Show #8223 - Wednesday, May 27, 2020

2020 Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 3.


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Lauren Schneider Lipton, a high school health teacher from Seattle, Washington

Will Satterwhite, an 8th through 12th grade band and choir teacher from Vinton, Virginia

Jenna Hall, a high school English teacher from Seaside, California

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: "E" will begin each correct response.)
    $200 9
Extending for more than 1,200 miles off the northeast coast of Australia is this natural wonder
    $200 3
Coffee with milk
    $200 8
On the country side, Dan + Shay hit it big recently with a little help from this Canadian superstar
    $200 1
From "Treasure Island" comes the refrain "Fifteen men on the dead man's chest, yo-ho-ho" & one of these
    $200 17
Born 1890, was a merchant of "murder" & "death", named a dame in 1971, & then there was none of her in 1976
    $200 7
A triangle with sides A, B & C all equal in length is in this form
    $400 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents by a display monitor.) The border between the Greek regions of Macedonia and Thessaly is the location of this legendary home of the gods
    $400 4
My God!
    $400 14
In December 2019 her "All I Want For Christmas Is You" completed the longest trip from release to Billboard No. 1: 25 years
    $400 2
These sailor songs helped pass time during strenuous labor, like the halyard type sung when hoisting sails
    DD: $1,000 18
Born 1898, taught at Oxford & Cambridge, chronicled big cats, enchantresses & closets, died 1963
    $400 10
The parts of a roof that stick out over the edge of a building form these
    $600 22
Three nations--Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania--border this lake
    $600 5
Great prize
    $600 16
Real name Austin Post, he has been running "Circles" around the competition
    $600 6
"They send you to New Bedford" in "Blow Ye Winds", a song about this maritime activity
    $600 19
Born 1919, came through the rye to fame in 1951, & we're not too sure what he did from 1965 to his death in 2010
    $600 11
Take a look from above & you'll see why an area just south of the White House has this geometric name
    $800 26
This major river runs all the way across northern Italy from the western frontier with France to the Adriatic in the east
    $800 20
Literally, white card
    $800 28
Complemented by its lush video, "Rare" from this former TV wizard was a singular hit in the new decade
    $800 25
Captain Quint in "Jaws" sang the lament, "Farewell, and adieu to" these women
    $800 23
Born in 1903 with the initials E.A.B., took his pen name from an English river in 1933, passed away in 1950, 34 years early
    $800 12
It's the protective housing of a crustacean
    $1000 27
The Sahara covers most of North Africa, including these two neighboring countries that both start with the letter "M"
    $1000 21
That's life
    $1000 29
In her cover of "Doin' Time", she reimagines Gershwin & Sublime
    $1000 30
"A drop of Nelson's blood won't do us any harm"; "Nelson" referring to Admiral Horatio & "blood" being this 4-letter potent potable
    $1000 24
Born 1709 in England, wrote a dictionary, got bio'd, buried in Westminster Abbey in 1784
    $1000 13
This young form of an eel sounds like it might have pointed ears

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

Jenna Will Lauren
$0 $2,800 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jenna Will Lauren
$1,000 $5,400 -$400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 25
In this country ha-matzav, "the situation", refers to the security threats it has faced since the day of independence in 1948
    $400 4
He logs a lot of miles hosting "American Idol" on one coast & co-hosting with Kelly Ripa on the other
    $400 20
In 2019, using the Event Horizon Telescope, the first of these cosmic objects was photographed
    $400 1
In the early 1500s Botticelli & Leonardo da Vinci both lived in this Arno River city, a leading renaissance center
    $400 6
Change a letter in the color of money into the rapacious desire for said money
    $400 11
I can read you like this 2-word term for an exam in which students are allowed to consult notes & texts
    $800 27
Zero-sum is an alternative to this happier type of double-talk situation
    $800 5
In 2019, she left "The Talk" to concentrate on executive producing and starring on "The Conners"
    $800 21
A study at Johns Hopkins suggests that being around dogs at an early age may lessen the risk of this "split mind" disorder
    $800 2
One of the great Renaissance buildings is the Biblioteca Marciana, meaning St. Mark's this, in Venice
    $800 7
A word meaning mild or not very flavorful spices things up by becoming a verb meaning to mix
    $800 12
Doctoral students write dissertations; a master's degree usually requires one of these, from the Greek for "proposition"
    $1200 28
In 1950 he spoke about the situation in Korea: "A small country, thousands of miles away, but...important to every American"
    $1200 18
This entrepreneur & shark from "Shark Tank" is the majority owner of the Dallas Mavericks
    $1200 22
Observed in 2019, 2I/Borisov is the first identified one of these bodies of rock & ice to visit from outside our solar system
    DD: $3,800 3
Erasmus was the "Prince of" this -ism that uses classical learning to gain knowledge of man's nature
    $1200 8
With a change of just one letter, to burn slightly becomes a single-named superstar singer/actress
    DD: $1,200 13
We'll gamble you know that this word for an exam supervisor once meant a Roman governor
    $1600 29
Churchill's June 4, 1940 speech on the war situation narrates this evacuation of 335,000 troops from the shores of France
    $1600 19
In 2019, 20 years after the original premiered, he was back in the kitchen with "Good Eats: The Return"
    $1600 23
RBBP6, one of these compounds that contain amino acids, has proven effective against Ebola
    $1600 9
Seen here in a sculpture from around 1410 is the Renaissance master Donatello's version of this biblical king
    $1600 16
A word meaning of short duration turns very sad as one denoting sharp sorrow over a death
    $1600 14
An experienced teacher who helps guide a new teacher; also, the name of a guide in the "Odyssey"
    $2000 30
Demosthenes spent years convincing Athenians they were in a crisis situation due to the threat from this dad of Alexander
    $2000 26
She can talk football or the fandango as a sports reporter & a co-host of "Dancing with the Stars"
    $2000 24
Developers of this hyphenated type of battery that powers smartphones & electric cars won the 2019 Nobel Chemistry Prize
    $2000 10
Martin V, first pope of the Renaissance, was offered digs in this French city where the alternate papacy had been based, but said no
    $2000 17
Change a letter in the opposite of illuminated to get a word for unpleasantly damp & chilly
    $2000 15
This synonym of proficiency describes a type of learning that allows students to progress at the rate at which they master skills

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jenna Will Lauren
$9,000 $22,400 $7,600
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

A familiar chant in this fairy tale continues, "Be he alive or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread"

Final scores:

Jenna Will Lauren
$16,500 $22,400 $14,001
2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jenna Will Lauren
$10,000 $19,800 $7,600
12 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
10 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $37,400

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Game tape date: 2020-02-24
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