Show #7398 - Wednesday, November 9, 2016

2016 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 1.
From DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.


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Apurva Kanneganti, a senior from Germantown, Tennessee

Porter Bowman, a junior from Darien, Connecticut

Lily Allingham, a sophomore from Wilmington, Delaware

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: But which war?)
    $200 21
The name of this British monetary unit comes from a unit of weight
    $200 26
By any measure this object is 36 inches long
    $200 6
He's the title lion in "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe", the first Narnia book
    $200 1
Beyonce has more than 60 million followers on this photo-sharing app whose logo looks like a Polaroid camera
    $200 16
Oxford says this preposition is the 7th-most common word in English; it's in this clue twice
    $200 11
A "conflict":
1950 to 1953
    $400 22
From 1792 to 1873 the U.S. issued silver 5-cent coins called not nickels but "half" these
    $400 27
This symbol seen right before our name
    $400 7
Miraz, the king of Narnia, is the uncle of this title royal of the second book in the series
    $400 2
Twenty One Pilots "wish we could turn back time to the good old days... but now we're" this title
    $400 17
Because of metal shortages, from 1943 to 1945 these famous award statuettes were made of plaster
    $400 8
1846 to 1848:
Starring Zachary Taylor
    $600 23
The Lincoln Memorial is on the back of this U.S. bill
    $600 28
This word is a synonym for versus
    $600 13
In the fifth book of the chronicles, Bree, a talking one of these, & a boy named Shasta ride to Narnia--& freedom
    $600 3
Creepers love the gaming channel stampylonghead & its devotion to this ubiquitous Mojang game
    $600 18
The traditional "Big 3" of U.S. automakers are Chrysler, General Motors & this one
    $600 9
1618 to 1648:
    DD: $1,200 24
A silver tetradrachm from the 300s B.C. features a "Great" portrait of him
    $800 29
It's a belief, not based in reason, that something bad will happen if you perform a particular action... or if you don't
    $800 14
Digory is the title relative of this sixth book that also features his "enchanting" Uncle Andrew
    $800 4
In 2016 this member of One Direction became a dad to a lad named Freddie
    $800 19
This state's richest man is French fry tycoon Scott Simplot
    $800 10
April-December 1898
    $1000 25
English settlers in the New World used this word from Algonquian for beads used as Indian money
    $1000 30
One definition is a stitched-together type of publication having between 5 & 48 pages
    $1000 15
"Farewell to Shadowlands" is the last chapter of this seventh & "Last" book in the chronicles
    $1000 5
Avicii, a 26-year-old superstar in EDM, this type of music, has announced he is retiring
    $1000 20
This alloy of copper & tin gave its name to a cultural "Age"
    $1000 12
In America:
1754 to 1763

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

Lily Porter Apurva
$3,200 $1,200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lily Porter Apurva
$3,800 $400 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 9
My favorite part of going is watching the previews called these, like something a car pulls
    $400 26
This Austrian monk found pairs of genes separate in a random fashion when a plant's gametes form
    $400 10
A hole in a boat, or information given to the press without permission
    $400 18
A land bridge called al Lisan separates this "corpselike" body of water into a southern basin & a northern basin
    $400 15
Teen emperor Elagabalus forced all important Romans to worship Elah-gabal, a sun type of this
    $400 21
This number is represented by the Roman numeral X
    $800 8
I love this format that gives "up to 40% more image" & "highest quality 3D"
    $800 27
Surely this rings a bell: the name of this physiologist who studied the secretory activity of digestion from 1890 to 1900
    $800 11
It's a "g"ift from the "g"overnment to an organization; block is one type
    DD: $1,500 19
This ocean's greatest depth, about 18,000 feet, lies at around 82 degrees north latitude
    $800 3
This Shoshone teen was an asset in many ways for Lewis & Clark, including finding edible plants during the journey
    $800 22
In a letter or message, an X symbolizes one of these
    $1200 6
The ticket guy knows me, so I'm front row center for this 2016 monster movie sequel with an address for a title
    $1200 28
This Swede's original scale had water's boiling point at 0 degrees & its freezing point at 100
    $1200 12
An envoy such as an ambassador; it can also mean anyone who's tactful & avoids outright conflict
    $1200 20
This second-longest African river takes its name from a kingdom that once existed near its mouth
    $1200 2
In 2016 a British 15-year-old got $250,000 for winning a new race of these remote-controlled craft around a track
    $1200 23
This male first name starting with "X" is also a Jesuit university in Cincinnati
    $1600 5
I scream, you scream for these bite-sized chocolate-covered ice cream treats with a double talk name
    $1600 29
This giant of modern physics was diagnosed with ALS as a graduate student at Cambridge
    $1600 13
Though they weren't mounting pictures, the Founding Fathers who wrote the Constitution are known as this
    $1600 16
The Gulf of Mannar between India & this island nation is noted for its pearl banks & the sacred chank, a gastropod mollusk
    $1600 1
He was just 18 when he joined brother Frank & the Younger Gang to rob his first bank in 1866
    DD: $2,000 24
In the 1637 work "Geometrie" he introduced the use of X, Y & Z as symbols of unknown quantities
    $2000 7
Before we go, we should check out the ratings on this website that sounds like something you throw at a bad film
    $2000 30
This Rome-born physicist designed the first nuclear reactor
    $2000 14
Once there were hopes for an overall budget agreement between Obama & the GOP, the "grand" this type of deal
    $2000 17
The Strait of Tiquina connects the northern & southern parts of this lake in the Andes
    $2000 4
As a teen, this "Birds of America" artist conducted the first bird-banding on the continent by using thread
    $2000 25
X Division at this New Mexico national lab is the USA's center for the physics of nuclear weapons

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lily Porter Apurva
$13,000 $5,300 $7,800

Final Jeopardy! Round

It was constructed in the Paris foundry of Gaget, Gauthier & Co. from 1875 to 1884

Final scores:

Lily Porter Apurva
$15,601 $0 $10,800
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lily Porter Apurva
$13,000 $10,000 $7,800
13 R,
2 W
17 R,
6 W
(including 3 DDs)
16 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $30,800

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Game tape date: 2016-04-12
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