Show #4482 - Tuesday, February 17, 2004

2004 Teen Tournament semifinal game 2.


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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We're talking about current countries.)
    $200 11
It says that "government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish"
    $200 14
The largest square in Paris, the Place de la Concorde, was the site of this deadly device during the French revolution
    $200 4
Breaking a million hearts, Ashton began dating this older woman around April 2003
    $200 1
Ants of the subfamily ponerinae are so socially primitive that this ant has to forage for itself instead of being attended to
    $200 22
The Daily Yomiuri & The Fukui Shimbun
    $200 17
Get out the umbrella, because "When it rains, it" does this
    $400 12
In Spanish, this storybook character is known as Pisitos of Oro
    $400 15
This female warrior was burned at the stake in Rouen in 1431
    $400 5
On the seventh of February in 1978, Ashton was born in Cedar Rapids in this state
    $400 2
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Alaska.) This sense is said to be keener in raptors, such as hawks, than in any other creature
    $400 24
Zlinske Noviny & The Prague Business Journal
    $400 19
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew presents the clue, using a small piece of wood, a nail, and a hammer.) Meaning to do or say exactly the right thing is the phrase I'm demonstrating here
    $600 13 is a reference page of these "legends", like the one about Bill Gates paying cash for forwarding e-mail
    $600 16
She was just 14 when she married the future Louis XVI in 1770
    $600 6
It's the Ashton Kutcher movie where he looks for his wheels
    $600 3
The Asian parrot named for this mammal sleeps hanging upside-down
    $600 25
The Medicine Hat News & The Labradorian
    $600 20
The bottom of the ocean is sometimes referred to as this man's "locker"
    $800 23
"Pipe Dreams: A Surfer's Journey" is this champ's autobiography
    DD: $500 27
Between 1309 & 1377, Avignon, France, was the seat of power for this important world figure
    $800 7
Ashton plays Michael Kelso on this TV show that made him a star
    $800 9
(Sofia of the Clue Crew presents the clue from a fishing boat in Portland, Maine.) Lobsters are called bugs, or spiders, because they belong to this phylum along with insects & arachnids
    $800 29
The Cebu Daily News & The Mindanao Times
    $800 21
Alluding to a Samuel Taylor Coleridge poem, an annoying burden is like having this bird "around one's neck"
    $1000 26
Striated & skeletal are names of the voluntary type of this tissue
    $1000 28
Louis XIV had this fabulous palace built just outside Paris on the site of an old hunting lodge
    $1000 8
In the late '90s, Ashton appeared in ads for this designer's blue jeans
    $1000 10
With only 4 species, these African carrion eaters make up the smallest carnivore family
    $1000 30
Correio da Bahia & Diario da Amazonia
    $1000 18
The phrase "The most unkindest cut of all" comes from this Shakespeare play where it describes a fatal wound

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

Jennifer Meghan Heather
$2,000 $1,200 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Meghan Heather
$3,000 $3,700 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Not the reverse.)
(Alex: Each correct response will contain four letters, as well as one "X".)
    $400 6
This couple's well-publicized $2 million September 14, 2003 wedding was cancelled a few days before the event
    $400 7
Emerson was all, like, "If a man can... make a better one of these", "the world will make a beaten path to his door"
    $400 9
Brooke Burns hosts this show, sort of a cross between "Fear Factor" & "The Weakest Link"
    $400 20
On his temperature scale, he fixed the freezing point of water at 32° & the boiling point at 212
    $400 24
The main motif of the Khachkar, a common Armenian stone carving, is this religious symbol
    $400 1
Get in a yellow one in New York City & it'll cost you $2 not including tip
    $800 8
He raised about $20 million for the 2003 campaign that got him elected Governor of California
    $800 14
Gandalf quotes "One ring to rule them all, one ring to find them, one ring to bring them all" and, like, do this
    $800 10
Ryan moves from Chino to upscale Newport Beach on this Fox series
    $800 21
While he invented spectroscopy with Gustav Kirchhoff, he didn't invent the burner named for him
    $800 27
In 1922 Armenia joined the Transcaucasian Republic, which then became part of this union
    $800 2
The way out
    $1200 17
In 1997 he promised to donate $1 billion of his own money; as of 2003 he's given $550 million of his own money
    $1200 15
Samuel Johnson was all, "Being in" one of these "is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned"
    $1200 11
Michael Vartan plays CIA agent Michael Vaughn on this ABC thriller
    $1200 22
Through his experiments with pea plants, he discovered the basic principles of heredity
    $1200 28
A 1990s energy shortage forced the restart of Metsamor, this type of plant, although it's in an earthquake zone
    $1200 3
In terms of the batting order for baseball, the guy on deck is this
    $1600 18
Got money? This pair of heiresses to a hotel fortune certainly does
    $1600 16
After winning at Fredericksburg, he goes, "It is well that war is so terrible. We should grow too fond of it"
    $1600 12
Grieving dad Treat Williams moved his family to this title Colorado town on a WB drama
    DD: $1,500 23
Linus Pauling had the same initials as this other famous chemist who lived in France 100 years earlier
    $1600 29
Of Armenian heritage, this family singer, seen here, was named for an Armenian author
    $1600 4
A pair of wheels rotate on this shaft
    $2000 19
Since 1967 this company has awarded over $187 million, many winners getting their shares from the Prize Patrol
    $2000 25
So it was all in, like, German, but this shrink wrote, "God is nothing other than an exalted father"
    $2000 13
A young Robin is seen here from this anime-influenced show
    $2000 26
In 1935 the Russian government built him a new lab to continue his work on conditioned reflexes
    $2000 30
In 1896 Armenian activists in Istanbul seized the bank that shared its name with this historic empire
    DD: $1,500 5
They really get the yoke

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Meghan Heather
$21,200 $14,100 $5,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only national capital city of the Americas to have hosted the Olympic Games

Final scores:

Jennifer Meghan Heather
$28,200 $21,600 $11,600
Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jennifer Meghan Heather
$21,800 $14,400 $5,800
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
14 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $42,000

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Game tape date: 2003-12-16
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