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Rebecca Rider game 6.


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Salvo Candela, a university administrator from New York, New York

Katie Newcomb, a paralegal from Washington, D.C.

Rebecca Rider, an office supply sales assistant from Fresh Meadows, New York (whose 5-day cash winnings total $101,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Duff Beer is regularly served by Moe Szyslak on this show
    $200 17
"____ Team", about the 1992 U.S. Olympic hoops squad
    $200 7
About 5 million trees & shrubs were planted in this, 843 acres in Manhattan
    $200 1
Maggie, as in actress Maggie Smith
    $200 26
In 1250, while in Egypt on one of these Christian expeditions, France's Louis IX was taken prisoner by Muslim forces
    $200 12
It can mean to carry in a bag or the bag itself
    $400 22
A couple of title Milwaukee gals helped make Shotz Beer on this show
    $400 18
"____ ____":
A biography of the tech entrepreneur who died in October 2011
    $400 8
Built over 13 years at a cost of more than $13 million, it spans the East River to connect Manhattan & another borough
    $400 2
Drew, as in quarterback Drew Brees
    $400 27
During his 72-year reign as king of France, he earned many nicknames, including "Dieudonné", or "God-given"
    $400 13
A short, funny or interesting story about something that happened to you
    $600 23
Buzz Beer, "invented" on "The Drew Carey Show", was a mixture of beer & this
    $600 19
What if? "11/____/63"
    $600 9
In April 2012 the rising tower with the address 1 here surpassed the Empire State Building as NYC's highest point
    $600 3
Mandy, as in singer Mandy Moore
    $600 28
His son & heir died June 4, 1789, just when things were starting to get stressful in other areas
    $600 14
Okay, okay, okay, okay, it's memorization through continued repetition
    $800 24
On this show Peggy tried to discover why Alamo Beer was in short supply
    $800 20
Partly the basis for the 2012 film "Lincoln":
"Team of ____"
    $800 10
One of Manhattan's greenest buildings is the Times Square HQ of this publisher of Vogue & Vanity Fair
    $800 4
Harry, as in England's Prince Harry
    $800 29
On June 13, 1886 this Bavarian king aka Louis II drowned in a lake, as did his psychiatrist who tried to save him
    $800 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) When two gametes like an egg & a sperm unite, they form a fertilized egg cell called this; once it divides, it's considered an embryo
    $1000 25
Elsinore Beer was the favorite of the McKenzie brothers from "SCTV" in this comedy film
    $1000 21
"The ____ of Fielding"; we're talkin' baseball
    $1000 11
James Renwick designed this Gothic Roman Catholic church; the twin spires cost $200,000 & were added in 1885
    $1000 5
Topher, as in actor Topher Grace
    $1000 30
One legend about this potato soup is that king Louis XV had so many food testers that it was always cold when it got to him
    DD: $1,600 16
Theodore Roosevelt said this "is like a rifle: its usefulness depends on the character of the user"

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

Rebecca Katie Salvo
$1,600 $600 $4,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rebecca Katie Salvo
$600 $6,200 $5,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 26
Wild animals lie down at Tamino's feet when he plays the title instrument in Act I of this Mozart opera
    $400 1
This purple PBS dinosaur is the lovingest dinosaur we know
    $400 12
She was the first American woman to travel in space
    $400 6
Cook County
    $400 21
At a 1981 show, this Rolling Stones axeman swung his guitar at a fan who'd jumped onstage
    $400 11
15 members: UNSC
    DD: $1,400 27
In operas by Richard Wagner, Brunnhilde is one of these 9 sisters who are warrior-maidens
    $800 2
Proverbially speaking, it's what "a watched pot never" does
    $800 13
In 2011, launched her "OWN" TV cable network
    $800 7
Fairfax County
    $800 22
In 2005 a 32-year-old Cambridge man punched out a 14-year-old over a game of this; I say! that's not...
    $800 17
193 members: UNGA
    $1200 28
Canio has the tears of a clown in this opera in which he must make others laugh while his heart is breaking
    $1200 3
In golf you want to keep your ball out of one of these obstacles, usually a sand trap
    $1200 14
Served in 2 cabinet posts & was president of the American Red Cross
    $1200 8
Cuyahoga County
    $1200 23
After Brit Henry Cooper dropped him with a hook in 1963, this future champ said his "ancestors in Africa" had felt it
    $1200 18
They're the C in UNICEF
    $1600 29
(Placido Domingo presents the clue from the Metropolitan Opera.) On this stage as Cavaradossi, I sang farewell to Tosca in an opera by this composer
    $1600 4
Studies suggest that cosmetic injections of this make it hard not only to show emotion but also to empathize
    $1600 15
Writer who coined the term "Lost Generation"
    $1600 9
Wayne County
    $1600 24
In 1985 Britain set up a "war cabinet" to combat the violent soccer fans known by this term that dates from 1898
    $1600 19
It's the C in UNESCO
    $2000 30
The title of this Verdi opera is often translated as "the fallen woman", referring to Violetta
    $2000 5
Spelled one way, it's a broth; spelled another, it's gold or silver in the form of bars or ingots
    DD: $2,000 16
Painted "Pelvis With Moon" in 1943
    $2000 10
Maricopa County
    $2000 25
The day his son was born, this band's Liam Gallagher celebrated by hitting a photographer
    $2000 20
These fleers are the R in UNHCR

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rebecca Katie Salvo
$3,800 $17,000 $17,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The national promotion board for this food, Citrullus lanatus, lists hydration as a primary health benefit

Final scores:

Rebecca Katie Salvo
$0 $13,000 $26,100
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $26,100

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Rebecca Katie Salvo
$5,400 $17,000 $17,000
12 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $39,400

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Game tape date: 2012-11-27
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