Show #1492 - Tuesday, February 12, 1991

1991 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 2.


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Christy Peterson, a junior from Kettering, Ohio

Dan Gordon, a senior from Rochester, New York

Kareem Crayton, a junior from Montgomery, Alabama

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
On July 20, 1969 he took the first "small step for man" on the Moon
    $100 17
This beverage is called moo or moo juice
    $100 1
The sides can be divided North & South, Union & Confederacy or the Blue & this
    $100 20
On April 5, 1985 this song was aired around the world to raise funds for African relief
    $100 12
At these 2 points on Earth 6 months of light is followed by 6 months of darkness
    $100 15
The Chicago Tribune reported this host country donated 230,000 Mars bars to our troops for Thanksgiving
    $200 8
In 1921 in Atlantic City, 16-year-old M. Gorman became the first to be crowned this
    $200 18
Salad is this burrowing mammal's "food"
    $200 2
While occupied by this general, most of Columbia, S.C. burned down the night of February 17, 1865
    $200 26
She tied for most No. 1 pop hits by a female when "I'm Your Baby Tonight" hit No. 1 in 1990
    $200 11
The freezing point of seawater decreases as this increases
    $200 16
Englishman Kim Philby was 1 of 5 top spies this country honored on stamps in 1990
    $300 9
Ellen Church, the first airline stewardess, was a registered one of these
    $300 23
The PB on your PB & J sandwich is this goober grease
    $300 3
One of the reasons this general failed at Antietam was McClellan had a copy of his invasion plan
    $300 27
The Flintstones' chip off the old block, or the girl who gave us "Giving You The Benefit" in 1990
    $300 7
It's thought that the Great Lakes were formed by movement of these
    $300 21
In November 1990 Bill Irwin became the first blind man to hike this entire 2,167-mile long trail
    $400 10
In the 1940s this top-secret project developed the first atomic bombs
    $400 24
If you ask for a tube steak you'll get one of these treats
    $400 4
In a battle in this Alabama Bay August 5, 1864, Farragut forced the ironclad Tennessee to surrender
    DD: $600 28
In 1987 this group had its 2nd No. 1 hit in 3 months with the following: "Tommy used to work on the docks, union's been on strike / He's down on his luck, it's tough, so tough / Gina works the diner all day..."
    $400 13
The 2 main types of waves these produce are designated P & S, primary & secondary
    $400 22
Reuters reports China's Communist newspaper wants people to stop calling women "miss" & use this "friendly" title
    $500 19
Jean H. Dunant, the Swiss founder of this organization, shared the first Nobel Peace Prize
    $500 25
You don't have to be a detective to know this name for any meat you can't identify
    $500 5
After "The Civil War" aired on PBS, this Memphis Civil War historian became a celebrity
    $500 30
It "Could've Been" that she had a No. 1 hit in 1988, & it was
    $500 14
Lying just below the crust, this layer of the Earth's interior is solid rock 1800 miles thick
    $500 29
This author of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" died in November 1990

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

Kareem Dan Christy
$2,000 $400 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kareem Dan Christy
$4,000 $800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
He wrote "The Jungle Book" while living in Vermont
    $200 12
Lisht near Memphis was the capital during this country's 12th Dynasty
    $200 4
The contraction of "smoke" & "fog" that means air pollution
    $200 1
This capital city built around Castle Rock is famous in Scottish legend as Dudeideann or "Auld Reekie"
    $200 19
Overcome with grief, this first lady did not attend her husband's May 4, 1865 burial
    $200 25
When you "spill" these legumes then everybody knows
    $400 8
She wrote a 6-volume work called "Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag" several years before "Jo's Boys"
    $400 13
This king of Israel, who succeeded Saul, conquered Jerusalem & made it his capital
    $400 5
A place for plants, or an "effect" caused when gases trap heat in the atmosphere
    $400 2
Though parts of the mountain are in Italy & Switzerland, the peak of Mont Blanc is in this country
    $400 20
In 1944 this first lady graduated from Plains High School as valedictorian of her class
    $400 26
Animal "let out of the bag" when a confidence is revealed
    $600 9
This Russian count's parents died when he was a child & he was raised by relatives
    $600 14
These shrines were located at Dodana & Oropus as well as at Delphia
    $600 6
The 2 classifications for species facing extinction are "threatened" & this
    $600 3
The name Berber has given us this word for the coastal area where they live
    $600 21
Before the British burned the White House in 1814, she escaped with the Declaration of Independence
    $600 27
Give out a noise like an excited pig or give out information you shouldn't have
    $800 10
This Mississippian's book "Go Down, Moses" contains his famous story "The Bear"
    $800 15
Born around 563 B.C. in southern Nepal, his father was Suddhodana, a ruler of the Sakya tribe
    $800 24
The branch of biology concerning the relationship living things have to each other & the environment
    DD: $800 17
2 of Canada's 3 Prairie Provinces
    DD: $700 22
She held the first news conference in the White House by a first lady on March 6, 1933
    $800 29
Promised immunity or a lighter sentence, a crook who testifies against his pals turns "state's" this
    $1000 11
This reclusive Massachusetts poetess wrote over 1,000 poems but only titled a few of them
    $1000 16
In 60 A.D. Queen Boudicca led a revolt against their rule in southern Britain
    $1000 28
When moisture combines with nitrogen oxide & sulfur dioxide, this kind of precipitation falls
    $1000 18
Americans can drive to Tegucigalpa, this country's capital, via the Pan-American Highway
    $1000 23
This first lady's antique desk at the White House had belonged to her father, John Bouvier III
    $1000 30
Ratting on someone is doing this "out of school"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kareem Dan Christy
$10,200 $7,500 $4,600

Final Jeopardy! Round

Called "the master chemistry lab", it's your largest internal organ

Final scores:

Kareem Dan Christy
$10,300 $9,300 $7,100
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kareem Dan Christy
$10,200 $8,200 $4,600
25 R,
1 W
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $23,000

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Game tape date: 1991-01-19
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