Show #8574 - Thursday, February 10, 2022

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Nick Heise, a technical services engineer from Madison, Wisconsin

Kelsey Davison, a program manager from Seattle, Washington

Lawrence Long, a nursing student and stay-at-home uncle from East Bend, North Carolina (whose 3-day cash winnings total $74,792)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THEIR 2021 COLLEGE CONFERENCE
OTHER COUNTRIES SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE
AMUSING CANADIANS
WAR
GO FISH
GIN / RUMMY
    $200 5
The University of Pennsylvania
    $200 21
In Brazil, you have a carteira de motorista; in Portugal, its a carta de condução; in America, it's this
    $200 17
Mike Myers came up with this character after hearing "The Look Of Love" & wondering, "Where have all the swingers gone?"
    $200 19
In 49 B.C., this Roman led his forces from Gaul into Italy, starting a civil war
    $200 22
If your can of tuna says "chunk white" or "solid white", it came from this species
    $200 20
A "dry" one of these has gin & a drizzle of dry vermouth, while an "extra dry" one has even less vermouth
    $400 1
The University of Georgia
    $400 27
French Canadians use "on" for this pronoun instead of "nous", more commonly used in France
    $400 16
Cheech Marin was born in L.A. but this "Up in Smoke" partner of his is from Edmonton, man
    $400 18
Ending the Napoleonic Wars, the Battle of Waterloo took place in what's now this country
    $400 15
This fish is so named for its ability to inflate itself like a balloon when threatened
    $400 23
It's 5:00 somewhere, so let's enjoy this rum cocktail with muddled lime & mint leaves
    $600 2
Ohio State, actually one of 14 schools
    $600 28
In the Middle East they speak the Levantine type of this language, while Mauritania speaks the Hassaniya type
    $600 6
She's the international treasure seen here who introduced amazing new ways to pronounce "gala" & "philosophic"
    $600 11
These 2 members of OPEC were at war with each other from 1980 to 1988
    $600 14
They make up the genus Hippocampus
    $600 24
Down Havana way, rum, Coke & lime make up this classic cocktail
    $800 3
The University of Texas, actually one of 10 schools
    $800 29
In Mexico this is what holds a burrito, but in Spain, it means a potato omelet
    $800 7
At the 2021 Emmys, John Oliver & Lorne Michaels both paid tribute to this late comic & "SNL" Weekend Update host
    $800 10
In 19th century Mali, Umar Tal built an empire with a series of these holy wars
    $800 13
This colorful fish is a popular pet; just make sure it has plenty of room to swim around, & don't put two males together
    $800 25
The plum relatives seen here are used to make this type of gin fizz
    $1000 4
UCLA, & the number in the conference title is actually accurate
    $1000 30
For "good day", Austrians use "gruss gott" instead of this literal translation used in most of Germany
    $1000 8
This Canadian sketch group gave us "Crushing Your Head" & "30 Helens Agree", where 30 women in a field agreed en masse, "Love hurts!"
    DD: $1,800 9
In 1814 this man later to be president helped negotiate the Treaty of Ghent, ending the War of 1812
    $1000 12
The blackspotted cutthroat one of these is Montana's state fish
    $1000 26
This beachy brand of rum comes in flavors like pineapple & watermelon as well as the original Caribbean with coconut liqueur

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

Lawrence Kelsey Nick
$1,200 $3,200 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lawrence Kelsey Nick
$5,200 $2,400 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THAT'S WHERE THAT IS
ADD A LETTER
(Mayim: Each response is two words.)
FROM THE BRITISH ROYAL WEBSITE
RECENT BOOKS
SINGING ABOUT THE WEATHER
E.R.
    $400 19
This country: Phat Diem Cathedral & Hue Imperial City
    $400 2
Add a letter to a fold-up bed & it becomes a male foal
    $400 25
In April 2021 the death at age 99 of this longest-serving British consort was announced "with deep sorrow"
    $400 15
In "I'll Take Your Questions Now", Stephanie Grisham recounts her time at this job during the Trump administration
    $400 24
In a holiday favorite, "The fire is so delightful and since we've no place to go", this title, this title, this title
    $400 29
This first lady was also the niece of another president
    $800 8
Washington: this peak in the Cascades that made headlines in 1980 after a 5.1 earthquake
    $800 3
Add a letter to comestibles to get a deluge
    $800 26
A Dachshund named Pipkin mated with the queen's favorite breed, so her majesty ended up with some of these hybrids
    DD: $5,000 17
Published in 2020,"The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes" by this author is set in Panem
    $800 11
The Scorpions sang, "Here I am, rock you like" one of these
    $800 16
Prior to World War II, this German "Desert Fox" wrote a textbook called "Infantry Attacks"
    $1200 9
London: this meeting place & intersection between Coventry & Regent Streets with little to no live elephants
    $1200 4
When a certain letter gets under your epidermis, it becomes a coil of yarn
    DD: $2,000 27
On October 21, 1950 she was baptized in the Music Room of Buckingham Palace
    $1200 18
"Sex and Vanity" is this alliterative author's first novel outside the universe of "Crazy Rich Asians"
    $1200 1
In this disco classic by The Weather Girls, the forecast was very unusual precipitation; "hallelujah!"
    $1200 12
He's the veteran actor & famous brother seen here
    $1600 20
Egypt: this sea-level waterway extending from Port Said
    $1600 5
A synonym for dark & dirty takes on a letter & becomes a small boat
    $1600 28
At a coronation, following the oath, there's an anointing with oil by the person with this title
    $1600 22
"Just Like You", about a May-December romance, is by this man who also wrote "High Fidelity"
    $1600 7
Making some big noise, AC/DC "Got Some Rock & Roll" this, while Kiss staked a claim with "God Of" it
    $1600 13
In World War I, the 26 victories by this American fighter ace included 22 planes & 4 balloons
    $2000 21
This world capital: Azerbaijan Technical University--go A-Tech!
    $2000 6
Add a letter to a lustrous fabric to get a type of drug that lowers cholesterol
    $2000 30
Queen Victoria was born & raised in this palace that's today home to the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge
    $2000 23
With four Hugo Awards on her mantel, this author wrote about the Big Apple in "The City We Became"
    $2000 10
Bill Withers passed away in 2020 & as he sang, "Ain't No" this when he's gone
    $2000 14
This Kiwi won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1908 for his work on radioactivity

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lawrence Kelsey Nick
$8,600 $12,800 $13,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

20th CENTURY PEOPLE
In 1946 she was aboard a train to Darjeeling when she heard what she later described as "the call within a call"

Final scores:

Lawrence Kelsey Nick
$17,200 $17,800 $25,900
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $25,900

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lawrence Kelsey Nick
$15,400 $12,800 $12,200
19 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
19 R,
5 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $40,400

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2021-11-30
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.