Show #4540 - Friday, May 7, 2004

2004-A Kids Week game 5.
From Washington, D.C.


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Amanda Hall, from Farmington, Maine

Taylor Gailliot, from Woodbridge, Virginia

Dominic Clust, from Metairie, Louisiana

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Iodine gas is this color associated with royalty & with a dinosaur who loves you
    $200 12
You want to break ties in the U.S. Senate, so use recess to study hard & become VP like this man is today
    $200 6
In the title of a Dr. Seuss book, it's served with "Green Eggs"
    $200 18
"Pop" is on this 'N Sync album whose title refers ironically to the band's fame
    $200 11
First reached in 1911, it's the point in Antarctica through which the Earth's axis passes
    $200 23
Frau & fraulein are terms for women in this language
    $400 2
When you see starlight, star bright, know it's from the star burning this gas, whose symbol is H
    $400 13
Head to the art room & paint a masterpiece like the 16th century "Mona Lisa" by this man
    $400 7
This character dresses his dog like a reindeer & steals Christmas from Who-ville
    $400 19
You'll understand her songs, like "Ironic" & "Hands Clean", when you're older & more bitter
    $400 17
The crab-eater type of this, like the one seen here, is a common sight in Antarctica
    $400 24
Literally meaning "to God", it's how you say good-bye in Spanish
    $600 3
The air that we breathe is mostly not oxygen but this gas, N
    $600 14
Impress the gym coach; practice your spin technique for tossing a 16-pound metal ball in this Olympic event
    $600 8
This kind Seuss elephant "Hears a Who" & also "Hatches the Egg"
    $600 20
These "Who Let The Dogs Out?" hitmakers come, logically enough, from the Bahamas
    $600 26
2 species of these birds that inhabit Antarctica are the Adelie & the emperor
    $600 25
If you're in a store in Spain & you see a sign over a door saying "Salida", it means this
    $800 4
Indium is an element in the family of this popular wrap metal
    $800 15
Go to metal shop & make a scale model of this Parisian landmark that cost over $1 million to build from 1887 to 1889
    DD: $1,200 9
This Dr. Seuss book has been published in Spanish as "El Gato Ensombrerado"
    $800 21
With spiky hair & names like Sid Vicious, this style of rock music shocked people in the '70s
    $1000 5
You're very busy if you have too many bars of this element, Fe, in the fire
    $1000 16
Dash off a major piece of literature like this 1852 Harriet Beecher Stowe novel
    $1000 10
This turtle king stacks up all the other turtles to build a towering throne only to fall down from the top
    $1000 22
Despite their name, at least 1 member of this band has already hit 20:

"That is how we want it /
Floorfiller /
That is how we need it"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Dominic Taylor Amanda
$1,800 $0 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dominic Taylor Amanda
$3,200 -$1,400 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 26
It flows through Washington, D.C. & on past Mount Vernon
    $400 1
This imaginary creature takes away the tooth you leave under your pillow & replaces it with money
    $400 11
According to the Declaration of Independence, "All men are created" this way
    $400 13
Famous professionals in this sport include David Duval & Annika Sorenstam
    $400 18
In 2003 the Oregon Children's Theatre premiered a play about this woman who hit the trail with Lewis & Clark
    $400 3
"LTIC" means "Laughing til" this happens
    DD: $2,000 27
The Lincoln & Holland tunnels let cars travel from Manhattan to New Jersey under this river
    $800 2
Using Du Pont technology, the first one of these with synthetic bristles was introduced in 1938
    $800 12
It completes a quote from Thomas Palmer in 1840: "If at first you don't succeed..."
    $800 14
Dan Marino & Joe Montana will long be remembered as great offensive players in this sport
    $800 19
Several different musicals have been based on Margery Williams' tale about this "Velveteen" creature
    $800 4
You may want to D/L some files to your desktop, meaning this
    $1200 28
This river of the Pacific Northwest provides much of the boundary between Washington & Oregon
    $1200 8
These large mammals are divided into 2 main groups, toothed & baleen
    $1200 23
This Dickens guy says, "Every idiot who" says, "Merry Christmas... should be boiled with his own pudding"
    $1200 15
It's the baseball position played by Hideo Nomo & Curt Schilling
    $1200 20
In the play "True History and Real Adventures", kids search for the truth about this "calamitous" Wild West gal
    $1200 5
If you have an "RFI", you have a "request for" this
    $1600 29
The Falls of Saint Anthony stop this mighty river from being navigable north of St. Paul, Minnesota
    $1600 9
Covered by enamel, this visible part of a tooth sounds like something a king wears
    $1600 24
Romeo sighs, "O! that I were" one of these "upon that hand, that I might touch" that "cheek"
    $1600 16
Secretariat, Affirmed & Seattle Slew have all been Triple Crown winners in this sport
    DD: $3,000 21
Arnold Lobel's books for kids inspired the musical "A Year with Frog and" this other amphibian
    $1600 6
"AWFK" means "away from" this
    $2000 30
This river bisects the state of South Dakota from north to south
    $2000 10
Of the genus Smilodon, it's the extinct tiger seen here
    $2000 25
E.M. Forster proposed "Two cheers for" this system of government that "admits variety &... permits criticism"
    $2000 17
This 7-foot San Antonio Spur, the 2003 NBA finals MVP, grew up in the U.S. Virgin Islands
    $2000 22
You weren't even born when this musical about a spooky guy in an opera house debuted on Broadway in 1988
    $2000 7
"C4N" is this Italian greeting, "for now"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dominic Taylor Amanda
$18,000 -$2,200 $13,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 4 states whose names start & end with the same letter

Final scores:

Dominic Taylor Amanda
$6,000 -$2,200 $7,400
2nd place: $2,000 + Classroom Jeopardy! 3rd place: $1,000 + Classroom Jeopardy! Winner: $10,000 + Classroom Jeopardy!

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dominic Taylor Amanda
$21,200 -$2,200 $12,000
24 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
2 R,
3 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $31,000

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Game tape date: 2004-04-04
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