Show #8691 - Monday, July 25, 2022


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Angela Xu, a corporate lawyer from San Mateo, California

Ed Coulson, an economics and real estate professor from Dana Point, California

Karla Fossett, a content administrator from Saco, Maine (whose 1-day cash winnings total $16,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Roman emperor Trajan made Dacia a Roman province, hence this country's very Roman name
    $200 1
Enjoy that muesli--I'll be having this Quaker Oats cereal that debuted in 1963 along with its sailing man mascot
    $200 23
Paper container for more paper
    $200 8
Organometallic compounds are defined by the presence of a bond between a metal & this element
    $200 16
We're not sure which is the slowest but this thick sticky syrup can be made from carob or dates as well as from sugar cane
    $200 15
Tonya Harding's movie mom & Anna Faris' TV "Mom"
    $400 3
Winston Churchill gave the speech that mentioned this ideological barrier that separated Eastern Europe
    $400 27
Nothing better than one of these classic donuts that shares its name with a venerable whiskey cocktail
    $400 24
A formal hearing with a big shot, or a group of spectators
    $400 11
The lipids, which include fats & oils, are organic compounds that don't appreciably interact with this
    $400 17
In Exodus he says, "I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue"
    $400 19
BrĂ¼no & Borat
    DD: $1,000 4
Now written in the Latin alphabet, Moldova's language used to be written in this alphabet named for a 9th century priest
    $600 28
A traditional Japanese breakfast might include this soup made with the same-named soybean paste as well as tofu & scallions
    $600 10
This adjective can mean related to debate or related to legal issues, like how somebody died
    $600 26
The human body produces this vitamin when a sterol in the skin absorbs radiation
    $600 18
Of the 4 swim strokes used in the Olympics, this one with a body part in its name is the slowest
    $600 20
Danny Tanner on 2 TV series
    $800 5
The Alma River entered history when Russia lost an 1854 battle there during this war
    $800 29
How about a spot of this? Espresso with a thin foam of steamed milk, from Italian for "spotted"
    $800 7
Located near a coast, like some oil rigs
    $800 12
Relative atomic mass is another name for this
    $800 9
We all know it, exercise can boost a slow this, the rate at which the body expends energy & burns calories
    $800 21
The title roles in "Blue Jasmine" & "Where'd You Go, Bernadette"
    $1000 6
Bulgaria is one of many countries on this peninsula that won freedom by breaking the cruel Ottoman yoke
    $1000 30
This Hawaiian dish with a rhyming name is white rice topped with hamburger, a fried egg & gravy
    $1000 25
Not bad, not great, just sufficient, from Latin for "equal"
    $1000 13
Acids & bases are among these current conductors; using a solid instead of a liquid one reduces the risk of fire in batteries
    $1000 14
The planet farthest from the Sun, it takes this ice giant 165 years to orbit it
    $1000 22
Marty Kaan on "House of Lies" & Rhodey, also known as War Machine in the Avengers movies

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

Karla Ed Angela
$200 $4,000 $3,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Karla Ed Angela
$3,400 $5,000 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 9
The 8 Florida parishes in this state were once part of Spanish West Florida
    $400 29
Some of the earliest known examples of these 14-line poems are by Giacomo da Lentini, who wrote in the 1200s
    $400 28
Here's a bust of this Founding Father who sat for the great French sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon
    $400 27
Sir David Brewster invented this optical device & patented it in 1817
    $400 30
This heiress trademarked "That's hot"
    $400 26
To summon someone over a loudspeaker in a public place
    $800 8
Bowling Green, Kentucky & Bismarck, North Dakota are both in this time zone
    $800 7
In a 2021 movie version of a medieval tale, Dev Patel plays Sir Gawain, journeying to meet this title character
    $800 16
In 2007 a bust of this physicist was unveiled at the newly opened Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at Cambridge
    $800 17
This, usually spicy pickled cabbage, is the national dish of Korea
    DD: $4,000 19
In 2012 Merriam-Webster added this phrase about inspiration popularized by Oprah
    $800 25
Made a hole in the earth
    $1200 1
Seen here, Shoshone Falls, on this river in Idaho has been called "The Niagara of the West"
    $1200 4
The allegory "Everyman" from the late 1400s is one of the best known of these "plays" that stressed salvation & personal virtues
    DD: $2,500 13
In the painting seen here, Rembrandt depicted Aristotle contemplating a bust of this poet
    $1200 12
Running for 6 months on Broadway, the musical "Timbuktu!" was based on this other show whose name means "fate"
    $1200 18
Heidi Klum made this German phrase her signature goodbye to losing contestants on "Project Runway"
    $1200 24
A draw in sports
    $1600 2
The Monongahela joins this river in Pittsburgh to form the Ohio
    $1600 5
The "Chanson de" or "Song of" this hero tells of his death & the vengeance taken on the traitor Ganelon
    $1600 14
You'll find a bust of this composer near his piano at a small museum on Mallorca, where he wintered with George Sand
    $1600 10
The name of this cloth, a colorful fabric of Ghanaian origin, comes from a word meaning "basket"
    $1600 20
"Bam!" says this man who opened his first self-named restaurant in 1990 in New Orleans
    $1600 23
To get smaller, or especially to get less bright, like the Moon
    $2000 3
Major cities in New Hampshire include Dover & this port that also shares its name with a historic port of southern England
    $2000 6
This "venerable" guy completed his "Ecclesiastical History of the English People" around 731
    $2000 15
Here's a bust of this French premier by fellow countryman Rodin
    $2000 11
In Zen Buddhism, it's a paradoxical statement or question; a well-known one involves the sound of one hand clapping
    $2000 21
"Another One" is a catchphrase of this deejay & record producer
    $2000 22
4-letter word for the piece that slides into notches on a ratchet to pause the mechanism

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Karla Ed Angela
$7,000 $18,700 $10,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Honored in 1998 as part of a rock group & in 2019 as a solo artist, this singer was the first woman to be inducted into the Hall twice

Final scores:

Karla Ed Angela
$0 $17,399 $2,601
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $17,399 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Karla Ed Angela
$11,000 $17,400 $9,600
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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Game tape date: 2022-05-17
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