Show #6699 - Thursday, October 31, 2013


[<< previous game]

Jermaine Jones, a program manager from Brooklyn, New York

Rhea Hantelman, an administrative assistant from Marysville, Washington

Jennifer Spirko, a public librarian from Maryville, Tennessee (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,001)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the business. You tell us what state it's headquartered in.)
(Kelly: The [*]--a trip through U.S. maritime history in this most important port of the Colonial era.)
    $200 2
General Motors
    $200 1
He stole Christmas but then gave it back
    $200 16
A solid-gold funeral mask was featured in the 1970s traveling exhibit "Treasures of" this king
    $200 21
Oh, wow, "W.O.W." stands for this bestselling multiplayer game
    $200 11
"K" rations: it projects from the bottom of a boat's hull to give stability
    $200 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia, PA.) Launched in 1892, the Olympia soon sailed to the Pacific, where she fought at Manila Bay, the first battle of this war, of which Olympia is the last surviving ship
    $400 7
Apple Inc.
    $400 3
Can you name him? Yes you can, this main character in "Green Eggs & Ham"
    $400 17
The wealth of gold & silver in its mountains earned it the nickname "The Treasure State"
    $400 22
We'll need to enlist your knowledge of "C.O.D.". this action game series
    $400 12
Crossword clues:
G _ I _ _
    $400 27
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia, PA.) Celebrated as America's first sculptor, William Rush of Philadelphia was renowned for his ship carvings and figureheads, like this one, which represents this, symbolized by the dove in her hand
    $600 8
    $600 4
Mack, who dethrones King Yertle with a burp, is this kind of animal
    $600 18
John Huston & Walter Huston both won Oscars for this film
    $600 23
"S.L." is this game where you can virtually build a whole other existence
    $600 13
10-letter words: self-denial of alcohol or sex
    $600 28
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia, PA.) Here, in a painting attributed to Richard Paton, is the famous naval duel between Britain's Serapis & the Bonhomme Richard, captained to victory by this father of the American Navy
    DD: $600 9
Delta Air Lines
    $800 5
Title number of hats of Bartholomew Cubbins
    $800 19
In legend, Siegfried captured the treasure of the Nibelungen, a race of these beings
    $800 24
You can be a troll, an elf, or whatever suits your fantasy when playing this popular game from Sony, abbreviated "E.Q."
    $800 14
Add a letter:
take a contract renting property to another & add a letter to get this polite word
    $800 29
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia, PA.) Voyages became safer with the invention of this device that accurately determines longitude; its name is from the Greek for "time measure"
    $1000 10
    $1000 6
Real last name of the good Doctor
    $1000 20
The Louvre is home to some of the world's great art treasures, including this armless statue of Aphrodite
    $1000 25
The "III" version of "A.C.", this game, takes place in part in 1775 Colonial America
    $1000 15
In the dictionary:
pertaining to creatures without a backbone
    $1000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia, PA.) During World War II, the Becuna received four battle stars for her service in the Pacific and as the submarine flagship of this legendary commander

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

Jennifer Rhea Jermaine
$1,600 $1,600 $3,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Rhea Jermaine
$5,600 $2,400 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 2
Mark Twain composed on a Remington one of these, rarely seen around the office anymore
    $400 1
Vengeful repayment
    $400 7
Carson, the butler on this TV show, said, "Keeping up standards is the only way to show the Germans... they will not beat us"
    $400 12
To make trivial distinctions is to do this to "hairs"
    $400 17
Richard Steele once wrote, "A woman seldom writes her mind but in her" this, abbreviated P.S.
    $400 22
The authorities are so proud of the Krasnoyarsk Dam in this country that it's featured on the 10-ruble bill
    $800 27
He's the character in "Gone with the Wind" whose world is truly gone with the wind: "winnowed out", as Rhett says
    $800 3
This adjective coined in the 20th century means exemplifying an earlier time's styles
    $800 8
On TV 6'9" Ted Cassidy played this "Addams Family" butler
    $800 13
The discontinuity named for Andrija Mohorovicic, a seismologist, is where Earth's crust ends & this layer below starts
    $800 18
P.J. O'Rourke said this -ism was "the result of... women letting the cat out of the bag about which is the superior sex"
    $800 23
When the reservoir behind Switzerland's Verzasca Dam was filled in 1965, tremors were felt in these mtns.
    $1200 28
In the late 1970s Philips introduced this home video disc that, alas, couldn't record
    $1200 4
Prudential's "Day One Stories" are about the first day of this--get out the fishing pole
    $1200 9
"Some men just want to watch the world burn", says this butler in a 2008 film
    $1200 14
A break in a friendship, or a tear in an organ, often the appendix
    $1200 19
"The female of the species is more deadly than the male", wrote this Bombay-born British poet
    $1200 24
Name in common to a "low" dam (completed in 1902) & a "high" dam (1970) built to control the Nile's annual floods
    $1600 29
Akin to a manatee, the Steller's sea this reached 30 feet & 20,000 lbs.; it was extinct within 30 years of its 1741 discovery
    $1600 5
Having a netlike appearance; you may have heard of the python
    $1600 10
The name of this butler to Frank-N-Furter in "Rocky Horror" sounds like he's one of the lowest class of people
    $1600 15
Failed chromosomal disjunction can lead to trisomy 21, aka this syndrome causing cognitive issues
    $1600 20
In 1888 this German philosopher wrote, "Woman was God's second mistake"
    DD: $2,000 25
Originally named the Karababa, a dam on the Upper Euphrates was renamed this to honor the founder of modern Turkey
    $2000 30
This liberal radio network with the name of a Mel Gibson-Robert Downey Jr. film lasted from 2004 to 2010
    $2000 6
A body of retainers who wait upon someone important
    $2000 11
"The Third" incarnation of this "colorful snake" finds Rowan Atkinson playing butler to Prince George
    $2000 16
In geometry, it's any line that cuts an angle into 2 equal parts
    DD: $3,000 21
This ancient playwright's "Lysistrata" contains the line "can't live with them, or without them!"
    $2000 26
Woody Guthrie wrote the song "Roll On Columbia" in praise of this "Grand" dam

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Rhea Jermaine
$5,600 $26,000 $7,400
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

"Alone in prison strong / I wail my destiny" & "let pass my weary, guiltless ghost" are lines from a poem attributed to her

Final scores:

Jennifer Rhea Jermaine
$100 $25,000 $4,800
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $25,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jennifer Rhea Jermaine
$5,600 $26,200 $10,400
16 R,
2 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,200

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2013-09-16
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at