Show #7991 - Monday, May 13, 2019

2019 Teachers Tournament semifinal game 1.


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Sara DelVillano, a middle school instrumental music teacher from Lanham, Maryland

Trevor Crowell, a high school Spanish teacher from Mountain View, California

Joe Rengstorf, a middle school special education teacher from Poulsbo, Washington

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
    $200 9
This university, the Bruins of the Pac-12, waves its banners in blue & gold
    $200 1
Ohhhhh man, that curry just ain't sitting well right now:
    $200 4
In 1991 William Martin called this North Carolina evangelist a "Prophet With Honor"
    $200 16
This daytime talk show host is now putting everyday folks through her "Game of Games"
    $200 21
Although he may be legendary, William Tell is one of the best-known heroes of this nation
    $400 15
    $400 10
The Woodstock Theological Library is part of this D.C. Jesuit school
    $400 2
In shock, I wandered among the players--how had I, Alex Trebek, become Super Bowl MVP?:
    $400 5
Robert Massie's detailed biography of this Russian ruler is subtitled "Portrait of a Woman"
    $400 17
"Schooled", a spinoff of "The Goldbergs", takes place in this decade, one later than its parent show
    $400 22
This form of "William" is in the German title of Friedrich Schiller's play about Tell
    $600 26
Oh Hell!,
    $600 11
Founded in 1754 as King's College, it's the oldest institution of higher learning in New York
    $600 3
I'll close with the final stitch now...uh-oh, where's my watch?:
    DD: $1,000 6
Peter Guralnick's book about "The Rise of Elvis Presley" is aptly titled "Last Train to" this city
    $600 18
The Poodle, the Alien & the Monster were some celebrity disguises on this Fox music show
    $600 23
In the traditional William Tell story, this is the cause of death of the cruel governor Gessler
    $800 27
    $800 12
John Steinbeck studied marine biology at this private California school on & off 1919-1925, but never got a degree
    $800 29
Yesterday I realized I should learn to play jazz flute:
    $800 7
"The Professor and the Madman" is about the insane murderer who helped create this reference work
    $800 19
This bestselling Japanese author takes on America's clutter on the Netflix show "Tidying Up"
    $800 24
The overture to this Italian composer's opera about William Tell is used to speed things up
    $1000 28
    $1000 13
A land-grant school, it started out as East Alabama Male College; it got its colorful name in 1960
    $1000 30
Sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee:
    $1000 8
"The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters" is about "The Tragic and Glamorous Lives" of Jackie Kennedy & this sis, who died in 2019
    $1000 20
In "I Am the Night", Chris Pine is a reporter caught up in this real-life unsolved Hollywood murder case
    $1000 25
The bad guys in the William Tell story work for this Austrian dynasty

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

Joe Trevor Sara
$1,200 $2,400 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Trevor Sara
$1,800 $5,800 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
This "monstrous" Scottish lake contains an island that in the 15th century was home to a castle
    $400 6
This form of rock music that emerged in the 1990s was also known as the Seattle sound
    $400 26
Al Gore won along with the IPCC, the Intergovernmental Panel on this
    $400 14
An underdeveloped right myocardium is known as "parchment" this organ
    $400 21
In Sonnet 17, Shakespeare fears that his writings might turn to this color with age & "be scorn'd like old men of less truth"
    $400 1
The making of a rock journalist:
"Almost ____"
    $800 12
Sri Lanka, India & Myanmar all border this bay
    $800 7
"Some like it hot, some like it cold, some like it in the pot, nine days old"
    $800 28
Ralph Bunche won for his efforts in ending the war that began when this country came into being in 1948
    $800 15
One more reason to monitor this substance in your diet: it can build up & cause strawberry gallbladder
    $800 22
Pretending to dissuade Othello from jealousy, he calls the emotion "the green-eyed monster"
    $800 2
Geena & Susan played them:
"____ & ____"
    $1200 13
It's the gulf seen here--that's Prince Edward Island near the south end
    $1200 8
If this squeaks every time you enter or leave a room, try taking out the pin & lubricating it
    DD: $3,400 27
The Declaration of the Rights of the Child was a pivotal achievement for this organization
    $1200 16
Wearing an ill-fitting shoe can contribute to "hammer"-this
    $1200 23
"Tellest thou me of black and blue?" says Falstaff in this comedy; "I was beaten myself into all the colors of the rainbow"
    $1200 3
"Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and ____ ____ ____"
    $1600 19
Built in the 1970s, a bridge over this strait connects the Asian & European sections of Istanbul
    $1600 9
It can mean a medicated throat candy, or in geometry, the shape seen here
    $1600 29
The ICBL, or International Campaign to Ban these long-lasting weapons, took home the honor in 1997
    $1600 17
This undergarment "liver" is caused by the stays of said undergarment pressing on a rib
    DD: $2,000 24
At the end of a major battle in this play, the future Henry VII declares, "We will unite the white rose and the red"
    $1600 4
"The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But ____ ____ ____ ____"
    $2000 20
Much of Venezuela's oil has come from the basin of this lake, the country's largest
    $2000 10
A severe form of this skin disease in dogs is caused by a mite that can give humans scabies
    $2000 30
The 1931 Nobel Peace Prize was shared by 2 Americans:
Nicholas Butler & this Hull House cofounder
    $2000 18
The book "Hillbilly Elegy" describes dental problems known as this citrusy soda "mouth"
    $2000 25
This doomed, sarcastic friend of Romeo's insists, "I am the very pink of courtesy"
    $2000 5
From 2004:
"Eternal ____ ____ ____ ____ ____"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Trevor Sara
$6,800 $10,600 $14,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

John & Priscilla Alden lie in the USA's oldest maintained cemetery, which like a poem about the couple, is named for this person

Final scores:

Joe Trevor Sara
$5,399 $100 $7,599
2nd place: $10,000 3rd place: $10,000 Finalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joe Trevor Sara
$4,600 $12,600 $14,000
17 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
17 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $31,200

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Game tape date: 2019-04-02
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