Show #2841 - Monday, December 30, 1996

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Ted Senator, a computer scientist from Bethesda, Maryland

Sara d'Anjou, a college academic specialist from Norfolk, Massachusetts

Jon Woodman, an attorney from Columbus, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $32,000)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

U.S. PACIFIC DEPENDENCIES
TELEVISION
FURNITURE
GAMES OF CHANCE
1921
"OVER" & "UNDER"
(one or perhaps both may be in the correct response)
    $100 26
In 1986 the Northern Marianas were declared one of these, like Puerto Rico
    $100 6
This Candice Bergen character gave up drinking after a stay at the Betty Ford Clinic
    $100 21
Bridal, dower & hope are types of these
    $100 11
In craps, it's a hardway roll of six
    $100 16
This memorial was dedicated at Arlington in 1921; the monument wasn't completed until 1932
    $100 1
Hades
    $200 27
Most of the Palmyra Atoll is privately owned by the Fullard-Leo family of this state 1,000 miles away
    $200 7
On this series, Sgt. Phil Esterhaus ended roll call with "And, hey -- let's be careful out there"
    $200 22
It's believed the lectern was invented when these replaced scrolls
    $200 12
Play Honeymoon In Vegas or anywhere & you're playing a variation of this card game
    $200 17
Peter Paul introduced this candy bar in 1921, for times you don't feel like a nut
    $200 2
It's a strong current below the water's surface, caused by waves breaking on a beach
    $300 28
With no permanent inhabitants, Howland, Baker & Jarvis Islands were once worked for this natural fertilizer
    $300 8
The silver for his bullets came from a mine owned by himself & his late brother
    $300 23
It's the part of a fancy bed on which you may see a finial
    $300 13
In blackjack you can only make an insurance bet if the dealer's up card is one of these
    $300 18
U.S. consumption of these was "puffed up" to 43 billion a year, even though they were illegal in 14 states
    $300 3
In "The Caisson Song", it precedes "We have hit the dusty trail"
    $400 29
Lying in the "belt" for these storms in the western Pacific, Guam gets 80" or more of rain each year
    $400 9
On "Rocky And His Friends", Charlie Ruggles voiced the role of this "fabled" old philosopher
    $400 24
Japanning is a term for applying varnishes to simulate the appearance of this coating
    $400 14
Jimmy the Greek defined it as a place "where the windows clean you"
    $400 19
On November 25, 1921, he became prince regent of Japan
    DD: $500 4
It's said Winston Churchill coined this code name for the D-Day invasion of Europe
    $500 30
The largest private sector employers in American Samoa are 2 canneries that pack this fish
    $500 10
Airline navigator Howard Borden was Dr. Robert Hartley's neighbor on this show
    $500 25
It's the French equivalent of a whatnot
    $500 15
In bingo the "B" numbers run 1-15; the "O" numbers run from 61 to this
    $500 20
In 1921 he reached his peak of stardom with "The Sheik"
    $500 5
In 1974 this Canadian quartet reached the top of the American pop charts with "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet"

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

Jon Sara Ted
$2,100 $300 -$700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Sara Ted
$3,600 $1,000 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

CONDUCTORS
AMERICAN HISTORY
WORDS
LITERATURE
ANCIENT GREEKS
FILMOGRAPHIES
(we'll list a series of films, you have to identify the star that appeared in all those films)
    $200 6
Wilhelm Furtwangler, born in this German capital in 1886, became director of its philharmonic
    $200 7
15 indentured servants were aboard this ship when it sailed for the new world, Sept. 16, 1620
    $200 1
It's a synonym & an anagram of tap
    $200 11
In 1923 Vladimir Nabokov translated "Alice In Wonderland" into this language
    $200 19
Plato's "Phaedo" describes this philosopher's execution by hemlock
    $200 20
"Love Affair",
"Heaven Can Wait",
"Dick Tracy"
    $400 14
This Bombay-born maestro is the son of violinist Mehli Mehta
    $400 8
He was hanged in Charlestown, Virginia about 6 weeks after he led the attack on Harper's Ferry
    $400 2
It can mean one who doesn't speak, or to soften the tone or color
    $400 12
Ernest Hemingway's novel "For Whom The Bell Tolls" takes place during this country's Civil War
    $400 21
He was seated with a sword dangling above his head at a feast hosted by Dionysius
    $400 25
"Love Affair",
"Casablanca",
"Sabrina"
    $600 15
He was conductor of the New York City Symphony before taking over the New York Philharmonic in 1958
    $600 9
In 1834 Stephen Austin was held in prison for 8 months in this country
    $600 3
Nausea comes from the same root as nautical & originally applied to this syndrome
    $600 18
First published in 1835, "Berence" has been called "his most horrifying tale"
    DD: $1,000 24
This Greek who taught in Alexandria has been called "The Father of Geometry"
    $600 27
"Love Affair",
"All This And Heaven Too",
"Algiers"
    DD: $1,000 16
After 1936 Serge Koussevitzky conducted the Berkshire Music Festival at Tanglewood in this state
    $800 10
In 1818 this general ordered 2 traders arrested & executed for inciting the Seminole Indians
    $800 4
This term for a small, upright piano may be derived from the name of an Italian instrument maker
    $800 22
He may have put his rabbit to rest, but in 1996 he published a new family saga, "In The Beauty Of The Lilies"
    $800 26
This actor of the 6th century B.C. is credited with introducing the use of masks on stage
    $800 28
"An Affair To Remember",
"I'm No Angel",
"Charade"
    $1000 17
Sir Thomas Beecham introduced this impresario's Ballets Russes to London in 1911
    $1000 13
This Oglala Sioux chief was fatally stabbed Sept. 5, 1877 at Fort Robinson, Nebraska
    $1000 5
Mother-of-pearl is also known by this 5-letter French name
    $1000 23
"Buddenbrooks" was the first important novel by this 20th century German author
    $1000 29
"Sleepless In Seattle",
"A League of Their Own",
"Exit to Eden"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Sara Ted
$1,400 $7,200 $5,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 1500s
(Alex: Ah, what a century!)
In 1520 he wrote Pope Leo X, "Let no person imagine that I will recant"

Final scores:

Jon Sara Ted
$400 $3,200 $8,199
3rd place: Amana Free-Standing Range 2nd place: Trip to Cozumel, Mexico New champion: $8,199

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jon Sara Ted
$1,300 $6,800 $5,300
20 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $13,400

[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.