Show #5284 - Thursday, July 26, 2007

2007 Teen Tournament Summer Games final game 1.


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Meryl Federman, a senior from Livingston, New Jersey

Kyle Neblett, a senior from Beaverton, Oregon

Greg Peterson, a senior from Park Ridge, Illinois

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Before he was NYC mayor, he was the U.S. attorney who prosecuted the mafia in the "pizza connection" case
    $200 21
Ron Stoppable helps this title girl in her fight against villains like Frugal Lucre & Sr. Senior, Jr.
    $200 16
For authentic Cajun & Creole dishes, head down south to this "Bayou State"
    $200 4
Harry is chosen for & competes in the Triwizard Tournament. He fights Voldemort. "Moody" tries to kill Harry
    $200 26
On sheet music, this sign identifies the second line of the staff as the G above middle C
    $200 11
5,760 grains in troy weight or 7,000 grains in avoirdupois weight
    $400 2
We hope Silvestre Reyes can keep secrets--he chairs the House Permanent Select Committee on this
    $400 22
A junior high hoops star starts turning into a leprechaun in the Disney Channel movie "The Luck of" them
    $400 17
The 1862 Civil War battle of these 2 ironclads ended when one had to withdraw because of the tides
    $400 5
Jess likes to run. Jess & Leslie build a fantasyland filled with creatures. Leslie drowns. Jess crowns his sis
    $400 27
The name of this section of an orchestra in which instruments are struck comes from the Latin for "a beating"
    $400 12
Where a baseball pitcher stands
    $600 3
This senator was the first African-American president of the Harvard Law Review
    $600 23
The Diffy family from the year 2121 gets stuck in our century on this show
    $600 18
Opryland, once a popular theme park in this city, was demolished to make way for a shopping mall
    $600 6
Ponyboy vs. the Socs. Johnny kills a Soc. A church catches on fire, kids are saved. Johnny dies, Dally is shot
    $600 28
In 1890 this composer wrote a rousing number called "The High School Cadets", heard here
    $600 13
8-letter word meaning to encircle or enclose on all sides
    $800 9
In 2004 this North Carolinian was almost the vice president-elect
    $800 24
This title kid is "in the (White) House" when his dad is made executive chef
    $800 19
In 2004 this hyphenated North Carolina city was named one of the most livable cities in America
    DD: $1,400 7
Sherlock Holmes discovers a cane, then a family curse. Howling is heard. The culprit drowns on the moors
    $800 29
Rachmaninoff wrote one "on a Theme of Paganini"; Gershwin wrote on "in Blue"
    $800 14
    $1000 10
This former Massachusetts governor was CEO of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
    $1000 25
Disney says this title guy "is your average 13-year-old kid, who just so happens to be a powerful and magical dragon!"
    $1000 20
Home to a famous naval hospital, this unincorporated Maryland city was named for a church
    $1000 8
Trojans flee Troy. Dido & Aeneas hook up. He goes, she stabs herself. The Trojans reach Italy. Fighting ensues
    $1000 30
You may have studied these Chopin pieces whose name is French for "studies"
    $1000 15
In chemistry, a substance consisting of 2 or more elements

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

Greg Kyle Meryl
$3,800 $1,000 $4,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Greg Kyle Meryl
$5,000 $5,000 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
The star on Nevada's flag is this metallic color because it represents Nevada's state mineral
    $400 17
This entire Italian city, spread of 188 islands, is a World Heritage Site
    $400 2
In 1948 Micheline Ostermeyer won Olympic gold for throwing the discus & for putting this
    $400 12
From October 1804 to April 1805 this pair camped in N.D. with the Mandan Indians before heading west to Oregon
    $400 26
It's a network of nerves, like the solar one
    $400 1
If someone uses the acronym "GAL", they don't think you're female, but rather that you should "get" this
    $800 8
A sheaf of this grain symbolizes-- what else?-- agriculture on Ohio's state seal
    $800 22
The old cities of Bern in Switzerland & Damascus in this country made the list
    $800 3
The 1972 games at this German city were the scene of terrorism & tragedy
    $800 13
In 1775 this frontiersman led a group through the Cumberland Gap
    $800 27
Nephrology is a medical specialty concerned with these organs
    $800 18
"DQYDJ" has nothing to do with your turntable gig; in fact, it means "Don't quit" this
    $1200 9
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a shape on the monitor.) The traditional symbol for this sign of the zodiac resembles a "mane"
    $1200 23
This South American capital didn't exist 60 years ago
    $1200 4
Different strokes: In 2004 Amanda Beard won Olympic gold in 200-meter breast, Natalie Coughlin in 100-meter this
    $1200 14
Bjarni Herjolfsson sold his ship to this man who used it to explore Vinland around 1000
    $1200 28
The hip is this type of 3-word joint
    $1200 19
Provoking people in an online forum could get you this moniker, like the nemesis of the Billy Goats Gruff
    $1600 10
Not the Easter but the Prairie type of this flower is the floral emblem of Saskatchewan
    $1600 24
You can visit this North America country's L'Anse Aux Meadows historic park even if you're not a Viking
    $1600 5
A platypus was one of the mascots of the 2000 games held in this city
    $1600 15
After his 5-year voyage, 1831-36, this naturalist never went abroad again; he had been seasick much of the time
    $1600 29
These 5 bones make up the palm of the hand
    DD: $2,000 20
If someone uses the term "PEBCAK", it's a dis meaning the "problem exists between" these 2 places
    $2000 11
From the Latin for "triple leaf", it's the name of the official Girl Scout emblem depicted here
    $2000 25
A visit to this country's Komodo National Park shouldn't "drag on" all day
    $2000 6
She won all-around gold for the U.S. in 2004; maybe you can see her better now
    $2000 16
In 1682 he claimed the entire Mississippi Valley for France; 5 years later, his own men killed him in Texas
    DD: $2,800 30
It's also called the auditory tube, & when it's blocked, an earache can result
    $2000 21
If you lack technology like Gameboys & iPods, you could be called "Urban" this, like a Mennonite sect

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Greg Kyle Meryl
$19,400 $12,200 $4,400

Final Jeopardy! Round

Injured on the Austro-Italian front of July 8, 1918, he also crossed the English Channel with U.S. forces on D-Day

Final scores:

Greg Kyle Meryl
$25,000 $18,000 $0

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Greg Kyle Meryl
$22,200 $12,200 $5,800
23 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
0 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $40,200

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Game tape date: 2007-03-13
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