Show #8615 - Friday, April 8, 2022

Mattea Roach game 4.


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Abigail Davis, a college administrator from Clarkesville, Georgia

Tom Nucum, a real estate agent from Baltimore, Maryland

Mattea Roach, a tutor from Toronto, Ontario, Canada (whose 3-day cash winnings total $80,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Mayim: Name the prize-winning play or musical.)
    $200 1
In season 8 the Linz siblings covered 50 cities in 25 days to win this reality show's first family edition
    $200 7
Secured firmly in place, or a period without food
    $200 12
The 200 little dots on the outside of this shortcake favorite are called achenes; each one is a tiny fruit with a seed inside
    $200 26
Angelica Schuyler & Aaron Burr
    $200 4
Illinois leads the U.S. in production of these sources of tofu
    $200 25
John Mark carried the Olympic flame into London's Wembley Stadium in this year of the first post-WWII Summer Games
    $400 2
A blond mullet topped the head of this subject of Tiger King", a zookeeper & felon born Joseph Schreibvogel
    $400 8
To strike down hard with a foot, or something that's affixed to show a fee has been paid
    $400 13
Seen here, this type of pipe is an accessory of Frosty the Snowman
    $400 27
Mitch Mitchell &
Blanche DuBois
    $400 17
Chickpeas are also called these beans or just these, their usual name in Spain
    $400 24
Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett led the team that came up with the COVID-19 vaccine from this company founded in 2010
    $600 3
This actress is one of the Yellowjackets, coping as adults after a plane crash 25 years earlier
    $600 9
A quantity of liquid, or to allow to fall
    $600 14
Its largest tributary is the Snake River
    $600 28
Scoop Rosenbaum & Heidi Holland
    $600 18
Navy beans & molasses are traditional ingredients in this baked "metropolitan" offering
    $600 22
Born in Toronto, this architect designed L.A.'s Walt Disney Concert Hall for his adopted hometown
    $800 5
Carrie Bradshaw returned to TV screens in this follow-up to "Sex & the City"
    $800 10
A mode of transport, or to direct a plant to grow in a particular way
    $800 15
Greek gives us this word for the ritual also called communion or the Lord's Supper
    DD: $1,600 29
Aaronow & Moss,
real estate salesmen (1984)
    $800 19
Native to India, mung beans are often used to grow these tender, edible seedlings
    $800 21
In a revival of the "Special Relationship" , in June 1954 these 2 world leaders met & released the "Potomac Charter"
    $1000 6
In 1986 Arthur Miller was the first subject of this PBS series of profiles in greatness that has earned more than 25 Emmys
    $1000 11
To surmount, or distance info on a map
    $1000 16
Sailing from Portugal in July 1497, this explorer rounded the Cape of Good Hope & reached Mombasa in April of the next year
    $1000 30
Corporate bigwig J.B. Biggley & former window washer
J. Pierrepont Finch
    $1000 20
Minnesota's Otter Tail County is a center for growing this bean named for its shape
    $1000 23
In 1889 this Western U.S. state's constitution was the first in the world to grant full voting rights to women

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

Mattea Tom Abigail
$3,000 -$400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mattea Tom Abigail
$7,400 $200 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Mayim: Responses start with "E-M".)
    $400 2
You spend 22 years having this 42-acre Indian landmark built, & what thanks do you get? Getting deposed by your son in 1658!
    $400 1
April 22, 1889 is the birthdate of this "City", capital of the Sooner State
    $400 19
This deity was a mischief maker & a changeling who once transformed into a salmon to escape the other gods' wrath
    $400 24
For success with this kind of novel, a good pseudonym helps; Kate Rothwell chose "Summer Devon" to show that her books were hot
    $400 26
This signature song topped the R&B chart for 8 weeks in 1967; do we have to spell it out for you?
    $400 9
Dubai & Abu Dhabi are this type of political territory
    $800 3
This London theater most associated with Shakespeare was torn down in 1644, 2 years after the Puritans closed all the theaters
    $800 7
Faulkner titled a novel after this type of little town such as Pottersville, New York
    $800 18
Muninn (memory) & Huginn (thought) are 2 of these crow relatives that fly around the 9 worlds & bring information back to Odin
    $800 25
It's the job of writing text for ads; on "Mad Men", Peggy Olson moved up to it from the secretarial world
    $800 27
In 2016, part of a Detroit street was named in honor of this man, who's had Number Ones on the R&B charts since he was a kid
    $800 10
This word is used to address the dignitary seen here
    $1200 4
San Antonio got its name in 1691 when explorers camped at the site on June 13, the feast day of St. Anthony of this Italian city
    DD: $2,000 8
Smaller than it sounds, this Illinois place was designated "Home of Superman" in 1972
    $1200 16
Forged by the dwarfs Brokk & Eitri, this hammer is Thor's chief weapon & symbol of his power
    $1200 21
Pitch that story to this type of magazine, such as the fittingly named High Life or Enroute
    $1200 28
Songwriter, producer & singer Kenneth Edmonds is better known by this nickname
    $1200 11
Article 1 of the U.S. Constitution says office holders cannot accept "any present," this, "office, or title"
    $1600 5
In 1685 this edict that had granted freedom of worship to French Protestants was revoked
    $1600 14
A larger geographic division + "town" = this town on Cape Cod known for its "players"
    $1600 17
The rainbow bridge Bifrost connects 2 worlds, Asgard for the gods & this one for earthlings
    DD: $3,000 22
Screenwriters, you could do worse than to follow script guru Syd Field's checkpoint No. 4--"All drama is" this type of struggle
    $1600 29
Billboard said this late, great singer "redefined R&B/soul" with "the socially themed 1971 landmark album 'What's Going On"'
    $1600 12
French gives us this word for the mouthpiece of a wind instrument
    $2000 6
This man's 1689 "Essay Concerning Human Understanding" dealt with the tabula rasa, or "clean slate" of a newborn mind
    $2000 15
Virginia "burg"s include Peters-, Williams- & this one also with a man's name, site of an 1862 battle
    $2000 20
This mighty ash tree supports the universe
    $2000 23
Help write a memoir & your name may follow these 3 words, as in "Third Base is My Home" by Brooks Robinson ____ ____ ____ Jack Tobin
    $2000 30
In Dec. 2021 this "seasonal" singer was on 10 of the Top 25 R&B Hits, including "Bitter" with Cardi B & "Insane"
    $2000 13
It's the English name for the desert region known in Arabic as Rub' al-Khali

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mattea Tom Abigail
$22,200 $400 $3,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The Strand Union Workhouse, whose rules prohibited second helpings of food, inspired a setting in this 1838 novel

Final scores:

Mattea Tom Abigail
$24,200 $500 $6,100
4-day champion: $104,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mattea Tom Abigail
$24,200 $3,400 $5,200
31 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
7 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $32,800

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Game tape date: 2022-01-27
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