Season 11 Final Jeopardy! Round clues (45 clues archived)

#2525, aired 1995-07-21EDUCATORS: In 1946 she published "Education for a New World" Maria Montessori
#2524, aired 1995-07-20U.S. PRESIDENTS: 1 of 2 presidents who had military service in 4 wars (1 of) Andrew Jackson or Zachary Taylor
#2515, aired 1995-07-07NOTORIOUS: Oscar Collazo, serving a life sentence for his assassination attempt on this president, was released in 1979 Harry Truman
#2514, aired 1995-07-06FAMOUS PLAYS: Play that includes, "I was so mean as to kill this bird today... soon I shall kill myself in the same way" The Seagull
#2513, aired 1995-07-05LITERARY OPERAS: Operas based on this author's works include "Il Talismano", "Il Templario" & "La Prigione d'Edimburgo" Sir Walter Scott
#2512, aired 1995-07-04THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE: 1 of the 3 things "we mutually pledge to each other" at the end of the Declaration (1 of) our lives, our fortunes, & our sacred honor
#2509, aired 1995-06-29SHAKESPEARE & FILM: A poignant scene in "The Madness of King George" features George III reading aloud from this play King Lear
#2501, aired 1995-06-19ARTISTS: He painted a "Crouching Marquesan Woman Seen from the Back" circa 1902 Paul Gauguin
#2500, aired 1995-06-16THE WINTER OLYMPICS: In 1994 this country's 2 medals were won by women, one in figure skating, the other in the biathlon Ukraine
#2487, aired 1995-05-30U.S. PRESIDENTS: 4 Republican, 2 Democrat & these 2 Whig presidents have died while in office William Henry Harrison & Zachary Taylor
#2464, aired 1995-04-27WORLD CAPITALS: Monuments & public buildings in this city line the wide Avenida Bernardo O'Higgins Santiago, Chile
#2463, aired 1995-04-26BODIES OF WATER: The meridian of Cape Agulhas, Portuguese for "needles", is the boundary between these 2 oceans the Atlantic & the Indian Oceans
#2453, aired 1995-04-1220th CENTURY PRESIDENTS: He said, "If you have not chosen me by secret ballot, neither have I gained office by any secret promises" Gerald Ford
#2445, aired 1995-03-31ANCIENT EGYPT: The most common name for rulers of ancient Egypt was Ptolemy at 15; the next most common was this name at 11 Ramses
#2415, aired 1995-02-17ENGLISH LITERATURE: Set in Scandinavia, not in Britain, it's the longest surviving epic poem written in Old English Beowulf
#2414, aired 1995-02-16AMERICAN HISTORY: This South Dakota community was the site of 2 clashes between the U.S. gov't & Indians, in 1890 & 1973 Wounded Knee
#2400, aired 1995-01-27FICTIONAL CHARACTERS: He said "When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains...must be the truth" Sherlock Holmes
#2387, aired 1995-01-10BOOKS & AUTHORS: Among his books are "About Zionism" & "The Evolution of Physics" Albert Einstein
#2378, aired 1994-12-28ETYMOLOGY: Until 1946, this word usually meant a mathematician; since then, it's come to mean a machine a computer
#2374, aired 1994-12-22COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD: With over 55 million visitors, this country is the world's most popular tourist destination France
#2373, aired 1994-12-21U.S. ISLANDS: Mount Ada on this island is named for the wife of chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Catalina Island
#2371, aired 1994-12-19AMERICAN ARTISTS: His "Triple Self-Portrait" was put on a 29ยข stamp in 1994 Norman Rockwell
#2358, aired 1994-11-30BUSINESS & INDUSTRY: 1 of the top 10 companies that operated food services in 1964, in 1994 its lunch counters ranked No. 264 Woolworth's
#2357, aired 1994-11-29PLAYS: The title of a Sean O'Casey play refers to these symbols on the flag of the Irish Citizen Army a plow & stars
#2355, aired 1994-11-25AMERICAN POLITICAL TERMS: This phrase first appeared in 1845, followed by "to overspread the continent alloted by providence" Manifest Destiny
#2354, aired 1994-11-24SOUTH AFRICA: Province discovered by Vasco da Gama on Christmas Day, 1497 Natal
#2353, aired 1994-11-23DEMOCRATS: When Grandma Moses was born, this man was president; at her death, JFK was president James Buchanan
#2352, aired 1994-11-22HISTORIC NAMES: Though he spent most of his life in Europe, he was governor of the Bahamas for most of World War II Edward VIII/Duke of Windsor
#2351, aired 1994-11-21PLAYWRIGHTS: In 1936 he wrote his last play, "The Boy David"; an actress played the title role James M. Barrie
#2350, aired 1994-11-18OPERA: One-word title of the Verdi opera set in Windsor, England in the 15th century "Falstaff"
#2349, aired 1994-11-17NAMES IN THE NEWS: This former U.N. ambassador is a co-chairman of the host city's committee for the 1996 Olympic Games Andrew Young
#2348, aired 1994-11-16HISTORIC NAMES: A midshipman at age 9, he served in the War of 1812 at age 11, & became a Civil War hero while in his 60s David Farragut
#2347, aired 1994-11-15AFRICAN LANDMARKS: Discovered November 16, 1855, its Makalolo name, Mosioatunya, means "the smoke that thunders" Victoria Falls
#2346, aired 1994-11-14ROYALTY: The last king of the Hellenes, he was the second to bear this name King Constantine II (former King Constantine)
#2345, aired 1994-11-11ANCIENT ROME: One of these commanded 100 of the 6000 men in a legion a centurion
#2344, aired 1994-11-10FAMOUS SHIPS: It left Spithead, England December 23, 1787 & arrived in Tahiti October 26, 1788 the Bounty
#2343, aired 1994-11-09DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE: Alphabetically, he was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence John Adams
#2342, aired 1994-11-08U.S. PRESIDENTS: In his 1913 autobiography, he said "Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly" Teddy Roosevelt
#2341, aired 1994-11-07U.S. LANDMARKS: James Hoban, who designed & built this, had to rebuild it after a fire in 1814 the White House
#2340, aired 1994-11-04VICE PRESIDENTS: This Republican was the first V.P. to succeed to the presidency and then win the office by election Theodore Roosevelt
#2339, aired 1994-11-03PLAYWRIGHTS: He's won 3 Pulitzer Prizes for drama--in 1967, 1975 & 1994 Edward Albee
#2334, aired 1994-10-271994: In July 1994 these 2 foreign leaders became the first to address the same joint session of Congress Rabin and King Hussein
#2320, aired 1994-10-07ART HISTORY: In 1894 Alphonse Mucha began designing posters of Sarah Bernhardt that popularized this decorative style art nouveau
#2307, aired 1994-09-20WOMEN IN SPORTS: With 5, she's won more Olympic gold medals than any other U.S. female athlete Bonnie Blair
#2298, aired 1994-09-07AUTHORS: The novelist who wrote, "The beginning of the end of war lies in remembrance" Herman Wouk
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