Show #4775 - Friday, May 13, 2005

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 3, game 5.


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Lan Djang, a health policy analyst from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Chris Miller, a retail specialist from Louisville, Kentucky

Matt Zielenski, a research analyst originally from Broadview Heights, Ohio

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the team.)
    $200 1
The first known set of geometric axioms appeared around 300 B.C. in this Greek's book "Elements"
    $200 2
Invesco Field at Mile High
    $200 14
Tej is a sweet Ethiopian wine made with this (including the comb) cooked with hops
    $200 11
The equator passes through this nation's islands of Sulawesi, Kalimantan & Sumatra
    $200 26
Sing Sing Prison is located up this river
    $200 21
You take your llama to one when it's sick
    $400 5
If 3 angles in a quadrilateral are 40 degrees, 140 degrees & 80 degrees then the other angle must be this many
    $400 3
Heinz Field
    $400 15
Wines in the U.S. labled with this "furniture" name may not have an alcohol content over 14%
    $400 12
The largest lake on the equator is this African one
    $400 27
In 1891 Harris A. Smiler became the first person executed at Sing Sing by this method
    $400 22
Cort or Collyer
    $600 8
If you chop the narrow end off this solid circular figure, you'll get this shape called a frustum that resembles a fez
    $600 4
Monster Park
    $600 16
Frontignan is made from a grape in this family that shares its name with the capital of Oman
    $600 13
Though this highest African mountain lies near the equator, it usually remains snowcapped year-round
    $600 28
The prison's first phase was completed in 1828; in 1839 a new wing was added at Sing Sing for this group
    $600 23
Well, as far as we can tell, this term for a building extension should ring a bell
    $800 9
Because the Earth is flattened at the poles, it's this figure, having all its plane sections circle or ellipses
    $800 6
Paul Brown Stadium
    $800 19
In a vertical tasting, you try several bottles of Chateau Cochon Rouge, from different these
    DD: $1,600 17
They're the 3 South American countries through which the equator passes
    $800 29
Creation of a special needs unit for HIV-positive inmates in the '80s prompted a visit from this famous nun
    $800 24
From Japanese, it's the term for the rank of a black-belt holder
    $1000 10
(Sarah of the Clue Crew kneels in an ice rink in Park City, UT.) The house, the big circle in curling, is 37.699 feet in circumference, so exactly this many in diameter
    $1000 7
The Edward Jones Dome
    $1000 20
This California wine-growing area is named for a spot where an animal once made a splendid jump to escape pursuers
    $1000 18
This "Equatorial" nation consists of a mainland territory & 5 offshore islands including Bioko
    $1000 30
A book by Warden Lewis Lawes titled this many years "in Sing Sing" helped make the prison a legend in American culture
    $1000 25
It's the Spanish direction you're heading if you're going from Juarez to Guadalajara

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Matt Chris Lan
$1,200 $2,800 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Chris Lan
$200 $3,400 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Once again we are honoring CNN's 25th anniversary, and today, the category is...)
(Alex: We need both the author and the title in...)
    $400 1
In 2000, CNN reported on the historic summit between South Korea's Kim Dae-jung and this North Korean leader
    $400 6
Duude! You were awesome as ultra-stoner Jeff Spicoli in this movie
    $400 11
He was born in New York, & his howling early success was helped by his state-of-the-art Internet campaign
    $400 17
Chelsea Clinton,
Tiger Woods,
Dianne Feinstein
    $400 26
"Poems are made by fools like me"
    $400 16
Her first film was 1932's "A Bill of Divorcement"
    $800 2
This astronaut, seen here on the Challenger, later served on the presidential commission that investigated its explosion
    $800 7
Sean, loved you as convicted killer Matthew Poncelet in this movie--too bad there'll be no sequel
    $800 12
He won the Silver & Bronze Stars while serving in Vietnam & led NATO forces against Yugoslavia
    $800 21
Mike Wallace,
Gerald Ford,
Jessye Norman
    $800 27
"Into the jaws of Death,
Into the mouth of Hell,
Rode the six hundred"
    $800 18
Inflammatory disease of the liver
    $1200 3
(Hi, I'm Paula Zahn.) On my first day working for CNN, I reported live on the 9/11 attacks & interviewed this Jordanian king
    $1200 8
You treated us like a King as LAPD officer Danny McGavin in this film
    DD: $1,800 13
A congressman from 1977 to 2005, he was known for his firm opposition to NAFTA
    $1200 24
Warren Buffett,
John J. Pershing (law degree)
    $1200 28
"Then this ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling"
    $1200 19
The world record in it is 7,291 points
    $1600 4
She's the newsworthy woman heard here

"I am very confident that I will be able to meet every standard that the Citadel has."
    $1600 9
We salute you for your work in this flick as Vietnam-era Sergeant Meserve
    $1600 14
The son of a truck driver, this vegan is also a former mayor of Cleveland
    DD: $1,800 23
Mathematician John Nash,
Donald Rumsfeld
    $1600 29
"'Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'"
    $1600 20
The Greek god of fire, he also chained Prometheus to the rock
    $2000 5
In 1997 it was a boy, boy, boy, boy, girl, girl, girl for this Iowa woman, as she delivered septuplets
    $2000 10
The case was closed following your stellar work as mob lawyer David Kleinfeld in this movie
    $2000 15
A former U.S. senator from Illinois, she also served as ambassador to New Zealand
    $2000 25
Nike's Phil Knight,
Steve Prefontaine
    $2000 30
"The sea is calm tonight. The tide is full, the moon lies fair
Upon the straits"
    $2000 22
A solid figure with 7 faces & 11 letters

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Chris Lan
$8,400 $18,200 $9,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore wrote the national anthems of these 2 countries

Final scores:

Matt Chris Lan
$0 $19,201 $950
3rd place: $15,000 Winner: $30,000 + an advance to UToC Round 4 2nd place: $15,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Matt Chris Lan
$7,800 $18,200 $11,000
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
20 R,
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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Game tape date: 2005-04-13
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