Show #6576 - Monday, April 1, 2013

Rebecca Rider game 3.


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Alex Stoy, a student from Tarzana, California

Jim Craner, a website developer from Riverton, Illinois

Rebecca Rider, an office supply sales assistant from Fresh Meadows, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $46,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
15,147 miles of South American borders & coastline
    $200 1
A medical fake
    $200 17
Term for the name & address of an organization as printed on its official stationery
    $200 22
The blue, soft-shelled type of this is a Maryland specialty
    $200 3
Article II, section 2 gives the president this military title
    $200 16
This "Idol" host with a variety of showbiz interests made $61 million from May 2010 to May 2011
    $400 12
861 miles of border with France, Germany, Luxembourg & the Netherlands
    $400 2
Let's go swim in this empty pit where building stone was dug
    $400 18
Wish you weren't here--in 1998 $24,000 was paid for one of these travel mementos from the Titanic
    $400 23
Paper-thin slices of this ham from Parma, Italy are often paired with figs or melon
    $400 4
This Founding Father signed the Constitution as "Presidt and deputy from Virginia"
    $400 27
This Comedy Central political pundit explored running for "the president of the United States of South Carolina"
    $600 13
3,099 miles of coastline, including Siglufjordhur & Cape Reykjanes
    $600 8
A strict isolation to prevent the spread of disease
    $600 19
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) Rarely used in the Computer Age, it's the "elemental" method I used to make this copy
    $600 24
Spanish for "roasted meat", it's a Mexican specialty of thin beef strips, eaten on its own or in tacos or burritos
    $600 5
The term of office for the president & vice president shall end at this time on the 20th of January
    $600 28
When he's not snuffing out torches, this new talk show host hopes guests "Say Yes" to an "Ambush Adventure"
    $800 14
It doesn't need to diet; it has just 75 miles of border, all with Spain & France
    $800 9
A significant or sudden advance is said to be this kind of "leap"
    $800 20
This word for a small, folded promotional paper pamphlet is from the French for "stitched together"
    $800 25
This Southern favorite is a thin cut of beef dredged in flour, cooked in hot oil 'til crisp & topped with country gravy
    $800 6
Each house of the legislature may expel a member by this fractional vote
    $800 29
The 2012 version of this Phil Keoghan-hosted show promised "9 countries, 25,000 miles, $2 million"
    DD: $1,500 15
5,108 miles of border, all with China & Russia
    $1000 10
This Army corps deals with fuels, laundry and logistics to name a few
    $1000 21
Colorful name for an authoritative government report on a major issue
    $1000 26
Cinnamon & cocoa season the Cincinnati style of this dish, which is topped with cheese & served on spaghetti
    $1000 7
The 13th Amendment abolished slavery; it & the next 2 are the amendments named for this roughly 12-year period
    $1000 30
Hosting 171 episodes of this Discovery Channel show--somebody had to do it, & it was Mike Rowe

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

Rebecca Jim Alex
$1,600 $1,600 $5,500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rebecca Jim Alex
$6,000 $3,200 $5,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
"The Moor, The Marrier" looks at his wooing of his future wife, to see how "she loved me for the dangers I had pass'd"
    $400 17
"Someday My Prince Will Come"
    $400 6
On a film, the director of photography sometimes goes by this name
    $400 12
Sociological term for a system with the mother as head of the family
    $400 26
Her, "la pucelle D'orleans"
    $400 1
This Texas city lies across the Rio Grande from its sister city Juarez, Mexico
    $800 13
"Tybalt and Mercutio Aren't Dead" is the prequel to this play
    $800 18
"Let's Go Fly a Kite"
    $800 7
Term for someone who sails or flies completely around the world
    DD: $2,000 21
"Counterculture" was a term popularized by Theodore Roszak to describe this decade's revolt against authority
    $800 27
This "magnificent" sultan, around 1494
    $800 2
This painter's "View of Toledo" influenced the expressionists of the 20th century
    $1200 14
In the not-so-tragic "Thane!", Macbeth hangs out with Malcolm & Donalbain, sons of this king
    $1200 19
Sung by Amy Adams, "True Love's Kiss" & "That's How You Know"
    DD: $2,000 8
Drawn only partly from Hemingway's own experiences, "A Farewell to Arms" is described as this 20-letter type of novel
    $1200 22
This German social scientist co-wrote "The Communist Manifesto" & edited Marx' "Das Kapital"
    $1200 28
This explorer aka Giovanni Caboto, sort of the Columbus of the North Atlantic
    $1200 3
It's the most densely populated country on the mainland of the Americas
    $1600 15
In "Ere the Storm" we see the details of the plot Antonio uses to depose his brother, this man, the Duke of Milan
    $1600 20
"You Can Fly, You Can Fly, You Can Fly" & "The Second Star to the Right"
    $1600 9
Here the water is illuminated by plankton producing this, from words meaning "life" & "light"
    $1600 24
This pollster founded his American Institute of Public Opinion in Princeton in 1935
    $1600 29
In 1449 came this future ruler of Florence
    $1600 4
The name of this warm Pacific current refers to the Christ child since it usually occurs around Christmas
    $2000 16
King Lear marries off these 2 daughters to the Dukes of Cornwall & Albany in "The Sisters Royal"
    $2000 23
Performed by Hayley Mills & Hayley Mills, "Let's Get Together"
    $2000 10
Serotonin is this type of chemical that carries signals from one nerve cell to another
    $2000 25
In his 1899 work "The Theory of the Leisure Class", Thorstein Veblen coined the term "conspicuous" this
    $2000 30
This Italian painter, whose work is seen here
    $2000 5
The largest exposed granite monolith in the world, it rises 3,600 feet above the valley floor in Yosemite

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rebecca Jim Alex
$19,200 $16,800 $4,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

On a state seal since 1850, this one-word motto is found in a story about Archimedes

Final scores:

Rebecca Jim Alex
$33,800 $8,800 $8,500
3-day champion: $80,200 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Rebecca Jim Alex
$19,200 $14,800 $3,800
22 R,
0 W
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $37,800

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Game tape date: 2012-11-27
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