Show #1960 - Friday, February 26, 1993

1993 Teen Tournament final game 2.


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Jesse Roach, a senior from Aiken, South Carolina (subtotal of $12,500)

Mit Robertson, a senior from Tupelo, Mississippi (subtotal of $8,400)

Fraser Woodford, a senior from Lexington, Kentucky (subtotal of $16,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
A facial muscle called the frontalis enables you to wrinkle your forehead & raise these
    $100 11
"Christine" was a car, "Carrie" a girl & "Cujo" one of these
    $100 6
This Alamo hero's motto was "Be always sure you're right --- then go ahead"
    $100 21
In 1883 he formed his wild west show at his ranch near North Platte
    $100 26
The cheese steak sandwich is said to have originated in this eastern city in the 1930s
    $100 16
Student athletes can tell you JV stands for this
    DD: $500 2
It weighs approximately 8 pounds & covers a surface area of about 18 square feet
    $200 12
Chucky, a killer doll, made his debut in this 1988 film
    $200 7
In 1988 he said, "We are all precious in God's sight --- the real rainbow coalition"
    $200 22
The state's official nickname came from this, its leading crop
    $200 27
This thick seafood soup's name comes from chaudiere, a type of caldron
    $200 17
It's the form of light or radiation abbreviated UV
    $300 3
The rounded ends of the metacarpal bones form these joints in the fingers
    $300 13
In 1992 Gary Oldman sank his teeth into this title role, playing him both young & old
    $300 8
About the Battle of Brit., he said, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few"
    $300 23
This largest Nebraska city is headquarters to the Union Pacific Railroad
    $300 28
Cannoli pastries are often filled with this soft cheese found in lasagna
    $300 18
This musical direction is often abbreviated cresc.
    $400 4
These blood vessels are so tiny that only 1 blood cell can pass through at a time
    $400 14
This star of "A Nightmare on Elm Street" made his directorial debut with "976-EVIL"
    $400 9
She said, "If saloons in Kansas are illegal, why can't I bust 'em?"
    $400 24
Originally called Lancaster, this capital city was renamed at statehood in 1867
    $400 29
An open-faced one of these uses one slice of bread
    $400 19
It's the region of Canada abbreviated NT or NWT
    $500 5
It's the part of the brain that has a Latin name meaning "little brain"
    $500 15
Face it, this nickname really sticks on Clive Barker's main demon from the "Hellraiser" films
    $500 10
In his last "Crisis" essay of 1783, he wrote, "The times that tried men's souls are over"
    $500 25
In Nebraska this pioneer route to the Northwest followed the Platte & North Platte rivers
    $500 30
This Mexican specialty translates as "stuffed peppers" & that's what they are
    $500 20
This part of a computer that interprets & executes instructions is abbreviated CPU

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

Fraser Mit Jesse
$1,700 $1,000 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Fraser Mit Jesse
$4,900 $1,200 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
The worst fighting of this 1968 offensive was in the ancient city of Hue
    $200 21
England's Leeds Castle features a museum devoted to these items that encircle canines' necks
    $200 6
Ernest Hemingway once claimed that "All modern American literature comes from this "Tom Sawyer" sequel"
    $200 11
Princess Stephanie of Monaco is his youngest child
    $200 26
As Steven Spielberg could tell you, it's the fear of spiders
    $200 1
In 1961 this city got what the locals called Schandmauer, "Wall of Shame"
    $400 17
In May 1968 talks between the U.S. & North Vietnam began in this European capital
    $400 22
Crowley, Louisiana has a museum devoted to this grain grown in flooded fields
    $400 7
He received only $10 for the first publication of "The Tell-Tale Heart"
    $400 12
Before she became this country's queen, Margrethe II studied law at Copenhagen University
    $400 27
Someone who suffers from this phobia feels like the walls are closing in
    $400 2
NATO sits in Brussels & SEATO sat in this Thai city
    $600 18
This 1964 resolution authorized LBJ to "repel any armed attack against the forces of the United States"
    $600 23
A transportation museum in Baltimore named for this railroad has a collection of early railway cars
    $600 8
In 1985 Larry McMurtry made the bestseller list with this epic novel about the West
    $600 13
Carl XVI Gustav wasn't yet king of this country when he hosted his first Nobel Prize ceremony in 1972
    $600 28
One who's brontophobic & astraphobic fears these 2 things, especially on a rainy night
    $600 3
The Titanic was built in a shipyard in this Northern Ireland city
    $800 19
This theory held that if South Vietnam fell, other Asian nations would topple one after another
    $800 24
Santa Anna's saddle is on display at a Huntsville, Texas museum devoted to this president of Texas
    $800 9
Laura Ingalls Wilder was well into her 60s when she began this series of books about her early life
    DD: $3,000 14
He spoke Catalan at the opening ceremonies of the 1992 Summer Olympics
    $800 29
It's what a carnophobic person wouldn't eat
    $800 4
Its coat of arms features a condor & an alpaca
    $1000 20
Under the command of this general, U.S. forces in Vietnam grew to over 500,000
    DD: $3,000 25
Indian relics are on display at the Roger Williams Park Museum in this state capital
    $1000 10
Set in the Reconstruction era, "Beloved" won this black American author a 1988 Pulitzer Prize
    $1000 15
Harald V succeeded his father, Olav V, as king of this Scandinavian country in 1991
    $1000 30
If you're autophobic or monophobic, you're afraid of this, as many of us are at times
    $1000 5
Since Burma became Myanmar, this is the only "B" country left on the Bay of Bengal

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Fraser Mit Jesse
$12,500 $9,800 $6,100
(lock tournament)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Eugene Cernan is the last person to stand here

Final scores:

Fraser Mit Jesse
$12,999 $0 $100

Cumulative scores:

Fraser Mit Jesse
$28,999 $8,400 $12,600
Tournament champion: $28,999 2nd runner-up: $8,400 1st runner-up: $12,600

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Fraser Mit Jesse
$13,000 $7,600 $4,100
32 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $24,700

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Game tape date: 1993-01-05
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