Show #4643 - Wednesday, November 10, 2004

2004 College Championship quarterfinal game 1.


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Casey Retterer, a sophomore at the University of Maryland from Olney, Maryland

Amory Jendrek, a freshman at Davidson College from Knoxville, Tennessee

Kermin Fleming, a junior at Carnegie Mellon University from Lexington, Kentucky

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from the White House.) One year ago he represented Michigan's 5th District. Today, August 9th 1974, he enters the Oval Office as President
    $200 1
A back-stabbing friend tries to keep you from going pro in the underground game named for this skateboarder
    $200 8
South Korea
    $200 19
In 2004 Pitt alumna Wangari Maathai became the first woman from this continent to win the Nobel Peace Prize
    $200 22
Oberlin, home to an underground railroad stop & one of the first U.S. colleges with black students, is in this state
    $200 28
An audible attempt to get someone's attention, or a chocolate drink endorsed by Yogi Berra
    $400 7
Aug. 22, 1996: Pres. Clinton's signature reforms this system that sent federal cash grants directly to poor families
    $400 2
After his release from maximum security, Tommy Vercetti tries to take over Vice City in this game
    $400 9
Saudi Arabia
    $400 20
The Louisville-based factory named for these tries to make them come true for very ill children
    $400 23
The bestseller "The Rule of Four" was co-written by a graduate of this New Jersey school, also the book's setting
    $400 30
This web site started out as "Jerry's Guide to the World Wide Web"
    $600 12
Our lead story for Jan. 21, 1961: this man, brother of the President, was sworn in as Attorney General
    $600 3
Attain the crown of Grand Champion after completing over 30 levels of this epic first person bot shooter
    $600 13
    DD: $600 21
It's the small independent state that's headquarters to the aid group Caritas Internationalis
    $600 25
The James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy is on the campus of this Houston University
    $600 29
The slogan "let your fingers do the walking" was created for the this directory
    $800 16
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from the White House.) June 13, 1967 is a historic day as President Johnson appointed this great-grandson of a slave to the Supreme Court
    $800 4
A Ford Escort can race a VW Beetle in this "A-spec" PlayStation racing game with over 150 cars
    $800 14
    $800 24
It's not just doctors--there are now groups called teachers, builders & clowns "without" these
    $800 26
This private Christian university overlooks the Pacific Ocean in Malibu, California
    $800 17
It's not how a rapper gets your attention, it's a Naval Petty Officer
    $1000 18
History was made today, September 17, 1978, when P.M. Begin & Pres. Sadat signed these accords at the White House
    $1000 5
Spell-casters & adventurers do battle in the land of Norrath in this online role-playing game
    $1000 15
The Philippines
    $1000 10
Charles Dole helped create the Army's 10th Mountain Division & this "National" winter rescue organization
    $1000 27
Founded in 1836 by the Methodist church, this Atlanta university is located along the Clifton Corridor
    $1000 11
Sana is the capital of this Middle Eastern country

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Kermin Amory Casey
$3,600 $1,600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kermin Amory Casey
$9,600 $3,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 4
To fool the Nazis before an attack on this large island near Italy, the Allies planted a dead man with false papers
    $400 8
In a 2003 film he played "Master and Commander" Captain Jack Aubrey
    $400 17
"Human Variation" is a course in this department at NYU
    $400 19
This synonym for trash can also mean a group of puppies
    $400 14
If you can tear yourself away from the beach in Puerto Rico, visit the Museum of Art & History in this capital city
    $400 7
Prior to this novel's publication, its whitewash scene appeared in the Philadelphia Sunday Republic
    $800 11
In the first of several marriages, this English king married his sister-in-law in 1509
    $800 9
It might come back to you that this Civil War movie was based on a novel by Charles Frazier
    $800 21
The regional study of objects like the one shown here
    $800 23
In the 1970s Woodsy Owl said, "Give a hoot! Don't" do this
    $800 20
Yum! Ant cakes & spicy locusts have been on the menu at the annual insect tastings in this Quebec city's Insectarium
    DD: $2,200 6
It's the title locale of the story Twain originally called "Jim Smiley and his Jumping Frog"
    $1200 15
Clyde Tombaugh, who discovered this planet, made his telescope out of a cream separator & parts of an old Buick
    $1200 12
Sofia Coppola won an Oscar for her screenplay & a nomination for directing this 2003 film
    $1200 27
8-letter opposite of demonology
    $1200 29
This term for detritus or trash is a French word that means "fragments" or "pieces"
    $1200 25
One of London's most fun attractions is the exhibition that opened inside this bridge in the 1990s
    $1200 5
Travel letters Twain wrote during a tour of Europe were collected in his book called these "Abroad"
    $1600 2
During the Battle of the Marne in this war, 6,000 French soldiers were rushed to the front lines in taxicabs
    $1600 13
Satine, a courtesan, & Christian, a poet, pair off in this musical set at a French nightclub
    $1600 22
Subjects of this branch of zoology are seen here
    $1600 24
This word for trash may come from the word "rubble"
    DD: $5 28
The Peer Gynt ski area has been called this country's best place for cross-country skiing
    $1600 16
In the first part of this 1883 memoir, Twain recalled his days as a riverboat pilot
    $2000 1
An 1881 autopsy on this assassinated president proved he died from infection from his doctors' efforts, not the bullets
    $2000 3
Keisha-Castle Hughes played a young Maori girl destined to be her tribe's leader in this critically acclaimed film
    $2000 18
The this of this is: from the Greek for "true sense of a word"
    $2000 10
Pronounced one way, it means to decline; pronounced another way, it's trash
    $2000 30
(Sofia of the Clue Crew in Venice, Italy.) I'm here in Venice on this beautiful square which Napoleon called "The Drawing Room of Europe"
    $2000 26
It's the humorous nickname of the lawyer who solves the murder of York Driscoll, Dawson Landing's chief citizen

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kermin Amory Casey
$30,205 $8,600 $7,000
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

Never directly seen in the Northern Hemisphere, it's featured on the flags of 5 of the world's countries

Final scores:

Kermin Amory Casey
$31,542 $11,000 $14,000
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kermin Amory Casey
$30,400 $8,600 $7,000
32 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
14 R,
3 W
11 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $46,000

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Game tape date: 2004-10-09
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