Show #481 - Monday, October 13, 1986

Dave Traini game 2.


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Alec Binnie, a student originally from Des Moines, Iowa

Jackie Giles, a real estate appraiser from San Diego, California

Dave Traini, a teacher from Medford Lakes, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 8
Regarded by some psychologists as a primary drive like sex & thirst, it "killed the cat"
    $100 7
The "I" in "IQ"
    $100 11
Cosmopolitan says to do this if a dinner guest is an hour late
    $100 1
In the chronology of presidents, he's the only one that's counted twice
    $100 12
As Canada is divided into provinces, the U.S. is divided into these
    $200 9
A "W" score in his test means a response involving the entire blot
    $200 24
While men work up a sweat, women merely glisten with this
    $200 4
Of 10, 12 or 15%, the minimum amount a waiter should be tipped for satisfactory service
    $200 2
Making more money than this president in 1931, Babe Ruth supposedly said, "I had a better year than he did"
    $200 13
In Disney's "Mickey's Christmas Carol", this comic book character played Scrooge
    $300 18
Anything reputed to excite sexual desire, like oysters or rhino horn
    $300 23
Residents of Michigan are called this
    $300 10
As with birth announcements, it is proper to send notes when an older child joins a family in this way
    $300 3
The 2 presidents both buried in Quincy, Massachusetts
    $300 17
While the men's basketball team of Northland College is the Lumberjacks, the women's is called this
    $400 19
The Electra complex is the female counterpart of this
    $400 22
For a stripper, running the risk of catching a cold is a hazard of this kind
    $400 16
Introduced in the late 1800s, individual holders for this vegetable made it "respectable"
    $400 5
President who sent federal troops to Little Rock in school desegregation crisis
    DD: $100 15
Title of the following:

"Manah manah / Do do do do do / Manah manah / Do do do do / Manah manah / Do do do do do de do do do do do do do do do..."
    $500 20
Term for a strong, persistent & irrational fear brought on by a specific stimulus
    $500 21
    $500 6
Trying to save this dying pres., people of Elberon, N.J. build 1-mile railroad spur overnight in 1881
    $500 14
Guinness Book of World Records lists it as the top-selling copyrighted book in publishing history

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

Dave Jackie Alec
$1,400 $600 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Jackie Alec
$3,700 $1,000 -$100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
An Egyptian monument or the monster of Thebes who killed those who couldn't answer her riddle
    $200 11
This group of nearly 3 million leads opposition to gun control legislation
    $200 13
Site of "Happy Days", it's the town that made Fonzie famous
    $200 24
Pontiac was a chief of this tribe for whom Canada's capital is named
    $200 23
Keats said, "A thing of beauty is" this "forever"
    $200 6
Type of pulley system, or 2 things linemen do in football
    $400 2
Horn of the goat that suckled the infant Zeus, its name has come to symbolize plenty
    $400 10
You must score in the top 2% on standardized intelligence test to join this club
    $400 14
While Norm Peterson sips & Carla Tortelli quips, Diane Chambers collects tips in this city
    $400 25
George Guess was English name of this inventor of the Cherokee alphabet
    $400 22
William Blake described it as "burning bright in the forests of the night"
    $400 7
It's where a former Monkee would store his scuba gear
    $600 3
It was he who finally freed Prometheus from the rock to which he was chained
    $600 9
14 U.S. presidents have been members of this, claimed to be the world's largest fraternal order
    $600 15
Theme from "The Patty Duke Show" told us Patty's only seen the sights of this NYC neighborhood
    $600 26
He's revered among the Sioux as their greatest warrior
    $600 19
He also wrote "The Charge of the Heavy Brigade"
    $600 8
A mounted member of a bullfighting team, or what you do on "Let's Make a Deal"
    $800 4
She warned the Trojans armed Greeks were in the wooden horse, but they didn't believe her
    $800 12
Former Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox heads up this citizens' lobby in Washington
    $800 27
The Lawrence clan of the ABC series "Family" lived here, though for them things weren't always rosy
    $800 29
Each year, Arapaho Indians do this dance for 72 consecutive hours
    $800 20
Ben Jonson told Celia, "Drink to me only with thine eyes, & I will" do this
    DD: $1,500 17
That nagging feeling you've heard that Dionne Warwick song before
    $1000 5
In Scandinavian mythology they are called "Ask & Embla"
    $1000 16
From the Indian word "to make ourselves known", their motto is "We Build"
    DD: $800 28
The TV towns of Opie Taylor & Beaver Cleaver, both beginning with "May"
    $1000 21
Robert Louis Stevenson concluded that they "shall bring my boats ashore"
    $1000 18
Fanatics of a certain Terry Gilliam film or the edible seeds of a South American tree

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Jackie Alec
$10,800 $2,400 $1,500
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Only state whose official 2-letter abbreviation consists of 2 vowels

Final scores:

Dave Jackie Alec
$12,000 $3,001 $1,000
2-day champion: $26,601 2nd place: Whirlpool washer & dryer + Armstrong carpeting 3rd place: Emerson 20" stereo TV

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dave Jackie Alec
$10,100 $2,700 $1,700
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,500

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Game tape date: 1986-08-20
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