Show #3862 - Tuesday, May 22, 2001

Babu Srinivasan game 5.


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Greg Powell, a Bible minister from Calhoun, Georgia

Lisa Andrus, a retail sales associate from Tyler, Texas

Babu Srinivasan, a graduate student and history teacher from Houston, Texas (whose 4-day cash winnings total $61,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 12
For Cathy Guisewite to do her "Cathy" comic strip, every day it's "back to" this
    $100 4
This star seen here broke the Las Vegas color line in 1954:
    $100 11
The shells of these nuts were dyed red to make them distinctive to consumers & to disguise blemishes
    $100 30
A cold-blooded vertebrate
    $100 1
Francisco Franco died Nov. 20, 1975 in this capital city
    $100 16
Located on the borders of Arizona & Nevada, this dam was finished in 1936 & got "presidential" in 1947
    $200 13
To come up with Lanacane, the chemists "started from" this
    $200 7
"The Birdman of Alcatraz" is one of the classic roles of this star, seen here:
    $200 15
These kidney-shaped nuts grow from the bottom of a tropical "apple"
    $200 29
A device permitting passage of one paying customer at a time
    $200 2
Sometime after Nov. 20, 1975 this "SNL" "Weekend Update" anchor reassured us that the Generalissimo "is still dead"
    $200 17
The Grand Coulee Dam's reservoir, Roosevelt Lake in this state stretches 150 mi. toward Canada's border
    $300 14
To get a project in gear, or what you do after stepping up to the line in bowling
    $300 8
The man seen here died in 1996, 7 weeks after celebrating this birthday:
    $300 19
The paste of these nuts is an ingredient in marzipan
    $300 28
A non-Mormon or a non-Jew
    $300 3
In the spring of 1939 Franco won unconditional victory in this war begun in 1936
    $300 18
Construction of the Aswan High Dam, which holds back Lake Nasser in this country, cost $1 billion
    $400 22
The way to start a play; it sounds like what the parents of "3rd Rock"'s Jane did during her formative years
    $400 9
His smash songs include the 1948 million-seller "Nature Boy":
    DD: $1,500 26
This nut contains more fat & calories than any other nut
    $400 25
It describes an unsuccessful endeavor
    $400 5
Franco wanted a piece of the rock when he demanded the return of this U.K. territory to Spain in the '60s
    $400 20
First proposed by Sun Yat-sen, the Three Gorges Dam in this nation will be the world's largest when finished
    $500 23
In New York City on October 1, 1999 I rang the opening bell to start this
    $500 10
On her long-running TV show, she was the matriarch of the Stone family of Hilldale:
    $500 27
The New England Journal of Medicine reports this nut, including the English or Persian type, can help your heart
    $500 24
Relating to trade or commerce
    $500 6
Franco's regime was ostracized for its Fascist policies by this organization formed in October 1945
    $500 21
Norris Dam on the Clinch River was the first major dam built by this New Deal agency

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

Babu Lisa Greg
$900 $900 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Babu Lisa Greg
$1,200 $1,300 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The correct response will be one of the words in the clue, but backwards)
    $200 4
Pearl Buck won the Pulitzer Prize in 1932 for this book
    $200 13
The young orphan boys of the workhouse sing "Food, Glorious Food" in Act 1 of this '60s musical
    $200 1
It's the more common name for frozen carbon dioxide
    $200 11
To convince New Yorkers it was safe, this impresario led 21 elephants across the Brooklyn Bridge in 1883
    $200 19
He was the one & only U.S. president to take the oath of office aboard an airplane
    $200 26
Some stories tug at my heartstrings, & I also feel them lower down, here
    $400 7
Clement Hurd illustrated this children's classic seen here:
    $400 14
In Act I of this musical, Curly asks Laurey to the Box Social
    $400 2
From words meaning "against life", this class of drugs often derived from fungi is used against bacteria
    $400 12
This "diabolical" area of Manhattan stretches from Eighth Avenue to the Hudson River
    $400 22
It was the only prime-time TV series to be No. 1 in the ratings in the 1970s, 1980s & 1990s
    $400 27
I emit a snort when I peruse this publication
    $600 8
It's James Hilton's sentimental 1934 novel about an English schoolmaster
    $600 16
This 1959 Broadway musical ends with the title character being elected mayor of NYC in 1933
    $600 3
Panphobia is fear of this
    $600 15
In 1997 an expressway between Queens & Brooklyn was renamed to honor this pioneering baseball player
    $600 23
On October 8, 1956 this Yankee became the first & only player to pitch a perfect game in the World Series
    $800 9
This Joseph Heller novel treats Jewish family life & the Washington political scene
    $800 17
The song heard here is from the 30th anniversary production of this 1964 musical:

"I have always been a woman who arranges things..."
    DD: $2,000 5
The name of this type of medical examination comes from the Greek for "seeing with one's own eyes"
    $800 20
This island houses the inmates & staff of the New York City jail
    $800 24
This U.S. chemist is the only person to win 2 unshared Nobel Prizes (which he won in 2 different categories)
    $1000 10
This Nietzsche work was published in 1886 as "Jenseits Von Gut Und Bose"
    $1000 18
This 1968 musical was a biography of the composer of "Over There" & "Give My Regards To Broadway"
    $1000 6
Named for an Italian scientist, it's the scientific "number" of molecules in 1 gram mole of any substance
    DD: $2,500 21
A statue of this Italian national hero of the 19th century is in NYC's Washington Square Park
    $1000 25
Subtitled "Conjugal Love", it was Beethoven's one & only opera

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Babu Lisa Greg
$6,700 $1,300 $5,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

BUSINESS & INDUSTRY is the internet shopping site of this retail chain

Final scores:

Babu Lisa Greg
$13,300 $2,600 $2
5-day champion: $75,100 2nd place: Trip to Paris, France from 3rd place: IKEA Shopping Spree

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Babu Lisa Greg
$8,700 $1,300 $5,700
23 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
10 R,
3 W
13 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $15,700

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Game tape date: 2001-02-14
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