Show #407 - Tuesday, April 1, 1986

Eric Schoeck game 3.


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Claudia Kiel, a reporter from Hollywood, California

Scott Freeman, an actor and a teacher from Los Angeles, California

Eric Schoeck, a radio talk show host from Santa Cruz, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $12,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

NEWS '85
(Alex: And that, of course, means that all of the correct responses in this category will begin with the letter T.)
    $100 9
Karl-Marx-stadt & Leipzig are 2 of this country's largest cities
    $100 17
In 1804, Oliver Evans built a passenger vehicle in the U.S. powered by this
    $100 20
Missouri. Princeton. or Bengal
    $100 7
1st couple to reach "The Act" wins in her new "Game of Good Sex"
    $100 1
What happened to baseball's Brock, Wilhelm, Slaughter & Vaughn on July 28, 1985
    $100 2
Placido Domingo
    $200 10
The Titanic was built in 1912 in this North Irish city
    $200 19
"Business Week" predicted in '68, this country's auto industry wouldn't "carve out a big slice" of U.S. market
    $200 21
Going by their nickname, Wyoming could play for Dallas in the NFL
    $200 11
A friend of Beethoven, Johann Maelzel, patented a mechanism to make a doll say these 2 words
    $200 4
Bakersfield, CA was abuzz as these "winged terrorists" arrived from Brazil
    $200 3
Without one, a camera wouldn't have a leg to stand on
    $300 15
Largest African city west of Egypt, this port has a Spanish name & French architecture
    DD: $100 22
Nickname of team with this theme:

[Instrumental music plays]
    $300 12
Game where you try to get rid of all your bones by matching spots
    $300 5
The D.E.A. resurrected plans to spray marijuana fields with this controversial herbicide
    $300 25
A cable laid from New York to London, not San Francisco to Tokyo
    $400 16
Tourists traveling to India usually try to include a stop in Agra to see this
    $400 23
Harvard's nickname & team color, it makes their opponents see red
    $400 13
Nickname of the point 4 in craps, or Michael Landon on TV
    $400 6
Calling them "arrogant" this "Mother" used word of 7 senators in his record "Porn Wars"
    $400 26
A type of weight or a type of Donahue
    $500 18
60 canals divide this crescent-shaped European city, so that it consists of about 90 islands
    $500 24
Michigan State's "no-frills" nickname, it's Greek to me
    $500 14
Invented in 1953 by David Mullany for his son, it's a white plastic sphere with air holes
    $500 8
Texas city that earned nickname of "Foreclosure City, U.S.A." because of high number of home foreclosures

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Eric Scott Claudia
$700 $800 $100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Scott Claudia
$400 $1,200 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
While gold was discovered in this state in 1848, it took a year for word to really get around
    $200 8
Spending almost all of their life hanging upside-down, they come in 2 & 3 toed varieties
    $200 24
His 1984 hit, "Some Guys Have All The Luck", might well refer to himself
    $200 9
After smiting him, David carried around the head as a souvenir
    $200 16
While some hats have ribbons or feathers, this kind sometimes has a propeller
    $200 6
The 2 main gases exchanged in the alveoli of the lungs
    $400 2
Agency which replaced the Federal Radio Commission June 19, 1934
    $400 12
Beavers slap these on the water to warn others of danger
    $400 25
Born Norma Egstrom,
her career reached "Fever" pitch in 1958
    $400 10
King who offered at 1 sacrifice 22,000 oxen & 120,000 sheep,
which doesn't seem too wise
    $400 17
It was the tin woodman's hat in "The Wizard of Oz"
    $400 7
PBS series from which this category takes its name was hosted by this actor/director/satirist/M.D.
    $600 3
Formed in 1901, it became America's 1st billion-dollar corporation
    $600 13
It can dart its 22-inch tongue into a hill about 160 times a minute
    DD: $400 26
In 1972, "Where Is The Love" established these 2 pop stars as a duo
    $600 11
According to Psalm 8, God made man a little lower than them
    $600 18
Mark Roth or an Englishman's hat
    $600 21
Time of your life when you have the most taste buds
    $800 4
As reported 12/16/1799 a throat infection "in less than 4 & 20 hrs. put a period to his mortal existence"
    $800 14
For surviving 150 mil. years, they're called the most successful vertebrates ever to inhabit the Earth
    $800 27
In 1971, he won Grammy for Best Male Performer, 'cause "When You're Hot, You're Hot"
    $800 20
Term "antediluvian" refers to happenings prior to this Biblical event
    $800 19
The spongy central tissue of plant stems
from which jungle helmets were originally made
    DD: $800 22
Each one has about 1 million separate filter units called nephrons
    $1000 5
President who appointed the first 2 women generals
    $1000 15
Class meaning "belly-footed", a snail is one
    $1000 28
Discovered by Bob Hope in 1949, this ballad king soon went from "Rags To Riches"
    $1000 29
Hebrew for "owner", "lord", or "husband", he was most widely mentioned Pagan god in the Old Testament
    $1000 23
What you are doing when those zygomaticus & risorius muscles pull up & back

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Scott Claudia
$2,400 $1,000 $2,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The most popular papal name after "John", it's associated with music & chronology

Final scores:

Eric Scott Claudia
$2,400 $0 $400
3-day champion: $14,400 3rd place: Bushnell telescope 2nd place: trip to the Bahamas Princess Resort and Casino

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Eric Scott Claudia
$3,400 $1,000 $2,900
14 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
3 W
12 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $7,300

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Game tape date: 1985-11-13
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