Show #7283 - Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Andrew Pau game 4.


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Amanda Richards, a music teacher from Macon, Georgia

Nikhil Damle, an attorney from Torrance, California

Andrew Pau, an assistant professor from Amherst, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $105,202)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Jimmy: A treasure trove of the artifacts behind some of the world's most beloved entertainment.)
    $200 21
Rosa Parks changed history in 1955 when she refused to give up her seat to a white person on a bus in this city
    $200 6
This sign of the zodiac shares its name with 13 popes
    $200 11
...of "The Star-Spangled Banner"
    $200 26
Mir was a third generation Russian one of these spacecraft & it lasted for 15 years
    $200 1
Mary, who was "highly favoured" according to Gabriel
    $200 16
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, CA.) It was tiaras all around in this Anne Hathaway sequel--one for Mia & one for her cat, Fat Louie; the yellow gems resemble pears because the fictional country of Genovia is famous for them
    $400 22
Alabama claims the USA's oldest of these pre-Lenten celebrations, & moon pies are more typical than beads on the floats
    $400 7
Add an "N" to the end of this sign & you get a type of animal
    $400 12
...of the nursery rhyme about Jack Sprat
    $400 27
This term for vehicles like those used in the Mercury program sounds like a small dose of medicine
    $400 2
Fellow athlete Steffi Graf
    $400 17
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, CA.) The 11-foot long miniature of this submarine from "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" had a working motor & weighed 1,000 pounds when rigged for filming
    $600 23
Past KKK membership didn't stop Alabama's Hugo Black when he was appointed to this body in 1937
    $600 8
This sign anagrams to what pepper & cinnamon are
    $600 13
...of the hymn "Amazing Grace"
    $600 28
The first stage of a rocket
    $600 3
Playboy Playmate Crystal Harris
    $600 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, CA.) "Pirates of the Caribbean" props include the dead man's chest, Jack's compass, & a medallion of stolen Aztec gold cursed due to the greed of this Spanish conquistador
    $800 24
The August 1864 Battle of this body of water helped the Union enforce the blockade of the Confederacy
    $800 9
If your mother was in labor on Labor Day, this is your sign
    DD: $1,800 14
...of "A Tale of Two Cities"
    $800 29
This 2-word term for possibly alien spacecraft was 1st used after a pilot reported seeing 9 of them near Mt. Rainier in 1947
    $800 4
Mavis Nicholson, who got used to late nights
    $800 19
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, CA.) There are openings in the side of the overcoat worn by Mary Poppins so that thin cables could be inserted to magically lift this actress, giving her the illusion of flight
    $1000 25
In 1812 this Shawnee leader came to Alabama to convince the Creek tribes to join the British against the Americans
    $1000 10
The name of this sign begins with the 19th letter of the Greek alphabet
    $1000 15
...of the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution
    $1000 30
Like the Cassini around Saturn, this type of spacecraft by definition doesn't land, but circles a planet instead
    $1000 5
The former Edith Bolling, a First Lady
    $1000 20
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, CA.) A fictional ring once owned by Lucrezia Borgia that bore the inscription "in canis corpore transmuto" turns Tommy Kirk into this title canine

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

Andrew Nikhil Amanda
$6,000 -$400 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Nikhil Amanda
$9,000 $2,400 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be two words. One with a zed or a "Z", the other one without.)
    $400 5
It's Europe's largest monarchy in area & stretches the farthest south
    $400 16
My old favorite one of these, like the classic model from Red Ryder! I bet it still shoots
    $400 11
Na na na's aside, it's the sole lyric in the TV theme here
    $400 21
It's the 2-letter abbreviation for a flow of electric charge that doesn't change direction
    $400 26
Raymond Chandler wrote, "You were dead, you were sleeping" this, the title of a detective classic
    $400 6
A clown loses his "Z" & becomes a shout of disapproval
    $800 4
Prince Willem-Alexander of this country beat Britain's Prince William to kingship
    $800 17
This Hamilton Beach device with big mouth extractor; I never did buy all those oranges & carrots
    $800 12
This "Punk" electronic group had nothing to say in a 1997 song except "Around the world"
    $800 22
Rheostats & potentiometers are types of these devices that oppose the flow of current in electrical circuits
    $800 27
This lawyer first appeared in Erle Stanley Gardner's "The Case of the Velvet Claws" & you bet he won that case
    $800 7
Lose the "Z" from an Eastern European ruling title & you get a mode of transport
    $1200 3
This country no longer crowns its king; the royal regalia is on display in Trondheim
    DD: $4,500 18
Wow! I remember this year of the headline seen here as if it were yesterday
    $1200 13
Take a shot at the lone lyric in this song
    $1200 23
The 2012 merger of Duke & Progress created the USA's largest of these "useful" entities providing electric power
    $1200 28
Chapter 4 of this classic of detective fiction is "The Black Bird"
    $1200 8
Take the "Z" from several ciphers & you get a Greek god
    $1600 2
Philippe, seen here, took over as this country's king in 2013
    $1600 19
I wrote my own songs for about an hour on my Martin X series this instrument
    $1600 14
In 1975 Van McCoy topped the charts demanding, "Do it! Do" this "quick" dance (repeatedly)
    $1600 24
This electromagnetic force that drives a current around a circuit is abbreviated emf
    DD: $1,000 29
James M. Cain really delivered with this first novel of his, which actually isn't about the mail
    $1600 9
Oy, I could just take the "Z" off the end of a word from Yiddish meaning "to burst" & get the story of a book or movie
    $2000 1
This current monarchy's Bernadotte Dynasty derives from one of Napoleon's top military men
    $2000 20
I loved this scientist's cradle; I used to spend hours just watching it go back & forth
    $2000 15
We remember this Minnesota trio whose name means "do you remember" & their song whose full lyrics are "New day rising"
    $2000 25
The law named for this 18th century French physicist is the electrical analogue to the law of gravity
    $2000 10
Take the "Z" out of a word meaning "to stun" or "to take aback" & you get a magical word used in fantasy books

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Nikhil Amanda
$18,600 $400 $7,100
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This word dates back to the 19th century & referred to what the Sun did to roofless seating

Final scores:

Andrew Nikhil Amanda
$18,600 $799 $800
4-day champion: $123,802 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Andrew Nikhil Amanda
$17,600 $400 $12,600
24 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
6 R,
5 W
16 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $30,600

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Game tape date: 2016-03-02
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