Show #4705 - Friday, February 4, 2005

2005 Teen Tournament semifinal game 3.


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Jimmy Li, a senior from Chesterfield, Missouri

Wes Kovarik, a senior from Antioch, California

Ruvani Fonseka, a junior from Grosse Pointe, Michigan

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
On Feb. 15, 1965 Canada unfurled its new flag with this national emblem
    $200 12
(Everyone's favorite "Mom", Cheryl of the Clue Crew, sitting at a counter, begs, "Let Mom help you with your French homework.") Let's say you're at the cafeteria & you think, "This meal is delicious"; tell everybody, "Ce déjeuner est délicieux"
    $200 18
A flashing red light means you do this, & functions like the sign of the same name
    $200 13
Captain Barbossa & his men attack the town of Port Royal in this high-seas adventure
    $200 1
Legend has it she eloped with the Earl of Huntington, also known as Robin Hood
    $200 6
This word for something bad or unfair is a homophone of what you do to a burrowing mammal in an arcade game
    $400 8
Its first session was Feb. 1, 1790; it adjourned Feb. 10, as no cases were before it
    $400 23
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew as "Mom" says, "Okay, here's another one.") Your friend pulls a move on a skateboard, & you say, "Tres bon, Dawg"; you mean this
    $400 19
Campaigns called "Click it or Ticket" raised awareness about wearing these
    DD: $600 14
The title of this 2002 film refers to Orthanc, which is in Isengard, & Barad-dur, in the dark land of Mordor
    $400 2
In this epic poem, Achilles leaves the battlefield after Agamemnon confiscates his prize of war, the maid Briseis
    $400 25
This 4-letter word for a journey or to stumble now means to overreact
    $600 9
This Scottish queen was beheaded at Fotheringhay Castle on Feb. 8, 1587
    $600 24
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew as "Mom" gives the clue.) I know you want to talk to that girl in your homeroom. Try this: "Que vous êtes jolie." You're telling her flat-out she's this
    $600 20
The sign seen here means that this familiar place is nearby, so drive carefully
    $600 15
Kirsten Dunst is a world-class tennis player in this 2004 film named for a famous British tournament
    $600 3
This French maid of Orleans was burned at the stake partly because she wore men's clothes
    $600 26
If you fail to give someone proper deference, you do this 3-letter word to them
    $800 10
An act of Feb. 12, 1873 made this 3-word Latin phrase mandatory on all U.S. coins
    $800 29
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew as "Mom" says, "Oh, I have another one.") When somebody does something really gross at school, you can say, "Oh, mon dieu", which translates to this
    $800 21
On a 1-way street, a sign that says "DO NOT ENTER" is often partnered with one that has this 2-word warning on it
    $800 16
Chad Michael Murray is the modern-day Prince Charming in this 2004 film set in the San Fernando Valley
    $800 4
One of the best known "Exemplary Tales" by this "Don Quixote" author is "The Gypsy Maid"
    $800 27
While a Betty is attractive, someone who's like this husband of Betty on "The Flintstones" is a dork
    $1000 11
The most famous photo of World War II, seen here, shows U.S. marines on Feb. 23, 1945 on this Pacific island
    $1000 30
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew as "Mom" implores, "Let's try numbers.") If you have to be home at this time, just say "Je dois rentre chez moi à sept heure"
    $1000 22
This road-sign word means to give the right-of-way to another driver or to a pedestrian
    $1000 17
In "The Princess Diaries 2", Mia & her grandmother Queen Clarisse call this fictional land home sweet home
    $1000 5
The old maid Hepzibah becomes a shopkeeper after the loss of her family's wealth in this Hawthorne novel
    $1000 28
A tree-hugger is a nature lover; a tree this, like what Butterfly Hill did in a redwood, is an extremist

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

Ruvani Wes Jimmy
$1,600 $3,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ruvani Wes Jimmy
$4,400 $5,200 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
Velocity is measured in meters per second; this, abbrevieated a, is meters per second squared
    $400 8
A Hanes pocket T-shirt made of 100% this
    $400 11
The seemingly relentless series of these through Florida in 2004 included Charley, Frances, Ivan & Jeanne
    $400 12
Brutus! You led the assassins that kill me in Act III! That's not even halfway through my own play! That ain't right!
    $400 22
Born a lefty, this president governed from the right from 1981 to 1989
    $400 18
Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Lucretia Mott organized the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention, which fought for these
    $800 2
A plane flying at supersonic speed catches up to its own air disturbances, which form this "sudden" wave
    $800 10
A pair of these, because your tuxedo pants lack belt loops
    $800 14
1 of the 2 offical aquatic mammals of Florida
    $800 13
Tybalt! You took out my pal Mercutio & now I'm comin' after you! I'll show you what a title guy can do!
    $800 26
Kermit the Frog is left-handed & so was this famous creator of his
    $800 27
It's the area of law that grants authors the exclusive privileges to their work
    $1200 4
(Sarah of the Clue Crew stands at a blackboard with curved mirrors depicted.) For a concave mirror, this point is in front of it; for a convex mirror, behind it & expressed as a negative number
    $1200 3
The item known by this recent 6-letter noun
    $1200 15
It's Florida's official nickname
    $1200 19
Antonio! I lend you a few bucks & you end up making me change my religion?! I'll see you at "Veniceslam!"
    $1200 23
Fender's Voodoo Stratocaster tries to give righty players the sound of this legendary '60s lefty guitarist
    $1200 28
You three are examples for this "shining" quality, being quick-witted & intelligent
    $1600 5
In 1896 a physicist noticed uranium darkening a photographic plate even through a screen--this phenomenon
    $1600 7
These dockers, also the service dress color officially adopted by the Army in 1902
    DD: $1,900 16
The USA's first National Wildlife Refuge, Florida's Pelican Island, was established by this president in the early 20th c.
    $1600 20
Richmond! You! Me! Bosworth Field! My kingdom for a horse? How 'bout a folding chair for the back of your head?!
    $1600 24
This Renaissance artist left Florence to serve as principal engineer for the Duke of Milan's army
    $1600 29
Ionesco & Albee took center stage in this job
    $2000 6
Ferromagnetism, or attraction by an electrically uncharged body, is a property of this element, atomic number 26
    $2000 9
A low-back dress with slingback these
    $2000 17
Each June this West Florida city, home to lots of flyboys, reflects on its history with the Fiesta of Five Flags
    $2000 21
Cassio! Iago said you've been messing around with my wife! You know how crazy that makes me!
    DD: $2,000 25
This larboard British viscount won victories on the Nile & at Trafalgar against French forces
    $2000 30
A person who builds & launches wooden sailing vessels

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ruvani Wes Jimmy
$11,500 $13,200 $12,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

A member of this family has spoken at every Democratic National Convention since 1956

Final scores:

Ruvani Wes Jimmy
$12,698 $25,201 $23,001
3rd place: $5,000 and a computer package Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 and a computer package

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ruvani Wes Jimmy
$11,000 $15,200 $12,600
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
23 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $38,800

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Game tape date: 2004-10-27
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