Show #1722 - Tuesday, February 11, 1992

Frank Epstein game 5.


[<< previous game]

Scott Brauneller, a law student from Indianapolis, Indiana

Elaine Geller, a teacher from Margate, New Jersey

Frank Epstein, a police officer from Los Angeles, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $57,100)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 3
In names of dog food, this odd word precedes "and Chunks" or "'n Bits 'N Bits 'n Bits"
    $100 14
This antonym of "micro" differs by just 1 letter
    $100 7
The idea for this toy came from watching students throwing empty pie tins
    $100 1
In heraldry these 2 metals are known as "or" & "argent"
    $100 20
While there are 10 Commandments, there are this many deadly sins
    $100 26
The highest shade temperature recorded here was 134° F. at Furnace Creek Ranch in 1913
    $200 10
In other words, this dog food could be called "fortunate canine"
    $200 18
It's what the prefix "ante" means, whether it precedes "bellum" or "diluvian"
    $200 8
Initially called Crisscross, this board game was renamed for the "digging" of letters during play
    $200 2
A bar across the middle of a shield, or a Parker who played Davy Crockett
    $200 21
In hockey a player gets a hat trick when he scores this many goals in one game
    $200 27
Indian burial mounds can be seen at Mound City Group Nat'l Monument north of Chillicothe in this state
    $300 12
Boxes of Wagtime Beef Basted Biscuits say they're "for happy" ones, as the name implies
    $300 19
This extremely short prefix meaning "without" often precedes "moral" or "theism"
    $300 9
In 1989 Mattel introduced the Power Glove to be used with this home computer video game system
    $300 4
On a coat of arms the crest may sit atop this piece of armored headgear
    $300 22
An 1869 act of Congress increased Supreme Court membership from 7 to this current number
    $300 28
Scotts Bluff Nat'l Monument in Western Nebraska was a landmark for pioneers on this trail
    $400 13
The "T.C." in Milk-Bone's T.C. biscuits means it controls this, like some toothpastes
    $400 17
This prefix, from the Greek for "false", often comes before "science" or "intellectual"
    DD: $400 11
Donald Duncan adapted this Philippine weapon & toy & introduced it to America in 1928
    $400 5
"Menacing" name for the side of a shield on the bearer's left
    $400 23
Those who've plumbed the depths can tell you it's the number of feet in a fathom
    $400 29
1 of 2 cacti for which a national monument is named in Arizona
    $500 15
It's KEN-L Ration's "original beef burger for dogs"
    $500 16
"Star", "power" & "impose" often follow this 5-letter prefix
    $500 25
In the 1940s Minnesota mailman Herb Schaper created this "lousy" game
    $500 6
This North American capital's coat of arms depicts an eagle with a snake in its mouth on a cactus
    $500 24
Colonel Sanders created his famous chicken using this many "herbs and spices"
    $500 30
This natural arch in southeastern Utah is located within the Navajo Indian reservation

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

Frank Elaine Scott
$1,200 $300 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Frank Elaine Scott
$2,900 -$100 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
The main American arms storehouse was in this town less than 10 miles from Lexington
    $200 11
Confirmation was originally part of this rite
    $200 1
If someone asks you, "Sprechen sie Deutsch?", he's asking if you speak this language
    $200 22
In 1979 Denmark granted this large island home rule
    $200 12
She not only walks in her sleep, she reads & writes in her sleep
    $200 17
It begins, "It looked extremely rocky for the Mudville nine that day"
    $400 7
A flintlock musket with this attached was the chief weapon of the war
    $400 27
Kabbala is the mystical tradition of this religion
    $400 2
Since the 1920s Turkish has been written in this alphabet
    $400 23
In 1946 the U.S. removed about 200 inhabitants from this atoll in order to use it for A-bomb tests
    $400 13
"Antony and Cleopatra" opens in Cleopatra's palace in this city
    $400 18
Baby rabbits are known by this "feline" name
    $600 8
In 1780 Benedict Arnold attempted to betray this post which he commanded
    $600 28
The Buddha attained enlightenment in what's now Bodh Gaya in this country
    $600 3
Some consider this language of the Pyrenees the most difficult to learn
    $600 24
At 7,402 feet, Blue Mountain Peak is this Caribbean island's highest point
    $600 14
Rosalind says, "Men have died from time to time, and worms have eaten them, but not for" this emotion
    $600 19
In names of cocktails, this title precedes Elizabeth & Bee
    $800 9
His "The American Crisis" pamphlet helped inspire the American victory at Trenton
    $800 29
Caesar, Victor Hugo & Joan of Arc are saints of Cao Dai, a sect founded by Ngo Van Chieu in this country
    $800 4
Speakers of this Invented language sometimes identify themselves by wearing a green star
    $800 25
In 1973 NYC's Welfare Island was renamed for this president
    $800 15
Laertes says of her, "And from her fair and unpolluted flesh may violets spring!"
    $800 20
In the phrase "Captains Courageous", Courageous is this part of speech
    $1000 10
This Prussian had drill regulations printed in a manual for Washington's army
    DD: $1,300 30
The Catholic translation of the Latin Vulgate Bible named for a place in France
    DD: $2,500 5
Upper Lusatian, Macedonian & Russian are members of this branch of the Indo-European group
    $1000 26
This Michigan island was once a regional headquarters for John Jacob Astor's American Fur Company
    $1000 16
This king awakens from dreaming about ghosts screaming, "Give me another horse!"
    $1000 21
Rosa Bonheur achieved her fame in this profession; "The Horse Fair" is regarded as her masterpiece

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Frank Elaine Scott
$8,200 -$1,500 $10,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

James River Corp., maker of Brawny towels & Dixie cups, is based in this state capital

Final scores:

Frank Elaine Scott
$16,300 -$1,500 $5,199
5-day champion: $73,400 3rd place: Oneida gift certificate + Jeopardy! home game 2nd place: trip on Delta to Honolulu & stay at the Ala Moana Hotel + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Frank Elaine Scott
$9,900 -$1,500 $9,300
23 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
5 R,
7 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $17,700

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

Game tape date: 1991-11-19
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