Show #5405 - Friday, February 22, 2008

2008-A Teen Tournament final game 2.


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Rachel Horn, a sophomore from Cincinnati, Ohio (subtotal of $26,801)

Rachel "Steve" Cooke, a senior from Fishers, Indiana (subtotal of $18,400)

Zia Choudhury, a senior from Paducah, Kentucky (subtotal of $18,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
The Philistines took him "and put out his eyes, and brought him down to Gaza, and bound him with fetters of brass"
    $200 19
I like to crank up the radio whenever I hear her sing "Sk8er Boi" or "Girlfriend"
    $200 7
Buche de Noel, a cake decorated to resemble a Yule log, is a tradition for this holiday
    $200 1
Everglades National Park in this Southern state is the USA's largest subtropical wilderness
    $200 18
Zachary Taylor,
Woodrow Wilson,
Andrew Jackson
    $200 12
In a popular children's song, it's followed by "little star, how I wonder what you are"
    $400 3
Ecclesiastes 11:1 says, "Cast" this "upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days"
    $400 20
You can't "Get The Party Started" without this singer whose hair color sometimes matches her stage name
    $400 8
A well-known simile is "as American as mom &" this dessert
    $400 17
National parks in the south of this state include Sitka and Glacier Bay
    $400 25
Alexander Graham Bell,
George Washington Carver,
Guglielmo Marconi
    $400 13
Something that you are expressly told not to do
    $600 4
Jesus called to this fisherman & his brother Andrew, "Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men"
    $600 21
"Gold Digger" was one of the big hits from his Grammy-winning album "Late Registration"
    $600 9
The Suzette type of these pancakes are so exquisitely thin, it's a shame to set them on fire for dessert
    $600 24
S. Montana's Electric Peak, named for the electrical charge experienced by climbers in 1872, is in this natl. park
    $600 26
Harriet Beecher Stowe,
James Fenimore Cooper,
Ernest Hemingway
    $600 14
Oh, goody goody! It's a French term for a chocolate candy with a nut center
    DD: $1,000 5
The land of Canaan is described as "flowing with" these 2 items mentioned some 20 times in the Bible
    $800 22
In 2007 Justin Timberlake hit the radio with this R&B diva in a remix of "Until The End Of Time"
    $800 10
The name of this dessert is from the French for "to blow" or "to puff"; the hot air trapped inside is what makes it rise
    $800 29
Southeast of Mt. Rushmore lies Badlands National Park in this state
    $800 27
Ludwig van Beethoven,
Johann Sebastian Bach,
Johannes Brahms
    $800 15
It's another name for miniature golf
    $1000 6
God told Abraham that he would bless this wife "and she shall be a mother of nations"
    $1000 23
Gwen Stefani & Eve cashed in on this hit that was adapted from a song in "Fiddler on the Roof"
    $1000 11
This type of light cake soaks up syrup, as its name says
    $1000 30
Eisenhower's home in southern Pennsylvania is next to this national military park, site of an 1863 battle
    $1000 28
Elizabeth I of England,
Louis XIV of France,
Nicholas II of Russia
    $1000 16
Poet cummings

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

Zia "Steve" Rachel
-$1,800 $600 $5,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Zia "Steve" Rachel
$2,000 $1,000 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 25
This Nobel Prize winner & world leader was imprisoned from 1962 to 1990
    $400 19
It's the length in minutes of a standard half of a Major League soccer game
    $400 7
Mick Jagger was a finance student at the London School of Economics before cashing in with this band
    $400 1
Cathedral bellringer falls for a Gypsy beauty
    $400 26
This radioactive metal is Niger's No. 1 export
    $400 13
Snoopy's breed
    $800 24
On April 6th, 1909, this American Arctic explorer wrote in his diary, "The pole at last. The prize of three centuries."
    $800 18
Maximum number of players on each team on the field at the start of a FIFA game
    $800 8
In college, Larry Page, co-founder & co-pres. of this Internet search company, built an inkjet printer out of Legos
    $800 2
Whalers encounter a beastly bad time
    $800 27
The ore pyrargyrite is associated with veins of this precious metal, symbol Ag
    $800 14
A type of unglazed china, or a thick cream soup often made with lobster
    $1200 23
On September 21st, 1981 the U.S. Senate confirmed her as a Justice of the Supreme Court in a 99-0 vote
    $1200 17
In 2010 this country is scheduled to host the World Cup, the first African country to do so
    $1200 9
He tells his "Inconvenient Truth" via a slide show with bar graphs
    $1200 3
c. 1300:
A poet tours Hell, Purgatory & Heaven
    $1200 28
This metal makes up 5% of the Earth's crust but only .004% of a person
    $1200 20
This hero rode Pegasus
    $1600 6
In August 1936 this Zeppelin took off from Lakehurst, N.J. & headed over to Frankfurt, Germany
    $1600 12
Forward, midfielder, defender & this are the 4 basic positions in soccer
    $1600 10
Dave Arneson & Gary Gygax created geek heaven with this '70s fantasy tabletop role-playing game
    $1600 4
A teen hoodlum named Alex narrates this futuristic tale by Anthony Burgess
    $1600 29
Lady Liberty's skin is made of this
    DD: $3,000 21
This ethnic group lives in the Pyrenees & speaks Euskera
    DD: $10,800 16
In Dec. 1989 this playwright was elected president of Czechoslovakia, the 1st non-Communist since 1948
    $2000 15
This country has won soccer's World Cup more times than any other nation
    $2000 11
This current British Prime Minister was the youngest person since WWII to go to the U. of Edinburgh
    $2000 5
A naval officer tries to live down the cowardly act of abandoning a ship he thought was sinking
    $2000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows the periodic table on a monitor.) The elements in green on the periodic table are the metals; the ones grouped here in between, similar to other metals but not quite fitting in, are classified as these metals or elements
    $2000 22
Gaborone is the capital of this southern African country

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Zia "Steve" Rachel
$4,000 $8,400 $9,800
(lock tournament)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This man cast the first tie-breaking vote in U.S. Senate history

Final scores:

Zia "Steve" Rachel
$0 $6,600 $14,800

Cumulative scores:

Zia "Steve" Rachel
$18,000 $25,000 $41,601
2nd runner-up: $18,000 1st runner-up: $25,000 Tournament champion: $75,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Zia "Steve" Rachel
$14,800 $11,400 $9,600
16 R,
8 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $35,800

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Game tape date: 2008-01-15
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