Show #860 - Friday, May 6, 1988

Mark Lowenthal game 3.


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Joe Sansonese, a writer from Westlake Village, California

Michael Edelstein, an obstetrician and gynecologist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mark Lowenthal, a State Department employee from Reston, Virginia (whose 2-day cash winnings total $21,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 11
The skin of an albino lacks this quality
    $100 6
Kshatriyas, Vaisyas, Sudras, & Brahmans are the names of 4 of these social divisions found in India
    $100 1
Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the western hemisphere, is in this chain
    $100 16
A pane of glass over a fish tank controls temperature & keeps the inhabitants from doing this
    $100 21
He only played "Teen Wolf" One, not "Teen Wolf Too"
    $200 12
Some mistakenly believe the mass migrations of these rodents always end in suicide by drowning
    $200 7
Thoreau's refusing to pay taxes is 1 example of this public refusal to obey a law
    $200 25
The cutting part of a sword, or the sword itself
    $200 2
In 1865, the 1st to climb this peak on the Swiss-Italian border didn't need an E Ticket
    DD: $300 17
Type of pet sung about by Michael Jackson in the following No. 1 hit:

"Ben, the two of us need look no more /
We both found what we were looking for..."
    $300 13
It's the clear, almost colorless, liquid part of the blood, or the highly ionized "4th state" of matter
    $300 8
Also called citizenship education, it's the study of the rights & responsibilities of citizens
    $300 24
A tract of land staked out by a miner
    $300 3
It's both the highest point in Washington as well as the state's best-known landmark
    $300 18
If this man's pet chow, Jo-Fi, got up on the couch, it risked undergoing analysis
    $400 14
These animals have actually built islands in the sea
    $400 9
Demography is the study of size, distribution & composition of this
    $400 23
It's a verb done to flowers, chickens, & eyebrows, & a noun that means courage
    $400 4
In 1987, these 2 mountains were battling to see which was the tallest in the world
    $400 19
The 2 best-known varieties of this little pet are the common & the golden
    $400 27
1 of 2 men who, in the 1940s, played not only a wolf man but Frankenstein's Monster & Dracula too
    $500 15
It's -459.67° F or -273.15° C
    $500 10
One of America's early social workers, her Hull House spearheaded the U.S. settlement house movement
    $500 22
A stonecutter, or a type of jar
    $500 5
Harvard, Yale & Columbia are among the mountains over 14,000' high in this state
    $500 20
From Greek for "bloodlessness", this condition can affect cats suffering from too many fleas
    $500 26
A 1987 Halloween episode of "Highway to Heaven" had Mark & Jonathan watching this 1957 classic

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

Mark Michael Joe
$2,000 $700 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Michael Joe
$3,700 $500 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Many warships & ocean liners, including the Titanic were built in this capital of Northern Ireland
    $200 11
In 1978, Angela Lansbury played Anna in a revival of this musical set in the Far East
    $200 17
Bookstore section in which you'd most likely find the works of John MacDonald & Ross Macdonald
    $200 1
Only president to suggest a play that was used in the Super Bowl
    $200 12
Aquila, Corvus, & Cygnus are different starry "species" of these
    $200 26
The 17th Amendment provides for the direct election of these
    $400 9
European capital where you can visit the Museo Taurino to learn about this "national sport"
    $400 20
TV "Golden Girl" who played the matchmaker in "Fiddler on the Roof"
    $400 19
Common English translation of the Russian title "Odin den Ivana Denisovicha"
    $400 2
Woodrow Wilson was the 1st non-clergyman to become president of this school
    $400 13
It's the Latin name for the "smaller lion"
    $400 27
Highest-ranking member of the U.S. executive branch greeted by a 19-gun, not a 21-gun, salute
    $600 10
It's the largest city in Yugoslavia, as well as the capital
    $600 23
In 1979, she starred in the Broadway flop "Got Tu Go Disco" but found fame in 1980 singing "Fame"
    $600 21
In 1984, he delved back into the world of organized crime with "The Sicilian"
    $600 3
With over 600, he vetoed more congressional bills than any other president
    $600 14
In English, this constellation is "the table", not a club for people with high IQs
    $600 28
As a unit of measure when weighing people in England, a "stone" equals this many pounds
    $800 8
It's the largest city in Bulgaria, as well as the capital
    $800 24
He wrote a musical version of his own "Wizard of Oz" in which Dorothy went to Oz with her pet cow
    $800 22
This author's on his 3rd odyssey, this one set in 2061
    $800 4
He & Grant were the only men who had both parents alive to see them become president
    DD: $1,000 15
88 constellations are recognized: 28 northern, 48 southern, & 12 classified as this
    $800 29
The 18th consonant of the English alphabet, it's sometimes called a semi-vowel
    DD: $1,200 7
This mountain city whose name means "bear" still has a bear pit
    $1000 25
The 1949 musical "Miss Liberty" featured as a character this sculptor of The Statue of Liberty
    $1000 18
She received her 1st Pulitzer Prize in 1963 for "The Guns of August"
    $1000 5
The 1556 German science classic "De re metallica" was translated into English by this president & his wife
    $1000 16
She's "the lady in the chair"
    $1000 30
Number of nations who are members of OPEC

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Michael Joe
$9,500 $7,500 $600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

It has the largest surface area of any lake south of the equator

Final scores:

Mark Michael Joe
$15,001 $9,500 $0
3-day champion: $36,801 2nd place: Admiral refrigerator & Emerson 10" television + Jeopardy! box game or Jeopardy! Challenger 3rd place: American Flyer luggage + Jeopardy! box game or Jeopardy! Challenger

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Mark Michael Joe
$9,400 $7,300 $1,800
24 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $18,500

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Game tape date: 1988-01-25
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