Show #6541 - Monday, February 11, 2013

2013 Teen Tournament final game 1.
Leonard Cooper becomes the first tournament finalist by rule after the second semifinal game ended without a winner.


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Leonard Cooper, a senior from Little Rock, Arkansas

Barrett Block, a senior from Lexington, Kentucky

Nilai Sarda, a freshman from Marietta, Georgia

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 28
Don't walk on the brass "M" on the diag before your first test at this Ann Arbor school; legend says you'll flunk it if you do
    $200 3
Like Rome, this Portuguese capital was built on 7 hills
    $200 17
Born in Wales, he's the first British actor to play Batman on the big screen
    $200 30
A customary mode of personal hygiene was scraping these with a hazel twig & rubbing with a woolen cloth
    $200 4
First name of Mr. Lightyear, or a sound made by a bee
    $200 10
Oregon track coach Bill Bowerman, a founder of this co., said, "if you have a body, you are an athlete"
    $400 27
Volunteer as a test subject at this Cornhusker school that created the first undergraduate psychology lab
    $400 19
Landmarks in this capital include GUM department store & the bell tower of Ivan the Great
    $400 18
He's seen here, the year he got his current show; politics hasn't aged him quite as much as it ages politicians
    $400 29
Played by the Scots before battle, this instrument was easy to make as long as you had a goat or sheep skin & a reed pipe
    $400 5
Kerchoo is a word to represent this
    $400 12
This brand makes the all star quilted canvas flag
    $600 26
No bull! Head to this Durham U. to see Cameron Indoor Stadium, conceived in 1935 on the back of a matchbook cover
    $600 16
This Central American capital was named for its patron saint, Joseph
    $600 20
In 2012 Demi Lovato & this superstar joined "The X Factor" as judges for season 2
    $600 24
This torture device that stretched & dislocated parts of you was known as the Duke of Exeter's daughter
    $600 8
Boo's sibilant friend, this 4-letter word can express disapproval
    $600 13
In 2012 Derrick Rose of this Midwest NBA team signed a $250 million contract to endorse Adidas
    $800 22
Know that this college in Boston was named for founding president Charles W., not writer Ralph W.
    $800 7
This capital of Nepal was once an independent principality
    $800 21
Before making it big on screen as Jacob Black, he was big into martial arts & was a junior world champion
    $800 2
Imported from the Chinese, these rings hung from a saddle allowed a knight to set his feet when spearing an enemy
    $800 1
A noise a bomb might make, it can also refer to a period of rapid economic growth
    $800 14
This brand named for a gazelle goes back to a company that made shoes for 1924 Olympic athletes
    DD: $1,000 23
Be impressed that the $1 million given in 1873 to endow this U. was the Commodore's only major philanthropy
    $1000 11
Canals & Dutch architecture can still be seen in this city on the island of Java
    $1000 25
Fresh from "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island", he starred as Peeta in "The Hunger Games"
    $1000 6
Medieval French poets went on at epic length about chivalry in poems called these "de geste"
    $1000 9
The sound of eating a chip, it comes before "time" to mean a moment of pressure
    $1000 15
This "quick as a cat" company boasts the Bolt Faas 400 shoe, "inspired by the world's fastest man"

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

Nilai Barrett Leonard
$2,200 $1,200 $3,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nilai Barrett Leonard
$6,400 $1,600 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: So the sequence "E-C-I" will come up in each correct response.)
    $400 1
English blacksmith Thomas Newcomen developed this type of engine, constructing one in 1712
    $400 11
In 2007 this former VP won the Nobel Peace Prize, sharing it with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
    $400 26
To repeat a piece of poetry before an audience
    $400 12
If you are asked to keep something secret, you've been told "in" this, also a word meaning "self-assurance"
    $400 28
2012 brought online gamers a deluxe "Mists of Pandaria" digital download expansion of this game
    DD: $2,000 2
In 1783 Antoine Lavoisier named this element, from Greek words for "water former"
    $800 29
Galatians: "Christ is become of no effect unto you... ye are fallen from" this
    $800 10
In 1869 Elizabeth Cady Stanton & this woman formed the National Woman Suffrage Association
    $800 25
Falling products of condensation in the atmosphere
    $800 23
During World War II, this girl & her sister Margot lived in a secret annex
    $800 27
His song "Home" downloaded huge after he won "American Idol" in 2012
    $1200 3
This polio vaccine developer established a research facility in San Diego that's named for him
    DD: $2,000 21
Matthew 6 says, "Consider" these flowers "of the field, how they grow"
    $1200 9
In 1959, he gave up the title of chairman of the People's Republic of China but kept control of the country
    $1200 19
A car starts to do this--lower in value due to wear & tear--the second it leaves the lot
    $1200 22
This law enforcement division was created in 1865 to fight counterfeiting
    $1200 13
One of 2011's top nonfiction Kindle downloads was "Inside" this: "The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion"
    $1600 4
In the 1930s this Caltech seismologist devised a way to determine the magnitude of earthquakes
    $1600 7
In Luke, a father celebrates the safe return of an errant son by killing this; "Let us eat, and be merry"
    $1600 6
Singular last name of Zebulon, who got a Colorado peak named for him without ever reaching the top
    $1600 18
To make a return as for something given, like a favor
    $1600 16
In a book by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Mary Lennox finds a key that she hopes will open this title place
    $1600 14
One mouthwatering iPhone app was this food-cutting game featuring the wise sensei
    $2000 5
"Reaching for the Stars" is a biography of this rocket scientist, the son of a German baron
    $2000 24
In this Old Testament book, the handwriting on the wall read, "Mene, mene, tekel, upharsin"
    $2000 8
Brutus called this man, his co-conspirator, "the last of the Romans"
    $2000 20
Superficially pleasing or plausible; it describes some arguments
    $2000 17
This anti-immigrant party that peaked in the 1850s grew out of a secret society
    $2000 15
You can download a podcast of the Kokua Festival started by this Hawaiian singer-surfer-songwriter

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nilai Barrett Leonard
$16,400 $8,800 $10,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

In the 1st chapter of this 1939 novel, "When the night came again it was black night, for the stars could not pierce the dust"

Final scores:

Nilai Barrett Leonard
$19,000 $17,600 $3,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nilai Barrett Leonard
$16,400 $9,600 $10,000
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $36,000

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Game tape date: 2012-11-20
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