Show #4670 - Friday, December 17, 2004


[<< previous game]

Harry Sering, a retail manager from Indianapolis, Indiana

Jennifer West, a library technician and stage manager from Salinas, California

Grayson Holmes, a legal assistant from Washington, D.C. (whose 1-day cash winnings total $29,201)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
It's the planet that's closest to Venus
    $200 16
In a 1989 TV movie Sandra Bullock was a new model of one of these title cyborgs; Lindsay Wagner was an old one
    $200 11
It's a composition for 6 instruments or voices
    $200 6
Abbreviated the ABA, this national organization hands out annual "Silver Gavel" awards
    $200 26
Watney's Red Barrel & Newcastle Brown Ale are 2 popular beers from this country
    $200 1
Tee shot tool
    $400 22
In 1610 this Italian discovered that Venus has phases like the Moon
    $400 17
Waiting out a sandstorm on Tatooine, this astromech droid made a new friend in a protocol droid
    $400 12
Notations for these on a score for a guitarist include C7 & D7
    $400 7
In 1982 President Reagan awarded this "God Bless America" singer the Presidential Medal of Freedom
    $400 27
Beer, like red wine, can protect your heart by lowering the "bad" type of this
    $400 2
An artful fellow
    $600 23
With few exceptions all specified surface features of Venus are appropriately named after these
    $600 18
In this 2004 film a Chicago cop thinks an NS-5 named Sonny has committed murder
    $600 13
For a violinist the notation "coll'arco" means go back to using this
    $600 8
It's the only Nobel Prize that can be awarded to an organization or institution rather than an individual
    $600 28
In 1988, after an over 70-year ban, this European island country allowed the brewing and selling of strong beer
    $600 3
It's up when you're angry
    DD: $1,400 24
Contributing to its high temperature, Venus' atmosphere is predominantly made up of this gas
    $800 19
His niece Penny & his dog Brain help him defeat criminal masterminds like Dr. Claw
    $800 14
From the Greek for "to cut short" it's what's being done to the rhythm of the melody here
    $800 9
In 1949 this automobile magazine began awarding its coveted "Car of the Year" award
    $800 29
This beer "that made Milwaukee famous" became famous after donating kegs to Chicagoans after the great fire
    $800 4
Macbeth thought he saw one
    $1000 25
Similar to an eclipse, it's the term for the rare passing in front of the Sun that Venus did on June 8, 2004
    $1000 20
Seen here, he celebrated his 50th anniversary in 2002 & got a new series on the WB in 2004
    $1000 15
It's a moderate tempo, faster than adagio but slower than allegretto
    $1000 10
In 1999 J.M. Coetzee became the first 2-time winner of this major British fiction prize
    $1000 5
1900s coat or 1970s car

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

Grayson Jennifer Harry
$1,800 $2,000 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Grayson Jennifer Harry
$600 $2,400 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And if you do well on all of those, you will get an...)
    $400 21
Around 1964 the North Vietnamese began to turn this famous supply route into a real road that trucks could use
    $400 23
"Ewing vs. Ewing"
    $400 1
In the third movement of his "Titan" symphony Mahler used the theme of this French children's song
    $400 6
From the Lake Hula area to the Sea of Galilee about 10 miles south, it falls more than 600 feet
    $400 7
(I'm Andrew Lloyd Webber.) This ex-"Phantom" plays Count Fosco in my latest musical "The Woman in White", which opened in London in Sept. 2004
    $400 16
The name of this third male human to be mentioned in Genesis means "breath" in Hebrew
    $800 22
Eisenhower didn't really send troops; by the time he left office in 1961 he'd sent in 900 personnel called these
    $800 24
"The Trouble with Tribbles"
    $800 2
On July 14, 2002 he was shot at while riding in a Paris parade celebrating Bastille Day
    $800 12
The Syr Darya, one of central Asia's major rivers, flows through 3 countries whose names end in this syllable
    $800 8
This musical was the happy result of a 1974 visit to Argentina by Lloyd Webber's collaborator Tim Rice
    $800 17
The first band with a palindromic name to be listed in the Rolling Stone "Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll"
    $1200 25
"Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow"
    $1200 3
On August 27, 1783 Jacques Alexandre Charles & the Robert brothers launched the first balloon filled with this gas
    $1200 13
At Al Qurnah, Iraq, it joins the Euphrates to form the Shatt al Arab
    $1200 9
(Andrew Lloyd Webber reads the clue.) The only show in Broadway history that ran longer than "The Phantom of the Opera" is this other musical of mine
    $1200 18
From the Spanish for "poplar grove", it's the county where you'll find Oakland, California
    DD: $7,500 26
"Jessica Behind Bars"
    $1600 4
Father Jacques Marquette & this cartographer explored the Mississippi River during June & July 1673
    DD: $2,000 14
A 1947 partition divided the water in the basin of this 1,800-mile-long river on the border of Pakistan
    $1600 10
Ashley the Smoking Car is a character in this Lloyd Webber musical (hint: don't lose your train of thought)
    $1600 19
The large dino known as a Brontosaurus has been reclassified with this name meaning "deceptive lizard"
    $2000 28
Begun Jan. 21, 1968, the Battle for this Marine outpost may have been an NVA diversion before the Tet Offensive
    $2000 27
"The Brothers Caine"
    $2000 5
He painted "Napoleon Distributing the Eagles"
    $2000 15
The 710-mile-long Kapuas River, Indonesia's longest, is on this third-largest island in the world
    $2000 11
(Andrew Lloyd Webber reads the clue.) Emmy Rossum plays Christine in "The Phantom of the Opera" movie; this actress originated the role on stage
    $2000 20
Multiply 6.022 times 10 to the 23rd power to get this scientific "number"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Grayson Jennifer Harry
$11,400 $7,600 $300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

A high-bounce ball inspired businessman Lamar Hunt to give an annual event this name

Final scores:

Grayson Jennifer Harry
$15,210 $800 $600
2-day champion: $44,411 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Grayson Jennifer Harry
$12,400 $7,600 $7,800
20 R
(including 1 DD),
10 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
1 W
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $27,800

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

Game tape date: 2004-09-13
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. 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