Show #2702 - Tuesday, May 7, 1996

1996 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 2.


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Joe Gurski, a junior from Roselle, New Jersey

Anthony Chiu, a sophomore from Louisville, Kentucky

Heather Burnett, a senior from Houston, Texas

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the dialect; you identify the language.)
    $100 29
This extremely tall African mammal usually has 2 skin-covered horns
    $100 8
Late to class
    $100 1
Alaska's state fossil is this mammoth; hey, it's cold there
    $100 13
Tim Conway played Ensign Parker on "McHale's Navy" & Courtney Thorne-Smith plays Alison Parker on this
    $100 30
The Scottish Lowland type of this instrument had a softer sound than the Highland
    $100 18
    $200 28
It's web-footed as well as being "duck-billed"
    $200 9
It can mean sharp, or refer to an angle of less than 90 degrees
    $200 2
Orleans is this state's largest parish in population
    $200 14
"Step by Step"'s Brandon Call was the original Hobie Buchannon on this beach series
    $200 4
The grand piano ranges in size from the baby grand to this large one used for performances
    $200 25
    $300 24
Each of the species of this equine has a distinctive stripe pattern
    $300 10
Term for the claw of a bird of prey
    $300 5
With a population of 19,122, Moscow is one of this Spud State's 10 largest cities
    $300 15
As a Love Boat mermaid in 1985, she performed in production numbers; now she's Lois Lane
    $300 27
Used in Indian music, a tabla is this type of percussion instrument
    $300 26
    $400 21
The tusks of a walrus are these teeth, elongated
    $400 11
It's a boat used to carry passengers & vehicles across a river
    $400 6
You'll find the Mystic Marinelife Aquarium in this "Nutmeg State"
    DD: $1,000 16
His show is set in Cleveland:
    $400 3
Les Paul developed & popularized the solid-body type of this instrument in the 1940s
    $400 23
    $500 22
This great ape of Borneo uses its throat pouch as a resonator for its calls
    $500 12
This punctuation mark has more uses than any other
    $500 7
Before the Civil War, it was nicknamed "Bleeding" from the battles over slavery there
    $500 17
Roanne on "Phenom", Jennifer Lien now plays the alien Kes on this series
    $500 20
This vellum-bellied instrument typically has 4 full-length strings & a shorter fifth "thumb" string
    $500 19

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

Heather Anthony Joe
$400 $1,300 $2,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Heather Anthony Joe
$200 $3,500 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
He was involved with a Philistine woman from Timnath & a Gaza harlot before taking up with Delilah
    $200 1
Indonesia is one of the world's leading producers of these beverage leaves
    $200 6
Ra-226, the most abundant isotope of this element, has a half-life of 1,620 years
    $200 15
The original building of this Washington, D.C. complex is called the Castle
    $200 16
He was still a youth when his father, Eric the Red, was exiled from Iceland for killing a neighbor
    $200 21
His famous story "The Tell-Tale Heart" is told completely in the first person
    $400 13
It's the surname of the Judas who betrayed Jesus
    $400 3
The National Library of Turkey is in this capital city
    $400 7
The name of this element comes from Greek meaning "water forming"
    $400 29
A Warrens, Wisconsin museum features hands-on exhibits pertaining to this red bog fruit
    $400 5
This New Jersey-born explorer tried to climb the Colorado peak now named for him but failed
    $400 25
"Frankenstein" author whose futuristic 1826 novel "The Last Man" describes how a plague destroys mankind
    $600 14
Japheth, one of his sons, was ancestor to the Gomer, Riphath & Ashkenaz nations
    $600 2
Queen Beatrix's alma mater is the University of Leiden in this country
    $600 8
Compounds of this yellow element, symbol S, are responsible for the scent of skunks
    $600 20
You can see a 2-headed calf at the Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum in this oldest Florida city
    $600 17
Thomas Livingstone Mitchell found a vast expanse of fertile ground in this country's Victoria state
    $600 26
She published her first book cf poetry, "April Twilights", in 1903, 10 years before "O Pioneers!"
    $800 23
Ishbosheth was the fourth son of this first king of Israel
    DD: $1,000 4
In Gaelic this country's prime minister is known as the taoiseach; currently it's John Bruton
    $800 9
Compounds containing this element are called fluorides
    $800 30
The Taos, New Mexico home of this frontiersman & guide for John C. Fremont is now a museum
    DD: $1,000 18
In 1811 Thomas Manning became the first Englishman to reach this forbidden capital of Tibet
    $800 27
He wrote novels that were serialized in magazines before writing great plays like "Pygmalion"
    $1000 24
Hushai remained faithful to this king during Absalom's attempted coup
    $1000 11
This Canadian island province is named for a son of King George III
    $1000 10
This metal is used to make bullets because its high density meets little air resistance
    $1000 22
An Aquatic Hall of Fame Museum in this Manitoba capital has models of well-known sailing ships
    $1000 19
In 1531 Diego de Ordaz set out to explore this Venezuelan river then called the Huyapari
    $1000 28
He wrote his famous 1868 story "The Luck of Roaring Camp" for the Overland Monthly, which he edited

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Heather Anthony Joe
$3,800 $7,100 $7,000

Final Jeopardy! Round

Martial's "Book of Spectacles" in 80 A.D. was a book of poems published for this landmark's opening

Final scores:

Heather Anthony Joe
$7,600 $9,000 $12,034
3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Heather Anthony Joe
$3,800 $6,900 $7,400
14 R,
4 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $18,100

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