Show #4007 - Tuesday, January 22, 2002


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Kristin Culkowski, an information technology from Syracuse, New York

Brooks Moore, an emergency medicine resident from Avondale Estates, Georgia

Roger Werries, a computer forensics instructor from Bowie, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,740)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
(Sofia of the Clue Crew presents.) This device, whose name is from the Italian for "springboard", was perfected in the 1930s
    $200 2
By improving the milling process, the Romans popularized the making of the white variety of this
    $200 14
Bill Pullman played fighter jock-president Thomas Whitmore in this 1996 film
    $200 1
The flag seen here represents this European island-country
    $200 12
A website for this sport advises that if you play through a storm, your great round could be your last round
    $200 6
Mine's 2517--oops!:
    $400 25
He's the documentary filmmaker who invented the aqualung
    $400 17
Oh, joy! These nuts of the Prunus amygdalus tree have been cultivated since earliest times for food & oil
    $400 15
Bill Paxton portrayed astronaut Fred Haise in this 1995 docudrama
    $400 3
The flag of this Central American nation with both an Atlantic & a Pacific coast is seen here
    $400 13
You're advised to seek a safe location if less than 30 seconds pass between a lightning flash & this
    $400 7
For a home buyer:
    $600 26
His lesser-known inventions include a vote-recording machine & the mimeograph machine
    $600 20
Named for a pasta, it's one of the most popular winter squashes
    $600 16
After being "Sleepless In Seattle," Pullman stole Sandra Bullock's heart in this 1995 film
    $600 4
Russia borders this northern European nation whose flag is seen here
    $600 24
Lightning victims don't carry a charge; it's safe to use this heart-beat-restoring technique if you know how
    $600 9
Formed in 1942:
    DD: $2,000 27
(Colby Donaldson of Survivor presents.) This man's invention of wireless telegraphy helped save survivors of the Titanic in 1912
    $800 21
After 3-5 minutes on an open fire, these "monetary" shellfish will open on their own & can be served as appetizers
    $800 18
Paxton has worked with this director on "The Terminator" & "Aliens," among other films
    $800 5
One of the smallest nations in the world, its flag is seen here
    $800 29
Panamax of San Rafael, California introduced this type of "protection" for PCs in 1981
    $800 10
In case of disaster:
    $1000 28
This Italian physicist was made a count in 1801 for his invention of the electric battery
    $1000 22
Served chilled, this soup's name comes from the French for "Iced Cream Soup"
    $1000 19
The farce was with Pullman in this 1987 spoof that also featured Barf the Mawg
    $1000 8
It's the West African nation whose flag is seen here
    $1000 30
Based on data gathered from 1959 to 1994, this hurricane-prone state also has the most lightning fatalities
    $1000 11
In your computer:

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

Roger Brooks Kristin
$5,000 $800 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Roger Brooks Kristin
$5,800 $3,800 $4,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
A trusty member of this pair's "Corps of Discovery" was York, the slave of one of them
    $400 27
In a diner, a "side of French" is an order of these with your meal
    $400 1
"Where Everybody Knows Your Name"
    $400 16
Although it can weigh up to 8,000 pounds, it's an excellent swimmer & often walks on the bottoms of lakes and rivers
    $400 11
This American greeting came from contracting "How do ye"
    $400 24
Encarta reports the military Salyuts had small unpiloted capsules to return rolls of this to earth
    $800 7
This Treasury Secretary urged force be used on those who protested the tax on whiskey he had imposed in 1791
    $800 26
In the 1680s New York's Staten Island became a refuge for these victims of French Religious oppression
    $800 2
"Love and Marriage"
    $800 17
There are 2 kinds of this wild ox in Africa: Cape & Congo
    $800 12
In Spanish you can say a simple "Hi" with hola, or "Good Day" with this
    $800 25
On her 2nd flight to a Salyut, the Soviets' 2nd woman in space, Svetlana Savitskaya, became the 1st woman to do this in space
    $1200 8
Year in which the writers of the Mayflower Compact set pen to paper
    $1200 22
At the end of this 1759 French work a character remarks, "That is well said... but we must cultivate our garden"
    $1200 3
"Georgia On My Mind"
    $1200 18
(Jeff Probst of Survivor presents from Africa.) I'm not sure if this giraffe is male or female, known by these two terms
    DD: $2,000 13
It's the German word that's the title of the first song in "Cabaret"
    $1200 30
Equipment from Salyut 7 was salvaged in 1986 to go into this new, later trouble-plagued station
    $1600 9
Patrick Henry's "If This Be Treason" speech was provoked by this 1765 act
    $1600 23
Novels that take place during this war include "Montcalm and Wolfe" & "The Last of the Mohicans"
    $1600 4
"Love Is All Around"
    $1600 19
The primary diet of this "earth pig" is ants & termites, but it will eat an occasional mouse
    $1600 14
Mary Ann Esposito's PBS cooking show is this "Italia"
    DD: $1,000 29
The 96-day stay of a Salyut crew in 1977-78 broke the 84-day record by an American crew on this
    $2000 10
The religious movement that began to sweep through the colonies in the 1730s was called the "great" this
    $2000 20
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue from New Orleans.) The French Quarter is also known by this French name, which is also the title of a play by Tennessee Williams
    $2000 5
"As Long As We Got Each Other"
    $2000 21
This type of baboon has distinctive colors: Scarlet nose, blue cheeks, & yellow beard
    $2000 15
You can only use this Japanese "hello" (or "good afternoon") on a person once a day & never on family members
    $2000 28
These spacecraft ferried the Cosmonauts to the station & back

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Roger Brooks Kristin
$7,800 $14,000 $8,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

1 of 2 first ladies buried at Arlington National Cemetery

Final scores:

Roger Brooks Kristin
$15,560 $17,601 $14,800
2nd place: A six-night stay for two at St. Peter Hotel in Austria New champion: $17,601 3rd place: Trip for two to the luxurious La Costa Resort and Spa north of San Diego

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Roger Brooks Kristin
$7,800 $16,600 $8,000
15 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $32,400

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Game tape date: 2001-11-06
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