Show #5276 - Monday, July 16, 2007

2007 Teen Tournament Summer Games quarterfinal game 1.


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Greg Peterson, a senior from Park Ridge, Illinois

Andy Hutchins, a senior from Rockledge, Florida

Meryl Federman, a senior from Livingston, New Jersey

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: A little bit of everything.)
    $200 11
Technically, a carpet is fixed to the floor but one of these lies free
    $200 1
This clock-wearing member of Public Enemy went from "The Surreal Life" to his own show on VH1
    $200 13
To visit Sensoji Temple in this capital, cross Komagata Bridge, turn right & walk north on the Nakamise-Dori
    $200 18
In 2006 ABC aired the finals in primetime for this C-O-N-T-E-S-T, the "longest-running educational promotion"
    $200 16
Good grief! Patty from "Peanuts" has this spice in her name
    $200 2
What distinguished this Disney character from others in a 1932 cartoon was not his looks but his laugh
    $400 12
Andrassy is the luxury shopping street of this capital of Hungary
    $400 7
Brian (the dog) is a surprisingly eloquent member of the Griffin household on this animated series
    $400 15
The drive from Denmark to Malmo in this country includes a 5-mile stretch across the Oresund Bridge
    $400 19
The 1st Amendment was the 2006 topic in the "Ideas of America" contest for this type of short literary composition
    $400 25
The ceylon or tree type of this spice that's good on toast is buff-colored & mildly sweet
    $400 3
This web-footed swimming bird has a longer neck & longer legs than a duck
    $600 20
It's not just Dijon; Meaux also is known for this condiment
    $600 8
Season 3 of this MTV reality series introduced us to Breanna, L.C.'s younger sister
    $600 23
From Paris' Royal Saint-Honore Hotel, walk 1/2 mile down Rue Saint-Honore, turn right & walk into its glass pyramid
    $600 21
Debate & solve the problems of the world in the "Model" this international organization
    $600 26
In a sushi bar, you will likely be offered some pickled this so you can cleanse your palate between bites
    $600 4
(I'm Steve Schirripa of The Sopranos.) I've written several books on the lifestyle of this Sicilian slang term that's also seen in Super Mario games
    $800 24
Jazzman Bucky Pizzarelli uses a 7-string one of these
    $800 9
Emmitt Smith won the third installment of this show with a samba
    $800 14
To visit San Marino, take a winding road up Mount Titano, a short drive from Rimini in this country
    $800 22
Pascal & C are 2 of the languages students must know to compete in the USACO, the Olympiad of this
    $800 17
The name of this spice important in Asian incense can also refer to a small piece of garlic
    $800 5
The name of these ice cream bars invented in 1920 implies that they'll actually improve your temperament
    $1000 28
The Royal Tyrrell Museum of this -ology has 35 complete dinosaur skeletons
    $1000 10
Ukrainian-born Mila Kunis played Jackie Burkhart on this Fox sitcom
    $1000 29
From Ulan Bator, go straight south to Wuhai, flip a left & go about 500 miles to reach this world capital
    DD: $1,000 27
Since 1989 this society has sponsored an annual bee that tests kids on their knowledge of the Earth
    $1000 30
Popular in spaghetti sauce, wild marjoram is more commonly known by this name
    $1000 6
Steven Spielberg produced & wrote the story for this film about a group of kids who find pirate treasure

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

Meryl Andy Greg
$2,800 $3,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Meryl Andy Greg
$4,000 $7,400 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 17
The part of your eye that looks like a black circle is called this, as is a student
    $400 1
He ran track at Skyline High in Oakland--good practice for the role of Forrest Gump
    $400 11
This Secretary of State whose first name is from a musical term had originally planned to be a concert pianist
    $400 16
(Cheryl of the Clue crew is in the lab.) This trademarked DuPont technology protects each fiber of a carpet to prevent stains; you might know it better from cookware
    $400 26
This state celebrates July 24, the day of Brigham Young's arrival, as Pioneer Day
    $400 6
Colorful term for a person who forges objects of iron
    DD: $5,000 18
Dentin, which is harder than bone, surrounds the pulp of these
    $800 2
As a teen in B.C., she said her goal was "to be a California beach bum"--she got her wish on "Baywatch"
    $800 12
Shortly after her disappearance, her publisher husband George Putnam released "Last Flight", containing her diaries
    $800 21
We know that coils inside this appliance are where evaporation takes place; we just don't know if the light stays on
    $800 27
By early 2006, New Orleans had been overtaken in population by this nearby capital city
    $800 7
Repugnantly hateful, though we have nothing personal against the "Snowman"
    $1200 19
Otoliths are found in the vestibule of the "inner" part of this organ
    $1200 3
To make extra money, she sometimes cleaned out the tour bus for her mom Naomi & sister Wynonna
    $1200 13
"The Moses of her people", she helped hundreds of slaves escape along the underground railroad
    $1200 23
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the hot air.) In plastic that's heated, the molecules move around & get tangled, reducing the area of the plastic around an object, hence the name
    $1200 28
This state's Little Diomede is about 2 1/2 miles from Russia's Big Diomede Island
    $1200 8
To go about under false pretenses, or a type of party with historical costumes
    $1600 20
This part of the brain just above the brain stem is about the size of an orange
    $1600 4
As a high school basketball star in Irvington, N.J., this "Royal" rapper led her team to 2 state championships
    $1600 14
She's the young girl on the left pictured with her beloved teacher Anne Sullivan
    $1600 24
Seen here is the first patent for what became this time saver at the supermarket checkout
    $1600 29
Since 1792 Frankfort has been the capital of this state
    $1600 9
Jugglers don't focus on any 1 particular ball; they use this type of vision to keep track of the whole area
    $2000 22
This main artery of the heart is said to resemble a cane with its arch at the top of the heart
    $2000 5
He played quarterback for the Terrell High School tigers before we won an Oscar for playing Ray Charles
    DD: $3,000 15
This first American woman in space heads a company geared to girls who are interested in science & math
    $2000 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew screens the facts.) Channel surfing is made possible by the light emitting diode in your remote, sending a signal of this non-visible light
    $2000 30
Downtown skyway systems with 13 miles of walkways make it so you don't have to go outside while in these twin cities
    $2000 10
Security pledged for the payment of a loan; in a familiar but unrelated phrase, it precedes "damage"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Meryl Andy Greg
$15,400 $29,200 $11,200

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 2006 "The Nativity Story" became the first film to have its world premiere in this country, in Paul VI Hall

Final scores:

Meryl Andy Greg
$22,000 $30,801 $22,222
3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Meryl Andy Greg
$11,200 $28,200 $11,200
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $50,600

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Game tape date: 2007-03-12
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