Show #1756 - Monday, March 30, 1992

Robert Slaven game 5.


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Kathy Martin, a teacher from Indianapolis, Indiana

Jon Ramos, a clerk from Evanston, Illinois

Robert Slaven, an office automation specialist from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories (whose 4-day cash winnings total $45,201)

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: As in the state of Maine.)
    $100 5
As it is in Idaho, this is Maine's most valuable crop
    $100 17
"Button up your overcoat when the wind is free, take good care of yourself" for this reason
    $100 6
Kobolds are spirits who live in these, so you might see them clinging to stalactites
    $100 1
This is the loss of memory as well as the inability to form new memories
    $100 15
Santa is known for his red suit & this employee of his for his red nose
    $100 26
    $200 11
This tree is represented in the state's seal, flag, flower & song
    $200 21
"With the rest of them, with the best of them, I can hold my head up high...before" this "passes by"
    $200 7
Pwyll Pen Annwn was a temporary lord of the underworld in legends from this part of the British Isles
    $200 2
This serious disease is caused by spores of the bacterium Clostridium tetani
    $200 16
According to Guinness, the largest one of these, 8,500 carats, was carved into a liberty bell
    $200 27
    $300 12
Maine's largest city, it's been called "Forest City" because of its many tree-line avenues
    $300 22
"Some enchanted evening, you may see" this person "across a crowded room"
    $300 8
A leprechaun can be found by following the sound of the hammer he uses to make these
    $300 3
Otitis externa, an infection, is usually called "swimmers" this
    $300 18
This Russian soup is served cold with a dollop of sour cream on top
    $300 28
"United States"
    DD: $400 13
Until 1820 Maine was a district of this state
    $400 23
"But should auld acquaintance be forgotten, keep your eye on" this
    $400 10
Sometimes this mischievous spirit's name follows "hob" & sometimes it stands alone
    $400 4
A bulge in an artery due to weakness in the arterial wall is called this
    $400 19
Something sanguine is by definition the color of this substance
    $400 29
"Handsome Frank"
    $500 14
Kittery, where the U.S.S. Ranger was launched in 1777, has a memorial named for this naval commander
    $500 24
It begins, "Is this the little girl I carried? Is this the little boy at play?"
    $500 25
Oni, demons who can be converted to Buddhism, are most associated with this country's folklore
    $500 9
In a condition known as strabismus these organs are out of proper alignment
    $500 20
This red-dressed group is considered the senate of the Roman Catholic Church
    $500 30
"The Duke of Braintree"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Robert Jon Kathy
$1,800 $1,100 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Robert Jon Kathy
$5,000 $1,900 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1980s
    $200 12
In her will this Spanish queen pleaded for just treatment of the new world Indians
    $200 11
MADD is an acronym for this Irving, Texas-based organization
    $200 1
This Chinese sage's "Analects" was not compiled until after his death
    $200 6
If it exists, it's denser than a neutron star, so dense even light can't escape from it
    $200 19
To warn parents that a film may be unsuitable for pre-teens, the movie industry created this rating in 1984
    $200 26
The RA in radar stands for this
    $400 13
When he was 16, this saint was taken captive by outlaws & sold as a slave in Ireland
    $400 17
In 1985 USA for Africa was aided in this famine relief efforts by the royalties from this No. 1 record
    $400 2
The 50-book "Engi-Shiki" contains the laws dealing with this Japanese religion's ceremonies
    $400 7
Johann von Lamont connected fluctuations in the Earth's magnetic field to these solar disturbances
    $400 22
In 1989 this ruptured tanker released 11 mil. gallons of oil into Alaska's Prince William Sound
    $400 27
Almost one year after he escaped from Missouri State Penitentiary, he shot Martin Luther King, Jr.
    $600 14
While trying to circumnavigate the globe, he made the first recorded crossing of the Pacific
    $600 18
Lovers of the Stinking Rose is an organization for devotees of this pungent member of the lily family
    $600 3
This Hebrew book for the first 5 books of the Bible means "instruction" or "teaching"
    $600 8
Found between Aquarius & Aries, the 2 parts of this constellation are connected at their tails
    $600 23
2 of the 3 cities that hosted the Summer Olympics in the 1980s
    $600 28
It's the village in the Village Voice, a weekly founded in 1955
    DD: $3,500 15
As he predicted, he died in Salon, France on July 2, 1566
    $800 20
This organization has been publishing Modern Maturity magazine since 1958
    $800 4
The name of this holy book, compiled c. 650, means "That which is to be recited"
    DD: $2,000 9
In our solar system it's the outermost of the inner planets
    $800 24
As a result of this FBI probe, Michael Myers became the 1st House member expelled in over 100 years
    $800 29
United recently let frequent flyers exchange mileage for a chance to "fly" & "land" a jet in one of these
    $1000 16
He fought in the Battle of Marathon before writing such plays as "Seven Against Thebes"
    $1000 21
In 1866 Benjamin F. Stephenson founded this "Grand" society of Civil War vets who fought for the North
    $1000 5
In his "Journal", founder George Fox recorded the birth of this religious movement
    $1000 10
Term given to a pair of stars that revolve around each other
    $1000 25
In 1981 this sweetener made its debut under the brand names of "Equal" & "Nutrasweet"
    $1000 30
Once a duchy, Pomerania is now divided between Poland & this country

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Robert Jon Kathy
$8,800 $4,000 $800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Profession of those who said, "Ave, Caesar, morituri te salutant"

Final scores:

Robert Jon Kathy
$8,001 $8,000 $1,599
5-day champion: $53,202 2nd place: Trip to Westin Resort, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 3rd place: Krups kitchen & bathroom products

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Robert Jon Kathy
$7,600 $7,500 $800
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
16 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $15,900

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Game tape date: 1991-12-10
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