Show #1885 - Friday, November 13, 1992

1992 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 5.


[<< previous game]

Billy Baxter, a grad student and 1992 College Tournament champion from Richmond, Virginia

Frank Epstein, a police officer from Los Angeles, California

Leszek Pawlowicz, a materials scientist from Phoenix, Arizona

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
H.R. Haldeman served 18 months in federal prison as a result of his part in this scandal
    $100 8
Her picture adorns the label of a red wine called "Marilyn Merlot"
    $100 6
An Ulverston, England museum is devoted to the film careers of this comedy pair who starred in "The Flying Deuces"
    $100 12
The Pacific type of this fish dies after swimming up rivers to spawn; the Atlantic does not
    $100 14
In the 1920s, the company he founded merged with Metro Pictures Corporation
    $100 26
"Ev'rybody in the whole cell block was a-dancin' to" this
    $200 2
Fred Noonan was navigator on the 1937 around-the-world flight on which she disappeared
    $200 22
This term for a wine's bouquet is also a synonym for "snoot"
    $200 7
A collection of the art of this 20th century Spanish painter is housed at the Hotel Sale in Paris
    $200 13
Some Amazon Indians use the teeth of this fish, also called the caribe, as razor blades
    $200 18
After losing to Lyndon Johnson in 1964, he was re-elected to the Senate in 1968
    $200 27
The flip side of "Hound Dog"; it insists "I don't want no other love, baby. It's just you I'm thinking of."
    $300 3
He became a prince of the U.K. in 1957, some 10 years after he married Elizabeth
    $300 23
This word, Italian for "sparkling", is found in the name of a sparkling wine from Asti, Italy
    $300 9
This city's Field Museum of Natural History has a 250,000 volume reference library
    $300 15
Hippocampus is the scientific name of this odd fish with a prehensile tail
    $300 19
In 1948 Peter Goldmark and his team at CBS introduced this type of record
    $300 28
"Well, a' bless my soul", this song stayed on the charts for 30 weeks, the longest of any Elvis single
    $400 4
Ira Allen, a brother of Ethan Allen, was a founder of this state's university
    $400 24
Manzanilla is a dry and somewhat salty type of this fortified Spanish wine
    $400 10
Austin, TX has a museum devoted to this short-story author of "Cabbages And Kings"
    DD: $500 16
This primitive eel-like fish almost caused the extermination of the Great Lakes trout
    $400 20
This comic strip artist was known for creating intricate mechanical devices
    $400 29
This "keeps pouring down and up ahead's another town that I'll go walkin' through"
    $500 5
Douglas MacArthur was a member of the court martial that convicted this advocate of air power in 1925
    $500 25
Websters' says this word for a wine steward is derived from old Provencal for "pack animal driver"
    $500 11
The Drake Well Museum in Titusville in this state commemorates the first oil well in the U.S.
    $500 17
Clarias Batrachus, the walking type of this fish, can travel overland from pond-to-pond
    $500 21
His "The Vicar Of Wakefield" might have been published to save himself from going to jail for debt
    $500 30
This No. 1 hit from 1960 contains a spoken passage based on Jaques' speech in "As You Like It"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Leszek Frank Billy
$1,700 $600 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leszek Frank Billy
$5,400 $1,100 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
On October 24, 1952 Eisenhower vowed to go to this country & 5 weeks later, he did
    $200 6
Transcendentalist philosopher Bronson Alcott was the father of this famous authoress
    $200 8
This 1215 document included standards for measuring wine & grain
    $200 7
In most cases, these payments made to a former spouse stop when the spouse remarries
    $200 26
He claimed he was in love with Mrs. Patrick Campbell and wrote the role of Eliza Doolittle for her
    $200 25
It precedes "mammoth" when referring to an animal, & follows "wild and" when talking about a cowboy
    $400 2
In 1732, Vincennes, in this future state, was founded by the French on the Wabash River
    $400 10
He got his doctorate in philosophy in 1841 and published "The Communist Manifesto" in 1848
    $400 12
-273.16 degrees Centigrade
    $400 20
Fixed or liquid, it's anything of value you own
    $400 14
Olga Knipper played Masha in his play "The Three Sisters" in 1901 and married him the same year
    $400 27
This adjective that means "extremely tiny" comes from the name of the teensy people Gulliver met
    $600 3
This 1941 act enabled the U.S. to become the "Arsenal of Democracy"
    $600 9
His most famous work, "The Prince", wasn't published until 5 years after his death
    $600 16
4 of these units, abbreviated gi. are equivalent to 1 pint
    $600 21
Like interest paid on bank savings, they're the earnings paid on stocks & mutual funds
    $600 15
The 1st actress to play the role of Elmire in "Tartuffe" was his wife, Armande Bejart
    $600 28
This adjective could mean "world-weary" or "covered with green gemstones"
    $800 4
On May 13, 1846, President James K. Polk signed a declaration of war against this country
    $800 11
In "The Ethics", Spinoza wrote that nature abhors one of these
    DD: $1,500 18
In typography, it's 1/72 of an inch
    $800 22
It's inadvisable to buy a jumbo CD for over this amount, the maximum covered by deposit insurance
    $800 17
In 1937 he wrote the play "Golden Boy" & married that year's Oscar winner, Luise Rainer
    $800 29
It describes a person with strict moral principles, or a piano whose strings run vertically
    $1000 5
On Dec. 26, 1799 this general eulogized George Washington in Congress
    DD: $1,200 13
Immanuel Kant is a big name in this field of philosophy, concerned with the ultimate nature of things
    $1000 19
The name of this measure, equal to .9144 meters, comes from the Old English for "twig"
    $1000 23
Similar to Fannie Mae, it's the nickname of the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation
    $1000 24
Mary Eure, this playwright's 2nd wife, was in the original cast of his play "Look Back In Anger"
    $1000 30
It means "capable of being placed opposite something else" and often refers to a monkey's thumbs

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leszek Frank Billy
$15,900 $2,700 $7,000
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

This automaker's trademark symbolizes the 3 places where its engines were used: land, air & water

Final scores:

Leszek Frank Billy
$16,800 $0 $3,000
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated + Jeopardy!/Wheel of Fortune video games for Super NES/Sega Genesis + Jeopardy! Challenge book 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated + Jeopardy!/Wheel of Fortune video games for Super NES/Sega Genesis + Jeopardy! Challenge book

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Leszek Frank Billy
$15,100 $2,700 $6,800
33 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R,
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $24,600

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

Game tape date: 1992-10-18
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