Show #6434 - Thursday, August 2, 2012

2012 Kids Week game 4.


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Katie O'Meara, an 11-year-old from Plano, Texas

Alex Johnson, an 11-year-old from Indianapolis, Indiana

Larkin Breitner, an 11-year-old from Fleming Island, Florida

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex Trebek: You have to identify the country.)
    $200 20
Capri & Sicily
    $200 15
The logo of this sports drink is a capital "G" with an orange lightning bolt in it
    $200 13
"The Clone Wars: Fierce Twilight" & "The Powerpuff Girls: Fast and Flurrious" are games at this TV channel's .com
    $200 1
Lincoln Pierce & Marjorie Weinman Sharmat write about boys with this first name; one is "Big" & one is "the Great"
    $200 4
"Mary Poppins":
It comes before "chairs" in the name of a game
    $200 2
Add a letter to "dive" & you can do this, operate a car (in a few years)
    $400 21
    $400 16
The name of this lemon-lime soda means an elf or a fairy
    $400 14
Play card-jitsu, become a ninja or check out the featured igloo at "Club" this
    $400 9
In the Percy Jackson books, Percy meets other teen demigods at camp this
    $400 8
"The Last Song":
Author Anna Dewdney rhymes it with "llama"
    $400 3
Add a letter to "warm" & you're buzzing with this bunch of bees
    $600 22
    DD: $2,500 17
Glaceau makes a bottled beverage called "Vitamin" this
    $600 25
Help construct the product at this 3-word "Workshop" where there's a "Sale Den" & a link to "Hug a Cub"
    $600 10
We meet Pip in Chapter 1 of this "Great" novel by Charles Dickens
    $600 26
"Zookeeper"; Shakespeare wrote one "of Errors"
    $600 5
Add a letter to "peal" to get this bike part
    $800 23
Baffin Island
    $800 18
Created in Atlanta, this soft drink was being sold in every state & territory of the U.S. by 1895
    $800 27
Shoyru, Kacheek & Bruce are title critters at this .com backed by Nickelodeon
    $800 11
"A Scandal in Bohemia" was a case for this British detective
    $800 28
The "Spy Kids" movies:
A synonym for "movement"
    $800 6
Add a letter to "air" to get this hiding place for a beast of prey
    $1000 24
The Isle of Wight
    $1000 19
This brand known for its vegetable juices has a line of V-Fusion juices
    $1000 29
"Adopt your own pet monster" at this .com; over 50 million have found good cyber-homes
    $1000 12
2 dogs & a cat trek through the wilderness to find their way home in "The Incredible" this
    $1000 30
"The Nightmare Before Christmas": it means a wild daydream
    $1000 7
Add a letter to "rank" to get this, a practical joke

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

Larkin Alex Katie
$1,800 $4,600 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Larkin Alex Katie
$2,400 $10,100 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1910s
    $400 24
Kangaroos are marsupials known as macropods, macro- meaning "large" & -pod, from the Greek for this body part
    $400 9
A blue ox of lore, or a non-blue pig of film
    $400 16
After you've finished painting, wash these & store them bristles up
    $400 12
In 1919 the Chicago White Sox lost this big baseball series on purpose, making them the "Black Sox"
    $400 4
"NFL Blitz" lets you experience this sport without getting hit
    $400 1
It's the song "where seldom is heard a discouraging word"
    DD: $4,000 25
In most other parts of the world, this scale, not Fahrenheit, is used for measuring temperature
    $800 10
It precedes "league" & "varsity" but, in another way, can come after sophomore
    $800 17
To make paint for this "digital" type of pre-school art, you can simply take tempera & thicken it with cornstarch
    $800 15
The October 1912 All-Story magazine featured the tale of this man "of the Apes", his debut in print
    $800 5
In "Golden Trails 2" you're trying to exonerate a man accused of this crime, like Jack Sparrow might be
    $800 2
For your side dish, would you like hash browns or these, potatoes cooked in butter with onions & green peppers?
    $1200 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew looks squat.) No, I didn't shrink; I'm standing in front of a typical fun house mirror, which, unlike a regular flat mirror, is this type, curving out toward me, the opposite of concave
    $1200 11
This is often found before "hostel" & after "fountain of"
    $1200 18
Before you create your final, full-scale artwork, you might want to make a practice drawing, so "etch a" this
    $1200 21
In March 1915 the Russian army seized an Austrian fortress & captured 119,000 P.O.W.s, these "of war"
    $1200 8
In "Mystery Legends: Sleepy Hollow", players solve puzzles as this character searches for his noggin
    $1200 3
The U.S. Department of Education says 1.5 million U.S. students are taught this way, perhaps by a parent
    $1600 27
From the Greek for "middle life", this geologic era that included the Jurassic Period is often called the "Age of Reptiles"
    $1600 13
Not serious, like a superficial wound; it can also mean a type of musical key
    DD: $1,500 19
This term for a painting depicting outdoor scenery was first used in English in the early 17th century
    $1600 22
In 1918 Lawrence of Arabia shocked King George V by refusing this high honor that lets you be called "Sir"
    $1600 29
Ratchet & this robot buddy of his kick some serious butt in their PlayStation game "All 4 One"
    $1600 6
It's the initial & main hypertext document of a website
    $2000 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a geologic diagram on the monitor.) By studying seismic waves, scientists concluded that the earth can be divided into four layers--the crust, mantle, a liquid outer core, & a solid inner core made mainly of this metal
    $2000 14
3-letter word meaning to jest
    $2000 20
Used to apply ink, a brayer is one of these rounded objects, like the kind used to paint walls
    $2000 23
This grim-sounding California valley reached its all-time high temperature of 134 degrees in 1913
    $2000 30
On Sony's PS Vita you can play "Touch My" this Japanese word & roll balls of increasing size around landscapes
    $2000 7
Maybe on Saturday you went with your dad to this do-it-yourself home improvement store founded in 1978

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Larkin Alex Katie
$8,800 $28,900 $3,500
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In the 8th book in a series by L. Frank Baum, this character begins to speak; he simply chose not to before

Final scores:

Larkin Alex Katie
$3,800 $17,600 $0
2nd place: $2,000 Winner: $17,600 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Larkin Alex Katie
$8,800 $23,800 $3,600
10 R,
1 W
34 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
5 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $36,200

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Game tape date: 2012-03-05
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