Show #1785 - Friday, May 8, 1992

1992 College Championship quarterfinal game 5.


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Stephanie Leveene, a senior from the University of Delaware

Nick Jungman, a sophomore from the University of Oklahoma

Billy Baxter, a senior from the College of William & Mary

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
The Little White Chapel in this Nevada city opened the 1st drive-up wedding window in the U.S.
    $100 13
Schools from this Rocky Mountain state have won 26 skiing titles since 1954
    $100 11
There's a 25-foot-high statue of this award at the TV Academy's Hall of Fame Plaza in North Hollywood
    $100 1
Located on Sicily, it's the highest active volcano in Europe
    $100 21
A person with whom one corresponds, usually without meeting, is a "pen one of these
    $100 26
An obese feline
    $200 3
The bomb that killed this Indian leader in May also killed 16 others, including the assassin
    $200 15
In 1978 John McEnroe won the NCAA tennis singles title while attending this school near Palo Alto, Calif.
    $200 12
Dana Carvey won an American Comedy Award for this TV show; isn't that special?
    $200 7
Legend says that this sacred Japanese mountain was formed during an earthquake in 286 B.C.
    $200 22
A phrase that expresses gratitude, or the type of letter that does the same thing
    $200 27
Heated housing for students on or near campus
    $300 4
Muscle Training Illustrated Magazine named this Israeli prime minister Man of the Year
    $300 18
This college long jump record holder won Olympic titles in the event in 1984 & 1988
    $300 14
The Palme d'Or is the top prize at this famous French film festival
    $300 8
Though only 3 degrees south of the equator, this African mt.'s Kibu Peak is permanently covered in snow
    $300 23
4-letter word that usually begins a personal letter's salutation, even if you don't like the person
    $300 28
Hide money under the mattress
    $400 5
The 3 colors on the Russian flag raised above the Kremlin December 25, 1991
    $400 19
The tournament to decide the national champion in this sport culminates in the "Final Four"
    $400 16
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees won this Nobel Prize in 1981
    $400 9
In the '70s efforts were undertaken to restore this Alaskan mt.'s original name, Denali
    $400 24
When you apply for a job, send a cover letter & one of these summaries of education & experience
    $400 29
A slender shaft shot from a bow
    $500 6
In April this former Mass. senator became the 1st Democrat to throw his hat in the presidential ring
    $500 20
Janet Evans holds 2 college records in this sport
    $500 17
Sebastian de Grazia won a 1990 Pulitzer Prize for a book about this "Prince" of Florentine thinkers
    DD: $500 10
Penn.'s highest point is in these mountains the most northwesterly main range of the Appalachians
    $500 25
This is the main part of a letter; we suppose you'd call it the "corpus" in Latin
    $500 30
It's what you might call a mother or father who strays from the right course

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Billy Nick Stephanie
$600 $1,200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Billy Nick Stephanie
$3,300 $2,500 $2,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
This sharpshooter's original first name was Phoebe
    $200 19
In population, it's the world's largest nation with a Spanish-speaking majority
    $200 9
In 1831 he wrote a book of poetry called "Leaves of Autumn" & a novel about a hunchback
    $200 1
It's the baton twirler who leads a marching band
    $200 2
Around 1624 William Tucker became the 1st black child born & baptized in this Virginia settlement
    $200 24
If you want to get married, you may go to a j.p., which is one of these
    $400 5
This Argentinian First Lady was largely responsible for that country's passage of women's suffrage
    $400 20
Cuzco, about 350 miles south of Lima, Peru, was once the capital of this empire
    $400 10
John Dryden was appointed to this poetic post in 1668 & became Royal Historiographer 2 years later
    $400 11
The Salvation Army bands are examples of these bands that use no woodwinds
    $400 3
In 1909 the Niagara Movement helped form this large civil rights organization
    $400 25
Directionally speaking, cckw, is this direction
    $600 6
Elizabeth I's forces defeated the Spanish Armada of this king, her ex-brother-in-law
    DD: $1,000 21
It's the only walled city north of the Rio Grande
    $600 15
The ancient poet Pindar wrote his lyric poems in this language
    $600 12
Elkhart in this state is considered the band instrument center of the country
    $600 18
As a result of this 1954 landmark case, segregation in public schools was declared unconstitutional
    $600 28
EST is this time
    $800 7
Victor Emmanuel III ascended this country's throne after his father was assassinated in 1900
    $800 22
The first settlers in Rio de Janeiro were not Portuguese but these French Protestants
    $800 16
Edna St. Vincent Millary graduated from this college in Poughkeepsie in 1917
    $800 13
It's a long piece of music for a solo performer & symphony orchestra
    DD: $1,000 26
In 1847 American-born Joseph Roberts was elected the first president of this African country
    $800 30
This cabinet department is DoD for short
    $1000 8
This great admiral was made Baron of the Nile after he won the Battle of the Nile in 1798
    $1000 23
Gatun Lake, created in 1912, is this Central American country's largest lake
    $1000 17
The Elizabethan courtier & explorer who wrote "The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd"
    $1000 14
Since 1801 this band has played at the inauguration of every American President
    $1000 27
In 1908 the first black sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha, was founded at this university in Washington, D.C.
    $1000 29
A measure of illumination, it's abbreviated fc

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Billy Nick Stephanie
$7,900 $9,700 $6,900

Final Jeopardy! Round

He was the most recent Democratic Vice President to become President

Final scores:

Billy Nick Stephanie
$11,400 $7,900 $12,900
2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Billy Nick Stephanie
$8,200 $10,700 $6,900
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
25 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $25,800

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Game tape date: 1992-03-08
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