Show #6315 - Friday, February 17, 2012

2012-A Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 3.


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Catherine Whitten, a high school history teacher from Plano, Texas

Nate Rice, a high school ACT prep teacher from Catlettsburg, Kentucky

Lisa Johnston, a fourth and fifth grade reading and religion teacher from East Boston, Massachusetts

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Jeopardy! Round

BORN IN 1912
    $200 8
This cartoonist's 100th birthday was commemorated with a Google doodle feature a drawing of his ghoulish family.
    $200 13
"Monday Night Football"
    $200 6
The nickname "Good Queen Bess" was created for her
    $200 18
The Orange Grove near Tampa
    $200 1
In 2002 the FDA approved cosmetic injections of this to temporarily remove facial wrinkles
    $200 26
Good afternoon
    $400 12
This "drip" artist drew his first breaths January 28 in Cody, Wyoming
    $400 14
"16 and Pregnant"
    $400 7
Bilqis is the Islamic name for the Biblical queen of this land who drops in on Solomon
    $400 19
Happy Heart Farm in Fort Collins
    $400 2
Some of Neutrogena's Healthy Defense daily moisturizers have an SPF of 50, SPF standing for this
    $400 27
Thank you
    $600 23
Born in Cambridge, he represented Massachusetts in the U.S. House for 34 years, 10 as speaker in the '70s & '80s
    $600 15
    $600 9
This king wasn't too lionish toward his Queen Berengaria; they had no kids & may never have... um... you know...
    $600 20
Tami's Berry Patch near Fond du Lac
    $600 3
(Sarah delivers the clue from a makeup room)

It's the handheld tool... (whir, click) that's become a synonym for touching up something
    $600 28
Stroke of mercy
    $800 24
Golf greats Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan & this guy, "Slammin' Sam", were all born in 1912
    $800 16
    $800 10
In 60 A.D. the British Queen Boudicca led a revolt against this empire's rule
    $800 21
Fairfield Farm in Corvallis
    $800 4
Bare Essentials has a foundation called Bare these, said to have no irritating chemicals or preservatives
    $800 29
Voice of the people
    DD: $1,500 25
Born in Italy in 1912, he chose a papal name that honored his 2 immediate predecessors
    $1000 17
"Storage Wars"
    $1000 11
She's been the Queen of the Netherlands since 1980
    $1000 22
Fairwinds Farm in Bowdoinham
    $1000 5
For that picture-perfect smile, many people are turning to dental veneers made of this white ceramic material
    $1000 30
Time spirit

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

Lisa Nate Catherine
$3,400 $2,400 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Nate Catherine
$5,600 $6,700 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 4
This pirate interrupted his illicit activities to defend New Orleans against the British in the War of 1812
    $400 21
The Venus de Milo is one of many noted statues made of the parian type of this material
    $400 1
Ann Judson went to Burma in 1812 as the first American woman to do this religious work converting souls overseas
    $400 26
It precedes "Bay" in a national park in Alaska & "National Park" in a national park in Montana
    $400 7
With listings from Aaron to Zurishaddai, it's Harper's over 1,200-page dictionary of this book
    $400 15
Jett Rink in 1956's "Giant"
    $800 17
Edward Teach, known by this moniker, was hunted down when he tried to find safe harbor off North Carolina
    $800 22
Better be good if you don't want a stocking full of this carbon-rich stuff
    $800 2
Gabriel is not just an angel but one of these in the angelic hierarchy
    $800 27
"The origin of" this word meaning a distinct sort or kind? The Latin for "form"
    $800 8
All 22 volumes of the current edition of this "global" work first published in 1917
    $800 14
Dying gunfighter J.B. Books in "The Shootist"
    $1200 18
In April 2009 the U.S. Navy rescued a ship's captain after pirates from this country held him captive
    $1200 23
You're looking at this silica mineral, widely used in clocks & watches
    $1200 3
Calvinism emphasizes scripture more than does this older movement named for a German reformer
    $1200 28
This word that can mean an association often follows "honor" or "high"
    $1200 9
This many "Places To See Before You Die" by Patricia Schultz
    $1200 12
Eric Draven in "The Crow"; he was fatally wounded on the set
    DD: $3,000 19
The first Barbary Coast Wars fought on the "shores of Tripoli" against pirates occurred under this president
    DD: $3,000 24
This porous volcanic rock floats; after the eruption of Krakatau, banks of it covered the ocean for miles
    $1600 5
Joseph Rutherford of this group had his followers play sermonettes on record players when going door to door
    $1600 29
Adjective meaning time long past, especially before the end of the Western Roman Empire
    $1600 10
Funk & Lewis' "30 Days To A More Powerful" one of these
    $1600 13
Oddly, Wilma's nagging mother, Pearl Slaghoople, in 1994's "The Flintstones"
    $2000 20
This last name of Anne, one of the few female pirates, is a Scottish word for "pretty"
    $2000 25
Wales has a national museum devoted to this stuff used in roofing, flooring, & blackboards
    $2000 6
Shabbetai Tzevi, a student of this mystical tradition, became a false Messiah who brought havoc to 17th c. Jewry
    $2000 30
Here's the evidence:
this 2-word Latin term means "at first view"
    $2000 11
"Remember Everything You Read", which presents this woman's "7-Day Speed Reading & Learning Program"
    $2000 16
Tom Hanks' gangster boss John Rooney in "Road To Perdition"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Nate Catherine
$6,800 $19,500 $14,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

The only title character in her creator's 6 major novels, she was portrayed in a 1996 film & a 2009 miniseries

Final scores:

Lisa Nate Catherine
$13,600 $16,500 $21,173
3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lisa Nate Catherine
$12,800 $19,000 $14,000
18 R,
2 W
(including 2 DDs)
21 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $45,800

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Game tape date: 2012-01-23
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