Show #4415 - Friday, November 14, 2003

2003 College Championship quarterfinal game 5.
From Yale University.


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Amanda Johnson, a sophomore at the University of Chicago from Cincinnati, Ohio

Grant Hutchinson, a freshman at the University of West Florida from Pensacola, Florida

Heather Groggel, a junior at Concordia University Wisconsin from Oxford, Ohio

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
In 1543 this Polish astronomer wrote, "Finally we shall place the sun himself at the center of the universe"
    $200 1
In the classic comedy "Horse Feathers", Harpo & Chico play football & he plays a college president
    $200 19
At Wrexham in this country in west Britain, you can see Eli Yale's grave and a church that's replicated on Yale's campus
    $200 16
Pick up one of the new twenties that came out in 1849 & you'd be holding a coin with about an ounce of this
    $200 30
Today it would be a Perrier carrier
    $200 8
Home sweet home for bees
    $400 3
On July 19, 1988 he said, "We are all precious in God's sight -- the real rainbow coalition"
    $400 7
In "Campus Man", a student at this Tempe school markets a male calendar featuring his hunky roommate
    $400 20
1 of the 3 countries bordering Sudan whose names start with an "E"
    $400 17
Ralph Basham, director of this agency that foils counterfeiters, helped unveil the new $20 bill in 2003
    $400 29
You can't tell by looking at it, but it has a golden fleece
    $400 9
6 Russian leaders bore ths moniker
    DD: $1,000 4
This document ends, "We mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor"
    $600 13
Jim's parents come to his college & walk in on him & his girlfriend in the second film in this "tasty" series
    $600 21
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from Honolulu.) The statue of Kamehameha was cast in this city, just like the Statue of Liberty, & around the same time
    $600 18
The new bill has anti-forgery microprinting under this person's signature on the left of the bill
    $600 26
As a car, this constellation with more than a dozen stars has a 5-star front crash test rating
    $600 10
In grammar, it's a part of speech that modifies a noun
    $800 5
Truman said that he fired this man "because he wouldn't respect the authority of the President"
    $800 14
Will Ferrell tries to recapture the fun of his college days (& even goes streaking) in this 2003 comedy
    $800 22
It's named for Lady Penh, who found a bronze Buddha there
    $800 24
The new 20 has added peach & blue to these 2 ink colors, the main ones in most U.S. currency
    $800 27
This sign may or may not be pictured with a woman holding it
    $800 11
General term for an animal that eats other animals
    $1000 6
In 1798 he told his troops in Africa, "From the summit of yonder pyramids forty centuries look down upon you"
    $1000 15
As a first-year student at NYU, Matthew Broderick meets up with a big lizard & a big mobster type in this comedy
    $1000 23
If your bags bear a "KUL" airport code, they're headed for the capital of this Asian country
    $1000 25
The new note features 2 more of these symbols of freedom for a total of 3
    $1000 28
It's Zeus' wet nurse
    $1000 12
It can mean a temperamental woman or an operatic prima donna

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

Heather Grant Amanda
$2,400 $200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Heather Grant Amanda
$3,000 $1,000 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
When the Picts were a menace, the Angles & these people first came to help de-Pict Britain
    $400 10
In the summer of 2003, you could have seen Melanie Griffith in "Chicago" & this husband of hers in "Nine"
    $400 16
1955's "East of Eden" launched the iconic status of this actor
    $400 7
"Tempus Fugit" means this, & not just when you're having fun
    $400 1
Sal Paradise & Dean Moriarty take a series of coast-to-coast trips in this Beat book
    $400 13
Boston Ivy's scientific name. P. Tricuspidata indicates that it has leaves with this many lobes
    $800 8
This city, a center of learning in Egypt, started to decline after the murder there of Hypatia, a female philosopher
    $800 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the St. James Theater in New York City.) "Springtime for Hitler" is the musical-within-a-musical in this Broadway blockbuster
    $800 17
At this southern university, Dean Smith coached Sam Perkins, James Worthy & Michael Jordan
    $800 22
When you're out shopping, remember "caveat emptor", this phrase
    DD: $2,000 2
Benjy, Quentin & Jason Compson narrate 3 of the 4 sections of this Faulkner favorite
    $800 14
Urushiol is the name of the sneaky irritant chemical in this plant
    $1200 9
Nestorius caused a Church crisis when he denied that this person was the Theotokos, "God-bearer"
    $1200 21
Toni Braxton took over the title role in this show based on a Verdi, Verdi famous opera
    $1200 18
"Blind Ambition" was John Dean's personal memoir of his years in the Administration of this President
    $1200 23
Virgil wrote, "Omnia vincit amor", this phrase, followed by "et nos cedamus amori" (& let us yield to it)
    $1200 3
This Dreiser novel lives up to its title: Clyde plots to murder his pregnant sweetie, she drowns, he's condemned to die
    $1200 24
Persian Ivy is this type of plant, like many conifers, that holds its foliage from season to season
    DD: $2,000 11
In his book "Confessio", this 5th century man has a dream in which the Irish beg him to return
    $1600 27
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Neil Simon Theater in New York City.) "Welcome to the '60s" & "You Can't Stop the Beat" are 2 of the show-stopping numbers in this smash hit musical
    $1600 19
On August 11, 2003 he was on the cover of both Time & Newsweek magazines
    $1600 25
The name of this literary device means "a god out of a machine"
    $1600 4
Annie is the real first name of this American girl, the title character of an 1878 Henry James story
    $1600 29
English Ivy's species name is this, reminiscent of DNA's spiral shape
    $2000 12
This brutal barbarian suffered his only defeat in 451 during his invasion of Gaul
    $2000 28
After playing the young Judy Garland on TV, Tammy Blanchard played a young stripper in this musical revival
    $2000 20
In 1949 Dean Acheson succeeded George Marshall in this Cabinet post
    $2000 26
"In situ" means "in place"; this opposite phrase means "in glass", like a test tube, & often precedes "fertilization"
    $2000 5
This book by Sherwood Anderson consists of 23 stories about life in a small Ohio town
    $2000 30
The name of this southern state precedes "creeper" in a type of ivy

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Heather Grant Amanda
$6,200 $11,400 $14,800

Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 3 state capitals with 5-letter names

Final scores:

Heather Grant Amanda
$12,200 $7,999 $800
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $2,500 if eliminated 3rd place: $2,500 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Heather Grant Amanda
$6,200 $11,200 $14,400
9 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $31,800

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Game tape date: 2003-10-03
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