Show #4036 - Monday, March 4, 2002

(Cheryl: You know, a butterfly is more than just a pretty wing. Find out more on Jeopardy! next.)


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Omid Foladi, a pre-med student and disc jockey from Los Angeles, California

Susan McCormick, a project manager from Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Kevin Scott, a graduate student from Columbus, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $44,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
Butterflies & moths differ in that most butterflies have knobs at the end of these; moths do not
    $200 24
"Affection Plus Matrimony"
    $200 1
Meaning "map of the hour", it's an astrologer's chief operational aid
    $200 3
In 1997 jokes sent in to her TV talk show were collected in "Kids Are Punny"
    $200 7
Reportedly, UFO sightings are at their highest during those times when this "Red Planet" is closest to the Earth
    $200 13
A.J. & Nick are 2 members of this pop group
    $400 16
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew holds a butterfly.) The word Lepidoptera, the scientific order of butterflies, comes from the Greek for "scale" & this
    $400 25
"Elevated Expectations"
    $400 2
Cyrus Teed's theory that this is hollow came after tales by Poe & others
    $400 4
In September 2001 2 books of his prophecies were's top-selling paperback nonfiction books
    $400 8
2 of the 3 dogs honored with a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
    $400 14
This indulgent ice cream flavor is basically vanilla with bits of candy in it
    $600 23
Because this species tastes bad to predators, the viceroy butterfly mimics its coloration as a protective device
    $600 26
"The Method Belonging To Me"
    $600 19
Plato reported that Solon learned from an Egyptian scroll about the existence of this lost continent
    $600 5
Ruth Benedict's "The Chrysanthemum and the Sword" is a classic study of this country's culture
    $600 9
This postal abbreviation for the "Heart of Dixie" state is also the chemical symbol for a metal
    $600 15
Career woman Diane Keaton reluctantly takes on an orphaned infant in this 1987 comedy
    $800 27
"The Art Of Magic Powers"
    $800 20
From the Greek for "oath", it's the term for the process of expelling a demon that's possessed someone
    $800 6
"When you look like your passport photo, it's time to go home", at least according to a 1991 bestseller by this humorist
    $800 10
The 1st commercial with Mr. Whipple squeezing the Charmin was appropriately filmed in this area of Queens, N.Y.
    $800 17
Bruce Wayne trains a new dark knight in this animated spin-off from producer Paul Dini
    $1000 28
"Unknown Newcomers Before Dawn"
    $1000 21
An ancient Asian theory on this process includes the possibility of a regression to animal form
    DD: $200 22
David Herbert Donald won a 1988 Pulitzer Prize for "Look Homeward: A Life of" this author
    $1000 11
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew demonstrates using a tool.) Popular since the 15th century, this tool takes its name from the fact it was used to create new quills for writing
    $1000 18
She played the seductive Russian agent Major Anya in "The Spy Who Loved Me"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Kevin Susan Omid
$0 $1,600 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Susan Omid
$1,200 $5,200 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

IN '80
    $400 26
A famous restaurant named for Jules Verne is on the second floor of this landmark
    $400 13
Of the 8 schools of this league, only Cornell was founded after the American Revolution
    $400 8
In pioneer days, folk art dolls were often made out of the husks of this food plant
    $400 18
If Angelique sang "Dominique" on Martinique, she'd be in this sea
    $400 1
In January 1980 the price of this was up to a whopping $875 per troy ounce
    $400 6
The Cypress Inn co-owned by Doris Day welcomes guests with these & even has special "sitters" for them
    $800 27
Verne named the Nautilus in "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" after the sub this steamboat inventor built in Paris in 1800
    $800 14
Among the groups founded by B'nai B'rith is this discrimination-fighting league
    $800 9
Breeds of this bird include Dorking, bantam & white leghorn
    $800 19
Traditional houses of the Dayak people of Borneo are set on these
    $800 2
Erupting for the first time since 1857, it even covered parts of Oregon in ash
    $800 7
One of Doris' favorite roles was as this wild west tomboy who sang "Secret Love"
    $1200 28
Verne was encouraged to write by this friend, mentor & Musketeer creator
    $1200 15
In 2001 this DC Comics group got a new series on the Cartoon Network
    $1200 10
It's a localized thickening & hardening of the skin
    $1200 20
In South America, the city of Macapa sits just north of this line; Quito, just south of it
    $1200 3
In an antitrust case against this company, MCI was awarded $1.8 billion
    $1200 23
Doris said she has no love for this Oscar-winning tune from "The Man Who Knew Too Much"; it was "a children's song"
    $1600 29
Verne was born on February 8, 1828 in this city, famous for its 1598 edict
    DD: $2,000 16
In 1921 she gave birth to the American Birth Control League
    $1600 11
Her forces were part of the group that lost the Battle of Actium in 31 B.C.
    $1600 21
The present-day version of this Ancient Greek town known for its regimented lifestyle was founded in 1834
    $1600 4
At the Winter Olympics held in this New York town, Eric Heiden won 5 individual gold medals
    $1600 24
In this 1959 classic Brad (Rock) & Jan (Doris) share a phone line
    DD: $2,900 30
A Nov. 24, 1889 article told of this journalist's meeting with Verne, whose work inspired her trip
    $2000 17
From its common language, the League of Five (later Six) Nations is also known as this
    $2000 12
This horse set a reord in 1950, running the mile in 1 minute 33 3/5 seconds
    $2000 22
The Eastern Ghats is a mountain range in India that faces this bay
    $2000 5
In April this Maine Democrat succeeded Cyrus Vance as Secretary of State
    $2000 25
Doris didn't star in "West Side Story", but did star in this 1950 similarly titled musical set in a military academy

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Susan Omid
$5,500 $18,800 $2,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

His last will & testament named the Warm Springs Foundation as the beneficiary of insurance policies totaling $560,000

Final scores:

Kevin Susan Omid
$5,500 $22,600 $2,600
2nd place: trip to Mexico & stay at Allegro Resort Playacar New champion: $22,600 3rd place: trip to Las Vegas & stay at the Flamingo

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Kevin Susan Omid
$10,400 $18,800 $2,800
13 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
24 R,
3 W
6 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $32,000

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Game tape date: 2001-12-04
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