Show #8752 - Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Cris Pannullo game 17.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Matt Harvey, a healthcare administrator from Providence, Rhode Island

Sheila Anderson, a philanthropic advisor from Seattle, Washington

Cris Pannullo, a customer success operations manager from Ocean City, New Jersey (whose 16-day cash winnings total $566,344)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

POLITICIANS BACK IN THE DAY
WE MAKE THAT VEHICLE
ANNUAL EVENTS
TV CARTOON VILLAINS
HOW TALL/LONG/HIGH?
"GIVE" OR "TAKE"
    $200 28
Yes, it really is this ex-veep in a pic from his Indiana high school, where he chaired the Funday Talent Committee
    $200 27
Drive to Lake Tahoe in its Tahoe
    $200 30
Hopefully you saved some of these from your Independence Day BBQ because the 3rd Wed. in July is the national day to enjoy them
    $200 19
Tiny bad guy Sheldon J. Plankton is determined to steal the Krabby Patty formula from the Krusty Krab on this TV show
    $200 25
25 feet long:
This part of Princess Diana's wedding dress
    $200 24
A word now meaning "a spooky spirit" once meant your life force; that's why this expression means "to die"
    $400 22
He's seen here about age 13 with the glasses he'd been wearing from age 6
    $400 18
Its Bronco was back & bucking in 2021
    $400 29
The largest U.S. independent film festival, it showcases new talents & movies each January in Utah
    $400 20
Da, this pair of foreign agent no-goodniks was often foiled by Rocky & Bullwinkle
    $400 17
1,024 feet high:
The spray of the King Fahd Fountain in Jeddah in this country
    $400 23
In other words, to remove freedoms; it actually means to be impertinent or go beyond what's allowed
    $600 16
In his high school yearbook this ex-Jersey governor noted his special friendship with Jill was special & shouted out someone named Fat Jack
    $600 26
Blaze a trail in its Pathfinder SUV
    $600 21
October is "Girls Lead" this acronym month, helping young women make gains in long male-dominated fields
    $600 12
As the founder & leader of the Decepticons on "Transformers", this robot villain waged epic battles with the Autobots
    DD: $2,000 8
525 feet tall:
A flagpole built in this strip of land by North Korea to make a statement
    $600 9
To do this, meaning let someone do what they want, is about horses, not kings--no silent "G"
    $800 1
After high school it was off to Harvard for this man, but he'd interrupt his education to serve in the Navy after World War II
    $800 3
4Runner looks like a Prince song title but it hits different notes for this brand
    $800 5
Feb. 14, its inventor's birthday, is the day to honor this ride on which lovers might not mind getting stuck at the top
    $800 6
In the late '90s "Hercules" animated series, James Woods reprised his role as this villain from the movie
    $800 13
145-feet tall, the beloved white type of this tree called the Mingo one, which had to be cut down in 1938
    $800 10
To make a sacrifice to help the group, like when a ballplayer lets a pitch hit him
    $1000 2
This future Speaker of the House from Wisconsin showed his stripes as president of his class
    $1000 4
Its HR-V is letter perfect
    $1000 15
December 10 is the U.N.-declared day for these--take some time & read the Universal Declaration of them
    $1000 7
Often led by the Masked Commander, this evil organization was a constant nemesis of the elite G.I. Joe team
    $1000 14
The bed of the biblical giant Og: 9 of these units long--a building elsewhere in the Bible is only 6 of them wide
    $1000 11
There's a male bovine in this expression meaning to meet a difficult situation promptly & boldly

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

Cris Sheila Matt
$2,200 $1,000 $6,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cris Sheila Matt
$4,400 $1,800 $6,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

GERMAN CITIES
CAST UPON THE WATERS
NOBEL LITERATURE PRIZE WINNERS
HUFF & PUFF
MOLECULES
MORE THAN ONE SILENT LETTER
    $400 20
Olympic Stadium in this city was the site of multiple gold-winning performances by Jesse Owens
    $400 30
Snakes didn't get Samuel L. Jackson in "Deep Blue Sea"--a mako one of these did; Thomas Jane & Michael Rapaport could only watch
    $400 29
The last novel of 1998 winner Jose Saramago of Portugal portrayed this killer in Genesis as a rebel against god
    $400 22
This scaly fellow lived in Honalee & was known to like "fancy stuff"
    $400 27
This is the type of bond where 2 atoms share an electron pair equally; in the acetylene molecule, 2 atoms share 3 pairs
    $400 28
There's no need for either the K or the G in this title, sir
    $800 1
This major river passes through the cities of Mannheim & Cologne
    $800 26
On "Entourage" Vince Chase was cast as this movie superhero; Jason Momoa got the gig in real life
    DD: $12,400 19
Greek author George Seferis, who won the award in 1963, wrote "Six Nights on" this hilltop
    $800 23
Seen here, Bridalveil Fall in this national park is also known as Pohono or "Spirit of the Puffing Wind"
    $800 18
Bears have died from eating too much of this sweet stuff; it contains theobromine, an alkaloid that's toxic to animals
    $800 21
This synonym for "destroy" has a spare W & either a spare C or a spare K, take your pick
    $1200 4
The cities of W├╝rzburg, Bayreuth & Munich are all found in this largest German state by area
    $1200 14
The subtitle of her book about making "The African Queen" is "How I Went to Africa with Bogart, Bacall & Huston & Almost Lost My Mind"
    $1200 17
This 1993 winner often focused on African-American culture in novels like "Jazz" & "Tar Baby"
    $1200 3
A puff one of these holds the record for most live young born from a snake--156
    $1200 9
"The first molecule" was a hydride of this element; today it doesn't form many compounds but then hydrogen had no other options
    $1200 7
Heck, most of this British synonym for "line" is silent
    $1600 2
The site of a Roman fortress in the 1st century B.C., this city was the seat of federal government for 50 years until 1999
    $1600 13
Oscar winners Laurence Olivier, Daniel Day-Lewis & Mel Gibson were entwined with this title 1984 ship
    $1600 10
This Dublin-born playwright got the nod in 1925 for works marked by idealism, humanity & stimulating satire
    $1600 15
Lose your amateur status & go pro with these cream-filled little puff pastries
    $1600 5
Menthol & neomenthol are these of each other: the same atoms in the same proportion but different arrangements
    $1600 6
Often attributed to Francis Bacon is the saying this "is power"
    $2000 12
Hanover was the original home of the man who would become this English king in 1714
    $2000 25
Joining Tom Holland & Chris Hemsworth for "In the Heart of the Sea", Ben Whishaw played this 19th century author
    $2000 11
1988 winner Naguib Mahfouz set many of his works like "Palace of Desire" in this North African capital
    $2000 16
Arianna Huffington has written biographies of Picasso & this soprano, the daughter of Greek immigrants
    $2000 24
A 1998 Nobel rewarded work that revealed nitric oxide's role in triggering this, the expansion of blood vessels
    DD: $5,000 8
This word that can precede arthritis would be just fine without its second & third letters

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cris Sheila Matt
$24,000 $4,200 $21,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

NAMES IN U.S. HISTORY
This father was the only man among the 13 plaintiffs in a class-action case filed in 1951

Final scores:

Cris Sheila Matt
$44,000 $4,200 $8,401
17-day champion: $610,344 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cris Sheila Matt
$12,400 $4,200 $17,000
22 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
7 R,
2 W
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $33,600

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

Game tape date: 2022-10-11
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 JBoard.tv.