Show #1037 - Tuesday, February 21, 1989


Raisa Deber, a teacher from Toronto, Canada

Dave Stiles, a manager originally from Youngstown, Pennsylvania

Tyler Ochoa, an attorney originally from La Mesa, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $26,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And finally, a new category for us...)
    $100 10
This song by Olivia Newton-John "worked out" to be No. 1 longer than any other song in '81
    $100 18
Congress "wants you" to know in 1961 it resolved that this symbol's origin was a Mr. Wilson of Troy, N.Y.
    $100 4
A shortened form of a popular '60s term for extremist, it's slang for "cool" or "great"
    $100 1
It can range from 140 bpm in an infant to about 60 for both the aged & those in top condition
    $100 8
This tuber is the cooked vegetable most commonly used in salads
    $100 23
To Indians an iron horse was a train; to baseball fans the Iron Horse was this Yankee great
    $200 13
"All Out Of Love", "Lost In Love" & "The One That You Love" were 3 hits by this Aussie group
    $200 19
The flag of each of the countries in this group contains the Dannebrog cross
    $200 5
When ad execs worry about "zapping", they're concerned with TV viewers doing this
    $200 2
Though "tri" means 3, you actually have this many triceps muscles in your body
    $200 9
Slime on its cap & a red-orange undersurface can mean this plant is poisonous
    $200 25
His horse, Tony, left his hoofprints in cement at Grauman's Chinese
    $300 14
No, they're the group that sang "Owner Of A Lonely Heart"
    $300 20
All day, all night, she's the personification of the French Republic & is now modeled on C. Deneuve
    $300 11
Describing opposition by locals to jails or airports in their area, the acronym NIMBY means this
    $300 3
Most people have 24 of these, 2 pairs of which are considered floating
    $300 15
From Old English for "breast", this cut of beef is usually from the breast
    $300 26
Film in which Grouch told Margaret Dumont, "Marry me, and I'll never look at another horse"
    $400 29
1 of 2 No. 1 songs of 1981 with "Eyes" in the title
    $400 21
In 1712 Scottish scientist John Arbuthnot popularized him to satirize British politics
    $400 12
It's the money a corporation pays to buy back its own stock at inflated prices to avoid a takeover
    $400 6
There are over 120 million of these 2 minds of light-sensitive cells in the eye
    $400 16
Green beans are simply the unripened pods of these red beans
    $400 27
The 2 belts of calm air that extend around the earth at about 30° north & south of the equator
    DD: $400 30
Though he's better known as an actor/comedian, he had the following hit in 1985:

"My girl wants to party all the time /
Party all the time /
Party all the time /
My girl wants to party all the time /
Party all the time..."
    $500 22
This, not the Star of David, is featured in the center of Israel's coat of arms
    $500 24
Software programs that use code to infect other programs or poison data are called this
    $500 7
If a normal kid got a buck for each baby tooth he lost, he would have gotten this much money
    $500 17
Spanish for "little strips", these little strips of meat are served sizzling on a platter
    $500 28
Mating a palomino mare & stallion may often produce this catch phrase

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Tyler Dave Raisa
$100 $800 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tyler Dave Raisa
$1,700 $1,700 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
In many tribes husbands regarded this relative by marriage as taboo & never spoke to her
    $200 9
He founded the 1st U.S. school to train librarians but is best known for his "Decimal System"
    $200 4
It's what you'd do with a pfennig in East Germany
    $200 2
This Minnesota co. known for encouraging employees' ideas, develops about 200 new products a year
    $200 1
She collects all kinds of Charlie McCarthy memorabilia, from cuff links & toys to salt & pepper shakers
    $200 14
After the dog business, this Russian physiologist studied sleep
    $400 24
Of the Mayas, Aztecs or Incas, the Indian civilization that lived in South America
    $400 10
In the 1984 film, this library was so haunted that the Ghostbusters ran out of it screaming
    $400 5
There's a monastic republic in the Mt. Athos region of this country
    $400 22
Frye boots, popular in the '60s & '70s, are now made by this company that lets U.B.U.
    $400 3
This glamorous star's international corporation is the largest wig manufacturer in the world
    $400 15
The galvanic skin response is 1 measure recorded by this machine used by law enforcement personnel
    $600 25
Manabozho, an Ojibwa hero, was the actual subject of this Longfellow poem
    DD: $1,200 11
It was the most famous library in the ancient world
    $600 6
Until it declared its independence December 6, 1917, Finland was a grand duchy in this empire
    $600 27
This designer who put Jackie Kennedy in a pillbox can't use his name on a label; only Revlon can
    $600 19
Colleen Dewhurst is the current president of this stage actors union
    $600 16
Long before Binet & Simon, C. Darwin's cousin Sir Francis Galton designed a test to measure this
    $800 26
State with Mohawk, Oneida & Onondaga reservatioons
    $800 12
This Tony Award winning musical of 1957 was partially set in the Madison Library in Iowa
    $800 7
On a map, it's the sea you see just south of the Norwegian Sea
    $800 28
Campbell's biggest U.S. competitor in the soup business is this brand with an Italian name
    $800 20
In 1972 she was engaged to marry David Frost, but she called the wedding off
    $800 17
Of Freud's major personality systems, the one that operates on the pleasure principle
    $1000 13
This Wash., D.C. library has the most important collection of Shakespeare's works in the world
    DD: $1,300 8
Janos Kadar, who led this country for over 30 years, stepped down in May 1988
    $1000 29
U.S. paper money is printed on paper made by this Dalton, Mass. stationer founded in 1801
    $1000 21
Carol Burnett got her big break on this show when Martha Raye got sick & she replaced her
    $1000 18
Experiment in which a subject in put in an isolation chamber that blocks out stimulation input

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tyler Dave Raisa
$1,300 $5,600 $9,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It concludes, "...we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor"

Final scores:

Tyler Dave Raisa
$2,600 $11,200 $11,300
3rd place: Casablanca ceiling fan 2nd place: Broyhill bedroom set + Stiffel lamp New champion: $11,300

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tyler Dave Raisa
$1,300 $5,300 $8,800
11 R,
3 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,400

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Game tape date: 1988-11-14
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