Show #2642 - Tuesday, February 13, 1996

1996 College Championship quarterfinal game 2.


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Jeff Warren, a senior from Abilene Christian University

Colin Campbell, a sophomore from Princeton University

Bronwyn Bedient, a freshman from University of North Carolina

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 3
800 miles in diameter, the Caloris Basin is a feature of this innermost planet
    $100 6
If you want to celebrate old Dover days, head for this state in early May
    $100 14
"Slave and Citizen" is N.I. Huggins' book about this American orator
    $100 1
Kevin Bacon played command module pilot Jack Swigert in this 1995 blockbuster
    $100 2
The Harrisons were afraid to turn off these, installed during their stay, for fear of shock
    $100 16
It's the organ of hearing, or the seed-bearing spike of a corn plant
    $200 23
In medicine the person whose organ is removed for transplantation is called this
    $200 7
Every October this state capital hosts the South Carolina State Fair
    $200 15
Noel B. Gerson called his biography of this marquis "Statue in Search of a Pedestal"
    $200 4
Demi Moore played the adulterous Hester Prynne in the screen adaptation of this book
    $200 5
The grounds contain "The Jacqueline Kennedy Garden & this famous garden named for a flower
    $200 17
A small piece, or the part of a bridle that goes into a horse's mouth
    $300 24
Carbonization of this fuel in an oven produces coke used in blast furnaces
    $300 19
April events in this capital include the Georgetown House Tour & the Georgetown Garden Tour
    $300 28
"The Raven" is Marquis James' biography of this president of the Republic of Texas
    $300 8
She portrayed former Marine turned high school teacher Louanne Johnson in "Dangerous Minds"
    $300 11
This president planted the magnolia, not hickory, trees that shade the South Portico
    $300 18
To remain suspended on water, or a moving exhibit in a parade
    $400 25
A triploid cell has this many times the number of chromosomes as a haploid
    $400 20
Houma in this state is home to an annual praline festival
    $400 29
"King of the Night" is a 1989 book about this former late night television host
    DD: $700 9
Villain in a 1995 film who used a prop like the one seen here:
    $400 12
This president had a horseshoe pit installed at the White House in 1989
    $400 21
A medieval spiked club, or a spray used today for protection
    $500 26
Sir Charles Lyell is remembered for contributing the theory of uniformitarianism to this earth science
    $500 27
Dogsled races are part of the Fur Rendezvous held each February in this largest Alaskan city
    $500 30
"Jack's book" is an oral biography of this beat generation writer
    $500 10
This "Slippery When Wet" rock star played a hunky house painter in "Moonlight and Valentino"
    $500 13
The White House design is based on Leinster House, now the meeting place of this country's parliament
    $500 22
A straight line joining any 2 points on an arc, or 3 or more musical tones sounded in harmony

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Bronwyn Colin Jeff
$1,300 $500 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bronwyn Colin Jeff
$4,200 $800 -$700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
In April 1912 this ship made headlines after running into an iceberg
    $200 26
Most canaries produced through selective breeding are this color
    $200 11
She was burned as a relapsed heretic in the Old Market Square of Rouen
    $200 1
It's the only U.S. state that lies on the Atlantic Ocean & the Gulf of Mexico
    $200 18
Andrew Lloyd Webber's first musical tells of this biblical hero & his "Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"
    $200 14
This aviator was known the world over as "Lucky Lindy"
    $400 5
In 1987 19-year-old Mathias Rust penetrated 400 miles of Soviet defenses, landing his Cessna in this square
    $400 27
The great horned species of this bird will sometimes feed on related species
    $400 12
This New Testament woman's name comes from Magdala, a town near Tiberias
    DD: $1,000 2
Of the Great Lakes, it's the farthest west
    $400 19
In 1995 these singing sisters were "So Excited" about touring in a production of "Ain't Misbehavin"'
    $400 15
Edward Bear is the real name of this A.A. Milne character
    $600 6
On October 14,1933, Germany pulled out of this international organization
    $600 28
The red-legged species of this bird may be the original one in the Christmas pear tree
    $600 13
As pope in 800, Saint Leo III crowned this man emperor of the West
    $600 3
You can reach this mountain's summit via a road owned by the city of Colorado Springs, 12 miles east
    $600 20
Play in which Happy says, I'm gonna show you and everybody else that Willy Loman did not die in vain."
    $600 23
They're the first 3 words of the U.S. Constitution's preamble
    $800 7
In 1969 this Israeli leader visited the Milwaukee elementary school she had attended
    $800 29
In 1918 William Beede wrote a "Monograph of" this bird epicureans serve under glass
    $800 16
This apostle called "the Greater" was one of 3 disciples who witnessed Jesus' transfiguration
    $800 8
This 14,495-foot mountain is located in California's Sequoia National Park
    DD: $1,800 21
Tennessee Williams turned his unproduced screenplay "The Gentleman Caller" into this play
    $800 24
It's the only one of the Nobel Prizes that may be awarded to an institution rather than an individual
    $1000 10
This island wanted separate status, but was joined with Antigua at independence in 1981
    $1000 30
The ruby-throated species of this small bird makes an annual nonstop 500-mile migration
    $1000 17
Saint Francis Xavier met this saint of Loyola & helped him found the Jesuits
    $1000 9
Idaho's lowest point, 710 feet above sea level, lies at the juncture of the Clearwater River & this river
    $1000 22
Each act of this Beckett play ends with one of the 2 tramps saying, "Yes, let's go", but they never move
    $1000 25
Alphabetically, it's the last element on the periodic table

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bronwyn Colin Jeff
$10,000 $4,600 $1,900
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

For many years after his death in 1324, he was considered Europe's greatest liar

Final scores:

Bronwyn Colin Jeff
$9,201 $0 $0
Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bronwyn Colin Jeff
$12,500 $4,600 $1,300
33 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
10 R,
1 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $18,400

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Game tape date: 1996-01-09
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