Show #2406 - Monday, February 6, 1995

1995 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 1.

Contestants

Gus Splittorf, a senior from North Canton, Ohio

Gwen Shen, a junior from Hillsborough, California

Chris Jacobs, a sophomore from Orefield, Pennsylvania

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Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC NAMES
POP MUSIC
FAMOUS FIRSTS
FICTIONAL CHARACTERS
MUSEUMS
ABBREVIATIONS
    $100 1
This pharaoh was only about 18 when he died circa 1339 B.C.; the cause of his death is still a mystery
    $100 3
Georgia quartet whose hits include "Stand" & "Losing My Religion"
    $100 11
In 1885 Gottlieb Daimler & Wilhelm Maybach mounted an engine on a bike, creating the first of these
    $100 23
The first remark the Mad Hatter addresses to her is "Your hair wants cutting" — how rude
    $100 21
Museum Island in this German capital has several notable museums, including the Pergamon & Bode
    $100 16
You're on the money if you know that S&L is the abbreviation for this
    $200 2
In 1474 she became Queen of Castile & Leon
    $200 4
On the CD "If I Were" one of these, Sheryl Crow & 4 Non Blondes emulated Karen & Richard
    $200 12
In 1874 David Kalakaua, king of these islands, became the 1st reigning monarch to visit the U.S.
    $200 27
In "Wuthering Heights", young Hindley Earnshaw calls him a "beggarly interloper" & an "imp of Satan"
    $200 22
In 1988 the National Gallery of Canada in this city moved into a permanent home
    $200 17
Those of you who are preparing for the SAT should know that SAT stands for this
    $300 8
Emperor Valentinian III's sister Honoria wanted to marry this horrific Hun but it never worked out
    $300 5
In 1994 Luther Vandross & Mariah Carey remade this Lionel Richie/Diana Ross duet
    $300 13
In 1903 the first Rhodes scholars began attending this university
    $300 28
Jonathan Harker is amazed to see him crawl down his castle wall face down, his cloak spread out like wings
    $300 24
This capital's Norsk Folkemuseum has 150 rebuilt structures from all over the country
    $300 18
HC can refer to Holy Communion or to this, in the British Parliament
    $400 9
This famed British nurse nearly died of Crimean fever during the Crimean War
    $400 6
Trent Reznor's alternative band who recorded the album "The Downward Spiral"
    $400 14
It occurred July 20, 1969
    $400 29
This Oscar Wilde character says, "Oh, I am tired of sitting, and I don't want a life-sized portrait"
    $400 25
His presidential museum is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan
    $400 19
To a demographer, ZPG is an abbreviation for this
    $500 10
In 1952 Argentine workers contributed 1 day's wages to pay for this woman's tomb
    DD: $700 7
Singer heard here, she's been compared to Bruce Springsteen & Janis Joplin:

"Come to my window /
Crawl inside, wait by the light of the Moon /
Come to my window /
I'll be home soon..."
    $500 15
In 1934 Evangeline Booth became this organization's first woman general
    $500 30
In a Russian novel, Kitty Shcherbatsky & this title character both fall in love with Count Vronsky
    $500 26
The Whitney Museum of American Art has America's largest collection of the art of this mobile maker
    $500 20
SALT, as in the SALT agreements to limit the production of nuclear weapons, stands for this

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

Chris Gwen Gus
$1,100 $600 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Gwen Gus
$2,300 $2,000 $3,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE & NATURE
U.S. GEOGRAPHY
RELIGION
QUOTATIONS
19th CENTURY EUROPE
HODGEPODGE
    $200 11
When the dew point is at or below freezing, this may form on grass, windows & other surfaces
    $200 5
The southernmost city in the continental U.S. lies on this Florida island
    $200 21
This item used by Catholics as an aid to prayer includes about 50 small beads & a crucifix
    $200 13
In the 17th century John Selden observed that "Preachers say, do as I say, not" this
    $200 14
The first volume of his "Das Kapital" was published in 1867
    $200 1
German town rid of rats by the Pied Piper
    $400 12
Peach seeds may develop into peaches or this similar fruit
    $400 6
This bay provides the western shore of the Delmarva Peninsula
    $400 22
It's the common name for members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
    $400 15
Virgil said, "I fear Greeks even when they" do this
    $400 17
In the 1814-15 congress of this capital, Russia was allowed to keep Finland & most of Poland
    $400 2
Time magazine reported that in 1994 the U.S. prison population reached this number for the first time
    $600 28
Number of bones in a spider's body
    $600 7
The cities of Tacoma, Olympia & Bremerton all lie on this deepwater inlet in Northwest Washington
    $600 23
In Judaism this high holiday begins the ten days of penitence
    $600 16
Carl Sandburg wrote, "Sometime they'll give" one of these "and nobody will come"
    $600 18
After defeating the French at Oporto & Talavera in 1809, Arthur Wellesley was given this title
    $600 3
The 21st letter of the alphabet, or a type of turn
    DD: $1,500 29
In 1959 the Luna 2 spacecraft confirmed the existence of this flow of particles from the Sun's corona
    $800 8
At 4,393 feet, Mount Mansfield in this mountain range is Vermont's highest point
    $800 24
About 97% of Pakistanis belong to this religion, most in the Sunni sect
    $800 26
According to George Santayana, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to" do this
    $800 19
Known as the "Iron Chancellor", he unified the German currency & established the Imperial Bank
    $800 4
Circa 1824 Pennsylvania's Old State House acquired this now famous nickname
    $1000 30
These tiny green bodies in tree leaves change water into food sugar
    $1000 9
Of the lower 48 states, this state has the longest land border with Canada
    DD: $500 25
The Theravada School is the dominant school of this religion in Burma, Thailand & Laos
    $1000 27
Claiming "A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy", he tried to blow up Parliament
    $1000 20
In 1834 this future "Red Shirts" leader participated in a revolt against the King of Sardinia
    $1000 10
In 1960 2 men in a bathyscaphe went into this deepest spot in the oceans

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Gwen Gus
$8,600 $5,200 $5,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

PHILANTHROPISTS
A college & an oceanographic institution are named for this newspaper family

Final scores:

Chris Gwen Gus
$8,000 $399 $1,500
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chris Gwen Gus
$9,100 $5,200 $7,200
21 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W
20 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $21,500

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