Show #8023 - Wednesday, June 26, 2019

2019 Teen Tournament semifinal game 3.


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Jackson Jones, a junior from Louisville, Kentucky

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

Avi Gupta, a senior from Portland, Oregon

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will contain only a single vowel.)
    $200 17
Learn about pre-Hispanic societies at Bogota's Museo del Oro, the museum of this element
    $200 9
Sahara means "desert" in this language of north Africa & the Middle East
    $200 1
Itch has one--so does this action to deal with the itch
    $200 3
In "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald", Jude Law plays this future headmaster of Hogwarts
    $200 22
Kat Graham played Nina Dobrev's very witchy friend Bonnie on this CW show
    $200 12
Lastpass says "Security starts with strong" these, which it helps users protect
    $400 18
On display at the British Museum, the Rosetta Stone provided the key to the translation of this system of Egyptian writing
    $400 13
These long-necked ungulates most often associated with the Sahara weren't introduced there until around 200 A.D.
    $400 2
You contestants from northerly latitudes will recognize this, partially melted snow & ice
    $400 4
This Supreme Court justice is the focus of the documentary "RBG"
    $400 23
The Martha Graham School of Contemporary this 5-letter art form is found in New York City
    $400 27
"Name any song in seconds" with this app
    $600 19
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Museum of the American Revolution.) Figures bring to life some of the war's younger participants, like Joseph Plumb Martin, who first enlisted at 15 & described arriving at this Pennsylvania site in 1777 "to take up our winter quarters with no clothing, no provisions, and disheartened as need be"
    $600 14
The Sahara is home to a large number of ergs, vast areas of these shifting mounds, some that can reach 500 feet high
    $600 6
To interrogate harshly, or where you broil your burger
    $600 5
The title of this film based on Angie Thomas' Y.A. novel is what Tupac said the "Thug" in "Thug Life" stands for
    $600 24
The flour Sylvester Graham promoted was turned into this baked good in the 1850s; using it in s'mores came later
    $600 28
Snapchat says it's "The fastest way to" do this with "a moment!"
    $800 20
This largest concentration camp was converted into a museum & a memorial to victims of the Holocaust
    $800 15
Sahara plants include the mastic tree, whose name comes from an old word meaning to do this, like to the tree's resin
    $800 7
6-letter immobilizer for a fractured bone
    $800 10
"The Fools Who Dream" is the subtitle to "Audition", an Oscar-nominated song from this 2016 film
    $800 25
This swimsuit model & body-positive activist is a judge on "America's Next Top Model"
    $800 29
"Always wanted a kitten?" asks the ad copy for "My Talking" him
    DD: $2,000 21
Opened in 2009 Athens' Museum of this hilltop citadel was designed to resemble the nearby Parthenon
    $1000 16
One of the most arid & desolate parts of the Sahara is found in this country between Tunisia & Egypt
    $1000 8
Cursive writing
    $1000 11
The third & last film in this labyrinthine series is based on the novel "The Death Cure"
    $1000 26
In 2003 Lindsey Graham took over Strom Thurmond's Senate seat to represent this Southern state
    $1000 30
This app: "Discover amazing new music and directly support the artists who make it"

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

Avi Teagan Jackson
$3,200 $2,000 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Avi Teagan Jackson
$4,400 $2,800 $7,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 3
(Sarah of the Clue Crew demonstrates.) The lightweight plastic rocket flies far above the drop point, while the more massive launcher barely bounces--a textbook example of this man's second & third laws of motion
    $400 1
"Maria" & "I Feel Pretty"
    $400 9
In 2018 new president Miguel Diaz-Canel became this country's first non-Castro leader in nearly 60 years
    $400 14
Add a letter to "raise" to get this, sure to raise your spirit
    $400 15
"No!" to fully autonomous weapons, says a group called the "Campaign to Stop Killer" these humanlike devices
    $400 20
Described as up to 15' tall & a likely nightmare at the local shoe store, this legend is basically North America's Yeti
    $800 4
P stands for pressure & V for this in the ideal gas law, PV=nRT
    $800 2
"I Am Africa" & "Joseph Smith American Moses"
    $800 12
Nearly 60% of Switzerland's territory is in these mountains
    $800 25
A helpful act, or a shove that lifts you from below
    $800 16
The WWF for Nature says this kind of "loss", as of frogs' swamps & monkeys' forests, is "the greatest threat to species"
    $800 21
Would you trust your dad to shoot an apple off your head using a bow & arrow? The son of this 14th century Swiss man had to
    $1200 13
To double the stretch of a spring, you have to double the strength of the pull per "Hooke's Law of" this property
    $1200 6
Opened on Broadway in 2018:
"Someone Gets Hurt" & "Meet The Plastics"
    $1200 11
The Maldives, in this ocean, appears on lists of islands you should visit before they sink & disappear
    $1200 26
This 4-word phrase can refer to a vaccination or, metaphorically, a stimulus
    DD: $3,000 17
A 2018 Fed report said not counting mortgages, the biggest source of U.S. debt was this, incurred by young people
    $1200 22
Head to Coventry & see the pageant that retraces the path that she took through town; unlike her, you can wear clothes
    $1600 24
The First Law of Thermodynamics is AKA the principle of conservation of this
    $1600 7
"Matchmaker, Matchmaker" & "If I Were A Rich Man"
    $1600 5
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Of the 12 independent countries in South America, Brazil, which occupies nearly half the continent, borders 9 of them--all except for Chile & this country
    $1600 29
A type of iron, or to fill oneself with determination
    $1600 18
If automation replaces the USA's 3.5 million of these workers, there'll be no more songs like "18 Wheels And A Dozen Roses"
    $1600 28
You'd find this 7-foot misnamed man in Sherwood Forest
    DD: $6,000 23
Snell's Law, or the law of refraction, is a major law of this branch of physics
    $2000 8
"Mama, I'm A Big Girl Now" & "You Can't Stop The Beat"
    $2000 10
Sadly, in 2015 an earthquake damaged nearly 80% of the historic landmarks in this country's Kathmandu Valley
    $2000 30
The item seen here--as a verb, it can mean to help lift someone's spirits
    $2000 19
Many want electronic voting systems to leave this kind of trail for post-election audits & recounts
    $2000 27
This end-of-the-alphabet vigilante of 19th century Calif. used 3 quick sword strokes to carve his favorite letter into his foes

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Avi Teagan Jackson
$19,600 $14,000 $19,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

"Hard and sharp as flint... he iced his office in the dog-days; and didn't thaw it one degree at Christmas"

Tiebreaker Round

Types of it you could find in Boston Harbor on December 16, 1773 included Souchong & Bohea

Final scores:

Avi Teagan Jackson
$39,200 $27,999 $39,200
Finalist 3rd place: $10,000 2nd place: $10,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Avi Teagan Jackson
$15,600 $14,000 $16,800
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R,
3 W
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $46,400

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Game tape date: 2018-12-11
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