Show #3035 - Friday, November 7, 1997

1997-B Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 5.


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Bea Vo, a senior from Reston, Virginia

James Sumner, a senior from Jackson, Mississippi

Meghan Arnold, a senior from Portland, Oregon

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 26
Sally chose to attend this state's camp over Alabama or California to be near Kennedy Space Center
    $100 1
"Protecting the Earth from the scum of the universe"
    $100 14
The Slidewinder is a free-flow flume ride down a mountainside at her theme park, Dollywood
    $100 18
This star of "The Nanny" was once first runner-up in the Miss New York Teenager pageant
    $100 6
Restaurant counter pick-me-up to dig that piece of broccoli out from between your incisors
    $100 11
The card you don't want to pick in this children's game is the odd queen
    $200 27
Looking to the future, Sally found out what it might be like to travel to this neighbor planet, like Sojourner
    $200 2
"Protecting the jungle from the scum of the Earth"
    $200 15
You'll get wet when you ride the Grand Canyon Rapids at MGM Grand Adventures in this Nevada city
    $200 20
In 1973, at age 15, she made her Broadway debut in "Irene", which starred her mom, Debbie Reynolds
    $200 7
A person who separates a man from his wallet
    $200 12
A sign on the road to Carlsbad Caverns reads, "Do not pick up" these; "prison facilities in this area"
    $300 28
Sally's interest was sparked by the 1986 film "Space Camp" with this "Caroline in the City" star
    $300 3
"Come celebrate the wedding of the summer!"
    $300 23
The Universal Studios ride named for this extraterrestrial might make you want to "phone home"
    $300 21
This beefy Desert Storm general went to Valley Forge Military Academy on a football scholarship
    $300 8
Literally meaning to pluck lice eggs, it also means to complain about the smallest details
    $300 13
It's the crust of fibrin & serum that forms on a wound & then dries
    $400 29
At space camp, Sally learned astronauts call spacewalks EVAs, which is short for this
    $400 4
"In order to trap him, he must become him"
    $400 24
Spookyworld, a scary theme park in Berlin, Massachusetts, is only open this one full month
    $400 19
She was a teenager when she recorded her first solo album, "Liza! Liza!", in 1964
    $400 9
Nickname of the following:
    $400 16
After 5 Emmys, this "Murphy Brown" star took herself out of the running for 1996 to give others a chance
    $500 30
Sally was the commander when her team simulated a mission on this reusable spacecraft
    $500 5
"The coast is toast"
    DD: $1,000 25
You'll freefall more than 20 stories if you ride the Dungeon Drop at Six Flags Astroworld in this city
    $500 22
Winona Ryder was a teenage ingenue when she co-starred with Johnny Depp in this Tim Burton fantasy film
    $500 10
On the third day at Gettysburg, over 3,000 Confederate men lost their lives in this single assault
    $500 17
The robber hopes his victim doesn't pick him out of this police parade of prisoners

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

Meghan James Bea
$1,000 $2,300 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Meghan James Bea
$1,900 $3,500 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The magazine.)
    $200 10
This weapon Buffy uses on attackers was once used to fasten potential vampires to the ground
    $200 1
This agricultural scientist treated polio victims with peanut oil & massages
    $200 4
Title teenager who says, "What's in a name? That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as sweet"
    $200 15
It's the section of a symphony orchestra in which you'll find the tuba & the trombones
    $200 20
To stopper a bottle with material from the bark of the oak of the same name
    $200 21
Cover stories in July 1997 included "Celeb Trauma-Rama" & "How To Deal" with this when it's "Frizzy"
    $400 11
Giles, who holds this post at Buffy's high school, hit old books to analyze the latest demonic foe
    $400 2
In 1994 this "Color Purple" author was recognized by California for being a "state treasure"
    $400 5
Act III, Scene I of this play takes place on March 15, also known as the Ides of March
    $400 16
In the 1890s Richard Strauss wrote a tone poem based on this Cervantes novel
    $400 22
As 1 in 7 girls don't get enough of this mineral, Seventeen recommends they eat potatoes with skins
    $600 12
Buffy likes a guy named Angel, who's handsome & kind but has one big drawback
    $600 3
This abolitionist & publisher of "The North Star" ran a station of the Underground Railroad in Rochester
    $600 6
This queen likes to play billiards when she's not playing around with Antony
    $600 17
Pianists know it's also called the F clef
    $600 24
We found this "Growing Pains" & "Marvin's Room" star in every issue from February to July 1997
    $800 13
In a June 1997 episode, an army of vampires menaces humanity on the night of this big dance
    $800 8
On Feb. 20, 1996 former Congressman Kweisi Mfume was sworn in as head of this organization
    DD: $1,300 7
Shakespearean character who speaks the lines heard here:

"O, I die, Horatio; The potent poison quite o'er-crows my spirit: ...the rest is silence"
    $800 19
This Norwegian composed his "Norwegian Peasant Dances", Opus 72, in 1902
    $800 23
It's the verb one might use for tidying up the needles dropped by the tree of the same name
    $800 27
Seventeen thinks these "look really cool" & there's no need to fade them, but you can blend them with makeup
    $1000 14
Buffy suspects something's amiss when a girl trying out for this squad spontaneously combusts
    DD: $2,000 9
In 1933 this future Supreme Court justice was first in his class at Howard University Law School
    $1000 18
When Othello decides he wants to poison Desdemona, this villain suggests that he strangle her instead
    $1000 26
To make sticky or to clog, perhaps with the substance taken from the tree
    $1000 25
Seventeen's readers' least favorite commercial for 1997 was for this fresh mint

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Meghan James Bea
$2,500 $4,900 $11,800
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

Tourists may visit the Chawton, England home of this sensible 19th C. novelist, still popular today

Final scores:

Meghan James Bea
$4,999 $9,750 $13,798
3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Meghan James Bea
$2,500 $5,900 $10,300
11 R,
2 W
21 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $18,700

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Game tape date: 1997-10-12
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