Show #6196 - Monday, July 18, 2011

Mark Runsvold game 2.


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Jerry Hou, a freelance orchestra conductor from Rochester, New York

Karawan Meade, a mom and tutor from Wakefield, Massachusetts

Mark Runsvold, a student and waiter from Moscow, Idaho (whose 1-day cash winnings total $48,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the novel in...)
    $200 2
This composer died on June 3, 1875, exactly 3 months after his "Carmen" premiered
    $200 26
This "Friends" star left the "Dirt" behind & moved on up to "Cougar Town"
    $200 21
    $200 9
Like Mexico, the Philippines uses this as its basic monetary unit
    $200 16
Twelve oaks, the Wilkes family plantation
    $200 1
Lances & pikes are types of these
    $400 3
Many of Francois Couperin's works were written for this old keyboard instrument, including 27 suites
    $400 27
"Mad Men" enthusiasts should know that Elisabeth Moss was Zoey Bartlet for seven years on this series
    $400 22
baby back,
St. Louis style
    $400 10
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Sydney, Australia.) Australia was the first country to start making bills out of this; they improve security & last much longer than paper bills, if you don't spend them
    $400 17
The Slopes, the estate of the Stoke-d'Urbervilles
    $400 7
Retail giant founded in 1893
    $600 4
Although his "Clair de Lune" is often performed as a separate piece, it's actually the third movement in "Suite Bergamasque"
    $600 28
After playing Marissa on "The O.C.". this waifish gal strutted her stuff as a model on "The Beautiful Life"
    $600 23
thin crust,
    $600 11
It's the currency in common to India & Sri Lanka
    $600 18
Mr. Rochester's Thornfield Hall, burned down by the insane Bertha Mason
    $600 8
Last name of Billy, mentioned in "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"
    $800 5
Maurice Ravel's 4 of these include "Daphnis and Chloe", written for Diaghilev, & the original version of "Bolero"
    $800 29
Before she was Michael Scott's crush on "The Office", Amy Ryan was a Baltimore port police officer on this show
    $800 24
sweet & sour
    $800 12
As you might guess, the lats is the basic monetary unit of this Baltic country
    DD: $1,500 19
Netherfield House, let by the rich, handsome & eligible Charles Bingley
    $800 14
To be behind in the payment of a debt is to be in this
    $1000 6
This "Symphonie Fantastique" composer was given 20,000 francs by Paganini, who declared him a musical genius
    $1000 30
You may remember Ron Perlman's "beastly" role opposite Linda Hamilton, but now he's a biker on this FX show
    $1000 25
    $1000 13
This country's Rand was named for a gold mining region
    $1000 20
Manderley, which the second Mrs. de Winter dreamt she went to again
    $1000 15
Keats wrote, "When I have" these "that I may cease to be"

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

Mark Karawan Jerry
$2,400 $2,000 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Karawan Jerry
$5,600 $2,800 $6,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 22
In 1905 biologist Nettie Stevens showed that these 2 chromosomes determine a person's sex
    $400 14
One of these channels, built to bring goods by water to Madras, India, took 76 years to finish
    $400 1
An intuitive feeling
    $400 11
In this film, Robert Hays: "Surely you can't be serious." Leslie: "I am serious... and don't call me Shirley"
    $400 21
Don't sign up for a cruise on this ship, Queequeg! Only one guy is escaping to tell the tale, & it's not you!
    $400 6
The Screen Actors Guild presented this child star with a lifetime achievement award in 2006
    $800 23
Ada Yonath won a Nobel Prize "for studies of" this organelle, site of protein synthesis, from which RNA gets its name
    DD: $8,200 15
The 62-mile Kings River flume in California wasn't built for a theme park but to float these
    $800 2
In music it can mean "sharp"
    $800 12
Offered one of these in "The Naked Gun", Leslie is asked, "Cuban?" His response: "Dutch Irish. My father was from Wales."
    $800 27
Faustus! Don't let Mephistopheles convince you to sign that deal with this "bright" chief devil! It's a trap!
    $800 7
Dramatist James Shirley moved to Dublin in 1636 after parliament closed Britain's theaters as a precaution against this
    $1200 24
During the depression, this marine biologist & ecologist wrote radio scripts for the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries
    $1200 16
Martin Luther King hoped for righteousness to roll down "like a mighty" this, not quite a river
    $1200 3
To secretly devise something, like a plan for a really good door on my boat
    $1200 13
One of Saskatchewan-born Leslie's last starring roles was in 2002's "Men with Brooms", about this sport
    $1200 28
Don't kill that old guy in the chariot over a little road rage, Oedipus! He's really this relation!
    $1200 8
In 1969 she became the first African-American congresswoman
    $1600 25
In August 1969, after 34 years, Dorothy Hodgkin identified the atomic structure of this pancreatic hormone
    $1600 17
In 1590 Sir Francis Drake built the 17-mile River Leat, one of these channels, bringing water to Plymouth, England
    DD: $5,800 4
The first ordinal number that fits the bill
    $1600 19
Leslie was captain of the ship in this 1972 disaster movie--no wonder things turned upside down!
    $1600 29
Jason! Don't leave this wife to marry king Creon's daughter! Think of the children!
    $1600 9
Shirley Verrett, best known as one of these, was dubbed "la nera Callas" by enamored Italians
    $2000 26
Rosa Smith Eigenmann, discoverer of the blind goby, was the first important woman in this -ology
    $2000 18
In the 1950s this project opened up a 2,300-mile system of waterways
    $2000 5
"Love is not a victory march" is a line in this oft-covered Leonard Cohen tune
    $2000 20
Leslie starred opposite Anne Francis & Robby the Robot in this 1956 sci-fi classic based on "The Tempest"
    $2000 30
Don't drink that poison, Romeo! This friar is on his way to tell you Juliet isn't really dead!
    $2000 10
Her "The Haunting of Hill House" is considered a treasure of Gothic horror literature

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Karawan Jerry
$39,200 $8,400 $9,100
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Of the 4 largest Asian countries in area, it's the only one that borders the other 3

Final scores:

Mark Karawan Jerry
$55,000 $3,400 $17,100
2-day champion: $103,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mark Karawan Jerry
$27,600 $8,400 $8,400
29 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
10 R,
1 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $44,400

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Game tape date: 2011-03-22
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