Show #5999 - Thursday, October 14, 2010


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Anjali Chelliah Sawe, a pediatric cardiologist from New York, New York

Theo McLauchlin, a graduate student from Montreal, Quebec

Sara Wilkinson, a country club concierge from Athens, Georgia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $25,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

"CO" CO.s
    $200 1
He cast down 30 pieces of silver in the temple "and departed, and went and hanged himself"
    $200 7
In 1977 Graig Nettles, Mickey Rivers & Thurman Munson wore this team's pinstripes
    $200 6
This company made the first soft drink consumed in space
    $200 16
Georgia Neese Clark was right on the money, or at least her signature was, as the first woman in this post
    $200 18
CoolPatch Pumpkins in Dixon, Calif. boasted the world's largest one of these--over 40 acres to get lost in!
    $200 25
An '80s dance step
    $400 2
In the first chapter of Luke, she said, "my soul doth magnify the lord" & "all generations shall call me blessed"
    $400 8
In 1972 Jerry West, Happy Hairston & Pat Riley (yes, that Pat Riley) ran the floor for this team
    $400 12
Some of the earliest revolvers by this company were the pocket, belt & holster models
    $400 17
In 2009 Darwin's great-great-granddaughter Ruth Padel became this univ.'s first female professor of poetry
    $400 19
The "straight" type of this liquor is distilled from a mash of at least 51% but not more than 79% corn
    $400 26
You might see this written in a cemetery
    DD: $1,000 3
Sin committed by the woman about whom Jesus said, "he that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her"
    $600 9
L.C. Greenwood, Mel Blount & Franco Harris were on this squad's 1975 roster
    $600 13
Started as a glass company, it went on to make light bulbs, television tubes &, of course, cookware
    $600 23
In 1849 Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman in the U.S. to earn a degree in this
    $600 20
These threadlike fibers that grow beneath the husk are used in herbal medicines & tea
    $600 27
Type of business that may not be here tomorrow
    $800 4
This disciple said, "except I shall see in his hands the print of the nails... I will not believe"
    $800 10
Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins, Joe (Kobe's dad) Bryant & Julius "Dr. J" Erving hooped it up in 1979 for this team
    $800 14
The earliest products by this company were candles, starch &, of course, soap
    $800 24
Not Mel Brooks' wife but this explorer was the first woman to cross the ice to the North Pole
    $800 21
Home to the Missouri Meerschaum Co., Washington, Missouri is hailed as this "capital of the world"
    $800 28
The earliest-known
American one was noted in 1799
    $1000 5
After finding the disciples asleep in the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus said this "indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak"
    $1000 11
Larry Csonka, Larry Seiple, Larry Little & a bunch of no-names--at least on defense--played for this '72 undefeated team
    $1000 15
Kirkland Signature is the house brand for this membership store
    $1000 30
A statue of her, the first woman elected to Congress, represents Montana in the U.S. Capitol
    $1000 22
Seen here is one of the murals made with locally grown corn that has graced the Mitchell Corn Palace in this state
    $1000 29
It happens in tough economic times

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

Sara Theo Anjali
$200 $4,600 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sara Theo Anjali
$600 $5,600 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 9
In this type of simple machine, a version of the inclined plane, rotational force is translated into linear force
    $400 6
Po, the title character in "Kung Fu Panda"
    $400 1
I used the meter of the Finnish epic "Kalevala" as the basis for that of "The Song of Hiawatha"
    $400 14
It's a slang term for a job for musicians, or a pronged spear used for fishing or catching frogs
    $400 21
In 1941, 50 years affer his death, a military tank was named for this Lancaster, Ohio-born general
    $400 24
He was a little rascal, o-tay?
    $800 10
All existing species of these have placentas except marsupials & monotremes
    $800 7
Fiona in the "Shrek" movies
    DD: $2,000 2
Emerson encouraged me to start keeping a journal, which I did until a few months before my death in 1862
    $800 17
The words tanning & tannin come from an old German word for this mighty tree, once the main source of tannin
    DD: $3,000 22
This Ohioan was Teddy Roosevelt's veep & lent his name to a city in Alaska
    $800 25
When it was founded in 1893, Sears was paired with this man's name
    $1200 11
This Saturnian moon is the only one in the solar system known to have clouds
    $1200 8
Mr. Potato Head in all 3 "Toy Story" movies
    $1200 3
I wrote in "Tropic of Cancer", "every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human race"
    $1200 18
This 3-word phrase describes a desperate "leap" taken by a TV show to retain ratings
    $1200 23
In 1890 Ohioan Caroline Harrison became the first president general of this org. that traces members' lineages to 1776
    $1200 26
They backed up country music legend Buck Owens
    $1600 12
In the U.S. the "stately" time divisions in the Carboniferous Period are called the Mississippian & this
    $1600 15
Carl Fredricksen in "Up"
    $1600 4
1904's "The Golden Bowl" was one of my last novels; I later became a British subject
    $1600 19
In 1931 this Hull House founder was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, the first American woman so honored
    $1600 29
Born in Bowersville, he had a bestselling book in 1952 with "The Power of Positive Thinking"
    $1600 27
2-word term for an enlisted man of the lowest rank
    $2000 13
It's the "specific" ratio between the density of pure water & that of another substance; for gold, it's 19.3
    $2000 16
Mrs. Potts the teapot in "Beauty and the Beast"
    $2000 5
My 1742 novel "Joseph Andrews" was "written in imitation of the manner of Cervantes"
    $2000 20
In 1954 Monaco's Prince Rainier created the Order of this family to reward those who contribute to the country's prestige
    $2000 30
This Steubenville, Ohio native served Abe Lincoln as Secretary of War
    $2000 28
Used as currency on the frontier in the 1700s, these deer hides gave us a slang term for a dollar

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sara Theo Anjali
$11,000 $2,600 $10,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The only 2 countries in the world with an "X" in their names, one is found in Europe & one in the Americas

Final scores:

Sara Theo Anjali
$20,001 $4,200 $14,799
2-day champion: $45,001 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sara Theo Anjali
$11,000 $5,600 $11,600
14 R,
2 W
14 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $28,200

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Game tape date: 2010-08-09
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