Show #4734 - Thursday, March 17, 2005

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1, game 27.


[<< previous game]

Brian Moore, an astronomer from Houston, Texas

Dan Katz, a lawyer from Owings Mills, Maryland

John Zhang, a freshman at MIT originally from Lexington, Kentucky

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: ...the television series.)
    $200 6
In this novel Starbuck tells the crew, "I came to hunt whales, not my commander's vengeance"
    $200 25
National Handwriting Day is celebrated on January 23, the birthday of this man born in 1737
    $200 8
You don't need to prove a civil case beyond a reasonable doubt; just have "the preponderance of" this on your side
    $200 1
After WWI, George Grosz & Max Beckmann found comfort in this country's Expressionism
    $200 16
After the repeal of prohibition, this company immediately dispatched a case of High Life to the President
    $200 17
Mayday! This "Cheers" star's films include "Dad", "Getting Even with Dad" & "Three Men and a Baby"
    $400 7
"I am Heathcliff" is a line from this 1847 novel
    $400 26
It's made up of 23 cantons (20 full & 6 half)
    $400 9
In California, this type of theft applies to goods worth over $400, or artichokes worth over $100
    $400 2
Suprematism, made famous by Kazimir Malevich, was this country's first pure 20th century art movement
    $400 18
"I... love" this light beer with my mate, begun in '78, "& those twee-ins!"
    $400 19
"It's a dog-eat-dog world, Sammy, & I'm wearin' milkbone underwear", said this sedentary character
    $600 10
Portia: "Then must the Jew be merciful"; Shylock: "On what compulsion must I?..."; Portia: this famous line
    $600 28
She was shot 23 times on May 23, 1934
    $600 13
The judicial principle stare decisis means an older, similar case, called this, should guide the current decision
    $600 3
This "neo" 18th century style of Benjamin West developed after Herculaneum & Pompeii were excavated
    $600 20
In 2002 this Missouri-based company sold over 100 million barrels of beer in the U.S.
    $600 21
He played a bartender from Indiana on "Cheers" & is an ex-son-in-law of Neil Simon
    $800 11
5-word "monthly" statement that begins "The Waste Land"
    $800 29
Traditionally, the swallows begin leaving here on October 23rd
    DD: $1,000 14
The 5th Amendment clause known by this 2-word name protects you from the feds; the one in the 14th, from the states
    $800 4
This early 19th century movement encompassed the disparate styles of Goya, Delacroix, & Constable
    $800 24
New brews from this "revolutionary" American brand include Utopias & Chocolate Bock
    $800 22
Here's the story, of this "Cheers" actress, who was bringing up 3 very lovely girls as Carol Brady on the big screen
    $1000 12
His "Locksley Hall" contains the line "In the spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love"
    $1000 30
She was married to Henry VIII for 23 years
    $1000 15
An obvious conclusion of negligence falls under the doctrine res ipsa locquitur, "the thing" does this
    $1000 5
From the visual medium that influenced it, the art movement Super-realism is also called this "realism"
    $1000 27
One theory why "33" is on this beer's label is that Latrobe Brewing has 33 recipes for beer & it is number 33
    $1000 23
This actor went on to a spin-off & in 2003 said he was mulling a run for a California U.S. Senate seat

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

John Z Dan Brian
$2,400 $1,600 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

John Z Dan Brian
$4,000 $3,400 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE '60s
(Alex: We want you to name the film in which the [*] were featured.)
(Alex: Name the state represented in...)
    $400 13
In May 1960 the FDA approved Enovid, a drug for women that soon became known by this simple name
    $400 1
"Stayin' Alive"
    $400 3
Of 32, 62 or 132, the number of Hawaiian islands
    $400 12
It's the part of speech omitted from the quote "Three cheers for the red, white blue"
    $400 7
Senators Harry Reid &
John Ensign
    $400 27
A steamboat, a condor & Chimborazo Mountain appear on this country's coat of arms
    $800 14
An executive order dated Nov. 29, 1963 created this investigative body
    $800 2
"I Will Always Love You"
    $800 22
Named for the wife of George III, this country's Queen Charlotte Islands are famed for spectacular totem poles
    $800 18
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from a classroom.) In one type of sentence diagram, these descriptive or limiting words, like adjectives & adverbs, go under subjects & verbs
    $800 8
Rep. Rob Bishop &
Sen. Orrin Hatch
    $800 28
In 1986 they became the first siblings inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
    $1200 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Aswan, Egypt.) On January 9, 1960, this man set off 10 tons of dynamite to start construction of the Aswan High Dam
    $1200 4
"Born To Be Wild"
    $1200 23
Called the Ellice Islands until 1975, this Pacific nation's international Internet code is .tv
    $1200 19
"You" is both singular and plural but in days of yore there was this specific second-person singular form
    $1200 9
Rep. J. Gresham Barrett &
Sen. Lindsey Graham
    $1200 30
Her words to Mary, "Blessed art thou among women", are part of the "Hail Mary" prayer
    $1600 16
The USSR vetoed a 1968 Sec. Council resolution ordering the withdrawal of foreign troops from this nation
    $1600 5
"You Will Be My Ain True Love"
    $1600 24
The Dutch & French occupied this Caribbean island at the same time, so in 1648 they decided to split it
    DD: $6,000 20
In the sentence "Sailing is fun", "sailing" is this, also called a verbal noun
    $1600 10
Sen. Barbara Mikulski &
Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett
    $1600 29
Meaning "ever upward", this Latin word is New York State's motto
    $2000 17
The military men who took over Greece in 1967 were collectively known as these, the rank many of them held
    $2000 6
"Tiny Dancer"
    DD: $5,000 25
It's the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea that belongs to France
    $2000 21
It can mean a follower of Bob La Follette or a verb expressing continuing action, as in "I am going"
    $2000 11
Rep. Richard Baker &
Sen. Mary Landrieu
    $2000 26
A cure-all, or a sweetened solution of water & alcohol to help make the medicine go down

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

John Z Dan Brian
$2,800 $12,800 $29,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This 6-letter word can mean both a bright light above someone's head & a dark cloud above our heads

Final scores:

John Z Dan Brian
$0 $20,000 $32,000
3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000 Winner: $32,000 + an advance to UToC Round 2

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

John Z Dan Brian
$2,800 $9,600 $24,600
12 R,
5 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
29 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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

Game tape date: 2005-02-23
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