Show #5689 - Thursday, May 7, 2009

2009 College Championship quarterfinal game 4.


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Erica Greil, a junior from Princeton University

Anthony Dedousis, a sophomore from Harvard University

Larissa Charnsangavej, a senior from Rice University

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 9
Oui, oui! The University of Heidelberg was modeled on the University of this city
    $200 19
Trad, as in trad jazz, is short for this
    $200 3
Bosnia & ____
    $200 25
The Little Dipper is in this "Minor" constellation
    $200 16
Though their roles overlap, a psychiatrist, unlike a psychologist, is required to have this degree also
    $200 1
Saddleless horse riding
    $400 10
It traces its roots to a group of scholars in 1209, so this British university is celebrating its 800th anniv. in 2009
    $400 20
Kevin Rudolf's 2009 tour is called "Let It" this
    $400 5
____ & Tobago
    $400 26
Columba represents this bird dear to Noah
    $400 17
The study of how individual differences are inherited or environmentally caused is known as behavior these
    $400 2
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew holds a microphone to a loudspeaker.) An audio signal returned to its source as an input & retransmitted gives you this loud sound
    $600 11
Founded in 1780 as the first college west of the Alleghenies, this university is nicknamed Transy
    $600 21
The first "B" in B.B. King's name stands for this musical genre
    $600 6
____ & Nevis
    $600 27
A satellite radio service is named for this star
    $600 18
Sigmund Freud coined this term for both a theory of personality & a method of therapy
    $600 4
Originally, this term referred to people giving actually helpful instructions to a chauffeur
    $800 12
At schools like Bennington, sign up for this kind of 11-letter "study", meaning "not controlled by others"
    $800 22
Electronic style that can precede -logical, -babble or -crat
    $800 7
Saint Vincent & ____
    DD: $1,800 28
This water snake is the largest of all 88 constellations
    $800 24
Freud developed this technique of encouraging patients to express random thoughts
    $800 14
Denizen of the deep delightfully drifting here
    $1000 13
Riding to hounds is a traditional activity at this "sweet" Virginia school, SBC for short
    $1000 23
This subgenre of metal can also mean "to beat savagely"
    $1000 8
Antigua & ____
    $1000 29
When Cassiopeia is visible, it's not a "strain" to see this daughter of hers chained to a rock; she'll be visible too
    $1000 30
This school of psychology with a German name emphasizes the study of whole, not partial, experiences
    $1000 15
Secret diplomatic negotiations are said to go through this

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

Larissa Anthony Erica
$1,200 $2,200 $4,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Larissa Anthony Erica
$2,200 $3,600 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 2
In 1917 L. Frank Baum wrote about "The Lost Princess of" this place
    $400 1
It would be cool to own the Spartan shield King Leonidas (Gerard Butler) used in this 2006 film
    $400 13
In 1901 C.A. Yont & W.B. Felker became the first to drive a car to the top of this Colorado peak
    $400 11
Hey there, Delilah, you keep googling "depilatory", something that does this; should I be worried?
    $400 21
Radically changed China
    $400 14
A nickname for a tall guy, or a type of limo that's been extended for greater capacity
    $800 3
When he first saw Becky Thatcher, "a certain Amy Lawrence vanished out of his heart and left not even a memory"
    $800 7
Just looking at the hockey mask this revenge-seeker wears in "Friday the 13th" gives me the creeps
    $800 26
In March 1944, shortly after the Allies reached Naples, this volcano erupted, damaging 88 B-25 planes
    $800 12
...Samson has 1,000 of these to slay & you offer him a wiffle ball bat; he'll stick with the jawbone
    $800 22
A less-than-pleasant Russian
    $800 15
This number is found in the title of a Shakespeare comedy about Viola & Duke Orsino
    $1200 4
"I never liked long walks", says the heroine of this Charlotte Bronte novel
    $1200 8
How 'bout a helmet made of omnium steel, based on Tony Stark's original plans, from this 2008 film
    $1200 27
Chile has a central valley, bordered by the Western Cordillera of this range
    $1200 28
...back off! This "fish"-y hairdo that's naturally short on the top & sides & long in back is not in style
    $1200 23
Spain management
    $1200 16
Of the chess pieces each player has only 2 of, the one that fits the category
    $1600 5
Wordsworth's poem about her begins, "Hail, Virgin Queen! O'er many an envious bar triumphant"
    $1600 9
A more mellow prop is the clipboard he used as process server Dale Denton in "Pineapple Express"
    $1600 20
As this mountain range crosses Morocco, it separates the coastal plains from the Sahara
    $1600 29 the scissors-- I only need to condition these damaged hair extremities that have unraveled
    $1600 24
Roman around
(27 B.C. to 14 A.D.)
    $1600 17
This synonym for power or might has 7 consonants & only 1 vowel
    $2000 6
Her 1942 novel "Dragon Seed" was yet another tale of Chinese peasant farmers
    $2000 10
Don't mess with the hair-cutting scissors Adam Sandler used as this title Israeli spy-turned-hair stylist
    $2000 19
This Pacific island nation's highest point, Mount Tomaniivi, is on the island of Viti Levu
    $2000 30 won this round but people will remember Samson fondly in this book of the Bible; you, not so much
    DD: $3,000 25
King of Jordan & a familiar name to our president
    DD: $2,600 18
Matthew 2:11 mentions this 5-letter aromatic gum resin that has only one vowel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Larissa Anthony Erica
$13,400 $13,600 $11,600

Final Jeopardy! Round

The name we know him by was actually a nickname given him for his wide, disc-like shoulders

Final scores:

Larissa Anthony Erica
$14,400 $8,199 $21,647
2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Larissa Anthony Erica
$13,400 $15,200 $13,400
16 R,
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,000

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Game tape date: 2009-04-14
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