
Proto-surrealist poet Gerard de Nerval reportedly walked one of these crustaceans on a leash through Paris
    $400 19
A small porch leading to the entrance of a house
    $600 3
They're the 2 states you could be entering is you're crossing Florida's northern border
    $600 9
Heard here, she was Motown's first big singing star

"Nothing you could say /
Can tear me away /
From my guy..."
    $600 23
There are 93 of these, the main litigators on behalf of the nation
    $600 14
This writer's name precedes "and the Lost Boys" in the title of a biography by Andrew Birkin
    $600 28
To feed your gecko, PETCO offers a "Case O'" these noisy insects
    $600 20
Soldiers who jump out of airplanes
    DD: $1,000 4
Nevada's northern border is shared with these 2 states
    $800 10
The beat goes on for this woman who assumed the House seat left vacant by her husband's death in 1998
    $800 24
As this type of "examiner", you'll determine if that combination scalpel & salt shaker is really a new invention
    $800 15
"Unforgivable Blackness" is subtitled "The Rise and Fall of" this first black heavyweight champion
    $800 29
Alice Roosevelt appeared in public with one of these around her neck--the reptile, not the scarf
    $800 21
Endangered tall critter seen here
    $1000 5
Part of Tennessee's northern border is with Missouri & Virginia, but the longest section is with this state
    $1000 11
Her designs, like the one seen here, can be found on everything from teapots & greeting cards to needlework
    $1000 25
If you can read and translate Arabic, Dari or this majority language of Afghanistan, the CIA could use your help
    $1000 16
"His Invention So Fertile" is "A Life of" this reshaper of 17th century London
    $1000 30
The most popular coloration for this polecat relative is fitch, or buff with black feet
    $1000 22
Chingachgook creator

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Maria Shelley Kari
$4,400 $2,000 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Maria Shelley Kari
$9,400 $2,000 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

ANCIENT TIMES
WORLD WAR II MOVIES
BABY BOOKS
THE BOUNTY OF THE PIG
"T" ZONES
FOWL LANGUAGE
    $400 21
The second one of these in Jerusalem was destroyed in Titus in 70 A.D.
    $400 16
1953:
Military corruption, romance & boxing at a Hawaiian Army camp just prior to Pearl Harbor
    $400 11
"Dawn's Family Feud" is No. 64 in this book series
    $400 2
Eggs, watercress & this pig product are key ingredients of a traditional Cobb salad
    $400 1
This African republic's 2 official languages are English & Swahili
    $400 26
Fowl 5-letter adjective meaning arrogant or conceited
    $800 22
He founded his academy in the olive grove of Academus outside Athens
    $800 17
1970:
A bombardier desperately tries to prove his insanity in order to get out of bombing missions
    $800 12
This book by F.X. Toole was originally titled "Rope Burns: Stories from the Corner"
    $800 7
Natural ones of these sausage coverings are made from the submucosa, & that's all you want to know
    $800 3
Following 50 years of rule by Japan, this island was returned to China in 1945
    $800 27
"Come On, Get Happy" was one of its theme songs
    $1200 23
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Karnak, Egypt.) Some columns at the temple to this god, whose name later includes the sun god Re or Ra are nearly 80 feet high
    $1200 18
2001:
A love triangle & snipers' duel play out amidst the rubble of Stalingrad during a Nazi seige
    DD: $2,400 13
"Baby Catcher" is the "Chronicles of a Modern" one of these
    $1200 8
Italians cure this, the flesh of the pig's cheek & jaw, & call it guanciale
    $1200 4
The UTO is the united opposition group that once opposed president Rakhmonov in this "stan"
    $1200 28
Xanthippe's reputation as a shrewish wife led the spectator to call Socrates the "head of the sect of" this
    $1600 24
(Jeff Probst reports from Guatemala.) With a name meaning "rubber people", this first great Mexican tribe used stone in architecture & influenced the Mayans greatly
    $1600 19
1967:
Charles Bronson & Jim Brown are 2 of the 12 angry men on a secret mission behind Nazi lines
    $1600 14
A 4-room apartment at the Bramford becomes available at the beginning of this Ira Levin novel
    DD: $1,800 9
Despite its name, there's no brie or cheddar in this jellied pig loaf
    $1600 5
Italy's industrial triangle is formed by Milan, Genoa & this city on the Po
    $1600 29
This round dance is performed by couples, properly to ragtime
    $2000 25
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Athens.) The agora was partially enclosed by long buildings called this, the Greek word for "portico"
    $2000 20
1990:
The crew of a B-17 bomber has to make one final bombing raid over Europe & then can return home
    $2000 15
This 1981 novel by Toni Morrison takes place on a Caribbean island
    $2000 10
It's the alliterative term for the shredded sandwich filling seen here, a Southern favorite
    $2000 6
It was Montezuma's capital
    $2000 30
An English game of follow-the-leader on horseback was called this, after a certain fowl's flight formation

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Maria Shelley Kari
$20,600 $6,800 $3,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

PRECIOUS METALS
The largest single accumulation of gold known, about $90 billion from several countries, is found in this U.S. state

Final scores:

Maria Shelley Kari
$10,600 $6,400 $3,600
5-day champion: $122,300 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Maria Shelley Kari
$20,400 $6,800 $7,800
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
10 R,
2 W
12 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $35,000

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