Show #3591 - Monday, March 27, 2000


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Mary Near, a social studies teacher from Ironton, Ohio

Kelly Brumbelow, a graduate student from Marietta, Georgia

Bryan Marcus, a sales clerk from Montevallo, Alabama (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,799)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
On June 14, 1998 this NBA superstar made his last professional shot
    $100 19
With the blades removed, the ride-on type of these may hit over 50 MPH in racing competition
    $100 25
Termites are found in every state except this one
    $100 1
"The Everglades State"
    $100 15
This No. 2 song begins, "I never meant 2 cause u any sorrow, I never meant 2 cause u any pain"
    $100 7
Ad lib & you speak "off" this part of your shirt
    $200 11
This senator announced he was running for the presidency January 2, 1960
    $200 20
The British often shorten "perambulator", a baby carriage, to this
    $200 27
The closest relative to the termite is this household pest
    $200 2
"The Constitution State"
    $200 16
"Purple Haze", his first song on the U.S. charts, peaked at No. 65
    $200 8
On the Beaufort scale, this comes 11 numbers before the storm
    $300 12
On October 4, 1957 Sputnik was launched & this Jerry Mathers TV show premiered
    $300 21
In WWII this Piper aircraft was used to "bear" pilots aloft for reconnaissance
    $300 28
Of 15 days, 15 months or 15 years, it's the approximate lifespan of a termite queen
    $300 3
"The Land of the Saints"
    $300 18
The 1994 album "Purple" by this band includes "Vasoline" & "Interstate Love Song"
    $300 9
By its name, it's what your title has to be to have a job in this "House":
    DD: $500 13
On May 26, 1978 the first legal casino in the continental U.S. outside of Nevada opened in this state
    $400 23
In the title of John Constable's painting "The Hay Wain", "wain" is a word for this
    $400 29
The primary food of termites is this carbohydrate found in plants
    $400 4
"The Old Man of the Mountain State"
    $400 22
Born in Chicago in 1933, he received an Oscar nomination for his original score for "The Color Purple"
    $400 10
The Anti-Grigori Efimovich Society believes in this type of Earth
    $500 14
This "Father of the Atomic Bomb" was suspended by the AEC as a possible security risk April 12, 1954
    $500 24
Name of the conveyance seen here:
    $500 30
One form of termite communication is the production of trails of these chemicals
    $500 5
"The Mud-Cat State"
    $500 26
He reached the top of the pop charts only once with "The Purple People Eater"
    $500 17
An ancient Egyptian woman's eye makeup

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

Bryan Kelly Mary
$800 $600 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bryan Kelly Mary
$800 $1,600 $2,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We would like you to name the film for us.)
    $200 4
On Feb. 26, 1979 this leader made a triumphant return to Iran
    $200 21
Ben Affleck & Matt Damon
    $200 1
Virgil's "Aeneid" begins after Aeneas & his family escape this war-torn city
    $200 2
Louis Pasteur's state funeral was held in this Paris cathedral
    $200 12
To change a fraction to this, you can divide the numerator by the denominator
    $200 22
According to the old saying, these people "never prosper"
    $400 5
On April 17, 1989 massive pro-democracy marches began in this capital city
    $400 23
Roger Avary & Quentin Tarantino
    $400 15
Any one of the Brothers Karamazov (hint: one isn't so "terrible")
    $400 3
They say no man is an island, but this president is one in the Potomac
    $400 16
It's the sum of the lengths of all sides of a geometric figure
    $400 27
Famous ones were concluded at Utrecht, Ghent & Versailles
    $600 6
On Aug. 14, 1969 additional British troops arrived in this U.K. province, beginning a 30-year effort to quell sectarian conflict
    $600 24
Ethan Coen & Joel Coen
    $600 20
In "Oliver Twist", Bill Sikes is an accomplice of this gang leader
    $600 7
Traquair, the oldest inhabited castle in this U.K. country, is home to the Maxwell Stuart family
    $600 17
In statistics, if the "standard" one of these is small, observations are clustered around the mean
    $600 28
It can mean to fall back, or a safe, secluded place
    $800 11
On July 27, 1954 Great Britain & Egypt agreed on terms ending the 72-year British occupation of this zone
    DD: $500 26
Paddy Chayefsky
    $800 14
This 1816 Jane Austen title character is "of no feeble character"
    $800 8
Toronto's CN Tower was built by this railway (hence the CN)
    $800 18
The type of statement seen here, or the relationship between rich & poor:

x3 - 23 < 91
    $800 29
In 1819 he wrote an ode "To Autumn"
    $1000 10
On Sept. 11, 1973 the elected Marxist government of this South American country was overthrown
    $1000 25
Robert Towne
    $1000 13
He's the title husband of Mrs. Persis Lapham
    DD: $1,800 9
The Met Life Building in New York City used to have this much "plane"r name
    $1000 19
2 angles that add up to 180 degrees are supplementary; 2 that add up to 90 degrees are this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bryan Kelly Mary
$2,700 $6,000 $6,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This woman who made death masks of guillotine victims took the Bastille gate key after the 1789 storming

Final scores:

Bryan Kelly Mary
$5,400 $2 $1,700
2-day champion: $12,199 3rd place: Sony Music "100 Years" CD Set 2nd place: JVC Home Theater System & DirecTV Satellite Service

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bryan Kelly Mary
$4,800 $6,000 $6,800
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
3 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $17,600

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Game tape date: 2000-01-12
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