Show #8197 - Tuesday, April 7, 2020

2020 College Championship quarterfinal game 2.

Contestants

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Nathaniel Miller, a sophomore at Yale University from Miami, Florida

Kayla Kalhor, a sophomore at the University of Florida from Longwood, Florida

Sophie Casarico, a junior at Florida State University from St. Augustine, Florida

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1990s
SILENT LETTER WORDS
BROADWAY MUSICALS
DON'T BLANK ON THE MENU
NAME THE SPEAKER
WHAT"EV"ER
    $200 6
In 1997 Steve Jobs thanked Bill Gates for saving Apple from bankruptcy after this company invested $150 million
    $200 27
If you're "in the red", you're in this, not where you want to be financially
    $200 30
Its second act features a magic carpet, "A Whole New World" & a reprise of "Arabian Nights"
    $200 28
McDonald's: 4-piece Chicken ___
    $200 13
2013: "Women in the church are more important than bishops and priests"
    $200 26
In court, it's information including testimony & documents that helps prove or disprove a case
    $400 5
Dolly the sheep became the 1st-ever this of an adult mammal in '96; Dolly the sheep became the 1st-ever this of an adult mammal in '96
    $400 23
Ships usually "drop" this when they want to stay in place
    $400 29
This musical featuring the hero Jean Valjean was adapted from a 1,200-page novel
    $400 22
Red Lobster: Hand-Battered ___ & ___
    $400 12
In Shakespeare: "Lay on, Macduff, and damn'd be him that first cries, 'hold, enough!"'
    $400 21
According to its website, this water brand "starts as rain and snow in the peaks of the French Alps"
    $600 4
In February 1991 Operation Desert Storm saw war rage across Iraq & this small, oil-rich emirate
    $600 16
Beating "Shoplifters" & "Cold War", "Roma" won the 2018 award in this Oscar category
    $600 25
Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells played Elders Cunningham and Price when this musical opened in 2011
    $600 19
Dunkin': Munchkins Donut ___
    DD: $800 11
1968: "I'm not worried about anything. I'm not fearing any man"
    $600 20
This type of plant is mentioned in a nickname for Washington State
    $800 2
This trade pact went into effect in January 1994 & by 2008, nearly all tariffs between its 3 participating nations were gone
    $800 18
Claymores & scimitars are types of these
    $800 24
This name of the wicked witch in "Wicked" was based on the initials of the author of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"
    $800 7
Starbucks: Java Chip ___ Blended Beverage
    $800 8
1940: "I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears & sweat"
    $800 14
Charles Darwin is often called the "Father of" this
    $1000 3
In 1990 this Soviet president won the Nobel Peace Prize but a year later, he said peace out & quit his job
    $1000 17
From the Latin for "body", the Marines are a formidable one
    $1000 1
We want you to "state" this musical set in Indian territory; it was Rodgers & Hammerstein's first collaboration
    $1000 10
Denny's: ___ ___ Slugger
    $1000 9
A mysterious Melville creation: "I would prefer not to"
    $1000 15
Longfellow's poem about this Acadian heroine begins, "This is the forest primeval"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Sophie Kayla Nathaniel
$1,000 $600 $7,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sophie Kayla Nathaniel
$1,200 $4,600 $8,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

CLICHES
OK BOOMER
BRITISH LIT
COUNTRIES' LOWEST POINTS
FILM CHARACTERS
HEALTH & MEDICINE
    $400 29
Someone who seeks out onerous or painful tasks is a "glutton for" this
    $400 28
Steve Case did OK, building AOL, short for this, into what was the nation's largest Internet service provider
    $400 27
The prologue to this 14th c. work says 29 pilgrims are gathered at the Tabard Inn; the knight is introduced first
    $400 14
For Fiji:
this ocean
    $400 26
In 2019 Arthur Fleck ended up putting on a happy face, becoming this title guy
    $400 30
The FDA says the 8 most common allergenic foods include eggs, soybeans & of course, these legumes
    $800 19
This phrase meaning to try something out is often followed by "& see who salutes"
    $800 15
Born in 1952 in Western Penn., John Kasich did OK in politics in this state, becoming a congressman & governor
    $800 25
This Jane Austen novel begins, "The family of Dashwood had long been settled in Sussex"
    $800 12
For the United States: this hot spot that can get into the 120s & beyond
    $800 24
This character sings, "Do you want to build a snowman? Come on, let's go and play"
    $800 20
From a Greek word for "people", it describes a disease that affects many people at one time
    $1200 16
Thomas Paine used a variation of the cliche "From the sublime to" this
    $1200 6
In 1991 he turned 43 & replaced Thurgood Marshall on the Supreme Court
    DD: $2,000 7
Hazel is the leader of the rabbits & the brother of Fiver in this beloved novel by Richard Adams
    $1200 9
For Israel: this body of water
    $1200 23
This mercenary AKA Wade Wilson: "You may be wondering, 'Why the red suit?' Well, that's so bad guys can't see me bleed"
    $1200 21
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents by a display monitor.) If you can't see the numbers 3 and 45, within the circles, it could be a sign of the most common form of colorblindness, the inability to tell the difference between red and green, caused by an abnormality in these cells in the retina
    $1600 17
Your boss might tell you to be different & creative & "think" this way, a much-used business cliche
    $1600 4
Born in the middle of the Baby Boom, he's the filmmaker and activist seen here
    $1600 10
At the beginning of a Virginia Woolf novel, it's where Mrs. Ramsay tells her son James he may go if the weather is fine
    $1600 8
For Iraq & Saudi Arabia: this body of water
    $1600 13
Peter Cullen provided the voice of this leader in 2007's "Transformers"; now...Autobots, roll out!
    DD: $3,000 3
It's the 10-letter term for an irregular heartbeat, whether the beat is too fast, too slow or erratic
    $2000 18
This affirmation of resilience is in the chorus of a 2012 No. 1 hit by Kelly Clarkson
    $2000 5
Bobby Muller, almost killed in action in 1969, became the first president of the V.V.A., these brave people of America
    $2000 22
You can be sure this David Mitchell novel consisting of 6 interlinked narratives was nominated for a 2004 Nebula Award
    $2000 11
For Albania & Croatia: this sea
    $2000 1
Southern detective Benoit Blanc detects the facts behind the death of Harlan Thrombey in this "sharp" 2019 all-star film
    $2000 2
Weight, family history & high blood pressure are all contributing factors to the type 2 type of this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sophie Kayla Nathaniel
$3,200 $12,000 $20,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN HISTORY
A 1711 bill cleared the names of 22 people who were tried in this town, including Rebecca Nurse, Giles Corey & John Proctor

Final scores:

Sophie Kayla Nathaniel
$6,400 $16,501 $24,001
3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sophie Kayla Nathaniel
$3,200 $15,000 $21,800
8 R,
3 W
19 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
26 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $40,000

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