Show #6955 - Friday, December 5, 2014

2014 Kids Week game 5.


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Tyler Van Patten, from Burlington, Wisconsin

Neha Rao, from Johns Creek, Georgia

Emma Miller, from San Mateo, California

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You give us the longer version, please.)
    $200 21
These animals' markings are like fingerprints, allowing for easy identification
    $200 6
"Bad Piggies" & "Seasons" are offshoots of this Rovio game app
    $200 16
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue while Jimmy assists with the physical demonstration.) It's the 2-word term for the celebratory gesture seen here
    $200 11
like one serving time in prison
    $200 1
"Oh my darling, oh my darling, oh my darling", this person
    $200 3
1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5
    $400 22
Surprise one of these rodents, and you might find yourself dealing with 30,000 prickly problems
    $400 7
The makers of the Spark-Renault SRT_01E race car, which runs on this, claim it can hit 62 mph in under 3 seconds
    $400 17
Tall man & pointer are 2 of this group of 5
    $400 12
a place that's full of cons
    $400 2
"Where the buffalo roam" is also where these 2 animals "play"
    $400 4
1 - 2 + 3 - 4 + 5
    $600 23
Young males of this species stay in bachelor groups & engage in necking bouts
    DD: $1,000 8
No. 6 of Forbes' Top 7 Tech Trends That Will Dominate 2014: this type of "printing will begin to revolutionize production"
    $600 18
From the Italian for "fifth", it's a 5-member band or singing group
    $600 13
a short note or reminder
    $600 26
We can't help repeating ourselves--it's what we'll say "When Johnny comes marching home again"
    $600 5
1 x 2 x 3 x 4 x 5
    $800 24
This varmint gets his name from an Algonquian word meaning "he scratches with his hands"
    $800 9
This accessory includes voice recognition in 3 languages, so you can say "Xbox on", "Xbox demarrez" or "Xbox einschalten"
    $800 19
The last book of the Pentateuch, the first 5 books of the Bible
    $800 14
we hope you don't come down with it
    $800 27
An optimistic tune from American Authors:
"This is gonna be, this is gonna be, this is gotta be" this
    $800 29
-1 x 2 x -3 x 4 x -5
    $1000 25
Seen here is the distinctive "V" shape running down the back of this mammal
    $1000 10 this "colorful" way of connecting different types of tech "is wireless, inexpensive and automatic"
    $1000 20
It's the easternmost & largest in area of New York City's 5 boroughs
    $1000 15
the longer word comes from the name of a character in Italian comedy
    $1000 28
"Mine eyes have seen the glory of" this 5-word phrase

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Emma Neha Tyler
$200 $1,000 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Emma Neha Tyler
$2,000 $1,800 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 26
The problem with the story of this queen saying, "Let them eat cake" after being told Parisians had no bread? It's false
    $400 16
The Olympic torch relay begins when this natural source is used to light the flame
    $400 11
Dog is to bark as duck is to this
    $400 6
Emeril has a tasty recipe for the upside down cake made from this fruit associated with Hawaii
    $400 1
Mrs. Olinski's 6th grade Academic Bowl team is the focus of "The View from" this day of the week
    $400 21
Oregon's longest border is the one it shares with this state
    $800 27
Amendment 8 of the 10 collectively known as this said cruel & unusual punishment was a big no-no
    $800 17
There are this many rings in the official Olympic symbol
    $800 12
A ruler is to length as this is to body temperature
    $800 7
Despite its name, it's not usually served scrambled or poached
    $800 2
"Third Grade Angels" is the prequel to this book that mentions the next school year in the title
    $800 22
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) The longest border between two states is the 715-mile border between these two states
    $1200 28
Eli Whitney invented a faster version of this seed-removing machine in 1793, but simple ones were used in India in the 400s
    $1200 18
In 2000, 2008 & 2012 Africans swept the medals in this longest men's running race
    $1200 13
Foot is to feet as datum is to this
    $1200 8
I know you kids say thanks, Belgium, for these sprouts with small, cabbage-like heads
    $1200 3
Abracadabra! Book one in the "Septimus Heap" series has this 5-letter title, though not spelled the usual way
    $1200 23
California's longest border is with this state
    DD: $1,500 29
In 1790 he became our first Secretary of State; he got a big promotion a little over a decade later
    $1600 19
Seen here, he has won 11 Olympic medals & also starred in his own reality TV show
    $1600 14
Car is to garage as airplane is to this
    $1600 9
This light, airy 6-letter cake gets its texture from beaten egg whites folded into a mix of beaten egg yolks & sugar
    $1600 4
Roy Eberhardt is trying to protect miniature burrowing owls in this book by Carl Hiaasen
    $1600 24
This state only borders one other U.S. state, New Hampshire
    $2000 30
On May 17, 1792 an agreement was signed outside of 68 this street that would establish the N.Y. Stock & Exchange Board
    $2000 20
In 1952 at Oslo, for this type of skiing aka Nordic, it was hard to tell competitors from spectators, who arrived on skis
    $2000 15
Santiago is to Chile as this is to Peru
    $2000 10
Looking like a brown egg with a covering of fine downy hair, this fruit is featured in the dessert Pavlova
    $2000 5
Besides editing the Rodent's Gazette, the newspaper of New Mouse City, this mouse goes on adventures with his sister Thea
    DD: $3,000 25
Of Florida's 2 state borders, its longer one is with this state

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Emma Neha Tyler
$11,200 $7,400 $17,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1985 the Surgeon General called this "the best rescue technique in any choking situation"

Final scores:

Emma Neha Tyler
$17,600 $11,400 $23,801
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 Winner: $23,801

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Emma Neha Tyler
$11,200 $7,400 $17,600
12 R,
1 W
6 R,
0 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $36,200

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Game tape date: 2014-10-07
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