Show #7520 - Friday, April 28, 2017

Alan Lin game 5.


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Kevin McCarthy, a postal clerk from Lincoln, Rhode Island

Rachel Snyder, a writer from Grand Rapids, Michigan

Alan Lin, a software engineer from Santa Barbara, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $84,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Mmm, you smell good.)
(Alex: Not SPORTS.)
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with "T-E-N".)
    $200 17
She has a whole line of fragrances including JLove & Glow
    $200 15
The Bayeux Tapestry's lower borders cryptically depict several of his fables, including the Fox & the Crow
    $200 18
This breed of dog is pure white when born; the spots appear about a month later
    $200 20
Cooking steak since 1964:
____ Angus
    $200 6
Its origins trace to a medieval French game called jeu de paume
    $200 1
9,900 miles lie between these capitals of Austria & Australia
    $400 16
23 is one of the sporty men's fragrances from this sports legend who wore that number
    $400 11
In "The Grapes of Wrath", this family takes a road trip from Oklahoma to California
    $400 19
Some cars' side mirrors have detection systems specifically for this
    $400 24
A hotel chain:
____ Roof Inn
    $400 7
Inflammation of the Achilles
    $400 2
Guinness recognizes this 7-part Proust work as the longest novel
    $600 26
Gold & Heat are his & her fragrances from this music power couple
    $600 12
This character "took the hookah out of its mouth, and addressed (Alice) in a languid, sleepy voice"
    $600 23
This classic Hasbro game has 2 or more players work with 24 spots on the floor
    $600 28
Offering frothy fruit drinks:
____ Julius
    $600 8 has a page on their rights in each state
    $600 3
The male kudu has up to 5-foot horns, the longest of any of these hoofed mammals
    $800 29
Launched in 2016, this singer & rapper's Trini Girl fragrance is named for her Trinidadian roots
    $800 13
He worked at the Custom House in Salem in the 1840s; "The Custom House" is an essay at the start of one of his novels
    $800 22
They can be found on the skin of sun worshipers of all ages & have nothing to do with the internal organ in their name
    $800 25
Helping home chefs:
____ Apron
    $800 9
Persistent or stubborn, like good D
    $800 4
The ileum is the longest portion of this 20-foot internal organ
    $1000 30
Shortly before her death, she launched a fragrance called Violet Eyes
    DD: $4,000 14
In a Stowe novel he tells Uncle Tom, "I'm your church've got to be as I say"
    $1000 21
This 3-word feature of Jupiter is at its smallest ever recorded, having shrunk from 3 Earths to 1 Earth wide
    $1000 27
Tart frozen yogurt from Los Angeles:
    $1000 10
Capable of being maintained or supported, like an opinion
    $1000 5
In China the world's longest bridge spans 102 miles along the high-speed railway between Beijing & this port city

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

Alan Rachel Kevin
$400 $800 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Rachel Kevin
$4,000 $3,400 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And the clues will be read by on-air talent from our affiliated stations in that state.)
(Alex: Each correct response will be a word that can be formed from the letters in the word "communicado.")
    $400 14
Him, him, sis boom bah, him being this Egyptian sun god who also took some time to, you know, create everything
    $400 1
On May 1 Uruguay celebrates Dia de los Trabajadores, which corresponds to this September holiday in the USA
    $400 25
"I am he as you are he as you are me" is the first line of this Beatles song
    $400 26
(I'm Tricia Macke of Fox19 NOW.) The ribs of the Montgomery Inn are a Cincinnati-area tradition; in 2013 this then Speaker of the House sent some to President Obama for his birthday
    $400 10
U.S. forces along with the Cubans wrested control of this bay from the Spanish in June 1898; we've been there ever since
    $400 4
Be master of your this 6-letter term, another word for realm
    $800 3
To this people war & sun god Huitzilopochtli was the brother of Quetzalcoatl
    $800 2
Each August, Wales holds the World Championships of Snorkeling in this 3-letter type of place
    $800 11
A 2015 documentary about David Prowse, the actor who played Darth Vader, has this 4-word title
    $800 30
(Hi, I'm Jerry Henderson from WTOL 11.) One of minor league baseball's best-known teams, the Mud Hens of this Ohio city, got their unusual nickname in 1896 from the duck-like birds in a nearby marsh
    $800 24
While Teddy Roosevelt did indeed saddle up in Cuba, most of this group of men under his charge fought on foot
    $800 5
A member of a specially trained military unit used for surprise hit-&-run raids
    $1200 12
The name of this Norse sun goddess & sister of Mani, the moon, is also Spanish for "sun"
    DD: $2,000 15
Each year on Easter, Manhattan's Fifth Avenue is host to a festival honoring these head coverings
    $1200 16
"My mother was worried about me, but the Taliban had never come for a girl", says the memoir "I Am" her
    $1200 29
(Hi, I'm Chris Tanaka from Cleveland 19.) In Cleveland you can visit the house where Ralphie & his family lived in this perennial holiday film favorite & even buy a decoder pin in the gift shop
    $1200 21
Around 3,000 Americans lost their lives in the war, most to typhoid & this fever rather than combat
    $1200 6
Title for a Muslim religious leader
    $1600 17
Gnowee lights & climbs the sky in search of her son, lost in the dark, as a goddess of this Australian people
    $1600 9
The British palace called this Court puts on the world's biggest flower show, with a soccer-field-sized floral marquee
    $1600 18
In a 1960 film Kirk Douglas & Tony Curtis stand & Tony declares, "I'm" him
    $1600 28
(Hi, I'm Ty Batemon from NBC Lima.) In 2006 this native of Lima, Ohio became at age 23 the youngest starting quarterback to win a Super Bowl
    DD: $3,000 22
When the U.S. captured this Pacific island, the Spanish Marines stationed there were unaware they were at war
    $1600 7
This metallic element is paired with nickel in a type of battery
    $2000 19
Ekhi is a personification of the sun of this people of the Spanish Pyrenees
    $2000 13
A holiday in Puerto Rico commemorating the visit of the Magi isn't Three Magi Day but Three this Day
    $2000 20
This classic young adult novel by Robert Cormier gets its title from an allusion to the song "The Farmer in the Dell"
    $2000 27
(Hi, I'm Mike Davis from 10TV.) The topiary park in Columbus is best known for a piece based on "A Sunday on La Grande Jatte" by this French painter
    $2000 23
In 1898 William Day gave up this Cabinet post to John Hay & went with Senator George Gray to negotiate a treaty
    $2000 8
This word from the Latin means a small amount & often precedes "of decorum"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Rachel Kevin
$21,400 $9,000 $7,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

"The annual labour of every nation is the fund which originally supplies it with all the necessaries and conveniences of life"

Final scores:

Alan Rachel Kevin
$24,400 $2,000 $9,001
5-day champion: $108,800 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Alan Rachel Kevin
$24,000 $11,000 $7,800
28 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $42,800

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Game tape date: 2017-01-31
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