Show #2181 - Monday, February 14, 1994

1994 Teen Tournament quarterfinal game 1.


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Dorothy Thompson, a senior from Manchester, Connecticut

Gerry Tansey, a junior from Florissant, Missouri

Paul Loeffler, a senior from Los Banos, California

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
She married LBJ after a courtship of only 2 months
    $100 16
"Start spreadin' the news, I'm leavin' today, I want to be a part of it" this place, this place
    $100 25
Term for the person who drives a train
    $100 7
Tijuana Street photographers paint burros to resemble these African equines
    $100 20
The Guinness record for the height of one of these built with just hands, buckets & shovels is 19'6"
    $100 3
Something about to tumble down is standing on these
    $200 2
She was widowed a second time by the death of Aristotle Onassis in 1975
    $200 17
"Nothing could be finer than to be in" this place "in the morning"
    $200 27
On Chrysler's 1994 minivans, a canister of argon gas was added to help inflate these faster
    $200 12
The snowshoe variety of this mammal has a gray- brown coat in the summer & a white coat in the winter
    $200 22
Top players in the beach version of this sport include Sinjin Smith & Randy Stoklos
    $200 8
It breaks a camel's back
    $300 4
Her first husband, Daniel Parke Custis, left her a very rich widow at the age of 26
    $300 18
"We are" this, "We are the children, we are the ones to make a brighter day"
    $300 28
They propel a scull
    $300 13
Catch a howler red-handed, or a red-handed howler, & you've caught one of these
    $300 23
This toy was originally called the Pluto Platter, but that name was tossed out
    $300 9
It's what you have when your joke succeeds when all told you it would fail
    $400 5
Before she became First Lady in 1933, she taught at Todhunter, a girls' school
    $400 19
In a well-known Christmas carol, he "looked out on the feast of Stephen"
    $400 29
In 1982 this atomic submarine was designated a national historic landmark
    $400 14
In 1800 over 50,000 of these bears roamed the West; today there are only about 1,000
    $400 24
It's riding the waves with no board
    $400 10
A desperate attempt, such as defending the endmost trench
    DD: $600 6
There is no known portrait of Margaret, wife of this "Old Rough and Ready" president
    $500 21
"Seventy-six trombones led the big parade, with" this many "cornets close at hand"
    $500 30
The Statistical Abstract says this mode of transport caused 600,649 injuries in 1991, so kids, wear helmets
    $500 15
This Australian marsupial is divided into 1 common & 2 hairy-nosed species
    $500 26
Tanners have to know their lotion's SPF, which stands for this
    $500 11
This phrase about the standings is traced to Dodger manager Leo Durocher

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

Paul Gerry Dorothy
-$900 $2,500 $100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Gerry Dorothy
$100 $3,800 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
During the century Spain created the fifth column & this country the Fifth Republic
    $200 26
It's our most critical nutrient, since we can't go much more than a week without it
    $200 6
This university has its main campus in Ann Arbor & branch campuses in Dearborn & Flint
    $200 2
Sri Lanka is one of the world's leading producers of these beverage leaves
    $200 1
"A Different Kind of Christmas" by this "Roots" author is about a plantation owner's son who rejects slavery
    $200 21
Blue Laws, which still exist in some areas, forbid business transactions on this day of the week
    $400 13
He was Soviet premier during the Cuban Missile Crisis
    $400 27
Eggs with shells of this color are nutritionally the same as the white ones
    $400 8
The Jester is the humor magazine at this NYC Ivy League university
    $400 17
Many descendants of the ancient Maya still live in the northern part of this Mexican peninsula
    $400 3
In 1922 this creator of Winnie-the-Pooh wrote a detective novel called "The Red House Mystery"
    $400 22
In league play, this can weigh up to 16 pounds & have a maximum circumference of 27 inches
    $600 14
In July 1937 papers headlined the disappearance of Frederick Noonan & this person
    $600 28
This "complex" includes 8 individual vitamins
    $600 9
Colleges in this state include Burlington, Marlboro & Green Mountain
    $600 18
The Avon River flows through Christchurch, a picturesque city in this South Pacific country
    $600 4
Originally, he spun the tale of "The Hobbit" for his own children
    $600 25
Agoraphobia is the fear of open places; this is the fear of enclosed ones
    $800 15
On Aug. 27, 1975 this emperor, the "Lion of Judah", died a state prisoner in Ethiopia
    $800 29
Sugars are simple types of these; starches are complex types
    $800 11
This West Lafayette, Ind. school claims its 400-member marching band as the USA's largest
    $800 19
Thailand is bordered on the west by this country once known as Burma
    $800 5
The title of this Amy Tan book refers to a social club formed by mothers who play mah jongg
    $800 24
Stannum is another name for this metallic element
    $1000 16
Chilean general who led the 1973 junta that deposed Salvador Allende
    $1000 30
This metal used to galvanize steel is one of the trace elements the body needs in tiny amounts
    DD: $1,500 12
Affiliated with Harvard, it was once known as the Soc. for the Collegiate Instruction of Women
    DD: $2,000 20
The sultan of this country lives in the $500 million "Palace of Righteous Light"
    $1000 7
Tom Clancy called his fourth novel "The Cardinal of" this
    $1000 23
In 1979 the Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare was divided into these 2 separate departments

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Gerry Dorothy
$4,100 $12,000 $8,300

Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 1970s
In August 1993 the last of the contaminated water from this 1979 accident site was evaporated

Final scores:

Paul Gerry Dorothy
$8,200 $14,000 $11,300
3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Paul Gerry Dorothy
$4,100 $10,900 $7,800
11 R,
5 W
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $22,800

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Game tape date: 1994-01-03
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