Show #1034 - Thursday, February 16, 1989

1989 Teen Tournament final game 1.


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Elena Whitley, a junior from Raleigh, North Carolina

Stan Wu, a senior from Arlington, Virginia

Eric Newhouse, a junior from Sioux City, Iowa

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 30
One of these was home to a nursery rhyme old woman with "so many children"
    $100 7
Date of the next leap year day
    $100 25
This part of an egg is one of the best thickeners for soup
    $100 26
During a fight between Roy Innis & some skinheads, this talk show host got his nose broken
    $100 2
Chancellor Helmut Kohl
    $100 8
Name two types of current & you'll have the name of this currently popular metal group
    $200 29
Sport in which you hit a ball with a club; in fact, its name backwards means to beat harshly
    $200 9
On February 3 this country celebrates the festival of Setsubun to drive away evil spirits
    $200 24
"Joy of Cooking" says when baking white bread you should do this to your flour before you measure it
    $200 20
Famed radio deejay Robert Weston Smith is better known by this name, O-W-W-W!
    $200 3
President Hosni Mubarak
    $200 11
In 1987 this group's fans experienced "Hysteria" over their follow-up album to "Pyromania"
    $300 14
Meaning merge, this word was created by merging melt & weld
    $300 10
Chicago Mayor Anton Cermak was killed in 1933 when Giuseppe Zangara fired at this president-elect
    $300 23
As its name indicates, this pulled candy was originally made with H2O from the ocean
    $300 19
Whether airing on Showtime or the FOX network, "It's" this comedian's "Show"'
    $300 4
State President Pieter Willem Botha
    $300 1
Jessica Hahn plays the "Wild Thing" in this comedian's video that featured many metal stars
    $400 15
Slew is the past tense of this word
    $400 27
On Feb., 1790 the Supreme Court met for the 1st time, & this chief justice presided
    $400 22
The Bermuda & sweet Spanish varieties of these are so mild they can be used raw in salads
    $400 17
Now in its 8th yr., this national radio show that Bob Coburn hosts lets you call in & talk to rock stars
    $400 5
President Carlos Salinas de Gotari
    $400 12
Parents might want an antidote to this group's hit album "Look What The Cat Dragged In"
    $500 18
It can precede horse, continent or "Side of the Moon"
    $500 28
2 great astronomers born in February--1 in Poland in 1473 & 1 in Italy in 1564
    $500 21
This meat is traditionally served with mint sauce or mint jelly
    DD: $1,500 16
Show spoofing superheroes which had the following theme: "Believe it or not, I'm walkin' on air / I never thought I could feel so free"
    $500 6
King Fahd
    $500 13
1 of the 2 "colorful" groups with whom David Coverdale has been lead singer

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

Eric Stan Elena
$2,700 $800 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Stan Elena
$6,300 $1,100 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 30
This youthful outlaw's real name may have been Henry McCarty, & we're not kidding
    $200 21
In the nursery rhyme, the lady at Banbury Cross has these on her fingers & bells on her toes
    $200 1
Polynesia the parrot taught him the language of birds
    $200 7
The desert-dwelling sand grouse uses its feathers to carry this back to its young
    $200 8
According to the Bible, John the Baptist baptized Jesus in the waters of this river
    $200 10
1 of 3 common metallic elements that is easily magnetized when put in a magnetic field
    $400 29
Teenage actress Tina Yothers plays typical teenager Jennifer Keaton on this sitcom
    $400 22
New jewelry made of this tusk material is a pale cream color, but age may turn it yellow
    $400 2
The story of Little Dorrit's father in debtor's prison was based on his father's experiences
    $400 15
This large animal's name comes from the Greek for "river horse" although it's more closely related to the pig
    $400 9
This river forms over half the border between Mexico & the U.S.
    $400 11
Only gold & silver are more ductile than this metal, which is more valuable than either of them
    $600 28
Andre Agassi is one of this sport's new stars
    $600 23
This type of engraved gem features a raised design, often a scene from classical mythology
    $600 3
Title character of H.G. Wells' 1897 novel who was heard more than seen
    $600 6
One species of fish in Oman can regrow the optic lobes on this organ, the only vertebrate known to do so
    $600 16
Toronto, Canada is on the shores of this Great Lake
    $600 12
Soft solder is made of tin & this heavy metal that's so soft a fingernail can scratch it
    $800 26
In 1560 this 18-year-old queen of Scotland was already a widow
    $800 24
Handy Tan suntan lotion comes inside this piece of jewelry, so you can wear it to the beach
    DD: $2,500 4
Keeping the same initials, these sisters published under the pan names Currer, Ellis & Acton Bell
    $800 19
Pit Organs in some snakes allow them to locate & strike at prey by sensing this
    $800 17
Almost completely surrounded by land, the name of this sea means "in the middle of land"
    $800 13
Its chemical symbol is Hg, from hydrargyrum, meaning "water silver"
    DD: $2,000 27
The last teenager to rule England
    $1000 25
A popular brand of jewelry sold in department stores, or the last name of a French impressionist
    $1000 5
He wrote "The Lord of the Isles" 5 years after "The Lady of the Lake"
    $1000 20
This zoologist's writings include "My Friends, the Wild Chimpanzees & "In the Shadow of Man"
    $1000 18
Famous in music, it flows nearly 2,000 miles, from the Black Forest to the Black Sea
    $1000 14
The name of the stomach medicine Pepto-Bismol comes from the fact it contains this heavy metallic element

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Stan Elena
$11,800 $5,900 $6,900

Final Jeopardy! Round

She was the 1st woman to win a Nobel Prize

Final scores:

Eric Stan Elena
$14,500 $9,900 $7,800

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Eric Stan Elena
$9,100 $4,900 $6,900
29 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
13 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $20,900

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Game tape date: 1989-01-05
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