Show #5785 - Friday, November 6, 2009

2009 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 5.


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Stephanie Radke, a senior from McLean, Virginia

Gabe Orlet, a senior from Belleville, Illinois

Hema Karunakaram, a senior from Saline, Michigan

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
At 28,374 feet, the Puerto Rico Trench is this ocean's deepest point
    $200 5
Sharpay in "High School Musical", she voices Candace on "Phineas and Ferb"
    $200 6
On Feb. 1, 2009 an estimated 98.7 million Americans tuned in to watch this sports event
    $200 12
It's a grand term for a deep, steep valley similar to a gorge
    $200 16
A beverage of more than 2 fruit juices, or Judy's puppet partner
    $200 23
Unlucky number of diners at the Last Supper
    $400 2
It covers 70 million square miles
    $400 8
Mrs. Ryan Reynolds, she did an album of Tom Waits covers
    $400 7
This state's Queen Lili'ukalani Outrigger Canoe Race covers 18 miles between Kailua & Honaunau
    $400 13
Babu Chhiri, a sherpa famed for this skill, died in a crevasse in 2001
    $400 17
Breathing is but a memory if you take this proverbial action toward "the bucket"
    $400 24
In a game of tennis, it's the first point scored
    DD: $400 3
This ocean bears the name of the subcontinent that juts into it
    $600 9
He played Cedric Diggory in the "Harry Potter" films
    $600 28
Thomson, Georgia's festival celebrating this green gourd includes a seed-spitting contest
    $600 15
Crater Lake in Oregon wasn't formed by a meteor strike but by one of these
    $600 18
If you're out of trouble, you're "off" this piece of fishing equipment
    $600 25
In California, it's the minimum age at which you can take a driver's road test
    $800 4
This smallest ocean occupies the region around the North Pole
    $800 10
There's been a lot of gossip about this boy seen here
    $800 29
Though far from Jamaica, Humboldt County, California has a huge annual festival devoted to this musical genre
    $800 20
A passage sunk into the ground for mining
    $800 19
To take apart a structure, or a concerted stopping of work by employees
    $800 26
Number of nights in a fortnight
    $1000 14
It's the directional name given to the ocean that surrounds Antarctica
    $1000 11
Ashlee Simpson married this Fall Out Boy
    $1000 30
The AFL-CIO chose this holiday in 2007 to launch a nationwide drive for health care reform
    $1000 21
A hunted animal, or a pit that yields stone
    $1000 22
This 3-letter word means to poke abruptly, as with the point of a stick
    $1000 27
It's the largest prime number that fits the category

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

Hema Gabe Stephanie
$1,200 $1,400 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Hema Gabe Stephanie
$4,600 $7,600 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
His 1841-42 South Pacific voyage aboard the whaler Acushnet provided the basis for his most famous novel
    $400 6
"Boom Boom Pow"
    $400 14
The name of this 2-wheeled device comes from the Japanese for "human-powered vehicle"
    $400 11
From the Bronx projects & Princeton, she joined the Supreme Court in 2009
    $400 21
It's first on the diatonic scale
    $400 24
World War I ended in November of this year
    DD: $2,500 2
C. Auguste Dupin is the hero of Edgar Allan Poe's first detective story, "The Murders" here
    $800 7
    $800 15
Tesla & Lightning are companies that make cars powered by this
    $800 12
Artist Fernando Botero once attended a school for this bloody sport & his "Picador" shows a participant
    $800 22
Third person singular of "be"
    $800 25
In 1319 3-year-old Magnus Eriksson became king of both Sweden & this neighbor
    $1200 3
Shortly after "The House of the Seven Gables", he wrote a book of classical myths, "A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys"
    $1200 8
"Poker Face"
    $1200 16
The Tesoro Irondog Race in Alaska uses this type of vehicle
    $1200 13
The mayor of L.A. was born Antonio Villar, but lengthened his name when hs married a woman named this
    DD: $1,500 23
Colloquially, a muscle in the torso
    $1200 26
The 1719 Battle of Glenshiel in this country was a defeat for the Jacobite Rebellion
    $1600 4
Thornton Wilder's "Our Town" is set in the early 20th century in this typical American town located in New Hampshire
    $1600 9
"Bleeding Love"
    $1600 17
Kitty Hawk is one of the classes of this large Navy ship
    $1600 19
Univision host Raul De Molina, aka "El Gordo", meaning this, is the author of "La Dieta del Gordo"
    $1600 29
Za is a slang word for this treat
    $1600 27
In 1513 Ponce de Leon landed in what's now this U.S. state & gave it its name
    $2000 5
A hard journey through Mississippi with a smelly corpse is the subject of his "As I Lay Dying"
    $2000 10
"My Life Would Suck Without You"
    $2000 18
A word for something with many parts, like a bill in Congress, can be shortened to this public transport
    $2000 20
Margarita Engle is the first Hispanic Newbery honoree, for a book on this island's fight for freedom from Spain
    $2000 30
For men in France, it means "born with the name of"
    $2000 28
Captain Thomas MacDonough's 1814 victory at this lake saved New York & Vermont from invasion

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Hema Gabe Stephanie
$10,600 $18,900 $5,700

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only 3-word state capital

Final scores:

Hema Gabe Stephanie
$18,901 $16,500 $700
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Hema Gabe Stephanie
$10,800 $17,200 $5,400
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
28 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $33,400

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Game tape date: 2009-08-17
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