Suggest correction - #3542 - 2000-01-18

Fill in your contact information if you would like to be notified when your correction has been reviewed.
On the left you see the clue as it is currently displayed. Enter your correction on the right by editing the text directly. The top left field is the clue's value, either as given on the board, or, if a Daily Double, the value of the contestant's wager. If the clue is a Daily Double, check the checkbox to the right of this field. The top right field is the clue order number representing the order of the clue's selection amongst other clues in the round. The large blue field is for the clue text, which should be entered as closely as possible to how it appears on the show, with the exception that the words should not be all caps. Links to media clue files should be entered with HTML-style hyperlinks. Next come the nicknames of the three contestants in the form of response toggles: single clicks on the name change its color from white (no response) to green (correct response) to red (incorrect response) and back. Below this should be typed the correct response (only the most essential part--it should not be entered in the form of a question). The bottom field on the right is the clue comments field, where dialog (including incorrect responses) can be entered. (Note that the correct response should never be typed in the comments field; rather, it should be denoted by [*].)
    $600 21
Bruce Willis tries to save the world when he's sent back in time to stop a plague in this 1995 film
#
 
 

Show #3542 - Tuesday, January 18, 2000

Contestants

Jeff Melcher, a logistics manager from Grand Prairie, Texas

Debbie Mamber, a financial consultant from Bayside, New York

Kara McDermott, an Internet content editor from Newton, Massachusetts (1-day champion whose cash winnings total $3,999)

Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC PEOPLE
IF THEY WERE MUSICALS...
ROCK MY WORLD
"BELL"ISSIMO!
READERS
(Alex: A whole category about audiobooks.)
DIGESTION
    $100 11
In 1902 she & her husband isolated pure radium chloride
    $100 1
The musical version of this Ibsen play might be titled "Hedda Get Your Gun!"
    $100 12
Rammstein, Kraftwerk & Einsturzende Neubauten are all bands from this country
    $100 21
A hearty "gut" chuckle
    $100 2
Cormac McCarthy's "All the Pretty Horses" is read by this hunky "Legends of the Fall" star
    $100 26
It's the "A" being controlled by Pepcid AC
    $200 13
He didn't fiddle around after the Great Fire of Rome in 64 A.D.; he built himself a palace called The Golden House
    $200 3
Forget "Cats"; the musical of this Orwell book would feature jackbooted dancing pigs
    $200 15
In 1988, with Eric Clapton on guitar, Dire Straits played this S. African's 70th birthday celebration at Wembley Stadium
    $200 22
Quasimodo, when in work mode
    $200 6
In "Still Me" he tells of his Memorial Day 1995 riding accident & the struggles since
    $200 30
In your body, the process of digestion takes place primarily in this canal
    $300 14
Eureka! This Greek mathematician discovered the formulae for the volume & surface of a sphere
    $300 4
His play about Mrs. Warren could become "Best Little Whorehouse in Europe"
    $300 18
Of King Ad-Rock, Thugmuffin C, MCA or Mike D, the one who's not a member of the USA's Beastie Boys
    $300 23
He skips over & carries your bags at a hotel
    $300 7
Edward Herrmann, known for playing this president on TV, reads "No Ordinary Time", a book about him
    $300 29
This substance in your food slows down the digestive process & is what bile works on
    $400 16
This Italian banker for whom the New World was named organized the supplies for Columbus' voyages
    $400 5
A musical of this Hardy novel might include the song "Jude, Glorious Jude"
    DD: $500 19
James Henrik Sundquist emerged from Sweden in 1994 claiming to be the son of this rock star
    $400 24
Robert Jordan is an American explosives expert in Civil War Spain in this Hemingway tale
    $400 9
Hollywood is all ears for "The Kid Stays in the Picture" by this producer & ex-husband of Ali MacGraw
    $400 27
After the crop, a bird has this organ, a part of the digestive system, to grind up those tough seeds
    $500 17
Mourners at Monet's 1926 funeral included fellow artists & this WWI French premier known as "The Tiger"
    $500 8
Songs from this TV show would highlight the adaptation "Shirley and the Amazing Technicolor School Bus"
    $500 20
Let's all rock down to "Electric Avenue" in the 1983 hit by this Guyanese pop star
    $500 25
Aggressively hostile or eager to fight
    $500 10
"Second Wind" has this mystery author jockeying for position in front of the microphone
    $500 28
The ptyalin in this watery fluid breaks down starches into maltose, a sugar

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

Kara Debbie Jeff
$1,600 $1,100 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kara Debbie Jeff
$2,300 $1,800 $1,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

NATIONAL MEMORIALS
WHAT'S UP, DOC?
SPARTA
YOUR FILM DAYS ARE NUMBERED
PSYCH 102
AUTHORS' RHYME TIME
    $200 10
He's got a national memorial in D.C., one in Indiana & is on Mount Rushmore, to boot
    $200 9
In 1899, along with his 2 sons, he founded St. Marys's Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota
    $200 24
As its name indicates, the Crypteia was this type of police force that prevented rebellion
    $200 19
Bruce Willis saves a planeload of people in this 1990 sequel
    $200 6
Called the language of the unconscious, they're open to "interpretation"
    $200 1
Saul's stringed instruments
    $400 11
This tragic flood of 1889 is commemorated with a memorial in Pennsylvania
    $400 15
In 1798 he published "An Inquiry into...a Disease by the Name of Cow Pox"
    $400 25
To isolate themselves economically, the Spartans used iron rods instead of these items used in Athens
    $400 20
Bruce Willis saves a young boy who sees dead people in this 1999 film
    $400 7
A concept created by Freud, it's the source of the aggressive drive, as well as the sexual drive
    $400 2
Anais' flippers
    $600 12
A memorial in Arizona to this Spaniard commemorates the 1st European exploration of the Southwest
    $600 16
This 18th century German physician is known for using a trancelike state now named for him as a curative agent
    $600 21
Bruce Willis tries to save the world when he's sent back in time to stop a plague in this 1995 film
    $600 8
Unlike conscious suppression, unacceptable impulses are unconsciously banished in this defense mechanism
    $600 3
Bronte's streetwalkers
    DD: $800 13
This first seat of the U.S. Congress is a memorial in New York City
    $800 17
A president of Baylor's School of Medicine, he pioneered the development of the artificial heart
    $800 22
Bruce Willis saves a future world with Milla Jovovich's help in this 1997 film
    $800 26
This 2-word term was first used to denote a concussion syndrome observed among pugilists
    $800 4
The Berliners visiting Mr. Melville
    $1000 14
A huge Doric column at Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island, Ohio commemorates his naval victory
    $1000 18
This German bacteriologist discovered that Salvorsan was the "magic bullet" to treat syphilis
    $1000 23
Bruce Willis appears uncredited in this 1980 film in which Sinatra saves NYC from a serial killer
    $1000 5
The frameworks over Ambler's oil wells

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kara Debbie Jeff
$2,900 $2,200 $1,900

Final Jeopardy! Round

IN THE NEWS
The U.N. designated October 12, 1999 as the date the Earth's population reached this figure

Final scores:

Kara Debbie Jeff
$4,401 $4,000 $3,799
2-day champion: $8,400 2nd place: Zenith 36" Stereo TV & Cambridge Soundworks Home Theatre System 3rd place: Siemens Gigaset 2420 Phone

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kara Debbie Jeff
$3,400 $3,000 $1,900
13 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
6 W

Combined Coryat: $8,300

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

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. 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 JBoard.tv.