Show #6141 - Monday, May 2, 2011

2011 Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 1.


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John Shoe, a third and fourth grade teacher from Lakewood, Colorado

Dan Crosby, a middle school history teacher from Santa Monica, California

Kathy Casavant, a high school English teacher from Oxford, Massachusetts

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
This state's name is from Chippewa words meaning "great water", after the lake of the same name
    $200 12
1990: Arnold Schwarzenegger as undercover police detective John Kimble, teaching little kids
    $200 26
this character, who's as well-traveled as anyone I know
    $200 1
Novel in which we learn that one Mr. Caulfield has failed 4 out of 5 classes at Pencey
    $200 21
Jack Wilson of the Eugene Register-Guard writes these opinion pieces, from the Latin for "to put forth"
    $200 8
"Still waters run ____"
    $400 4
Its name is from the French for "green mountain"
    $400 13
1995: Michelle Pfeiffer as ex-Marine & inner city high school teacher Louanne Johnson
    $400 27
this ex-world leader
    $400 2
You'll find Draco Malfoy studying at this school
    $400 22
Jack Dorsey is chairman of this information network that touts itself as "the evolution of mobile messaging"
    $400 14
It may seem permanent but "this, too, shall ____"
    $600 5
It was named for a king of France
    $600 15
1980: Debbie Allen as dance instructor Lydia Grant
    $600 28
this country
    $600 9
This John Irving character is a student at steering prep school, where he takes up wrestling
    $600 23
Jack Horkheimer, who passed away in 2010, was the longtime host of PBS' "Star Gazer", devoted to naked-eye this
    $600 18
"Where there's life there's ____" (the last name of Bing's "Road" partner)
    $800 6
The first part of its name honors the father of the colony's founder; the rest means "woodland"
    $800 16
1986: William Hurt as James Leeds, a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf
    $800 29
    $800 10
In an early Stephen King novel, she has the last laugh at Ewen High
    $800 24
Jack Cawthon, the "Bar-B-Que King" of this town, has a restaurant overlooking the Ryman Auditorium
    $800 19
"The darkest hour is just before ___"
    DD: $1,200 7
This state was named for an island in the English Channel
    $1000 17
1989: Morgan Freeman as baseball bat-wielding principal Joe Clark
    $1000 30
this Beantown building
    $1000 11
This title Shakespeare guy attended school in Wittenberg & 2 of his mates there are later brought into the plot
    $1000 25
Jack Mazzola serves only organic & fair trade at his west village "Stir Brew" this
    $1000 20
"There are none so ____ as those who will not hear"

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

Kathy Dan John
$2,600 -$200 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kathy Dan John
$3,000 $3,200 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
He concluded his "Ring" cycle with "The Twilight of the Gods" in 1874
    $400 6
On Showtime 2, you could see what the housemates on this Julie Chen-hosted show were like "After Dark"
    $400 30
As president of the Mormon church, he laid one of the cornerstones for the Salt Lake temple in 1853
    $400 21
This character said, "Every time a child says, 'I don't believe in fairies', there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead"
    $400 11
Craig Ferguson is a proud Glaswegian--a native of this city
    $400 16
Biblical tower town
    $800 2
This "Carmen" composer became a student at the Paris conservatory just before turning 10
    $800 7
Only 1 of these 2 magicians speaks, but both are "pit bulls for the truth"
    $800 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the Red Cross headquarters in Washington, D.C.)
In 1915, this president made a short trip from the White House to lay the cornerstone for the American Red Cross headquarters
    $800 22
In 1975 this comedian-director wrote, "It's not that I'm afraid to die. I just don't want to be there when it happens"
    $800 12
Sheet retailers try to impress you with this number, 300 or 600 or even 1,500
    $800 17
Fasten your seat belt
    $1200 3
Erich Korngold had this middle name, so he had to become a composer, of movie scores like "Captain Blood"
    $1200 8
Buck, Alice & T are personalities among the "United States of" her
    $1200 24
In June 1825, 50 years after the battle, Lafayette laid the
    DD: $3,200 23
John Donne wrote
that "any man's death diminishes me... therefore never send to know" this Hemingway title
    $1200 13
The Crooked House seen here was completed in 2003 in Sopot in this country; the language over the door is a big clue
    $1200 18
A desert nomad
    $1600 4
In 1867 he founded the Norwegian Academy of Music
    $1600 9
Joss Stone played Anne of Cleves on this drama where Henry VIII had heir problems
    DD: $2,000 25
The cornerstone for this Virginia school's first building, the Wren Building, was laid in 1695
    $1600 26
In "Rabbit is Rich", he wrote, "the great thing about the dead, they make space"
    $1600 14
Alfalfa has a long one of these primary roots; on older plants it can go down 50 feet
    $1600 19
To invite or summon
    $2000 5
Here's a surprise: "The Drumroll" is the nickname of symphony No. 103 by this Austrian composer
    $2000 10
This title E.R. woman had an affair, forged an organ donor card, etc., etc.
    $2000 28
In June 1904 the cornerstone for the U.S. Naval Academy chapel was laid by this hero & admiral
    $2000 27
"The Ballad of" this gaol says, "something was dead in each of us, and what was dead was hope"
    $2000 15
It's the illustration facing the title page of a book
    $2000 20
"Decameron" dude

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kathy Dan John
$11,400 $17,200 $13,400

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only Canadian province that is separated from the North American mainland

Final scores:

Kathy Dan John
$21,400 $21,000 $17,201
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kathy Dan John
$11,400 $18,000 $11,400
15 R,
3 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $40,800

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Game tape date: 2011-03-28
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