Show #7638 - Wednesday, November 22, 2017


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Kelsey Van Bokkem, an intern physician from San Diego, California

Jim Eckess, a bartender from State College, Pennsylvania

Kiana Nakamura, a graduate student from Corona, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter B.)
    $200 18
4-letter word for the area a cop regularly covers
    $200 6
In Greece, when these fall out, children don't put them under the pillow; they throw them on the roof for good luck
    $200 1
(Sarah shows the letter shin on the monitor.) Leonard Nimoy explained that the Vulcan salute was inspired by a time in his past when the men at his temple made a similar sign in the shape of the letter shin in this alphabet
    $200 11
Because of its name, this kitty may have illusions that it's an Indian tiger
    $200 14
From the arrangement of a certain group of letters, it's obvious how this type of keyboard got its name
    $400 19
The Scotland Yard "squad" named for this, meaning an immoral habit, has been boringly renamed Serious Crime Directorate 9
    DD: $1,000 7
This 14-foot-long holy relic has been housed in Italy's Cathedral of San Giovanni Battista since 1578
    $400 2
This crime-fighting dog got his name thanks to Sinatra's smooth stylings in "Strangers In The Night"
    $400 12
Ohio's Nettie Metcalf put her state's nickname on this chicken breed she developed
    $400 15
One of the 2 body parts also called simply the minimus
    $600 20
More & more small cities have these door-busting teams; Paducah, Kentucky uses its team about twice a year
    $600 8
In 1948 it was established as the national airline of Israel
    $600 3
Jay Jackson, who played Perd Hapley on this sitcom, is actually a real reporter, though in L.A., not Indiana
    $600 13
It's the Indian cow breed seen here
    $600 16
In the simple lever seen here, it's the 7-letter term for the red triangle
    $800 21
This police force was established during the first term of Canada's first PM, John A. MacDonald
    $800 9
The city of Kirkuk is a center of this country's oil industry
    $800 4
This Fox show was originally supposed to be about a family of cannibals who ran a restaurant
    $800 27
The Brabant is also known as this nationality's draft horse
    $800 17
Architecturally speaking, something that's fenestrated has these
    $800 26
Hats off to the 10X Rincon Vent Straw Cowboy Hat from this brand
    $1000 22
The LAPD "strongly embraces" this kind of policing that emphasizes working with the citizenry
    $1000 10
Oddly, the national dog of this Mediterranean island nation is the pharaoh hound & not the toy breed that's named for it
    $1000 5
When it was decided not to kill off this "Lost" doc in the pilot, Michael Keaton bowed out & Matthew Fox took over
    $1000 24
The second part of this little dog's name refers to its curly hair
    $1000 23
Resembling a shepherd's crook, it's the pastoral staff carried by a bishop
    $1000 25
This company took a shot at making Kevlar aramid fiber

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

Kiana Jim Kelsey
$1,800 -$600 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kiana Jim Kelsey
$5,200 -$400 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
The ends of pews in a chapel at the Academy of this armed service represent World War I propellers
    $400 4
She's taken a long "Holiday" from Ciccone
    $400 3
Adolf Tolkachev gave secrets of Soviet radar to this U.S. spy agency but was betrayed & executed for treason
    $400 9
A female sponsor for a child at baptism
    $400 18
A Parisian journalist on a hot story will be asking qui, quoi, quand, ou & pourquoi, these 5 words
    $400 1
Things are not going well when we meet Edgar Allan Poe's Roderick, proprietor of "the house of" this
    $800 8
Built into the mountainsides, St. Gilda's Chapel in Brittany is on a spot where this Celtic priestly class would meet
    $800 6
She uses her last name Fenty on her fashion line for Puma
    $800 5
In 1815 France's monarchy shot Gen. Michel Ney for serving this man who called him "bravest of the brave"
    $800 16
Title for a female adult leader of a small group of Cub Scouts
    DD: $1,000 21
Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta's first name means "freedom" in this language of Africa
    $800 2
Tiny "Hop-Frog" is one of these royal amusers who gets revenge upon an abusive king & his court by setting them all on fire
    $1200 13
Would you "believe" she was born with the last name Sarkisian?
    DD: $1,200 25
17 when convicted of treason in the death of this man, Vaso Cubrilovic went on to be Yugoslavia's Minister of Forests
    $1200 17
    $1200 22
These ancient manuscripts were written mostly in Hebrew but also in Greek & Aramaic
    $1200 10
"The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" see a dying man undergo this early form of hypnotism with horrific results
    $1600 29
The Chapel of the Holy Cross in Sedona, Arizona is on this type of energy hub for which the city is known
    $1600 14
This rapper doesn't use his last name Graham (or his first name of Aubrey, for that matter)
    $1600 26
In 1844 American Thomas Dorr argued that you can't be convicted of treason against one of these, but he was
    $1600 19
It's what Emma Lazarus called the Statue of Liberty in her poem for it
    $1600 23
Hawaiian has a glottal one & so does British English, as in "right-oh"
    $1600 11
In "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", this sleuth is said to come from an illustrious family
    $2000 28
With the bones of 40,000 souls, the Czech chapel seen here is also called this, from the Latin for bones
    $2000 15
Robinson is the last name of this R&B singer with the 2017 hit "Location"
    $2000 27
The last man hanged for treason in England was "Lord Haw Haw", who used this as his "weapon" to help the Nazis
    $2000 20
The H110MX-S is this product from Foxconn
    $2000 24
This Asian language is official in India & also spoken by about 1/5 of the people of Sri Lanka
    $2000 12
Suffering with an affliction that makes him appear dead, a man fears the title of this Poe story

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kiana Jim Kelsey
$16,200 $800 $5,400
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

November 2017 is in the year 1439 AH in the calendar that dates from an action of this religious figure

Final scores:

Kiana Jim Kelsey
$16,200 $800 $2,400
2-day champion: $26,700 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Kiana Jim Kelsey
$16,000 $1,800 $5,400
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $23,200

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Game tape date: 2017-08-22
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