Show #3492 - Tuesday, November 9, 1999

1999-B Teen Tournament semifinal game 2.
From the Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York City.


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Jack Challis, a senior from Erlanger, Kentucky

Brittan Heller, a senior from West Covina, California

Chacko George, a junior from Slidell, Louisiana

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you place names, you identify the land formation.)
    $100 30
It's the clothing color favored by Goths, & by Prince Hamlet
    $100 13
of Good Hope
    $100 18
In this sport goaltending a free throw can incur a technical foul
    $100 5
In 1999 this lemon-lime soda asked, "Are You an Un?"
    $100 2
On "3rd Rock from the Sun", he plays Tommy, a mature alien posing as a human teenager
    $100 1
A simulated 3-D environment that a user can experience & manipulate as if it were physical
    $200 29
This ancient symbol worn by some Goths has also been called "the key of the Nile"
    $200 14
    $200 19
It's 60'6" from the pitcher's rubber to the rear of this
    $200 8
This sports drink's name reflects its origin on the campus of the University of Florida
    $200 3
Stacey Dash reprised her role of Dionne, Cher's best friend, on this TV comedy based on a movie
    $200 4
Land, including all the natural resources & permanent buildings on it
    $300 26
The novels of this vampire chronicler born in 1941 have inspired Goth style
    $300 15
    $300 20
In the beach version of this game, teams may range from 2 to 6 players & spiking is okay
    $300 9
In commercials, kids reach past purple stuff to get at this orange-colored drink
    $300 23
Oz on TV's "Buffy", he's played the spawn of Evil in 2 Austin Powers movies
    $300 6
It finishes the 1942 advertising slogan: "The Only Thing Like Coca-Cola is Coca-Cola Itself. It's..."
    $400 27
Seen here, the Gothic hero of this comic book series has a sister named Death
    $400 16
Great Rift
    $400 21
After a foul on your 1st shot in bowling, if you knock down all 10 pins on your 2nd shot, it's scored as one of these
    $400 11
This cold bottled beverage from Starbucks comes in 3 flavors: coffee, vanilla & mocha
    $400 24
Hoop star Mary Camden on "7th Heaven", she plays soccer in real life
    $400 7
A process viewed while it actually happens is viewed in this mode
    $500 28
A milestone in Goth culture was the 1979 single "Bela Lugosi's Dead" by this Peter Murphy band
    $500 17
    DD: $700 22
In this track & field event, a 45-meter-long runway can front a 9-meter-long moistened sandpit
    $500 12
A New York company makes a line of flavored tea that shares its name with this Western state
    $500 25
The 2 title teens that Melissa Joan Hart has played on '90s TV series
    $500 10
In mathematics, a quantity that can be expressed as a finite or infinite decimal expression

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

Chacko Brittan Jack
$200 $1,000 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$2,600 $2,300 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex; You have to tell us what they are in English.)
    $200 14
Among cradles of civilization, Gothic ruler Alaric sacked Rome but spared this Greek capital
    $200 6
Device your parents commonly used that has a "tone arm"
    $200 1
This novel begins, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..."
    $200 11
This institution's vast collection includes the Spirit of St. Louis & Archie Bunker's chair
    $200 12
The opera "Monna Vanna" (which isn't about Vanna White) takes place in this "Leaning Tower" city
    $200 25
In your Jag you may want to install your 50 CD changer in the boot, this part
    $400 18
Like Americans, the Goths considered this creature on the 6th century brooch seen here a symbol of power
    $400 7
Because they're less valuable than rubies & diamonds, turquoise & topaz are known as this type of stone
    $400 2
Imprisoned on a false charge, Edmond Dantes escapes & exacts revenge in this novel by Alexandre Dumas
    $400 13
The National Civil Rights Museum is located on the Memphis site where he was assassinated in 1968
    $400 29
An arietta is a short, simple one of these operatic songs
    $400 30
In Stockholm you may have quite a Saab story to tell if you don't hit the broms, these, fast enough
    $600 19
These western Goths (as opposed to the eastern Ostrogoths) ruled Spain until 711
    $600 8
In the electromagnetic spectrum, these rays fall between x-rays & visible light
    $600 3
Nick Carraway & Tom Buchanan are characters in this classic by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    $600 15
This Austrian psychologist's Vienna home contains his walking stick & other mementos
    $600 24
Figaro is the famous "Barber of" this Spanish city
    $600 28
Fiat owner Rob never pulls out his own stecca dell'olio, this; he lets his mechanic Guido do it
    $800 20
In 376, harassed by the Huns, the Goths crossed this second-longest European river
    $800 9
Common term for the shaft on which a pair of wheels revolves
    $800 4
An American ambulance driver falls in love with a British nurse during WWI in this Hemingway novel
    DD: $1,000 16
Its 71-foot glass pyramid designed by I.M. Pei was commissioned by Francois Mitterrand
    $800 23
This woman of Troy shows up in several operas, including "Mefistofele"
    DD: $1,500 27
In a Citroen this liquid is l'antigel
    $1000 21
As Roman emperor, Theodoric shed his furs & wore this traditional imperial color
    $1000 10
It's the third-largest planet in our solar system
    $1000 5
In this biblically named Morrison novel, Macon Dead is called Milkman because he was nursed into childhood
    $1000 17
Last name of paleontologist Richard, who was director of the National Museums of Kenya from 1968 to 1989
    $1000 22
"Feuersnot" is set in this German city that the Germans call Munchen
    $1000 26
Blow a band in Rotterdam & you might have to get a new one of these

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$8,800 $2,800 $5,700

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This Virginian, beloved in peace & war, is featured on the Great Seal of the Confederacy

Final scores:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$5,600 $0 $2,597
Finalist 3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chacko Brittan Jack
$8,400 $4,300 $5,700
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
16 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,400

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Game tape date: 1999-10-09
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