Show #2243 - Wednesday, May 11, 1994

1994 College Championship semifinal game 3.


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Jeff Stewart, a senior from Brigham Young University

Elizabeth Lizotte, a senior from Simpson College

Brian Johnson, a junior from the University of Florida

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Jeopardy! Round

1980s MOVIES
    $100 20
From a burning bush, God ordered Moses to bring the Israelites out of this country
    $100 13
Rick Baker won an Oscar for makeup for his work in "Harry and" this family
    $100 15
The University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus lies in these 2 cities
    $100 1
In 1931 President Hoover signed a bill designating this as America's national anthem
    $100 24
Lobsters & lions have parts called these; on one it's a pincer, on the other a nail
    $100 3
Press a dress (4)
    $200 16
It was the fate of Lot's wife for turning back to see the burning city of Sodom
    $200 14
This actor was Dustin Hoffman's selfish sibling in the 1988 film "Rain Man"
    $200 23
The nation's oldest law school was founded in 1779 at this Virginia college
    $200 7
The first session of Congress convened in 1789 at Federal Hall in this city
    $200 26
It's the broad flattened limb a seal uses for swimming
    $200 18
Eskimo's domicile (5)
    $300 19
Number of the Psalm that begins, "The Lord is my shepherd"
    $300 5
Robert De Niro played Chicago mobster Al Capone in this 1987 film
    $300 30
The only colonial building still standing at this university is Connecticut Hall
    $300 8
In 1987 President Reagan submitted the first budget to exceed this amount
    $300 27
The fleshy crest on a rooster
    $300 2
Give the cold shoulder (6)
    $400 4
He was Jacob's twin brother
    $400 6
In this 1986 film, Gene Hackman played the basketball coach of a small Indian high school
    $400 22
The USA's first program of African studies was established at this Evanston, Illinois school
    DD: $900 9
By 1900 about 80 million acres of farmland were distributed to settlers under this act
    $400 29
Webster's defines it as a proboscis, especially an elephant's
    $400 21
Greek bit (4)
    $500 11
He's sometimes called the "Prince of the Apostles"
    $500 12
In this 1989 film, Michelle Pfeiffer sang a steamy version of "Makin' Whoopee" on top of a piano
    $500 25
This Milwaukee university run by Jesuits was founded in 1857 & originally called St. Aloysius Academy
    $500 10
In 1924 this "Equality State" elected the USA's first woman governor, Nellie Tayloe Ross
    $500 28
The name of these body parts used in "hart" attacks is from the Latin ante oculos, "before the eye"
    $500 17
Spick-and-span (10)

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

Brian Elizabeth Jeff
$500 $600 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Elizabeth Jeff
$300 $1,500 $3,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
In 1959 the USSR's Luna 3 provided the first photos of this body's far side
    $200 24
This gulf is often considered the westernmost extension of the Atlantic Ocean
    $200 2
"Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace", wrote this aviatrix in 1927
    $200 11
"This Bram Stoker character is described as having pointed ears & "peculiarly sharp white teeth"
    $200 8
A clarinet uses a single one; an oboe, a double
    $200 1
In 332 B.C. Alexander founded a city called Alexandria on the delta of this river
    $400 20
The stars that once formed Scorpio's claws now "balance" out this constellation
    $400 18
This narrow strait separates Spain from Morocco
    $400 10
In 1948 this ex-first lady wrote to Harry Truman, "No one won the last war, and no one will win the next war"
    $400 21
Tales featuring this master sleuth include "The Red-Headed League" & "The Final Problem"
    $400 29
Of a piccolo, bass tuba or French horn, the one for which middle C is out of range
    $400 3
This man taught Alexander rhetoric, literature, science & philosophy
    $600 12
In August 1993 the Observer probe sent to study this planet was lost in space
    DD: $300 4
Fittingly, this Oregon lake was once known as Deep Blue Lake
    $600 23
In a letter to John Adams, this president wrote, "I cannot live without books"
    $600 6
It's the first name of William Dean Howells' "Lapham" & George Eliot's "Marner"
    $600 22
This drum with a double-talk name is tuned by moving rings up & down the lacing
    $600 7
Alexander succeeded this man, his father, as king of Macedon in 336 B.C.
    $800 9
Similar to Jupiter's Great Red Spot, this bluish planet has a Great Dark Spot
    $800 25
Blackpool & Liverpool are 2 of the ports on this sea
    $800 27
This orator said before the Continental Congress, "I am not a Virginian, but an American."
    $800 14
CIA analyst Jack Ryan appears in several bestselling novels by this author
    $800 5
A trumpet's air path starts at the mouthpiece & ends at this part
    $800 30
The city of Bucephala in India was named after Bucephalus, which was this
    $1000 19
The one found in the center of the Crab Nebula flashes about 30 times each second
    $1000 26
The name of this river between Uruguay & Argentina means "river of silver"
    $1000 28
"I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too", she said in 1588
    $1000 15
In "Lord of the Flies", he's Ralph's overweight, bespectacled sidekick
    $1000 16
This accordion-type instrument is usually hexagonal
    DD: $200 17
A popular story depicts Alexander solving this problem with a slash of his sword

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Elizabeth Jeff
$1,500 $3,100 $10,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

His daughter Alina Fernandez Revuelta, was granted political asylum by the U.S. in 1993

Final scores:

Brian Elizabeth Jeff
$3,000 $6,100 $10,000
3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000 Finalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Brian Elizabeth Jeff
$2,400 $3,100 $11,100
13 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
0 W
30 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $16,600

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Game tape date: 1994-02-28
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