Show #6023 - Wednesday, November 17, 2010

2010-B College Championship semifinal game 3.


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Lea Tottle, a junior from Florida State University from Oldsmar, Florida

Sam Spaulding, a sophomore from Yale University from Wilmington, North Carolina

Sid Chandrasekhar, a senior from the University of Pennsylvania from Saratoga, California

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
In the 1480s he designed a flying machine that used revolving paddles instead of wings
    $200 26
"How do you tell somebody that you care about deeply, 'I told you so'?" says Steve as this "Office" manager
    $200 21
Pass around a tub of this flavor, "buttered", of course
    $200 1
Newly discovered pieces by this man, composed when he was 7, were performed in his Salzburg home in 2009
    $200 16
    $200 6
Autumn, Brooke, Calissa & Dahlia Jepp, born Aug. 12, 2007 in Great Falls, Montana
    $400 11
On July 17, 1453 the French defeated the British at Castillon, the last battle in this conflict that began in 1337
    $400 27
As Andy in this 2005 comedy: "I love women! I respect them so much that I completely stay away from them!"
    $400 22
1 of 2 A&W flavors
    $400 2
The name of this rhythmic Ravel piece also refers to an open-front Spanish jacket
    $400 17
In the U.S. Army:
First lieutenant,
    $400 7
A horse or a salamander, but not a human or a snake
    $600 8
A papal bull of 1478 introduced the Spanish version of this tribunal; executions began several years later
    $600 28
In this film Gru reads "Three Little Kittens" for the girls & says, "Wow! This is garbage! You actually like this?"
    $600 23
In names of flavors, this fruit precedes cheesecake & jam
    $600 3
"All creatures drink of joy at nature's breast" is from a verse used in an 1824 symphony by this man
    $600 18
    $600 13
The 1892 celebration of Columbus' discovery of America
    DD: $1,600 9
In 1421 the Ming Dynasty moved its capital from Nanking to this city
    $800 29
Asked if he'll host his celeb golf tourney in this "newsy" pic, Steve, as Brick, says, "No, too many people died last year"
    $800 24
This fruit flavor comes in both green & red
    $800 4
The tempo marking lento means this
    $800 19
Federal holidays:
Memorial Day,
Independence Day...
    $800 14
A parallelogram, generally
    $1000 10
In 1433 & 1472, as these scared ordinary folk, Toscanelli calmly tracked their paths in the skies
    $1000 30
In this movie Jim Carrey makes Steve say, "The PM of Sweden visited Wash. today & my tiny little nipples went to France"
    $1000 25
You'll find this flavor by itself as well as "sizzling"
    $1000 5
The beloved aria heard here is from this composer's opera "Turandot"
    $1000 20
(wavelength about 510 nanometers)
    $1000 15
You'll use these muscles to lift your knee

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

Sid Sam Lea
$2,800 $3,200 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sid Sam Lea
$5,400 $6,000 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each response--each correct response will contain only one of the five vowels, but that vowel may appear more than once.)
    $400 4
In 1914 this future jurist wrote the book "The Anti-Trust Act and the Supreme Court"
    $400 1
Huey and Riley Freeman are characters on this Adult Swim show, whose title is a nickname for the suburbs they live in
    $400 18
Once a year members of this religion pay a tax called zakat, Arabic for "purification"
    $400 17
The night-blooming cereus, a climbing type of this desert plant, blooms for only one night
    $400 23
Henry A. Millon paired rococo & this other ornate style in the title of his architecture textbook
    $400 24
The periodic table shows an array of the symbols of these
    $800 5
In 1794 Aaron Burr introduced Dolley Payne Todd to this future president
    $800 2
Seen here, Carl Brutananadilewski lives next door to this quirky crime fighting team
    $800 12
Early stories in this Japanese religion appeared in the Nihongi & Kojiki, both written around 1,300 years ago
    $800 16
Transplanted from the Mediterranean to California, the Adriatic type of this fruit is the prime choice for bars & pastes
    DD: $3,000 22
Dr. H.V. Carter illustrated this 1858 text, an instant success despite bad reviews in the British Medical Journal
    $800 25
A name for silverfish or for voracious readers
    $1200 6
In 1832 he vetoed the recharter of the Second Bank of the United States
    $1200 3
Rob Corddry plays creepy doctor/clown Blake Downs on this show where the object is to heal kids--the funny way
    $1200 11
This syllable is repeated many times by Hindus while meditating; its written form is a symbol of the religion
    $1200 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue on a monitor.) Spruce needles are green all around, & in cross section you can see they're square; flatter needles with two light, lengthwise strips on the underside are from this 3-letter tree
    $1200 21
Paul Krugman wrote "The Return of Depression" this, also the field in which he won a Nobel Prize
    $1200 26
Stheno, Euryale & Medusa were known as these
    $1600 7
In 1853 this president, "Handsome Frank", became the first to "solemnly affirm", not "swear", his oath
    $1600 29
Bearing the symbol of a butterfly, The Monarch is the arch nemesis of these brothers, also known as Hank & Dean
    $1600 9
This religious movement was founded in Jamaica around 1930
    $1600 13
In the autumn many tree leaves turn yellow or orange because of this 8-letter pigment
    $1600 19
For a laugh, try Montgomery & Runger's "Applied" this science of data analysis "and Probability for Engineers"
    $1600 27
The only one of the world's 5 largest islands that fits the category
    DD: $2,000 8
On July 2, 1921, he interrupted his golf game & formally ended hostilities with Germany by signing a treaty
    $2000 30
Granny, Rusty & Early are these cute, down-home cephalopods from the North Georgia mountains
    $2000 10
The founder of this Persian-based religion died in 1892 in a prison colony
    $2000 14
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an animation on the monitor.) When a wetland becomes covered with plant material, the lack of oxygen hinders decay, so that over time a layer of partially decayed matter is formed, called this
    $2000 20
For epistemology, pick up this German philosopher's "Critique of Judgement" & "Critique of Practical Reason"
    $2000 28
Alexander Pope's "Essay on" this type of writing dates from 1711

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sid Sam Lea
$5,400 $17,200 $17,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In ancient Rome it was a post where racers changed direction; since 1836 it's meant a moment change occurs

Final scores:

Sid Sam Lea
$1,800 $10,801 $1
2nd place: $10,000 Finalist 3rd place: $10,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sid Sam Lea
$5,400 $16,400 $15,400
13 R,
5 W
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,200

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Game tape date: 2010-10-19
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