Show #8221 - Monday, May 25, 2020

2020 Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 1.


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Ivory Johnson, a high school social studies teacher from Hollandale, Mississippi

Peter Gouveia, a 7th grade English teacher from Rye, New York

Amanda Baltimore, a 7th grade science teacher from Cocoa Beach, Florida

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
God reveals in Genesis, "Neither shall there any more be a" this "to destroy the earth"
    $200 11
An ancient reptile:
    $200 1
Notebook paper with horizontal lines 9/32nd of an inch apart is called this-ruled
    $200 6
The 1840 Treaty of Waitangi was an agreement between the British government & these native people of New Zealand
    $200 16
This actor has twice played the role of Archie Bunker for live specials of "All in the Family"
    $200 19
Tony the Tiger knows this cereal originally included the word "Sugar" in its name but later dropped it
    $400 27
"So Jesus came again into Cana of Galilee, where he made the water" this
    $400 12
One part of a symphony:
    $400 2
Don't panic--this part you refill in a mechanical pencil doesn't have any of the toxic metal in its name
    $400 7
The Black Death that killed more than a third of the population of Europe in the 1300s was an epidemic of this infectious disease
    $400 17
On May 6, 2019 this couple welcomed a son, 7 lb., 3 oz. Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor
    $400 22
Brown sugar gets its color & distinct flavor from this syrup
    $600 28
"Blessed is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy... for the time is at hand" is in this Bible book
    $600 13
Its orbit takes 165 years:
    $600 3
Paul Van Cleef is credited with inventing this "cement" named for the latex it originally contained
    $600 8
He & his squadron showed up in Uraga Harbor in 1853, & Japan was soon forced to open its ports to U.S. ships
    $600 18
This show that debuted on the CW in 2017 is a darker version of the "Archie" comics
    $600 23
Consisting of sugar, flavoring & color, the brand Flossugar is used to make this concession stand favorite
    $800 29
Matthew 25:35--"For I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a" this, "and ye took me in"
    $800 14
A shoemaker for an Arabian or a trotter:
    $800 4
These clips come in a 2.4" size that holds 250 sheets of paper; they also turn a regular hanger into a dress pants hanger!
    $800 9
After escaping from gladiator training school, he led fellow runaway slaves in the Third Servile War
    $800 20
Dad to 2 other star quarterbacks, he played most of his NFL career with the Saints
    $800 24
Pres. Bolsonaro of this major sugar-growing country has allowed expanded production in ecologically sensitive areas
    DD: $3,400 30
In Exodus, "It is the sacrifice of the Lord's" this "when he smote the Egyptians, and delivered our houses"
    $1000 15
Food partly from Old French for "cabbage":
    $1000 5
This product began when a 3M employee thought of using its low-tack adhesive to create bookmarks for his choir hymnal
    $1000 10
From a word for "merchant", this econ. system big in the 1600s was about a favorable balance of trade & amassing precious metal
    $1000 21
Archibald Leach was the original name of this Hollywood leading man who had a flair for comedy
    $1000 25
Glucose is classified as this type of simple carbohydrate, from words meaning "single" & "sugar"

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

Amanda Peter Ivory
$3,400 $600 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Peter Ivory
$5,600 $3,400 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with that letter.)
    $400 1
On "Breaking Bad", a chilling medical diagnosis led to this chemistry teacher making significant changes in his life
    $400 11
The water droplets that sometimes form on the outside of a glass are an example of this process
    $400 26
"American Dirt" is about a mother & son fleeing the violence of this country
    $400 16
To convert inches to these, multiply by 2.54
    $400 3
From its resemblance to a certain game, the skyscraper seen here is nicknamed this Building
    $400 21
There's an amphibian in this 8-letter verb that means to jump over
    $800 2
Will Schuester sang "Leaving On A Jet Plane" & a lot of other stuff on this show, like you probably do all the time in your classes
    $800 12
In 1742 he developed his centigrade scale
    $800 27
Shh! It's the 5-letter title of Susan Cain's book about "The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking"
    $800 17
One Japanese type of this tall hollow grass takes about 120 years to blossom; after that, it usually dies
    $800 4
It opened in 1899 with 843 animals; today, it has over 6,000
    $800 22
This adjective means of or pertaining to the sense of smell
    $1200 8
Mr. Garvey called roll looking for "D-nice" (Denise), "Balakay" (Blake), & "A.A. Ron" (Aaron) on the sketch show from this title duo
    DD: $2,000 13
This element, atomic number 27, is used to make blue pigment for pottery & glass
    $1200 28
This author of the memoir "Eat Pray Love" wrote the 2019 fiction bestseller "City of Girls"
    $1200 18
This tick-borne disease is named for a town in Connecticut where it was first observed in 1975
    $1200 5
You'll be tickled pink to know that at the Plaza Hotel, you can book a really pink suite named for this literary girl
    $1200 23
These 2 adjectives are antonyms of each other & are derived from 2 of the divisions in taxonomy
    $1600 9
Rooming with 3 guys, Jess lost her teaching gig but rebounded & became a principal on this FOX sitcom that ran from 2011 to 2018
    $1600 14
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents while sitting on a sofa with a dog.) Petting a cat or dog for 10 minutes has been shown to reduce the levels of this 8-letter stress hormone produced by the adrenal glands
    DD: $4,400 29
Donna Tartt wrote "The Goldfinch"; Kristin Hannah wrote this bestseller that also has an avian title
    $1600 19
In 1927 he was the first recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross
    $1600 6
To visit the Statue of Liberty, hop on a ferry at this site named for the line of cannons that once defended it
    $1600 24
This synonym for chasm comes from the Greek for "bottomless"
    $2000 10
Mr. Feeny, closing out this '90s show on ABC: "Believe in yourselves. Dream. Try. Do good... I love you all. Class dismissed"
    $2000 15
Derived from the Latin name for Wales, where rocks of the period were first discovered, it was the first period of the Paleozoic Era
    $2000 30
Journalists Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohey took readers inside their investigation of Harvey Weinstein in this bestseller
    $2000 20
Following the path of a civil rights march, the shortest national historic trail, 54 miles, extends between these 2 Ala. cities
    $2000 7
At one time or another, this famous apartment building was home to Leonard Bernstein, Lauren Bacall & John Lennon
    $2000 25
These lyric poets or minstrels of the 11th to the 13th centuries wrote in the Provençal language

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Peter Ivory
$15,600 $11,000 $0

Final Jeopardy! Round

Touching Canada at Boundary County, the northern part of this state's panhandle has been referred to as "The Chimney"

Final scores:

Amanda Peter Ivory
$17,600 $6,399 $0
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Amanda Peter Ivory
$17,600 $11,000 $7,800
23 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
0 W
13 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $36,400

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Game tape date: 2020-02-24
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