Show #3990 - Friday, December 28, 2001

2001 Holiday Kids Week game 5.

(Cheryl: Hi, I'm Cheryl of the Clue Crew. You must at least be this tall to play on Jeopardy! today. Stay tuned.)


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Thomas McIntyre, a 12-year-old from Marino Valley, California

Bobby Bretz, an 11-year-old from Bristol, Rhode Island

Rachel Beckman, an 11-year-old from Danville, Kentucky

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
This nickname of a Native American woman, Chief Powhatan's daughter, means "playful one"
    $200 21
Put this legume spread on your tongue; either smooth or chunky is okay
    $200 6
You'll find the world's most famous pyramids in this northern African country
    $200 1
(Sofia of the Clue Crew outside on a toy.) I'm hoping to break Gary Stewart's record of 177,737 jumps on one of these
    $200 25
The glazing or frosting on a birthday cake
    $200 16
36" tall? You're big enough for Racing Rapids at Kennywood, near Pittsburgh in this state
    $400 12
Born in Weymouth, Massachusetts in 1744, she was wife of one President & the mother of another
    $400 22
Drink a glass of water while you squeeze this body part that contains a septum
    $400 7
Like mausoleums, the ancient pyramids were originally built to be used as these
    $400 2
A special edition of Trivial Pursuit focuses on this movie series, with categories about characters, weapons & droids
    $400 26
Two-word name
for the popular method
of cold-weather transport
seen here
    $400 17
Seen here is the Big Shot, which you have to be 4 feet tall to ride on the Stratosphere Tower in this Nevada city
    $600 13
The money this "Little Women" author received for her fiction made her the main breadwinner for her family
    $600 23
Try chewing this confection usually made of chicle (but make sure you've got enough for the entire class)
    $600 8
It's the name for the type
of preserved human seen here
    $600 3
You can launch your medical career with this classic game of skill that features "Cavity Sam"
    $600 27
Use your noodle.
It's the country seen here
    $600 18
Make sure you're at least 42" tall if you want to ride Grizzly River Run at this new theme park next to Disneyland
    DD: $1,000 14
The 300 slaves she escorted to freedom on the underground railroad included her brother, sister & parents
    $800 24
Breathe into a bag for a minute; this gas, CO2, can disrupt the nerve impulses which cause hiccups
    $800 9
Little is known of the builders of the pyramids of the sun & moon at Teutihuacan in this country
    $800 4
Gingerbread men make their way through Peppermint Stick Forest in this board game
    $800 28
When describing rocks it means "formerly molten"
    $800 19
When you hit 54", get on the Mantis, a stand-up scream machine at Cedar Point in this "Buckeye State"
    $1000 15
Famous student seen here on a stamp with her teacher,
Anne Sullivan
    $1000 10
It's the large mythological creature that "guards" the pyramids
    $1000 5
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew outside with a toy.) Leash laws don't apply to this yo-yo trick
    $1000 29
Homer's other epic Greek poem besides "The Odyssey"
    $1000 20
You must be 48" tall to ride the Busch Gardens roller coaster named for this Scottish "Monster"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Rachel Bobby Thomas
$1,000 $2,200 $5,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rachel Bobby Thomas
$2,600 $3,600 $10,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 16
Almost every spring kids come to the White House to roll & hunt these
    $400 7
Types of this animal include appaloosas, palominos & pintos
    $400 1
March 28, 2001: Hmm..."Hip Hoppin; Howdy Diddy"...That's not right..."P. Diddy"! That's the name I'll call myself!
    $400 26
Footwear from this company includes the Air Edge Max V & the Air Jordan XVI
    $400 21
You can breathe easier knowing that these paired organs are central to the respiratory system
    $400 2
Me or myself
    $800 17
140 people can sit down to supper in the room seen here, known as the State this
    $800 8
(Sofia of the Clue Crew at the Parrot Jungle in Miami.) Of fruit, leaves, or insects, it's the one that makes up most of an orangutan's diet
    $800 12
June 25, 1876: Leading the men to Little Bighorn to capture an Indian village; how hard could that be?
    $800 27
It's the brand seen here
    $800 22
If someone says, "Your epidermis is showing", he's referring to the outermost layer of this
    $800 3
An abbreviation for a compass direction
    $1200 18
This first President named Roosevelt made the name "White House" official, putting it on his stationery
    $1200 9
Histah was Tarzan's word for this kind of reptile, though hisstah would be more appropriate
    DD: $1,400 13
1975: One day I'll be so rich I could buy my own island, maybe Australia. Starting Microsoft with my pal Paul is a good start
    $1200 28
The name of this company that makes classic weatherproof boots means "a forested area"
    DD: $1,000 23
The middle part of this organ contains 3 tiny bones called the hammer, anvil & stirrup
    $1200 4
A USDA top grade of poultry
    $1600 19
It was built in 1902, expanded in size in 1909 & 1934 & is now the the title of a popular TV show
    $1600 10
Peppy, this type of bird, was created as the symbol of Wise potato chips
    $1600 14
Sept. 14, 1812: Feelin' good; occupied Moscow today. Josephine would have been impressed
    $1600 29
This brand's Kobe comes in kids' sizes, too
    $1600 24
The 3 main types of blood vessels are capillaries, veins & these, which carry blood from the heart
    $1600 5
The 21st letter of the English alphabet
    $2000 20
This glamorous First Lady redecorated the White House when she lived there, 1961-1963
    $2000 11
(Sofia & Sarah of the Clue Crew holding a creature.) This six-letter word for this rare alligator comes from the Latin for "white"
    $2000 15
1876: Finished writing "Tom Sawyer" but folks'll have to wait 8 years for a sequel
    $2000 30
This shoe style was named for a girl in a comic strip
    $2000 25
In an emergency this hormone prepares you for "fight or flight"
    $2000 6
At the beginning of some last names it's used to indicate "grandson of"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rachel Bobby Thomas
$23,600 $7,800 $15,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NORAD's annual tracking of his flight progress goes back to 1955 & now has a website

Final scores:

Rachel Bobby Thomas
$30,001 $2 $25,000
Winner: $30,001 & trip to Oahu, Hawaii with stay at Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki 3rd place: $1,000 shopping spree at & trip to Oahu, Hawaii with stay at Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki 2nd place: $1,000 shopping spree at & trip to Oahu, Hawaii with stay at Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Rachel Bobby Thomas
$23,400 $8,000 $14,800
25 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $46,200

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Game tape date: 2001-12-02
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