Show #4044 - Thursday, March 14, 2002


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Claire Williams, a grants coordinator from Oakton, Virginia

Mary Mansfield, a stay-at-home mom from Odell, Illinois

Hanley Baxter, a research analyst from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 2-day cash winnings total $44,202)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Guess what's coming...)
    $200 3
A restaurant may have a special shallow spoon for this, like bearnaise, rather than have you sop it up with bread
    $200 1
On Nov. 3 1996 this Laker became the youngest player to appear in an NBA game at age 18 years, 2 months, 11 days
    $200 17
Maybe she used a Swiss Army Knife to shear her little lamb's snow-white fleece
    $200 12
It's the "presidential" bridge that connects Manhattan & New Jersey
    $200 4
James Madison was known as the "Father of" this document & was also it's last surviving signer
    $200 26
    $400 6
Types of this include boning & paring
    $400 2
She's won several tennis doubles titles with her sister & recorded the fastest women's serve in history--127 mph
    $400 22
Deer & antelope who make their home on it don't need anger management
    $400 13
Bridges over the Bosporus in this city connect Asia & Europe
    $400 18
The James Madison Building is the largest of the 3 Capitol Hill buildings that make up this library
    $400 29
Los Alamos
    $600 7
To make angels on horseback, you customarily wrap bacon around oysters & secure with these
    $600 5
This Packers quarterback was the NFL's MVP in 1995, '96 & '97
    $600 23
In 1980 this group dove onto the charts with its hit "Whip It"
    $600 14
Found in Cologne, Germany, the Zoo Bridge spans this river
    $600 19
This family estate of James Madison shares its name with a Vermont city
    $800 10
The device seen here is labelled a curler for this (no, not hair)
    $800 8
A 7-time batting champion in Japan, he took the American League by storm with Seattle in 2001
    $800 24
Ring the doorbell to get into this house of ill repute
    $800 15
19th C. artist William Morris called this U.K. country's Forth Bridge "supremest specimen of all ugliness"
    DD: $2,000 20
James Madison succeeded Thomas Jefferson as President of the U.S. & as rector of this university
    $800 28
    $1000 11
Vraiment, a French restaurant uses the special fork seen here to serve this gastropod
    $1000 9
At the 2001 Goodwill Games, this U.S. figure skater came in 2nd to Russia's Irina Slutskaya, who won the gold
    $1000 25
In 2001 the Pope donned his raiment to visit a mosque topped by this kind of structure
    $1000 16
This famous bridge in Venice was first planned in 1524 & finally opened in 1591
    $1000 21
Madison made a lousy cabinet choice in John Armstrong, who didn't think D.C. needed defending in thi war
    $1000 27

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Hanley Mary Claire
$800 $3,000 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Hanley Mary Claire
$2,400 $5,000 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
The "elaborated" type of this descends from a tree's leaves full of sugar & amino acids
    $400 1
Through his comic strip character Linus, he revealed, "I love mankind, it's people I can't stand"
    $400 10
It's an enclosure or large cage where birds are kept
    $400 26
Mrs. Arnold Schwarzenegger
    $400 12
In a French restaurant if you ask for a coq you'll be served on of these animals
    DD: $2,000 29
During his 15-year exile on the island of Guernsey, Victor Hugo completed this, the longest of his novels
    $800 4
Ancient Egypt's 2 most important crops were wheat to make bread & barley to make this
    $800 2
This Everest conqueror opined, "It's not the mountain we conquer but ourselves"
    $800 16
It's an extendable canvas roof in front of a building
    $800 25
Mrs. Danny DeVito
    $800 11
(Sarah gives the clue from L.A.'s Page Museum.) You think some strange things roam L.A.'s streets today? Well, in the last ice age there were these "ships of the desert"
    $1200 20
In the early 1970s this existentialist wrote a 3-volume biography of Gustave Flaubert
    $1200 5
(Jimmy demonstrates the clue.) The liquid left after churning, it's often used to make pancakes
    $1200 3
"An eye for an eye only makes the whole world blind", said this proponent of nonviolence
    $1200 17
(Sofia gives the clue.) They're the popular blue-jeans additions seen here
    $1200 24
Mrs. Phil Donahue
    $1200 13
The name of this speedy African feline comes from the Sanskrit for "spotted"
    $1600 28
Under this title Balzac linked about 90 of his works that explored society's influence on the individual
    $1600 7
Abbreviated ATF, you check it using a dipstick with the engine running
    $1600 6
He's the Chinese leader who warned, "In waking a tiger, use a long stick"
    $1600 18
More than 400 light years from Earth, it's the brightest star in the constellation Scorpio
    $1600 23
Mrs. Bruce Boxleitner
    DD: $2,000 14
The only species of bear found in Sri Lanka is this long-tongued, slow-moving (but not three-toed) variety
    $2000 27
His prolific production included almost 300 short stories, including "The Necklace" & "Ball-of-Fat"
    $2000 9
Merbromin, a mercury-bromine compound, has been marketed as an antiseptic under this name
    $2000 8
This German-born African missionary once remarked, "Happiness is nothing more than good health & a bad memory"
    $2000 19
It's the radio"act"ive element with the atomic number 89
    $2000 22
Mrs. Mike Nichols
    $2000 15
Change one letter in the name of a striped mammal to get this type of lizard seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Hanley Mary Claire
$5,600 $15,400 $11,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The name of this character means "fear" in Yiddish

Final scores:

Hanley Mary Claire
$4,300 $8,399 $5,600
3rd place: trip for 2 to Cape Cod, Massachusetts New champion: $8,399 2nd place: trip for 2 to Aruba

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Hanley Mary Claire
$5,200 $15,400 $8,800
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
22 R,
2 W
14 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $29,400

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Game tape date: 2001-12-05
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