Show #5683 - Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Liz Murphy game 5.


[<< previous game]

Pat Miller, an accounts payable clerk from Jacksonville, Florida

Julio Alvarez, a sixth-grade teacher from Roseville, California

Liz Murphy, a foreign service officer originally from Scranton, Pennsylvania (whose 4-day cash winnings total $107,703)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
"Parting is such sweet sorrow"
    $200 19
Yoko Ono
    $200 9
"Use the floss, Luke"; & don't whine about it--the ADA says you only have to do it this many times a day
    $200 14
A coffin's destination, or an adjective meaning momentous & serious
    $200 6
It can mean a hairpiece, a precipitous descent of water or a season of the year
    $200 26
These "curiously strong" mints are perfect to freshen my breath after that onion sandwich I had for lunch
    $400 2
"O, beware, my lord, of jealousy"
    $400 20
Linda Eastman
    $400 10
Referring to the sticky film that turns into tartar, Dr. Vader's practice is called "The Empire Strikes" this
    $400 15
Unfortunate crystalline mandible for a prize fighter
    $400 7
Often worn in pairs, this popular hairstyle for little girls is named for a porcine feature
    $400 27
A sailing ship is featured in the logo for this men's aftershave
    DD: $1,000 3
"Though this be madness, yet there is method in 't"
    $600 21
Barbara Bach
    $600 11
Vader jokes that D.D.S. is "Dictator of the Dark Side" as well as "Doctor of Dental" this
    $600 16
Teutophobia, a fear of these people, could be a real problem if you're traveling in central Europe
    $600 8
A docked horse's tail, or a short haircut for women popular in the 1920s
    $600 28
Fee fi fo fum, it's what the giant smells in a popular fairy tale
    $800 4
"He shall have every day a several greeting, or I'll unpeople Egypt"
    $800 22
Pattie Boyd
    $800 12
I wanted these "royal" tooth-shaped caps on my teeth; instead he gave me a mouth full of tiny black helmets
    $800 17
"Saucy" word for more reward or benefit than was expected
    $800 24
This very closely cropped haircut worn by sailors gets its name from oarsmen who wore it
    $800 29
A fragrant mixture of flower petals & spices, it's from the French for "rotten pot"
    $1000 5
"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother"
    $1000 23
Cynthia Powell
    $1000 13
The force is strong with this one--the hard, outermost layer of the tooth
    $1000 18
Missionary Albert Schweitzer lived for many years in this West African country
    $1000 25
It's the distinctive shaving of the head by priests or monks
    $1000 30
The 2 nice-smelling gifts traditionally brought by the 3 wise men to the baby Jesus

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

Liz Julio Pat
$2,400 $3,200 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Liz Julio Pat
$5,400 $3,000 $7,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
One of the largest conflicts in U.S. history, the Korean War started in this even-numbered year
    $400 16
1990: "...the police who investigate crime, and the district attorneys who prosecute the offenders..."
    $400 21
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows an architectural graphic on the monitor.) The colonnaded entranceway is called the porch or this related longer word
    $400 1
It's the only country in the world with Latin as an official language
    $400 6
Ukrainian rivers that flow into this sea include the Bug, the Dnieper & the Dniester
    $400 24
Usually worn by infants, it goes back to the Greek for "White"
    $800 12
This U.S. president agreed to the ceasefire that ended the conflict & that remains in effect to this day
    $800 17
2005: "...I made a list of everything bad I've ever done, and one by one I'm going to make up for all my mistakes..."
    DD: $1,800 22
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows an architectural graphic on the monitor.) At the top of the column, you'll find this from the Latin for head; it's the most important element in distinguishing the orders of Greek architecture
    $800 2
Ladino, a language of the Sephardic branch of this group, uses many elements of medieval Castilian
    $800 7
Solway Firth & Cardigan Bay are inlets of this sea
    $800 25
An oblique line
    $1200 13
The wartime leader of North Korea, he remained in power until his death in 1994
    $1200 18
1983: "...if you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find them, maybe you can hire..."
    $1200 23
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows an architectural graphic on the monitor.) The ring at the bottom of a column is called a torus; in math, a torus now refers to any donut-shaped figure for which the formula 4π2Rr determines this
    $1200 3
There are 33 letters in this alphabet seen here
    $1200 8
This sea sits between Oman & India
    $1200 26
This Major League Baseball team debuted in 1998
    DD: $1,800 14
Initially the Allies repulsed the North Korean advance & crossed this parallel into enemy territory
    $1600 19
2007: "...your one and only source into the scandalous lives of Manhattan's elite"
    $1600 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows an architectural graphic on the monitor.) In Greek temples, this type of offering was left at the back; in churches today, the candles with the same name are often toward the front
    $1600 4
This dialect of Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world
    $1600 9
Of North, South, East & West, the 2 that most frequently precede "China Sea"
    $1600 27
To take money out of your holdings; institutions are often urged to do it
    $2000 15
Until replaced by General Matthew Ridgway, he was the commander of American forces in Korea
    $2000 20
2003: "...a wealthy family who lost everything and the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together..."
    $2000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows an architectural graphic on the monitor.) The triangular face of the pediment has this Latin name that's also a medical term for the eardrum
    $2000 5
The founder of a school for the deaf, he developed American sign language from a French version
    $2000 10
Sydney, Australia is on an inlet of this sea
    $2000 28
This queen of Carthage welcomes Aeneas hospitably, but then commits suicide when he has to leave

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Liz Julio Pat
$16,200 $9,400 $5,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The 3 richest U.S. counties, by median household income, are not in N.Y. or Calif. but are suburbs of this city

Final scores:

Liz Julio Pat
$13,599 $4,799 $11,600
5-day champion: $121,302 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Liz Julio Pat
$19,800 $9,000 $5,800
22 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
17 R,
7 W

Combined Coryat: $34,600

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2009-02-18
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. 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