Show #2006 - Monday, May 3, 1993

1993 College Championship quarterfinal game 1.

Contestants

Jeff Thompsen, a freshman from University of California at Berkeley

Nikki Laski, a junior from Iowa State University

Keena Baumgartner, a sophomore from University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana

Jeopardy! Round

STATE CAPITALS
1980s ROCK
COLLEGE STUFF
THE CANTERBURY TALES
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
SPELLING
    $100 16
This sprawling Georgia city has been nicknamed "The City Without Limits"
    $100 2
His hits of the '80s include "Freedom" with Wham! & "Faith" & "Father Figure" alone
    $100 11
An official at a college or Mr. Stockwell of "Quantum Leap"
    $100 1
"The Tale of Melibee" is told by this man, both a character & the author
    $100 21
If your 2 feet add up to 2 feet long, they're this many inches altogether
    $100 25
The yeti is usually described as this type of "snowman"; what an insult
    $200 17
This city is home of the Mile High Greyhound Park
    $200 3
"Against All Odds" he combined being a drummer for Genesis with a bestselling solo career
    $200 12
It's your main field of study in college; your minor is secondary
    $200 7
The Tales open in Southwark, just across the bridge from this city
    $200 23
There are this many liters in 1 dekaliter
    $200 26
It's a little cube of fried or toasted bread that's tossed on top of a salad
    $300 9
This North Carolina city celebrated its 200th birthday in 1992
    $300 4
This singer & David A. Stewart formed the British duo Eurythmics
    $300 13
This country has thousands of colleges & universities, including Visva-Bharati University
    $300 18
The Parson's Tale covers the 7 deadly ones of these
    $300 22
This measure of length is abbreviated fur.
    $300 28
The German word for "terrier", it often follows Doberman
    $400 8
The Michigan School for the Blind is located in this capital city
    $400 5
This British group first reached the U.S. Top 40 in 1983 with "Hungry Like the Wolf"
    $400 14
If you're a great student, "magna" or "summa" may precede this phrase on your diploma
    $400 19
At the beginning, the pilgrims meet in one of these & its owner suggests they tell the tales
    $400 24
An ancient Greek unit of weight equal to 4.36 grams, today it's a unit of Greek currency
    $400 29
SK is the postal abbreviation for this Canadian province
    $500 6
Middle name of Pamela Dearborn, the general's daughter for whom Maine's capital was named
    $500 10
A 1979 tour of Russia inspired this 1986 Elton John hit
    $500 15
This board that sponsors SATs is abbreviated CEEB
    $500 20
A priest tells the Tale of Chauntecleer, one of these animals
    DD: $1,000 27
To convert Celsius to this scale, add 273.16
    $500 30
You could call this chambered sea creature a conehead because its head is cone-shaped

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

Keena Nikki Jeff
$800 $1,500 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Keena Nikki Jeff
$1,700 $2,000 $4,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

U.S. PRESIDENTS
CHEM LAB
MAGAZINES
PSYCH 101
FANTASY
ISLANDS
    $200 9
On Nov 27, 1963 he solemnly said, "All I have I would have given gladly not to be standing here today"
    $200 4
In a flame test, use a clean wire made of this metal, symbol Pt
    $200 19
Among the 25 this magazine found most intriguing in 1992 were Diane English & Billy Ray Cyrus
    $200 24
A folie a deux is a delusion shared by this many people
    $200 1
You can recognize one by its leather apron & possessiveness of its pot of gold
    $200 2
When on this Hawaiian island be sure to visit the Waikiki Aquarium in Kapiolani Park
    $400 10
In 1815 he sold his 6,000 book library to Congress to replace those destroyed by the British
    $400 5
Lemon juice will turn litmus paper this color
    $400 20
With the death of William Gaines, the publishing of Mad Magazine will not be overseen by this comic book company
    $400 25
A hematophobic is afraid of the sight of this
    $400 3
He's Robert E. Howard's barbarian hero
    $400 8
Thermal springs on this North Atlantic island supply hot water for home heating in its capital
    $600 11
In 1953 he renamed the presidential retreat Camp David, after his grandson
    $600 6
In the reaction of 4Fe + 3O2 yields 2Fe2O3, it's the substance being oxidized
    $600 22
The National Portrait Gallery has a collection of this newsmagazine's painted covers
    $600 27
This inability to get a good night's sleep can be caused by studying too hard late at night
    $600 7
These fishy creatures enchant human males & take them beneath the sea
    $600 14
This island nation's longest river, the Mahaweli Ganga, flows into the Bay of Bengal
    $800 12
Poor health forced William Howard Taft to retire from this post in Feb. 1930; he died a month later
    $800 13
C2H3CL is this colorless gas that put the VC in PVCs
    $800 23
Lifetime has given this magazine's editor Jane Pratt her own cable talk show
    $800 28
Bipolar disorder is a more recent term for this condition characterized by extreme mood swings
    DD: $2,000 21
Narnia was created by Aslan, one of these animals
    $800 15
This island nation is separated from mainland Africa by the Mozambique Channel
    $1000 18
One of Barbara Bush's distant cousins was this dark horse president who succeeded Fillmore
    DD: $1,000 16
N2 + 3H2 yields 2NH3 is the equation illustrating the Haber process, used to process this gas
    $1000 30
With 18 editions, it claims the largest worldwide circ. of any fashion mag.; its title is French for "she"
    $1000 29
This Swiss psychologist introduced the concepts of introverted & extroverted personalities
    $1000 26
Legend says only a young virgin can catch this creature; it will come to her & lie down
    $1000 17
In 1988 Hurricane Gilbert damaged over half the houses on this third-largest Caribbean island

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Keena Nikki Jeff
$5,900 $4,400 $11,300

Final Jeopardy! Round

DISNEY FILMS
"Beauty and the Beast" is set in this country

Final scores:

Keena Nikki Jeff
$11,800 $8,800 $11,801
2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Keena Nikki Jeff
$5,900 $4,400 $9,600
13 R,
3 W
15 R,
0 W
26 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $19,900

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