Show #1734 - Thursday, February 27, 1992

1992 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 4.


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Jill Young, a junior from Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Trucle Nguyen, a senior from Falls Church, Virginia

Dylan Fulmer, a senior from Alpharetta, Georgia

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 19
An average-sized specimen of this fish can discharge about 400 volts
    $100 1
"As Long As we Got Each Other", sung by B.J. Thomas & Jennifer Warnes, is the theme to this ABC sitcom
    $100 11
After the Sioux began using these animals, they gave up permanent villages to follow the buffalo
    $100 24
In the 1770s some women piled this over a wire frame up to 3' high — & they didn't even have mousse yet
    $100 6
One simple axiom says through any two points, this can be drawn
    $100 14
"Truth is stranger than..."
    $200 20
This North Atlantic fish is prized for the oil in its liver
    $200 2
Sitcom on which you'd find bailiff Bull Shannon
    $200 12
The L.A. Times says 1991 revenues from this on U.S. reservations should reach $1 billion
    $200 27
A farthingale was a hoop one of these
    $200 7
To find the area of a circle, you multiply this by the radius squared
    $200 15
"Spare the rod and..."
    $300 21
A federal law forbids the importation of this ferocious South American fish also known as a caribe
    $300 3
This sitcom title character has worked at Wellman Plastics, at a beauty salon & as a waitress
    $300 13
Because they lived in the same types of dwellings, the Hopi & Zuni are often grouped with these tribes
    $300 28
An old-fashioned covering for the shoe, it sounds like a nickname for a crocodile relative
    $300 8
It's the longest side of a right triangle
    $300 16
"Do as I say..."
    $400 22
This small tropical pet was named for the scientist who introduced it to British aquariums in the 1800s
    $400 4
Daniel Stern provides the voice of the adult Kevin Arnold, who narrates this series
    $400 25
The Cherokees' 1st real contact with Europeans was with this explorer on his way to the Mississippi
    $400 29
The dashiki, a loose, colorful garment worn chiefly by men, originated on this continent
    $400 9
Two angles are said to be supplementary when their sum equals this
    $400 17
"The way to a man's heart is..."
    $500 23
The bluefin, the largest species of this commercial fish, may weigh over 1800 pounds
    $500 5
This sitcom is set in Washington, D.C. at the offices of the fictitious TV show "F.Y.I."
    DD: $200 26
The Seneca, Cayuga, Oneida, Onondaga & Mohawk were the 5 nations of this league
    $500 30
The trilby was a soft felt one of these named for an 1894 novel
    $500 10
A pentagon is a polygon with 5 sides; this is a polygon with 7 sides
    $500 18
"A watched pot..."

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

Dylan Trucle Jill
$1,300 $1,000 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dylan Trucle Jill
$1,700 $2,600 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
Used in tortillas & tamales, this grain is grown on almost half of all farmland
    $200 3
In a Stephen King novel, she avenges herself on classmates using telekinetic power
    $200 1
In 1914 he produced the first cars assembled completely on conveyor belts
    $200 11
This Provo, Utah school has a campus on Oahu, Hawaii
    $200 22
His "Wiegenlied" or "Lullaby" was introduced to America in 1868
    $200 26
To date, he's the only elected U.S. president born in Missouri
    $400 17
It's only 130 miles between these bodies of water across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec
    $400 4
He was born John Clayton, the son of Lord Greystoke, a British nobleman
    $400 2
In 1911 she became the first person to win 2 Nobel Prizes
    $400 12
A replica of a shrine at Lourdes, France sits on the campus of this school near South Bend, Ind.
    $400 23
A trip to Europe inspired his 1928 piece "An American in Paris"
    $400 27
In 1950 he was named commander of NATO forces in Europe
    $600 18
Mexico City stands on the site of Tenochtitlan, their capital
    DD: $600 5
After marrying Agnes Wickfield, this Dickens character settles down to become a novelist
    $600 8
On Nov. 21, 1783 de Rozier & d'Arlandes made the first human free flight in one of these
    $600 13
This Pasadena, Calif. school operates a seismological laboratory & 4 observatories
    $600 24
Among his last compositions were "Fantaisie in F Minor" "Polonaise-Fantaisie"
    $600 28
He was known as the "Surveyor President"
    $800 19
The name of this Mexican string band comes from the French word for marriage
    $800 6
Guilty of murder, Raskolnikov is sentenced to Siberia in this work by Dostoyevsky
    $800 9
This company's first Traveler's check was cashed for $100 at the Hotel Hauffe in Leipzig on August 5, 1891
    $800 14
The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library stands on this university's campus
    $800 25
In 1988, 161 years after his death, the 1st movement of his unfinished 10th symphony had its world premiere
    $800 29
At his March 4, 1905 inaugural, he wore a ring containing a lock of Abraham Lincoln's hair
    $1000 20
In 1914 forces from this country seized Veracruz
    $1000 7
At the end of this Hemingway novel, hero Robert Jordan is left to die after blowing up a Spanish bridge
    $1000 10
This 1803 case was the first in which the U.S. Supreme Court declared a law unconstitutional
    DD: $1,200 15
The Harvard faculty provides all instruction for undergrads at this women's college
    $1000 21
This Austrian composer of the "Surprise Symphony" is often regarded as the "Father of the Symphony"
    $1000 30
It's Jimmy Carter's middle name

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dylan Trucle Jill
$6,300 $4,000 $5,600

Final Jeopardy! Round

1 of 2 chemical elements whose symbol is a pronoun

Final scores:

Dylan Trucle Jill
$10,300 $8,000 $8,850
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dylan Trucle Jill
$6,400 $4,000 $5,600
17 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
1 W
19 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $16,000

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Game tape date: 1992-01-03
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