Show #7468 - Wednesday, February 15, 2017

2017 College Championship quarterfinal game 3.


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Clarissa Santori, a senior at Northeastern University from Ellicott City, Maryland

Mari Hanley, a junior at Stetson University from Lighthouse Point, Florida

Alex Bourzutschky, a junior at Caltech from Potomac, Maryland

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
Calendars can always be reused; here's one with a momentous date for this title Roman
    $200 1
The only Constitutional amendment to be repealed, the 18th Amendment originally put this into effect
    $200 11
A suspect avoiding arrest is "in the wind" or "at" this
    $200 14
This "Royals" singer made Time magazine's list of the most influential teens of 2013
    $200 24
Brontophobia is fear of this paired weather phenomenon
    $200 16
YouTube has several clips of professors reading mean these written by students
    $400 5
Here's an old friend from Act V of this play
    $400 2
In 1964 the Warren Commission concluded that this man acted alone in killing President Kennedy
    $400 12
As a verb, it's to steal a small item; as a noun, it's slang for a police informant
    $400 15
In a collaboration with Eminem, she sings of a monster that's under her bed & voices inside her head
    $400 25
It's AKA fear of heights
    $400 17
In a trial, exhibits must be "admitted into" this to be considered by the jury
    $600 6
This comedy makes use of the mask seen here
    $600 4
Under the Jones Act of 1917, residents of this Caribbean island gained U.S. citizenship
    $600 13
This British word for a cop comes from the name of the man who founded London's police force
    $600 18
6 months after his death, this rock icon's Minnesota home & studio complex was open to the public for tours
    $600 26
Creepy sightings in the autumn of 2016 increased the national level of coulrophobia, a fear of these performers
    $600 21
The wildfire is spreading & the sheriff's department has issued a mandatory this order
    DD: $1,600 7
Amphibian and canine ingredients are included with the item from this play
    $800 9
Introduced by Europeans, this disease that wiped out entire tribes had its last known U.S. case in 1949
    $800 29
A controversial practice used on pedestrians is called "stop and" this type of search
    $800 19
He collaborated with Pitbull on "DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love"
    $800 27
Term for fear of spiders
    $800 22
Adjective for a book or movie that gives you the sense of being in a specific time & place
    $1000 8
It's up, up & away for bliss with a prop seen here from this tragedy
    $1000 10
According to his N.Y. Times obituary, this Tammany Hall boss died in jail in the absence of nearly all family members
    $1000 30
You can listen as dispatchers talk to patrol cars with the radio receiver called a police type of this
    $1000 20
Bey's younger sister, in 2016 she had her first No. 1 album with "A Seat at the Table"
    $1000 28
One of the most common human fears is glossophobia, fear of having to do this
    $1000 23
It's a synonym for "gut", as when in "The Social Network" it's suggested, let's gut the nerd

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

Alex Mari Clarissa
$600 $3,600 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alex Mari Clarissa
$2,800 $4,600 $7,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
He also goes by the name Tenzin Gyatso & he's the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists
    $400 13
"Monsters, Inc." is about Sulley & this buddy, last name Wazowski
    $400 1
This is New Zealand's largest island
    $400 20
REM sleep, when most dreaming takes place, stands for this activity
    $400 6
By definition it's the branch of chemistry that deals with non-carbon compounds
    $400 23
March 30, 1942: "I shall return"
    $800 12
Throughout China, there are temples honoring this great sage and philosopher, who was born in 551 B.C.
    $800 14
Steve Carell is thick as Brick (Tamland) in this movie
    $800 2
Part of the Malay Archipelago, this island is exceeded in size only by Greenland
    $800 22
Metro San Francisco's rapid transit system is known by this 4-letter acronym
    $800 7
(Sarah presents three isotopes of hydrogen on the monitor.) Hydrogen has three isotopes: protium with its nucleus made up of one proton, deuterium with one proton & one neutron, & a third radioactive isotope with an additional neutron giving it a mass number of 3; hence, this name
    $800 26
In 1986: "If you lead a country like Britain... you have to have a touch of iron about you"
    $1200 18
In Hinduism Vishnu is the preserver & he's the destroyer
    $1200 15
Marius & Fantine are characters in this 2012 movie musical
    $1200 3
It's the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea that's also an independent nation
    DD: $2,000 24
It's the acronym for the organization that runs soccer's World Cup
    $1200 8
The Celsius temperature scale is also known as this scale because it's divided into 100 parts
    $1200 27
In an entry dated July 15, 1944: "I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are truly good at heart"
    $1600 19
"The Classic of the Way & Its Power" is a guide to a spiritual & ethical life according to this Chinese philosophy
    $1600 16
In 2005 Angelina Jolie was Mrs. this
    DD: $4,400 4
This "fiery" island divided between Chile & Argentina is the largest in South America
    $1600 25
Sir, yes, sir, it's the "T" in ROTC
    $1600 9
It seems to defy gravity when a liquid goes up tubes by means of this action
    $1600 29
"I knew then that 'W-A-T-E-R' meant the wonderful cool something that was flowing over my hand"
    $2000 21
Kes--uncut hair--& kirpan--a small sword--are among the 5 Ks, 5 symbols of this religion that has a "K" in its name
    $2000 17
This Union Secretary of State is a character in "Lincoln"
    $2000 5
You'll find Manila & the Bataan Peninsula on this island of the Philippines
    $2000 28
Australia's most populous state is the one with this 3-letter abbreviation
    $2000 10
The original "handy man" was this early human whose name means just that
    $2000 30
In 1813:
"We have met the enemy and they are ours"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alex Mari Clarissa
$20,000 $8,200 $18,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

Shortly before its demise, it had split into "Conscience" & "Cotton" factions

Final scores:

Alex Mari Clarissa
$23,599 $16,201 $14,000
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Alex Mari Clarissa
$16,400 $7,400 $18,000
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
21 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $41,800

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Game tape date: 2017-01-10
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