Show #5783 - Wednesday, November 4, 2009

2009 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 3.


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Forrest Sturgill, a senior from Kingsport, Tennessee

Lindsay Oxx, a senior from Longmeadow, Massachusetts

Gabriel Johnson, a senior from Teaneck, New Jersey

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Mount Shasta,
Salinas River
    $200 11
Alyssa Milano, Rose McGowan & Holly Marie Combs didn't take any guff on this bewitching TV show
    $200 16
-2, 4, 10, 16, ____
    $200 2
Set in this decade, Kathryn Stockett's "The Help" follows a young woman during the civil rights movement
    $200 21
In the 1930s the Japanese began culturing these gems in Lake Biwa using mussels
    $200 22
Change one letter in coin & it becomes this veggie
    $400 7
Mount Hood,
Willamette River
    $400 12
Lena Headey was this title gal whose TV "Chronicles" involved stopping apocalypse, one punch at a time
    $400 17
63, 48, 33, 18, ____
    $400 3
In the "Eragon" series, a teen discovers he is destined to be the last rider of these fearsome mythical beasts
    $400 27
The Jubilee one of these was so-named in 1897 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Victoria's coronation
    $400 23
Change one letter in corn & make it this small rope
    $600 8
Ethan Allen Mountain,
White River
    $600 13
In her last "Lara Croft" film, she was on a mission to save Pandora's Box
    $600 18
1, 3, 9, 27, 81, ____
    $600 4
In 2009 this 1962 classic by Madeleine L'Engle was still in Barnes & Noble's Top 20 list of teen bestsellers
    $600 28
As early as 3000 B.C., this gemstone was known in China as yu, or the "royal gem"
    $600 24
Change one letter in cord & make this feudal title
    $800 9
Provo River
    $800 14
Eliza Dushku can be whoever you want her to be as an "active" on this Fox show; I wonder if they have tiny sofas
    $800 19
1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, ____
    $800 5
Zoey Redbird is the protagonist in this "dark" series of teen bestsellers by P.C. & Kristin Cast
    $800 29
If it was found in the Dominican Republic, you're more likely to find insects trapped within this gem
    $800 25
Change one letter in lord & make this verb meaning "to pack up"
    $1000 10
South Platte River
    $1000 15
Don't mess with Halle Berry as this character in the "X-Men" movies--she'll blow you away
    DD: $1,000 20
1, 4, 9, 16, 25, ____
    $1000 6
In "The Sorceress" & "The Alchemyst", twin teens Sophie & Josh Newman help this immortal magician battle foes
    $1000 30
The name of this sky-blue stone, introduced into Europe during the Crusades, is from the Old French for "Turk"
    $1000 26
Change one letter in load & make this element

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

Gabriel Lindsay Forrest
$5,200 $2,200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Gabriel Lindsay Forrest
$9,200 $3,000 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 18
Mozart wrote home that the premiere of "La Finta Giardiniera" was greeted with shouts of this word of acclaim
    $400 16
Doc drama: "Residence"
    $400 7
The army has about 400,000 enlisted personnel & about 80,000 of these higher rankers
    $400 22
Finding the right answer by testing & getting rid of the wrong ones is called "process of" this
    $400 2
Harmonix created Guitar Hero &, in 2007, released this other music-playing megahit
    $400 1
In Spanish:
    $800 27
From 1769 to 1773 Mozart made 3 trips south to this modern nation where opera was king
    $800 17
"Not Small or Large"
    $800 8
In 1970 Anna Mae Hays became the first woman to achieve this rank in the U.S. Army
    $800 23
This food is made by coagulating, draining, salting & ripening; for the processed type, add cleaning, blending & melting
    $800 3
If you're older than a teenager, you can't hear the 17-kHz ringtone named for this biting insect
    $800 12
In Dutch:
    $1200 28
Kochel 116 is a missa brevis; K. 139 is a more elaborate one of these church works
    $1200 19
"An Unmarried Man"
    $1200 9
Opened in 1802, the U.S. Army's military academy is at West Point in this state
    $1200 24
This word follows "process" in the title of the person with the job of handing out summonses & subpoenas
    $1200 4
The world's smallest laptops are nicknamed Atom, the name of the processor made by this company
    $1200 13
In Portuguese:
    $1600 29
At 18 Mozart composed his concerto for this instrument
    $1600 20
"Femurs & Clavicles "
    $1600 10
In 1863 the U.S. government passed the first of these laws compelling young men to sign up for service in the Army
    $1600 25
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a microscopic movie on the monitor.) The name of this process comes from the Greek for "thread" for the threadlike appearance of chromosomes during cell division
    $1600 5
The 3000 version of this handheld Sony gaming console has a built-in microphone to Skype
    $1600 14
In German:
    DD: $2,600 30
From age 19 comes "Il re pastore", in which one of these rural workers becomes a king
    DD: $3,000 21
"The Way in Which My Children's Female Parent Became Acquainted with Me"
    $2000 11
About 200,000 strong, this non-active duty part of the U.S. Army has its headquarters in Atlanta
    $2000 26
Vitrification is the process of turning radioactive waste into a type of this transparent solid substance
    $2000 6
This company's redesigned Insight hybrid car is hoping to be a Prius killer
    $2000 15
In Italian:

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Gabriel Lindsay Forrest
$20,000 $9,000 $3,000
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

A statue of him stands outside the London Underground Baker Street station

Final scores:

Gabriel Lindsay Forrest
$21,995 $17,900 $2,800
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Gabriel Lindsay Forrest
$21,600 $9,000 $3,000
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
2 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $33,600

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Game tape date: 2009-08-17
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