Show #2723 - Wednesday, June 5, 1996


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Michael Rausin, a teacher from Upland, California

Tim Walters, a software test engineer from San Francisco, California

Sandy Falck, a physical therapist from South Euclid, Ohio (whose 2-day cash winnings total $14,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 13
On October 14, 1066, Harold II was killed at the Battle of Hastings by this conqueror's men
    $100 5
Mary Jane Watson is wed to this webslinger
    $100 26
The Vatican has an entire museum devoted to these darn people of ancient Etruria
    $100 3
Found in 1995, Giganotosaurus Carolinii may top this as the largest meat-eating dinosaur
    $100 1
"The Bard of Avon"
    $100 11
In "Solitude" Ella Wheeler Wilcox wrote, "Laugh, and" this happens; "weep, and you weep alone"
    $200 19
Louis Botha who led the Transvaal forces during this war later became the Union of South Africa's 1st prime minister
    $200 6
These 2 Archie gals each have their own comics & pair up for another title
    $200 27
Located in the Marais district, Le Musee Carnavalet is devoted to the history of this capital city
    $200 9
Environment that was home to the ichthyosaur
    $200 2
"The Rail Splitter"
    $200 12
"All the people like us are we, and every one else is they", wrote this "Jungle Book" author
    $300 20
In 1804 Jean-Jacques Dessalines became the first president of this Caribbean nation
    $300 16
In 1995 artist & writer John Byrne took over the comic book starring this Amazon princess
    $300 28
The Bytown Museum is housed in the oldest masonry building in this Canadian capital, once called Bytown
    $300 10
The procoptodon was a giant one of these in Pleistocene Australia; don't all jump in at once
    $300 4
"The Believe-It-Or-Not Man"
    $300 14
Marx & Engels began this work with "a spectre is haunting Europe—the spectre of communism"
    DD: $500 21
In February 1985 Spain reopened its border with this British dependency
    $400 17
This Baywatch blonde is bringing comic character Barb Wire to the big screen
    $400 29
There's a museum of costume in this British city known for its ancient hot springs
    $400 23
Fossils of the Palaeophonus, one of these zodiac creatures, date back to the late Silurian period
    $400 7
"The Pen of the Revolution"
    $400 15
Andorran mountains that complete Hilaire Belloc's line "The fleas that tease in the high..."
    $500 22
In 1628 these French Protestants lost the city of La Rochelle to Cardinal Richelieu's troops
    $500 18
Lady Rawhide was born in the comic about this masked protector of Spanish-era Los Angeles
    $500 30
The Currier gallery of art in Manchester is one of this state's finest art museums
    $500 24
This genus of the modern horse evolved about 2 million years ago
    $500 8
"Old Man" who was "The Father of Israel"
    $500 25
Francois-Marie Arouet, known by this name, wrote, "If God did not exist it would be necessary to invent him"

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

Sandy Tim Michael
$1,200 $100 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sandy Tim Michael
$2,700 $3,300 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
A 1942 edition of his "For Whom the Bell Tolls" included an introduction by Sinclair Lewis
    $200 1
On Nauru's flag a star below a yellow line represents its position 1 degree south of this
    $200 22
This long-running sitcom made "Meathead" & "Dingbat" household words
    $200 6
In fish this organ has only 1 atrium & 1 ventricle
    $200 11
Boris Godunov was a favorite of this "terrible" czar; Boris' sister was married to his son
    $200 21
This form of address that doesn't reflect marital status dates back to the 1940s
    $400 16
His 1995 novel "Dead Man's Walk" is a prequel to "Lonesome Dove"
    $400 2
There's one rising on the flag of Antigua and Barbuda
    $400 23
Among the characters on this controversial comedy were Jessica Tate & Jodie Dallas
    $400 7
Exobiology will be the study of these, if we ever find any
    $400 12
Nicholas II's personal friendship with this German emperor, his cousin, couldn't stop WWI
    $400 27
In 1981 N.O.W. was disappointed the Supreme Court didn't reverse the ban on women registering for this
    $600 18
Completes the title of the Mary Higgins Clark bestseller "Loves Music,..."
    $600 3
Algeria's flag features a red star & this symbol of Islam
    DD: $1,000 24
Crime series that debuted in 1976 & featured the theme heard here:
    $600 8
It's the part of the body in which the gravity-sensing otoliths are found
    $600 13
Orthodox church leader Philaret helped draft the 1861 manifesto of Alexander II freeing these people
    $600 28
Called "America's first libber", her profile was put on a U.S. coin in 1979
    $800 19
"Sour Land" was Wm. Armstrong's sequel to this 1969 book about a sharecropping family & their devoted dog
    $800 4
The blue on Tanzania's flag represents this ocean
    $800 25
From 1971 to '74 Arthur Hill played this widower & "Counselor at Law"
    $800 9
Plants & animal matter break down to form this material in soil
    $800 15
Alexis I, the second czar of this dynasty, reigned 1645-1676
    $800 29
In 1914 she was indicted for mailing an "obscene" magazine article on contraception
    $1000 20
In 1987 some of his other sci-fi works were published together in "Worlds Beyond Dune"
    $1000 5
The blue on Eritrea's flag represents the resources from this sea
    $1000 26
Oscar winner Miyoshi Umeki played housekeeper Mrs. Livingston on this 1969-1972 series
    DD: $500 10
Some creatures do this when their protein luciferin is oxidized
    $1000 17
Nicholas I's ambition to add more Turkish territory to his domain led to this 1853-56 war
    $1000 30
She wrote "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" in 1792; her daughter wrote "Frankenstein"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sandy Tim Michael
$8,500 $6,900 $5,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The College of Engineering at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas is named for him

Final scores:

Sandy Tim Michael
$13,801 $11,201 $3,600
3-day champion: $28,201 2nd place: a trip to the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta 3rd place: Panasonic 27" TV

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Sandy Tim Michael
$8,000 $6,900 $6,100
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
20 R,
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $21,000

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