Show #3778 - Wednesday, January 24, 2001


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Tricia Wilson, a graduate student originally from Jamaica, West Indies

Jim Britton, an agricultural researcher from Butte, Montana

Mike Emerman, a campaign administrator from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 2-day cash winnings total $14,402)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: In which you are expected to name the actor.)
"TT"s ME
    $100 2
Deriving its name from the Russian for "fellow traveler", it made news in 1957
    $100 12
Also known as Tatanka Iyotake, he was a leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux
    $100 5
The 25 hospitals you can choose from in this city include the famous Massachusetts General
    $100 1
"Annie Hall"
    $100 21
In 1832 the first streetcars in New York City were powered by these
    $100 26
"Imitation is the sincerest form of" it
    $200 3
President Mireya Moscoso of this country oversaw the 1999 transfer of control of a major ship canal
    $200 13
This Civil War battle is also known as the First Battle of Manassas
    $200 6
This gambling mecca was originally settled by Mormons back in 1855
    $200 14
    $200 22
Getting millions of tons lighter every second, it supplies most of the energy the Earth receives
    $200 27
This rocker is the leader of the Heartbreakers
    $300 4
This man named his brother king of Spain in 1808
    $300 15
Because the Bull Moose Party split the Republican vote, this Democrat won the White House in 1912
    $300 7
This coastal city's name goes back to Louisiana governor Bernardo de Galvez
    $300 16
"Uncle Buck"
    $300 23
Before their energy can be released, molecules of this in potatoes must be broken down into sugars
    $300 28
A diplomatic official, or his briefcase
    $400 10
Leading to new & better fire codes, the 1903 Iroquois Theatre fire in this Midwest U.S. city killed over 500
    $400 19
Founded by Pompey the Great around 75 A.D., this city hosts the Running of the Bulls each July
    $400 8
Women outnumber men in this North Carolina city named for the wife of King George III
    $400 17
"The Englishman Who Went Up A Hill, But Came Down A Mountain"
    DD: $700 24
Hans Oersted & Michael Faraday were among those who found magnetism could be converted into this & vice versa
    $400 29
On a male North American turkey it's that long, loose piece of red flesh that hangs from its neck
    $500 11
In 1534 this king began a reassertion of English influence in Ireland
    $500 20
The common European variety of this non-mythological creature is seen here
    $500 9
Site of the 1982 World's Fair, it was twice capitol of Tennessee
    $500 18
"Cat Ballou"
    $500 25
A mechanical clock that requires a key stores its potential energy in this
    $500 30
It's the text of an opera, as opposed to the music

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 18):

Mike Jim Tricia
$1,700 $1,600 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Jim Tricia
$2,800 $4,700 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

"V.H." ONE
    $200 30
He met Miss Watson's runaway slave Jim on Jackson's Island
    $200 5
The chemical symbol for cobalt is the U.S. postal abbreviation for this state
    $200 23
Mary Todd
    $200 1
On a Tijuana taxi, this belt is la correa del ventilador
    $200 13
(Hi, I'm Michael Feinstein here at the Hollywood Bowl.) In 1943 this man became the first pop singer to perform with the L.A. Philharmonic at the Bowl & he did it "His Way"
    $200 18
On the small screen she played Rhoda
    $400 7
In this pirate story, the booty is discovered in the cave of the half-mad Ben Gunn, not the map location
    $400 6
It's no scandal that scandium's symbol is the postal abbreviation for this "Palmetto State"
    $400 24
Bess Wallace
    $400 2
In Latin, uva is a bunch of these, whether green or purple, seeded or seedless
    $400 14
This ex-Beatle appeared as a nightclub singer in the movie "Shanghai Surprise"
    $400 20
Courageous central European president seen here
    $600 8
This Norman Mailer novel records the lives of 13 American soldiers stationed on the Pacific island of Anopopei
    $600 10
A Cornhusker chemist might know the symbol of this gas matches the abbreviation of his state
    $600 25
Edith Kermit Carow
    $600 3
In Moscow Roy Rogers might have sung, "Happy Trails to You..." & this, meaning "until we meet again"
    $600 15
This lead singer of the group Our Gang joined the New Mamas & the Papas in the early '80s
    DD: $2,000 21
After his death in 1885, his body lay in state under the Arc de Triomphe
    $800 28
William LeGrand & his servant Jupiter dig up the buried treasure of Captain Kidd on Sullivan's Island in this Poe tale
    DD: $1,000 11
The postal abbreviation of the "Golden State" is the symbol of this common element
    $800 26
Abigail Smith
    $800 4
The Finnish greeting "hyvaa paivaa" is literally "good" this, which is 2 months long in northern Finland in summer
    $800 16
This "First Lady of Contemporary Christian Music" was born in Augusta, Georgia, & that's the gospel truth
    $800 19
Born in Kiev in 1904, this pianist was one of the best known concert performers of the 20th century
    $1000 27
In this 1896 H.G. Wells story, a shipwrecked naturalist performs experiments to humanize animals
    $1000 12
This "Flickertail State" shares its postal abbreviation with the chemical symbol for neodymium
    $1000 29
Lucy Ware Webb
    $1000 9
Italian indication for violin players to pluck rather than bow
    $1000 17
She belted out "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going" in "Dreamgirls" & turned it into a No. 1 R&B hit
    $1000 22
Last name of the fictional Dutch professor who battled Dracula

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Jim Tricia
$6,400 $10,100 -$600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 2000 the film center of the school of the Art Institute of Chicago was renamed in his honor

Final scores:

Mike Jim Tricia
$0 $12,900 -$600
2nd place: Trip to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina courtesy of Yahoo! Travel New champion: $12,900 3rd place: Skagen Denmark Gift Certificate

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Mike Jim Tricia
$5,000 $9,600 -$600
18 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
8 R,
6 W

Combined Coryat: $14,000

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Game tape date: 2000-11-08
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