Show #4025 - Friday, February 15, 2002

2002 Teen Tournament final game 2.


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Seth Disner, a senior from Los Angeles, California (subtotal of $27,300)

Bernard Holloway, a junior from Mitchellville, Maryland (subtotal of $22,000)

George Nelson, a senior from Montgomery, Alabama (subtotal of $20,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Watch out for this one...)
(Alex: Like me.)
    $200 20
Many people of this country's Xinjiang region speak a language similar to Turkish
    $200 1
It's the main reason in Wyoming why a man can't marry his widow's sister
    $200 11
Bobbing for apples is a traditional contest on this fall holiday
    $200 17
He always manages to stay one step ahead of his nemesis Wile E. Coyote
    $200 16
Her first words in the Bible are "We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden"
    $200 6
(Sofia is on the links.) Basic golf clubs include woods, putters & these, which number 1 through 9
    $400 21
Punjabis are the largest group in this country just east of Afghanistan
    $400 2
If you enter a room with a matchbook & there's a candle, oil lamp & heater, this is what you'd light first
    $400 12
By federal law, his birthday is celebrated on the third Monday in January
    $400 18
This beagle thinks of Charlie Brown as "that round-headed kid" who brings him his supper dish
    $400 25
John 2 relates that Jesus' first miracle was turning water into this
    $400 7
Found inside you, the "small" one could reach 21 feet in length if stretched out
    $600 22
5-syllable word for a resident of a Central American isthmus
    $600 3
If a British farmer has 22 sheep & all but 9 die in a tragic shearing incident, this is how many he has left
    $600 13
On February 2, if a groundhog sees his shadow, we'll have this many more weeks of winter
    $600 19
He was the voice of a donkey (named Donkey) in the film "Shrek"
    $600 28
It was the river used by John the Baptist to baptize believers
    $600 8
Albert Einstein once remarked that this ability to visualize "is more important than knowledge"
    DD: $2,000 23
1 of the 3 former Soviet republics where the Balts live
    $800 4
Divide 40 by one-half & add 10 & you'll get this number
    $800 14
This May holiday was first called Decoration Day because graves of U.S. war dead were decorated with flowers & flags
    $800 26
Seen here, this squeaky-clean title character is equally popular with kids & adults
    $800 29
He told the King of Garar that Sarah was his sister, not his wife
    $800 9
It can mean forbidden by law or against the rules
    $1000 24
This tiny Swiss neighbor has about 30,000 people & a 25-person legislature
    $1000 5
Despite being great hunters on the open ice, it's the main reason Eskimos don't hunt penguins
    $1000 15
Although this tree-planting holiday originated in America, it is celebrated in Canada & other countries
    $1000 27
Mojo Jojo & Professor Utonium are characters on this cartoon
    $1000 30
A ladder that reached to heaven appeared to him in a dream
    $1000 10
From the Latin for "to nob", it's a verbal hint of something improper

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

George Bernard Seth
$2,600 $2,000 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

George Bernard Seth
$8,400 $2,000 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 12
After about 5 months in America, this ship left Plymouth, Massachusetts for England in April 1621
    $400 26
As a teenager, this beauty who's now married to Michael Douglas starred in a London revival of "42nd Street"
    $400 1
One of the biggest functions of this Cabinet department is to make money, literally
    $400 11
The transmission of light through clear glass or plastic filaments is called this
    $400 6
One in every 140 Californians holds a degree from this university, home to the Daily Bruin
    $400 13
The most frequently occurring word in the King James Bible is this 3-letter word, also in this clue
    $800 18
In 1631 this New Amsterdam governor was recalled for granting too many privileges to landowners
    $800 27
In 1954, a day shy of 19, this future "Mary Poppins" star debuted on Broadway in "The Boy Friend"
    $800 2
He appointed more justices (9) to the Supreme Court than any other president in the 20th century
    $800 22
(Cheryl does a demonstration.) It's a little foggy to me, but dry ice is nothing more than this gas solidified
    $800 7
Brothers Andrew & Richard & Scottish industrialist Andrew founded what became this Pittsburgh school
    $800 14
If all numbers from 1 to 10 were arranged alphabetically, this number would be listed first
    $1200 19
In 1668 Marquette founded Sault Ste. Marie, the first permanent European settlement in this future state
    $1200 28
In this musical, swooning teenagers sing "We Love You Conrad" to rock star Conrad Birdie
    $1200 3
In 2001 Ruth Ann Minner was sworn in as the first female governor of this "First State"
    DD: $2,000 23
There's really nothing funny about it, it's just the bone of the upper arm
    $1200 8
Wharton & the Annenberg School for Communication are both part of this Ivy League institution
    $1200 15
You're my favorite, so you're this fruit "of my eye"
    $1600 20
In 1607 the Popham Colony was founded on the Kennebec River in what is now this state; it lasted 1 winter
    DD: $5,000 29
In this classic musical, 16-year-old Liesl is blissfully unaware that her boyfriend Rolf is a budding Nazi
    $1600 4
This "privilege" allows a member of Congress to send mail using his or her signature instead of postage
    $1600 24
Reptiles & fish first came into being during this geologic era whose name means "ancient life"
    $1600 9
In 1770 this New York university became the first institute in the colonies to confer a Doctor of Medicine degree
    $1600 16
(We go to the Golden Princess cruise ship [and Jimmy].) It's the 4-letter word for a mop to clean the deck, or the sailor using it
    $2000 21
This Rhode Island minister compiled a dictionary of the Narragansett language
    $2000 30
This gangster musical is often performed in high schools; Jodie Foster played Tallulah in the film version
    $2000 5
Created in 1974, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission replaced the AEC, this earlier agency
    $2000 25
In 1940 scientists produced both neptunium & this new element from uranium
    $2000 10
This Ohio college was the first American college to grant undergraduate degrees to women
    $2000 17
The name of this Middle Eastern country is the only country in the world whose name ends with a Q

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

George Bernard Seth
$22,000 $12,800 $13,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The phrase that's the title of this novel comes from the translation of the Hebrew word Beelzebub

Final scores:

George Bernard Seth
$9,497 $10,600 $1,600

Cumulative scores:

George Bernard Seth
$29,497 $32,600 $28,900
1st runner-up: $29,497 Tournament champion: $50,000 + a 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder 2nd runner-up: $28,900

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

George Bernard Seth
$20,000 $12,800 $10,200
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
15 R,
1 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $43,000

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Game tape date: 2001-12-18
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