Show #1027 - Tuesday, February 7, 1989

1989 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 2.


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Samantha Moeschler, a senior from Mosinee, Wisconsin

Ryan Godfrey, a senior from Glendale, Arizona

Laura Spear, a senior from Chalfont, Pennsylvania

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
By the year 1340 this Egyptian capital had half a million people; more than any city in Europe
    $100 26
By law you must have this piece of personal I.D. with you whenever you drive
    $100 4
It's pronounced "in excess", but the band's name is spelled this way
    $100 7
Mythical beast whose name is derived from the Latin for "having 1 horn"
    $100 19
He exclaimed, "Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be too late!" before he popped down a hole
    $100 14
French & Indian
    $200 2
Latin American country named for the Aztec god of war
    $200 27
It's best to use these sparingly when driving downhill: they may get hot & lose power
    $200 5
Phil Collins' 1988 remake of a 1966 hit, it may put "groovy" back in the language
    $200 8
This "Dutch" flower's name comes from the Turkish for turban because it resembles a turban
    $200 22
At the mad tea party, these 2 tried to stuff the Dormouse into the teapot
    $200 15
    $300 3
Canada's steel industry is centered in Hamilton, the 2nd largest city in this province
    $300 28
To alert other drivers, it's best to do this at least 5 seconds before changing lanes
    DD: $300 6
Composer of the following song sung here by Tom Jones:

"You don't have to be rich to be my girl / You don't have to be cool to rule my world / Ain't no particular sign I'm more compatible with / I just want your extra time and your kiss..."
    $300 9
This part of your anatomy was named for a 16th c. anatomy specialist, Bartolommeo Eustachio
    $300 23
At the end of "Through the Looking-Glass", this queen turns into a kitten
    $300 16
    $400 12
The earthquake that devastated Armenia was also felt in this country, its neighbor to the west
    $400 29
A flashing red light means you must do this before proceeding
    $400 20
Rolling Stone whose 1st solo album, "Talk is Cheap", came some 25 years into his career
    $400 10
Though its name comes from the Italian for "high" it's the lowest female singing voice
    $400 24
After her brooch came undone, this queen started bleating & turned into a sheep
    $400 17
    $500 13
This polish city, formerly known as Danzig, was founded near the mouth of the Vistula River in the 900s
    $500 30
A solid double yellow line means you're not allowed to do this
    $500 21
Their "Appetite for Destruction" has been on Billboard album charts for over a year
    $500 11
From the Malay words for "man" & "forest", it's the name of an ape the height of a small man
    $500 25
It "had very long claws and a great many teeth, so" Alice felt "it ought to be treated with respect"
    $500 18

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Laura Ryan Sam
-$100 $400 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Laura Ryan Sam
$1,300 $3,100 -$700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
This former Texas senator was selected to be Secretary of Defense
    $200 11
In 1793 this Paris museum was opened to the public for the 1st time by the revolutionary government
    $200 1
He hosts the syndicated horror series "Freddy's Nightmares"
    $200 3
The most pre\valent native languages on this continent are part of the Bantu group
    $200 18
Most of the trained ones which perform in aquariums are the bottle--nosed species
    $400 14
A week before George Bush was elected president, this Canadian prime minister won re-election
    $400 12
Valuable papers & paintings were lost when this institution's castle burned in 1865 due to a misvented stove
    $400 2
According to one opening for this series, "There's a 6th dimension beyond that which is known to man"
    $400 4
The standard dialect of this country is called Lhasa
    $400 19
If you don't know this other name for the nacre inside an oyster shell, ask your mom
    $600 15
1938 Wadowice High School grad Karol Wojtyla hosted his 50th anniversary class reunion here
    DD: $500 21
This largest NYC museum issued the 1st U.S. museum mail order Christmas card catalogue in 1921
    DD: $600 5
2 of the 4 most widely spoken languages in the world
    $600 24
Weighing up to 500 lbs., the "giant" variety of this is the world's largest living bivalve
    $600 8
This story of a prom queen with telekinetic powers was Stephen King's 1st best seller
    $800 16
3-year-old Athina Roussel will inherit millions due to the Nov. '88 death of this woman, her mom
    $800 22
Created in 1683, this university's Ashmolean Museum has been called "the 1st museum deserving of the name"
    $800 27
Though named for a series of horror movies, this current TV show has nothing to do with the films
    $800 6
St. Jerome created the Latin Vulgate Bible by translating from these 2 original Bible languages
    $800 25
These creatures can be snipe, snake or conger
    $800 9
His foster child, Eppie, chooses to stay with him at the end of this classic novel by George Eliot
    $1000 17
The Soviets dubbed it "Buran"
    $1000 23
The Nazi U-505 sub in this Chicago museum was captured by the U.S. in 1944 off the coast of West Africa
    $1000 20
She played Wonder Woman's sister before earning an Oscar nomination for "Terms of Endearment"
    $1000 7
Country that's seen language riots between French-speaking Walloons & Flemish-speaking Flemings
    $1000 26
Named for their appearance, mushroom & brain are types of these with stony skeletons
    $1000 10
At age 18, this Henry Fielding hero falls in love with Sophia, a squire's daughter

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Laura Ryan Sam
$4,600 $2,100 $2,700

Final Jeopardy! Round

He served as a major general in the Continental Army & a brigadier gen. for the British

Final scores:

Laura Ryan Sam
$3,799 $4,200 $2,200
2nd place: $1,000 if not wild card semifinalist Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if not wild card semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Laura Ryan Sam
$5,000 $2,100 $2,700
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
6 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W

Combined Coryat: $9,800

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Game tape date: 1989-01-04
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