Show #8016 - Monday, June 17, 2019

2019 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 1.


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Ryan Presler, an eighth grader from Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Stephanie Pierson, a junior from Macon, Georgia

Teagan O'Sullivan, a freshman from Charlotte, North Carolina

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter V.)
(Alex: All you have to do is identify the country.)
    $200 1
Police & fire departments across the nation are mouthing along to popular songs in these challenges
    $200 6
As a verb it's what you're supposed to do to excel in school; as a noun, it's a room for reading
    $200 9
This dairy product is often paired with peaches to describe someone with a fair complexion
    $200 26
Martin Truex Jr. of this racing circuit sped away with Best Driver
    $200 15
Title for the student with the highest academic ranking who delivers a speech at graduation
    $200 10
    $400 2
In the Chubby Bunny challenge, you say the title phrase with as many of these fluffy sweets in your mouth as possible
    $400 7
Dad loves his heavy new black skillet made of this type of "iron"; he seasons it with oil to keep it like new
    $400 19
The mushroom kingdom is the home of this bae of Mario
    $400 27
Best Player in this league was a layup for Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx
    $400 16
It's a household appliance, or a space devoid of matter
    $400 11
    $600 3
Everyone was standing still to "Black Beatles" by Rae Sremmurd in the challenge named for these dummies
    $600 8
Polycarbonate windows function as this, any material that keeps heat in during winter, out during summer
    $600 20
The Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl is a college football game played in this state capital
    $600 28
Born Alexandra, this gymnast was one of the "sister survivors" who won the Arthur Ashe Courage Award
    $600 25
Hazy or unspecific
    $600 12
Parnassus & Helicon
    $800 4
The setup seen here is used to contact this ghostly boy in a spooky challenge
    $800 23
One of the 7 Deadly Sins, or a mirrored dressing table that's great for applying make-up
    $800 21
The name of this smooth-skinned peach begins with the favored drink of the Greek gods
    $800 29
Alexander Ovechkin was 2018's Best Male Athlete for finally winning the Stanley Cup with this team
    $800 17
This 8-letter word is a synonym for neighborhood
    $800 13
Zion & Sodom
    $1000 5
In the challenge named for this film & Roald Dahl book, you try to make it look like kids have telekinetic powers
    DD: $2,000 24
This word means "designed for work", yet Uncle Joe has that type of recliner in which he does none
    $1000 22
Also the name of a job, it's the popular peachy dessert seen here
    $1000 30
Once the backup, this Eagles QB won Best Championship Performance for his work in Super Bowl 52
    $1000 18
It's a member of the camel family, seen here
    $1000 14
Phnom Aoral

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

Teagan Stephanie Ryan
$3,800 $800 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Teagan Stephanie Ryan
$5,400 $1,400 $7,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: How appropriate.)
(Alex: With "good" coming up in each correct response.)
    $400 16
On June 30, 1859 a French acrobat became the first daredevil to cross these falls on a tightrope
    $400 28
It marks an ending; Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, even puts one at the end of her signature
    $400 20
Alfred Nobel added an inert substance to very unstable nitroglycerin to make this more easily handled explosive
    $400 2
The "Arabian Nights" tales include one about Prince Husain, who flies around on a magical one of these
    $400 8
It looks like these plants are ready for picking
    $400 12
An apatosaurus named Arlo befriends a human boy in this 2015 animated film
    $800 15
King John sealed this "in the meadow...called Runnymede...on the 15th day of June in the 17th year of our reign"
    $800 22
The "air" version of these usually signals that a speaker is being sarcastic
    $800 21
A paper cylinder holding a weak explosive, or a red, white & blue popsicle brand
    $800 1
"Sing aloud unto God our strength", says this biblical book of poems meant to be sung
    $800 13
It's quicker to grow tulips from these usually rounded organs rather than from seeds
    $800 7
Sam Smith bemoans his expertise at breakups in this hit song from 2017
    $1200 17
The first day of the Allied invasion of Normandy, June 6, 1944 is known as this letter-perfect name
    $1200 23
It was Ladislav Sutnar who put telephone area codes inside these
    $1200 29
It's the term used for the process of destroying a building by using explosives to make it collapse inward on itself
    $1200 3
Dating from 3,500 years ago, this civilization's "Book of the Dead" is a manual for the afterlife
    $1200 9
Koalas spend a lot of time eating and sleeping in this type of tree
    $1200 6
On this sitcom ordinary woman Kristen Bell believed she was sent to the wrong region in the afterlife
    $1600 18
He sent a war message to Congress June 1, 1812; on June 18, Congress declared war on Great Britain
    $1600 25
Commas separate phrases in a series; when the phrases contain commas, separate using these
    $1600 26
The largest explosion in earth's recorded history was from one of these on Indonesia in 1815
    $1600 4
In "Analects" this ancient Chinese philosopher said, "When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them"
    DD: $1,500 14
Some people drink the juice of this succulent for its health benefits & a gel is used to relieve sunburns
    $1600 10
Seen here, she was the voice of Judy Hopps in "Zootopia"
    $2000 19
The first section of this city's famed Boardwalk along the New Jersey shore opened on June 26, 1870
    $2000 24
An em one is longer than an en one
    $2000 27
These sudden outbursts of energy on the Sun's surface are the largest explosions in the solar system
    DD: $2,000 5
Ancient Greek playwright Sophocles wrote 2 plays named for this complex & troubled King of Thebes
    $2000 30
Native to India and other parts of Asia, a single one of these unusual trees can resemble a small forest
    $2000 11
"Lucid Dreams" is a top 10 hit from this 2018 Juice Wrld album

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Teagan Stephanie Ryan
$19,300 $7,000 $12,600

Final Jeopardy! Round

Neighborhoods in this city include Federal Street, Gallows Hill & Witchcraft Heights

Final scores:

Teagan Stephanie Ryan
$25,201 $13,999 $19,301
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Teagan Stephanie Ryan
$21,400 $9,000 $12,600
24 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $43,000

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Game tape date: 2018-12-10
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