Show #8025 - Friday, June 28, 2019

2019 Teen Tournament final game 2.


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Ryan Presler, an eighth grader from Sioux Falls, South Dakota (subtotal of $15,999)

Lucas Miner, a junior from Miami, Florida (subtotal of $14,800)

Avi Gupta, a senior from Portland, Oregon (subtotal of $24,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
This state agency, the DMV for short, administers the test
    $200 6
Art supplies humor, as in this type of drawing that exaggerates certain features
    $200 11
2-word term meaning to make an unresponsive program set you free; on a Mac it's command-option-escape
    $200 16
Let's chill at the New York public one; it has 92 locations & more than 55 million items, including DVDs
    $200 26
"Home, home on the range, where" these play
    $200 21
On some journeys, this artificial waterway can save ships 8,000 nautical miles
    $400 2
This alliterative method to get your car alongside the curb just might be on the test
    $400 7
...inspiration, as in "Prince of Peace", a vision of him by then 8-year-old Akiane Kramarik
    $400 12
Meaning overhyped, this word suggests a grilled meat sandwich without anything inside it
    $400 22
Be it Bondi in Sydney or Redondo in Cali, it's always a fun day at this geographic feature
    $400 27
"O beautiful for spacious skies..."
    $400 20
There are 35-foot-tall replicas of Heinz ketchup bottles at Heinz Field in this U.S. city
    $600 3
To take the test in most states, you'll need this proof of financial responsibility in case anything goes wrong
    $600 8
Art supplies fashion ideas--here's what 18th-century women wore for this outdoor activity (sidesaddle, of course)
    $600 13
It's a less-than-chiseled paternal physique
    $600 23
Sometimes it's fun to relax at home with your pals & listen to hits like "Natural" & "Believer" by this beastly band
    $600 28
"You are my sunshine, my only sunshine, you make me happy when..."
    DD: $1,000 17
Lieutenant Joseph Ives gave this name to a brilliantly colored Arizona desert, now partly within Petrified Forest National Park
    $800 4
Mirrors aren't enough--look over your shoulder to check these areas before changing lanes
    $800 9
...a new perspective, as in "Ma Jolie", his 1911 portrait of his girlfriend as a heap of triangles
    $800 14
Double-talk way of saying something or someone is insane or beyond understanding
    $800 24
In the '80s, teen gamers hung in arcades to see ghosts named Blinky, Pinky, Inky & Clyde chase this guy around a maze
    $800 29
"Doe, a deer, a female deer; ray, a drop of golden sun; me..."
    $800 19
Confederation Bridge connects New Brunswick with this Canadian province
    $1000 5
Failing to give this 3-word clearance to pedestrians can be an automatic failure
    $1000 10
...history lessons, as in Benjamin West's depiction of a 1755 battle in this North American war
    $1000 15
A 2018 conference on computational linguistics included 4 papers on detection of this untrue stuff you read & hear
    $1000 25
Nowadays, teen gamers hang using voice & text chat on this app with a name meaning strife or lack of harmony
    $1000 30
"Oh my darling, oh my darling, oh my darling Clementine..."
    $1000 18
This South African city was the capital of the Transvaal

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

Avi Lucas Ryan
$7,000 $200 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Avi Lucas Ryan
$8,400 $3,000 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 14
In 2002 15-year-old poet Caroline Bird published her acclaimed debut volume, including "Spilt" this, over which she cries
    $400 26
H2O below 32 degrees Fahrenheit, it's considered a mineral if it's formed naturally
    $400 6
Winning 4-2, France claimed victory in the 2018 men's soccer World Cup final held in this Russian capital
    $400 1
As a unit of time, an eon generally lasts for this many years
    $400 17
This carrot-topped Viking explorer colonized Greenland
    $400 11
Drop an "E" from a lavish meal to get this verb meaning to abstain from food
    $800 22
John Keats, part of this passionate early 19th century movement, wrote his 1st known poem at about 18 & didn't live to see 26
    $800 27
Lodestone, a naturally magnetic rock, contains this elemental metal
    $800 7
The oldest of pro tennis' 4 Grand Slam tournaments is this one held in England since 1877
    $800 2
A standard "hour" of treatment with a therapist lasts this many minutes, 83.33% of an hour
    $800 18
In 1492 he was given the title "Admiral of the Ocean Sea"
    $800 12
Drop the "L" from a type of bedspread to get this verb that means "to resign"
    $1200 23
The documentary "Louder Than a Bomb" follows teens competing in one of these violent-sounding poetry events
    $1200 28
Dreidel, dreidel, dreidel, I made it out of this 4-letter substance, particles of soil smaller than .002 millimeter
    $1200 8
The IJF is the International Federation for this martial art that gives belts of rank from white to black
    $1200 3
The days-in-each-month mnemonic that starts with these 4 words has been traced back to 1425
    $1200 19
Once he started working for Spain in 1517, he was known by a Spanish form of his name, not the Portuguese Fernão
    $1200 13
Drop the "T" from intense fear to get this mistake
    $1600 24
This Welshman was just 18 when he wrote "And Death Shall Have No Dominion"
    $1600 29
To make quartz you need oxygen & this element--& lots of crystallization
    $1600 9
In 2018 Jessie Diggins & Kikkan Randall dashed across the snow for the 1st Olympic gold by U.S. women in this sport
    $1600 4
Leap seconds are sometimes added to clocks because this is slowing down
    DD: $4,000 20
He set sail from England in December 1577 & completed his circumnavigation of the world on Sept. 26, 1580
    $1600 15
A synonym for "vision" drops its "T" & becomes this sound of relief or weariness
    $2000 25
1760s teen Thomas Chatterton wrote of this astronomer's "System", "Our Earth supreme / rolls with the planets round the solar gleam"
    $2000 30
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows crystalline structures on the monitor.) Crystals fall into seven systems based on the arrangement of the axes they form; the three axes are equal length & all perpendicular in this this symmetric one, known by a 5-letter adjective
    $2000 10
A tournament in this sport named after a school is held yearly among Argentina, South Africa, Australia & New Zealand
    DD: $1,000 5
Jet lag is a disruption in these rhythms of the body, from Latin words for "about the day"
    $2000 21
In 1911 local Quechua speaker Melchor Arteaga led Hiram Bingham to this "lost" Incan city
    $2000 16
Drop the "F" from a word meaning very cold & it comes this, stiff or unyielding

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Avi Lucas Ryan
$18,200 $4,600 $17,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The first mention of this locale is in Chretien de Troyes' 12th century poem "Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart"

Final scores:

Avi Lucas Ryan
$26,600 $9,200 $26,402

Cumulative scores:

Avi Lucas Ryan
$50,800 $24,000 $42,401
Tournament champion: $100,000 2nd runner-up: $25,000 1st runner-up: $50,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Avi Lucas Ryan
$19,200 $5,600 $15,000
27 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
12 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $39,800

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Game tape date: 2018-12-11
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