Show #5847 - Tuesday, February 2, 2010

2010-A College Championship quarterfinal game 2.


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Will Warren, a senior from the University of Alabama

Ashley Walker, a senior from Dartmouth College

Samira Missaghi, a junior from the University of Minnesota

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
"Uneasy lies the head that wears" this, the part of the tooth that's covered by enamel
    $200 1
It's the profession at the center of "Mercy" and "HawthoRNe"
    $200 7
One of the last things that she says before dying: "O Antony!"
    $200 18
This word for a buyer & seller of goods sounds like a person who distributes playing cards
    $200 22
The Mayflower ____
(a 7-letter word)
    $200 8
From the Latin for "to destroy", it was often used by opponents of slavery
    $400 17
AKA gingiva, they are the firm tissues enveloping the necks of the teeth; betcha didn't know teeth had necks, did ya?
    $400 2
This show's premise is a humanity-wide blackout that lets people see the future
    $400 13
Queen Gertrude reports this woman's death by drowning
    $400 21
In 2009, at this type of sale, a 1957 Ferrari Testa Rossa went for a record $12.4 million
    $400 24
The Kellogg-Briand ___
(A 4-letter word)
    $400 9
This verb meaning to no longer be someone's pal dates back to 1659, long before Facebook
    $600 28
It's the botanical term for the embedded or basal portion of the tooth
    $600 3
In 2009 this show about the Griffins was the first animated one in decades nominated for the Best Comedy Emmy
    $600 14
In "The Tempest" she gives the "O brave new world" line
    $600 20
I give you a goat, you rethatch my hut & we're using this 6-letter "system"
    $600 23
The American Recovery & Reinvestment ___
(A 3-letter word)
    $600 10
When talking about fat, it can mean to "melt down"; regarding a verdict, it means to "hand down"
    $800 29
It ain't cheap fiction; it's the inner substance of the tooth containing veins, arteries & nerves
    $800 4
On Fox Cat Deeley hosts this terpsichorean talent contest
    $800 15
King Lear's daughter Cordelia has these 2 older sisters
    $800 19
At Club Jeopardy! this charge is $5; this is also the type of band we've booked, playing songs they didn't write
    $800 26
Starting in the late 1940's, the Marshall ____
    DD: $800 11
This word meaning "to set on fire" is related to one of the 3 basic forms of rock
    $1000 30
Gnaw away with these, any of the 4 anterior teeth in each jaw
    $1000 5
In 2009 this CBS news show devoted an entire 1-hour episode to Don Hewitt who created it
    $1000 16
Name of both Brutus' wife and Bassanio's girlfriend
    $1000 25
Avian verb meaning to sell goods in public, often by loudly announcing them
    $1000 27
In English (not Latin) 1215's Great _____
    $1000 12
To destroy something completely is to do this verb that's derived from the Latin for "nothing"

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

Samira Ashley Will
$3,000 $2,400 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Samira Ashley Will
$3,000 $5,400 $6,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
In 1826 the speed of sound in water was first calculated in this largest Alpine lake
    $400 12
15: Bart Starr
92: Reggie White
    $400 15
In a 1982 concert of Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons", Isaac Stern played "Spring" & Itzhak Perlman concluded with this
    $400 14
In 1983 this company introduced the Lisa, the first commercial computer to feature a mouse
    $400 27
"The job market will improve", Georgia Tech grads were told by John F. Brock III, CEO of this beverage's "Enterprises"
    $400 1
Poker hand of 3 Jacks, 2 sevens & the upper chamber of Britain's bicameral legislature
    $800 7
This river springs from 2 small streams in the Black Forest, the Breg & the Brigach
    $800 13
29: Rod Carew
34: Kirby Puckett
    $800 21
Oddly, the traditional order for this Gustav Holst suite places Mars first
    $800 18
    $800 26
This Science Guy told the Harvey Mudd class of '08 that rumors were harder to start before the Internet
    $800 2
Excitement reigned when Adventureland & Tomorrowland vied for the MLB crown
    $1200 8
The bonnie, bonnie banks of this largest lake in Great Britain lie just 14 miles from Glasgow
    $1200 11
34: Charles Barkley,
13: Wilt Chamberlain
    DD: $2,000 24
At 7 he wrote a polonaise in G minor; a year later he performed for Czar Alexander I, who was in Warsaw at the time
    $1200 19
The Bold 9000 is among this company's series of smartphones
    $1200 28
(Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers the clue.) In 2009, I gave the commencement address at Barnard College; in 1969 I gave the first ever student commencement at this other women's college
    $1200 3
Fruit juice company that became a nickname for Joan of Arc
    $1600 9
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Connecting the western Mediterranean Sea with the Atlantic Ocean is this narrow passage of water
    $1600 16
5: Brooks Robinson
20: Frank Robinson
    $1600 23
Originally, this 1928 Gershwin orchestral composition included real French taxi horns
    $1600 20
A member of an air service confined to ground duty, or a New Zealander
    $1600 29
Speaking at the Boston College Law School, this Fed head praised J.K. Rowling & quoted John Lennon
    $1600 4
A pageant first held in 1921 "for amber waves of grain"
    DD: $1,500 10
This longest Italian river is fed by 141 tributaries
    $2000 17
This NFL team has just one,
12: Jim Kelly
    $2000 22
In 1722 Bach composed "The Well-Tempered" type of this instrument
    $2000 25
This name of a fruit can also mean "highly desirable"; it's often found before "job"
    $2000 30
"Don't be absent from your own life", Jessica Lange told seniors at this Bronxville, N.Y. liberal arts school
    $2000 5
Name for the group that picks the president, vice president & pope

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Samira Ashley Will
$9,400 $17,000 $7,700

Final Jeopardy! Round

At his death in 1790, he left 200-year trust funds to the cities of Boston & Philadelphia

Final scores:

Samira Ashley Will
$15,400 $19,000 $46
2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Samira Ashley Will
$9,400 $16,200 $8,200
14 R,
2 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $33,800

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Game tape date: 2010-01-05
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