Show #4207 - Tuesday, December 10, 2002

(Jimmy: That's Air Force One; this is Quiz Show One. Jeopardy!'s next!)


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Laura Dickinson, an associate professor from Laurel, Maryland

Lee Weber, a consultant from Atlanta, Georgia

Ayesha Black, a student from Los Angeles, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $32,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the series, of course.)
(Alex: Not the stone.)
    $200 24
Give me a Q! Mozart's work, Kochel No. 515, is one of these for 2 violins, 2 violas & cello
    $200 13
Numerical name in the book of Revelation for Conquest, War, Famine & Death
    $200 1
"Fall of the House of Ewing"
    $200 2
The Pinctada maxima, or silver-lip oyster, is the largest oyster capable of cultivating one of these
    $200 11
The first of the 10 Biblical plagues of Egypt occurred when the waters of the Nile were turned into this
    $200 17
She proposed to her first cousin Albert on October 15, 1839; they were married soon after
    $400 25
Give me a U! If you understand things right away, you're "quick on" this
    $400 14
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.) This program originated when a reporter asked the FBI who were the toughest guys they were after
    $400 3
"Escape to Ponderosa"
    $400 7
The Aztecs showed their rank in society by wearing this bluish-green December birthstone
    $400 12
The High Dam across the Nile at this city creates Lake Nasser, one of the largest reservoirs in the world
    $400 18
Following custom, this queen married 2 of her own brothers: Ptolemy XIII & Ptolemy XIV
    $600 28
Give me an I! It's a surge of electrical power, or a sudden desire
    $600 15
In a variation of this kids' card game, the Jacks are "crazy" or wild
    $600 4
"The Richest Man in Walnut Grove"
    $600 8
A variety of smoky quartz, cairngorm is a gemstone that comes from the Cairngorm Mountains of this country
    $600 16
He was knighted in 1886 in part for his journeys in search of the source of the Nile
    $600 19
In 1496 Philip the Handsome married Juana the Mad & became this Spanish queen's son-in-law
    $800 29
Give me a Z! Around 1700, Arabs took over this island, later to merge with Tanganyika
    $800 22
This "Star Trek" TV series incarnation centered on a space station, not a spaceship
    $800 5
"9:12 to Dodge"
    $800 9
The bulk of the world's peridot is mined from Peridot Mesa on the Apache Indian Reservation in this state
    $800 26
There's no denial, Act III of this Verdi opera takes place on the banks of the Nile
    $800 20
Prince Constantijn, the youngest son of this queen, married the daughter of the Dutch minister of agriculture in 2001
    $1000 23
Fasting, daily prayer & paying alms are 3 of these Muslim ritual duties
    $1000 6
"The Kahuna"
    $1000 10
The American ruby & the Cape ruby are not rubies, but red varieties of this mineral
    DD: $100 27
The Nile runs through Cairo & this other national capital city
    $1000 21
Geraldine Apponyi, the 1st woman of American descent to become a queen, married King Zog I of this country in 1938

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

Ayesha Lee Laura
$1,000 $2,000 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ayesha Lee Laura
$3,300 $2,000 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE '50s
(Alex: Is it a...)
    $400 3
It's the English translation of da Vinci's masterpiece "L'Ultima Cena"
    $400 1
The U.S. Customs Service, which collects duties on imports, is an agency of this cabinet department
    $400 14
After this epic Russian novelist didn't win in 1901, he wrote a letter declining the prize thereafter
    $400 13
Dionne Warwick, the Ronettes & the Jackson Five are all past "Amateur Night" winners at this Harlem theatre
    $400 8
A young goat, or to make fun of
    $800 4
Talk about big, this Renaissance painter's "Birth of Venus" is over 9 feet long & nearly 6 feet high
    $800 2
This member of the House from Ohio's 14th district shares his name with a Mark Twain title character
    $800 15
Bjornstjerne Bjornson won in 1903; this fellow Norwegian who wrote "The Master Builder" never did
    $800 25
The house where this Janis Joplin band was formed once stood at 1090 Page Street in San Francisco
    $800 9
A Tibetan ox, or to chatter
    $1200 5
Her "Diego and I" is a portrait of herself with a smaller one of Diego Rivera on her forehead
    $1200 10
The FHA, an agency of this cabinet department, provides mortgage insurance for homeowners' loans
    $1200 16
Seen here, he does have a Pulitzer Prize, but not a Nobel, yet
    $1200 21
Bruce Springsteen & the Castiles 1st played in public at the Woodhaven Swim Club in this N.J. town, Bruce's birthplace
    $1200 28
Of James Dean's 3 starring films, the one set entirely in the 1950s
    $1200 19
A bag, or to fire
    $1600 6
In 1873 Renoir painted this fellow French Impressionist "Painting in His Garden"
    $1600 11
George Bush's Secretary of State, he earlier served as Ronald Reagan's Secretary of the Treasury
    $1600 17
This author of espionage novels like "Our Man in Havana" was a popular candidate for the prize
    $1600 22
This shock rocker was still known as Vince Furnier when he played with the Spiders at the VIP Club in Phoenix
    DD: $300 27
On Labor Day weekend in 1957 John Chancellor raced to this state capital to cover breaking news
    $1600 20
A cliff, or to deceive in a card game
    DD: $2,000 7
The cherub seen here [rest of clue missing due to sound problem]
    $2000 12
As a QB for the Oklahoma Sooners, this future GOP congressman was MVP of the 1980 & '81 Orange Bowls
    $2000 18
The Academy didn't have time to recognize this author, killed by Spanish Nationalists in 1936 at age 38
    $2000 23
Gary Puckett was born in this Minnesota town where Bob Dylan grew up
    $2000 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Museum of Flight in Seattle.) In 1959 Air Force One took President Eisenhower on his first jet flight to meet this German chancellor
    $2000 24
A female swan, or to write

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ayesha Lee Laura
$10,200 $1,600 $8,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1979 NASA officials received a fine for littering from a small town in this country

Final scores:

Ayesha Lee Laura
$200 $3,200 $200
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $3,200 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ayesha Lee Laura
$10,600 $1,600 $10,200
16 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
9 R,
5 W
16 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $22,400

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Game tape date: 2002-09-17
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