Show #3336 - Monday, February 22, 1999

1999-A Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 1.


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Melissa Sexstone, a senior from East Syracuse, New York

Milo Dochow, a senior from Portland, Oregon

Trish Ranney, a senior from San Jose, California

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
"The Father of Relativity"
    $100 16
The 3 normal states of matter are solid, gas & this
    $100 21
He's the senior White House correspondent seen here
    $100 23
"Jurassic Park"
    $100 11
White Mazda Miatas bear an uncanny resemblance to these "1 1/2 Calorie Breath Mints"
    $100 6
In Charles Perrault's version of this classic fairy tale, a prince awakens a princess with a tender kiss
    $200 2
"The Father of the Constitution"
    $200 17
It's the set of rules for behaving properly in society; Miss Manners is an expert on this subject
    $200 27
Most of these wolf groups have about 8 members, but may have as many as 20
    $200 22
"Get on the Bus",
"Malcolm X",
"He Got Game"
    $200 12
Pep‑O‑Mint & Wint‑O‑Green are flavors of this candy mint
    $200 7
In Genesis 2:7, he infuses the "Spirit of Life" into man with a kiss
    $300 3
"The Father of the Thesaurus"
    $300 18
It's a device such as a bandage twisted around a limb to control the flow of blood
    $300 28
Later dancing with Oscars, this actor is given the name "Dances With Wolves" in the movie of the same name
    $300 24
"Talk Radio",
"Born on the Fourth of July"
    $300 13
This Certs ingredient is a mix of partially hydrogenated cottonseed oil, copper gluconate & flavoring
    $300 8
A girl who remains unkissed under this Christmas plant shouldn't expect marriage in the next year
    $400 4
"The Father of the Steamboat"
    $400 19
It means highly unusual, extraordinary, one of a kind
    DD: $400 29
This U.S. state has more wolves than any other
    $400 25
"Ed Wood",
    $400 14
These "Curiously Strong" mints are "So Strong, They Come in a Metal Box"
    $400 9
Surprisingly, Tony Curtis said kissing this blond actress in "Some Like It Hot" was "like kissing Hitler"
    $500 5
"The Father of Rhode Island"
    $500 20
Indirect, or any angle other than a right angle
    $500 30
Both endangered, the two types of wolves are the red wolf & this variety seen here
    $500 26
"Broken Arrow",
    $500 15
"Fresh Goes Better in Life" with these mints, "Fresh and Full of Life"
    $500 10
As "Private Benjamin", she quipped, "Usually by the time I kiss a guy I already know his mother's maiden name"

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

Trish Milo Melissa
-$200 $1,200 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Trish Milo Melissa
$700 $1,500 $2,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And finally, oh yes!...)
    $200 1
Cephissus was the god of these; one that bears his name flows to the west of Athens
    $200 6
Eddie Murphy was just 19 when this series made him an overnight star in 1980
    $200 11
The globular cluster M13 is in this constellation that to us looks nothing like Kevin Sorbo
    $200 16
    $200 21
Herman's grandfather was one of the "Indians" in this 1773 protest
    $200 25
Adverb that begins Clark Gable's last line in "Gone with the Wind"
    $400 2
Fire god Hephaestus was also the god of these, like black‑ & silver‑, not like Jaclyn & Will
    $400 7
He was almost 20 when he started playing teenager Richie Cunningham on "Happy Days" in 1974
    $400 12
Still familiar today, it's the 7-star constellation on the bottom of this ancient Chinese chart
    $400 17
    $400 22
This 1851 masterpiece was at first a failure, misunderstood by critics & ignored by the public
    $400 26
It's the word used most often in the ditty "Row, Row, Row Your Boat"
    $600 3
God who's prayed to in the following reading from Homer by Homer Simpson
O hear me Lord, blue girdler of the islands...
    $600 8
On the '80s sitcom "It Takes Two!", Anthony Edwards & this "Mad About You" star played Patty Duke's teenage kids
    $600 13
A "super" one of these hurls debris through space at over 40 million mph & then can form a nebula
    $600 18
    $600 23
Melville's last prose work, this novella about a young sailor on a warship, wasn't published until 1924
    $600 27
Someone facing a deadline works this way, as if his body temperature is rising
    $800 4
About a quarter of the Sun is a gas named for this sun god
    $800 9
You don't have to be a wizard to know that Oz is a teenage werewolf on this series
    $800 14
This constellation used to be the Claws of Scorpio (by the "weigh", scorpions don't have scales)
    DD: $1,200 19
    $800 24
Herman bought the farm "Arrowhead" in Pittsfield, in these hills of western Massachusetts
    $800 28
Take an adverb meaning "close", add -ly & you get this adverb meaning "almost"
    $1000 5
This handsome young deity was the god of archery & brother of Artemis, goddess of the hunt
    $1000 10
This title teenager had a best friend named Six
    DD: $1,900 15
Unimaginably dense material is found in these "stars" named for subatomic particles
    $1000 20
    $1000 30
Whenever this scrivener was asked to do anything else besides copy documents, he said, "I would prefer not to"
    $1000 29
A synonym for fast, or the name of a Shakespearean tavern mistress

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Trish Milo Melissa
$3,900 $7,800 $6,100

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only body of water with shores on the continents of Asia, Africa & Europe

Final scores:

Trish Milo Melissa
$6,000 $3,399 $10,000
2nd place: $2,500 if eliminated 3rd place: $2,500 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Trish Milo Melissa
$4,300 $6,500 $6,100
14 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
18 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $16,900

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