Show #578 - Wednesday, February 25, 1987

1987 Teen Tournament semifinal game 3.


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Mike Becker, a senior at Jesuit High School from Gretna, Louisiana

Lisa Patterson, a junior at Pasadena High School from Pasadena, Texas

Michael Galvin, a senior at Shaker Heights High School from Shaker Heights, Ohio

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 8
In its larval stage, a toad or frog is called this
    $100 9
The sprockets on a bike are "linked" to one another by this
    $100 3
Sodom's sinful sister city
    $100 10
"On my honor, I will try: To serve God, my country, & mankind, & to live by" this club's law
    $100 1
This President's memorial grove on the Potomac stands in Lady Bird Johnson Park
    $100 15
This band, whose members' makeup took 1 hour to apply, were subject of 2 comic books & a TV movie
    $200 19
The shortness of these prevents toads from making the long leaps characteristic of most frogs
    $200 26
The 19th c. "police patrol tricycle" was equipped with a middle seat in the rear to convey these
    $200 4
February 2nd
    $200 11
In this "club" that has 243 offices nationally, teens set up real companies with adult help
    $200 2
Robert E. Lee's was buried, but Stonewall Jackson's was stuffed & is on display in Virginia
    $200 16
With little airplay & no U.S. Top 40 Singles, Iron Maiden's heavy schedule of doing this brought success
    $300 23
Amphibians are 1 of 7 classes of animals grouped in the phylum defined by having these
    $300 27
Part of a bicycle that can be a "rat trap"
    $300 5
A type of stableboy, especially on his wedding day
    $300 12
Boys planning to be househusbands might want to join this group known as "FHA"
    $300 18
The Encyclopedia Americana calls this pageant "the best known annual event in New Jersey"
    $300 17
Ozzy Osbourne might well feel this way if he sang this 1970 Black Sabbath song & no one applauded
    $400 24
Salamanders are the adult amphibians with these
    $400 28
Movie character who looked out a window & saw Elvira Gulch turn into a witch while riding a bicycle
    $400 6
The metal "Au" in powder form
    $400 13
The coed division of the Boy Scouts of America
    $400 21
A memorial wheat field near Dodge City in this state is shaped to look like Will Rogers' head
    $400 20
Motley Crue drummer who married Heather Locklear, perhaps with a heavy metal wedding band
    $500 25
Amphibian is from Greek "amphi" meaning double & "bios" meaning this
    $500 29
The "steer-horn" and "turned down sports" are 2 popular types of these
    $500 7
Hearing that only the future ruler of Asia could untie this, Alexander the Great cut it with a sword
    DD: $300 14
2 of the 4 Hs for which the 4-H Club is named
    $500 22
The highest peak in the state of Hawaii is Mauna Kea on this island
    $500 30
This group got $1.5 million at the 1983 US Festival, the most ever paid for 1 set

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Michael Lisa Mike
$1,300 $700 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Lisa Mike
$2,200 $1,100 $2,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Cardiac muscle is found only in this organ
    $200 11
Name shared by former football player Jim, former Governor Jerry & current TV cop "Downtown"
    $200 25
The 1st professional football game was played between 2 Penn. teams in this century
    $200 1
In the 1984 cult film "Repo Man", it's what the repo man repo'd
    $200 26
Little Tommy Tucker does this "for his supper"
    $200 16
In George M. Cohan's song, "Yankee Doodle Dandy" is a "real live nephew of..." this man
    $400 7
Tiny lung sacs called alveoli are where carbon dioxide is exchanged for this
    DD: $400 12
Group heard in the following, they took their name from color of lead singer's hair:

"Holding back the years..."
    $400 24
Century in which "The Star-Spangled Banner" became our official national anthem
    $400 2
Kelly LeBrock was the scarlet lady of the title in this Gene Wilder film
    $400 27
It's what, "Tom, Tom, the piper's son stole, ...& away he run!"
    $400 17
Exodus 12:15 says, "7 days shall ye eat" this kind of bread
    $600 8
The key organ of human metabolism, it converts sugar & secrets bile
    $600 13
Flaxen is a pale shade of this color
    $600 23
The century that saw Pizarro conquer the Incas & Cortes defeat the Aztecs
    $600 3
In "Prizzi's Honor", they played a married couple who were both professional assassins
    $600 28
Day on which Solomon Grundy got married
    DD: $300 18
In Declaration of Independence, these rights include "life, liberty & the pursuit of happiness"
    $800 9
The 2 main parts of these are the matrix & plate; you buff the plates to make them shine
    $800 14
Color & name of 1 of the 4 ghosts in Ms. Pacman
    $800 21
Numerical designation of the century that immediately preceded the 1st century A.D.
    $800 4
Film in which Steven Spielberg, Joe Dante, & George Miller each directed 1 segment, while John Landis did 2
    $800 29
It's what you should do with hot cross buns, "If you have no daughters"
    $800 19
Aeschylus wrote "Prometheus Bound" &, centuries later, Percy Shelley wrote this
    $1000 10
It lies near the base of the brain & is often called "the master gland"
    $1000 15
"Roy G. Biv" is a memory device for remembering the colors in this
    $1000 22
The century in which Leonardo da Vinci & Michelangelo were born
    $1000 5
Warner Bros. bought the rights for this Tarzan film from Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc.
    $1000 30
In "I saw a ship a-sailing", the sailors were white mice while the captain was this
    $1000 20
In "Henry IV, Part II", the word preceding "lies the head that wears a crown"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Lisa Mike
$6,400 $2,300 $6,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Man's name formed by using, in order, the 1st letters of 5 consecutive months

Final scores:

Michael Lisa Mike
$12,800 $1,600 $0
Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michael Lisa Mike
$6,700 $2,300 $6,700
25 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
1 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $15,700

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Game tape date: 1986-12-29
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