Show #3552 - Tuesday, February 1, 2000


[<< previous game]

Sean Lamont, a computer programmer from Independence, Missouri

Amanda Yuzzi, a federal employee from Atlanta, Georgia

Heidi Meyer, a math consultant from Modesto, California

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll name a Greek god, you have to give...)
    $100 6
This 8-armed sea creature doesn't always show its true colors; in fact, it changes colors when frightened
    $100 14
The names of the 2nd, 3rd & 4th most populous cities in California begin with these 3 letters
    $100 12
Michael Landon was the man of the Ingalls household on this family drama
    $100 1
    $100 19
Also called splashguards, they're the items on which you'll usually find the ladies seen here:
    $100 20
It's a joke that doesn't get a laugh, or an explosive that fails to detonate
    $200 7
Whether they've been removed or haven't grown in, a person who's edentulous lacks these
    $200 15
The Walk-In-The-Water, the first steamship on the Great Lakes, ran between Buffalo & this motor city
    $200 13
Fess Parker played the title pioneer & Ed Ames his friend Mingo on this '60s series set in Kentucky
    $200 2
    $200 25
The Pierce Initial Attack Pumper is a fast-response type of this truck
    $200 21
It's the breed of dog seen here:
    $300 8
This religious leader died in India around 483 B.C., possibly from eating contaminated pork
    $300 16
In 1799, if you wanted to go to the nation's capital, you went to this city
    $300 29
This Dan Haggerty character's companions included a Native American, a bear & Denver Pyle
    $300 3
    $300 26
Instead of "truck", the British use this other 5-letter word
    $300 22
A regional variety of a language distinguished by pronounciation & vocabulary; Cockney, for example
    $400 9
This substance found in the cell walls of plants & trees is used to make paper & plastics
    $400 17
This Texas city's name refers to a pass or crossing of the Rio Grande
    $400 11
This city was the Rocky Mountain setting of "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman"
    $400 4
    $400 27
This company's F-Series pickup, the USA's bestselling car or truck since 1981, turned 50 in 1998
    $400 23
Averaging just over 152 MPH, Fireball Roberts won this grueling Florida auto race in 1962
    $500 10
The Jordan & the Valencia are popular Spanish varieties of this nut
    DD: $600 18
Its Chamber of Commerce is located at 3720 Howard Hughes Parkway
    $500 30
Ranching came second to ridding New Mexico of lawbreakers on this Chuck Connors series
    $500 5
    $500 28
This maker of heavy duty trucks was founded by T.A. Peterman, who needed rigs to haul his lumber
    $500 24
Madame Tussaud's could tell you it's a wax or plaster cast of a mold taken from a nonliving face

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

Heidi Amanda Sean
$800 $400 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Heidi Amanda Sean
$1,300 $700 $3,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Again.)
(Alex: We'll give the literary work for you.)
    $200 21
This 4-star general was President Bush's top military adviser from 1989 to 1993
    $200 11
On the big screen, Clarice of the FBI knows he enjoyed chianti, fava beans &...other things
    $200 16
"The Hound of the Baskervilles"
    $200 1
Actors who've played this role include Moore, Roger Moore & Dalton, Timothy Dalton
    $200 26
Saying "Music, like peas, should not be canned", Sergiu Celibidache was famous for his refusal to make these
    $200 6
Now shortened to 5 letters, this 11-letter word for a club where records play appeared around 1950 in English
    $400 22
This "Old Blood & Guts" general once served as military governor of Bavaria
    $400 12
This novelist based the fictional town of St. Petersburg on Hannibal, where he grew up
    $400 17
"Moby Dick"
    $400 2
Wendy Hiller played her in 1938's "Pygmalion"; Audrey Hepburn had the role in "My Fair Lady"
    $400 27
In 1955 Herbert von Karajan was named conductor for life of this German city's Philharmonic
    $400 7
The OED lists the first use of "robotic" in a 1941 tale by this author in Astounding Science Fiction
    DD: $1,100 23
He became General of the Army in 1944 & in 1947 became U.S. Secretary of State
    $600 13
In the 1980s George Peppard played Hannibal Smith, leader of this TV title team
    $600 18
"To Kill a Mockingbird"
    $600 3
Laurence Olivier reigned as this warrior king in 1945; Kenneth Branagh took the throne in 1989
    $600 28
This Italian-born maestro of the NBC Symphony conducted from memory due to poor eyesight
    $600 8
This name of an airport runway surface comes from a substance in it & inventor McAdam
    $800 24
Before heading forces in Vietnam, he was superintendent of West Point
    $800 14
He was a U.S. representative, a U.S. senator & a governor of Maine before becoming veep
    $800 19
"Heart of Darkness"
    DD: $1,000 4
Role played by Clark Gable in 1935, Marlon Brando in '62 & Mel Gibson in '84
    $800 29
This longtime Philadelphia orchestra leader is perhaps best known for his appearance in "Fantasia"
    $800 9
In a 1991 article Al Gore used this 2-word phrase for a new "driving" force, high-speed fiber-optic networks
    $1000 25
During WWII this American general nicknamed "Vinegar Joe" served as chief of staff to Chiang Kai-shek
    $1000 15
The inept bugler of "F Troop"
    $1000 20
"A Clockwork Orange"
    $1000 5
This Tom Clancy character has been played by Alec Baldwin & Harrison Ford
    $1000 30
By Georg, in Chicago's Lincoln Park, you can see a bust of this late symphony conductor
    $1000 10
This term for a "baby" like 1978's Louise Brown was born decades before her

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Heidi Amanda Sean
$3,000 $2,900 $4,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

To honor his work, this man's daughter took the name Maria Celeste when she became a nun in 1616

Final scores:

Heidi Amanda Sean
$199 $5,800 $3,700
3rd place: a Siemens Gigaset 2420 cordless phone New champion: $5,800 2nd place: a Toshiba big screen TV & Cambridge Sound Works home theater system

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Heidi Amanda Sean
$4,100 $2,900 $6,500
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
6 W
23 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $13,500

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 1999-11-17
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at