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JEOPARDY! Game - February 2, 2004

Contestants

Rice Whaley, High school History teacher from Hermitage, PA
Jennifer Quinn, Assistant to the Principal from Riverdale, NY
Jeff Kuhn, Attorney from Fairport, NY (Returning 2-day champ with $31,701)

JEOPARDY! Round - February 2, 2004

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The number in parentheses preceding the clue denotes the order in which the clue was played.

STATES' LOWEST POINTS
TV PILOTS
EQUIVALENTS
ANIMAL QUOTES
POSTAL MATTERS
DOUBLE Cs
$200 - Rice

(11) This Great Lake is Minnesota's lowest point at an elevation of 602 feet above sea level


$200 - Rice

(1) This TV superhero flies an invisible plane, but how does she find it?


$200 - Jennifer

(13) 8 furlongs equals 1 ___


$200 - Rice

(6) "I had a little" one of these, "his name was Dapple Gray; I lent him to a lady to ride a mile away"


(-$200) - Jennifer

$200 - Jeff

(14) In a short-lived experiment in Belgium in 1879, these house pets were used to carry bundles of mail


$200 - Rice

(20) It's the pedal "put to the metal" (by professional drivers under controlled conditions)


$400 - Jeff

(12) At 282 feet below sea level, it's California's, & the USA's, lowest point


$400 - Jeff

(2) On this series test pilot Steve Austin is critically injured in a plane crash


$400 - Jennifer

(15) 4,840 square yards equals 1 ___


$400 - Rice

(7) Mark Twain said, "It's not the size of" this animal "in the fight, it's the size of the fight in" this animal


$400 - Rice

(16) (Video) One of the first non-Heads of State to appear on a stamp was this American on the U.S. 5-cent stamp in 1847


$400 - Rice

(21) It's the antonym of Oriental


(-$1400) - Rice

(26) The highest lowest point of the 50 states is 3,350 feet above sea level in Yuma county in this state

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1400


$600 - Jennifer

(3) Howling Mad Murdock could fly anything from a crop duster to a 747 for this title group


$600 - Rice

(25) 2 bottles of champagne equals 1 ___


$600 - Rice

(8) The Book of Judges reports Samson's riddle concerning "a swarm of bees and honey in the carcase of" this


(-$600) - Rice

$600 - Jeff

(17) The first known airmail service took place in Paris in 1870 by this conveyance


$600 - Jennifer

(22) (Video of Jimmy in a kitchen)
Before baking, sprinkle this Italian bread with olio, sale and rosmarino -- oil, salt and rosemary


(-$800) - Rice

(27) Idaho's lowest point lies in Nez Perce county along this river


$800 - Jeff

(4) Timothy Daly & Steven Weber played brothers & airline pilots on this sitcom


$800 - Jennifer

(28) (Video of Cheryl in Oklahoma City, OK)
The pump jack has to pump 42 gallons of oil out of the ground to equal one of these units


$800 - Jennifer

(9) This Hans Christian Andersen bird "had come to sing of comfort & hope. As he sang, the phantoms grew pale"


$800 - Jennifer

(18) Postal markings dating back to this civilization in 3000 B.C. translate as "In the name of the living King, speed!"


$800 - Jennifer

(23) In southern Europe, sometimes it's a dry, dusty wind from Africa, sometimes a warm, sultry wind with rain


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Rice

(5) Janine Turner played feisty air taxi pilot Maggie on this quirky series


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED OR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Rice

(10) John Donne called it "nature's great masterpiece ... the only harmless great thing; the giant of beasts"


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(19) This country doesn't have its name on its stamps; usually it has the King or Queen's head


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(24) It's Bach to basics for this type of piece


Scores at the first commercial break:
Rice: $3,600
Jeff: $1,800
Jennifer: $1,800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Jennifer: $4,800
Jeff: $2,400
Rice: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - February 2, 2004

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WHO'S SPEAKING IN SHAKESPEARE?
POP CULTURE
NOTED BLACK AMERICANS
FOREIGN WORDS & PHRASES
FAMOUS CEMETERIES
"D" COMPOSING
(-$400) - Jeff

$400 - Rice

(7) "Be but sworn my love, and I'll no longer be a Capulet"


$400 - Jeff

(6) Every August Elvis Presley fans gather at this Memphis mansion for a week-long celebration of his life


$400 - Rice

(1) (Video of Jimmy at the Louisville Slugger Museum)
The first National League winner of Hillerich & Bradsby's Silver Bat Award in 1949 was this Dodger second baseman


(-$400) - Rice

(22) This 2-word Latin phrase means "by the fact itself"


$400 - Rice

(16) The USA's official observance of Veterans Day takes place at this cemetery


$400 - Jennifer

(13) Based on a 17th century satire, this tone poem from composer Richard Strauss features a viola as Sancho Panza


$800 - Rice

(12) "A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!"


$800 - Jennifer

(8) Its Frappuccino beverage was named one of "the best new products of 1996"


$800 - Jeff

(2) On Dec. 1, 1955
4 blacks were asked to move to the back of the bus in Montgomery; 3 did, she didn't


$800 - Jeff

(23) When a roulette croupier says "Faites vos jeux", he's asking players to do this


$800 - Rice

(17) Karl Marx & Michael Faraday are both buried in this city's Highgate Cemetery


$800 - Rice

(14) Heard here is some suite stuff by this composer


(-$1200) - Jeff

$1200 - Rice

(19) "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"


$1200 - Rice

(9) (Video) She's so outrageous that in 2002 she got her own TV show


(-$1200) - Jennifer

$1200 - Rice

(3) This Big Band leader won 3 Grammys for his work on the 1959 courtroom drama "Anatomy of a Murder"


(-$1200) - Rice

(-$1200) - Jennifer

(26) It's not bubble gum, it's a Greek stringed instrument that's like a lute


$1200 - Jeff

(18) Appropriately, New York State's Sleepy Hollow Cemtery is where you'll find this author's grave


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(15) Death plays the violin at midnight while skeletons cavort in this Saint-Saens composition


$3600 - Jeff

(24) "For I am he am born to tame you, Kate"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3600


$1600 - Jeff

(10) Neil Diamond's 1982 hit "Heartlight" was inspired by this movie


$1600 - Rice

(4) The publisher of such abolitionist newspapers as North Star & New National Era, he later became a Marshal in D.C.


(-$1600) - Rice

(27) Term for the Mrs. of a Maharajah


$500 - Rice

(20) This city's Lafayette Cemetery appears in several of Anne Rice's vampire novels

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $500


$1600 - Jennifer

(28) "The Pig-Headed Peasants" is one of the lesser-known works of this late 19th century Czech composer


$2000 - Jeff

(25) "I am a man more sinned against than sinning"


$2000 - Jennifer

(11) (Video) He's the beloved comic strip character seen here with his friend Albert back in 1948


(-$2000) - Jeff

(5) A junior high school in Harvey, Illinois is named for this "In the Mecca" poet


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(21) This noted cemetery in Paris is named after the Jesuit Father who was the confessor of King Louis XIV


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Jeff: $9,200
Rice: $8,500
Jennifer: $7,200


Final JEOPARDY!

BASEBALL HISTORY
On August 10, 2003 Rafael Furcal of the Braves became only the 12th man in MLB history to perform this single-handedly

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Jennifer: $7,200 + $7,000
Rice: $8,500 + $8,400
Jeff: $9,200 + $7,801


Final Scores
Jeff: $17,001 (3-day total of $48,702)
Rice: $16,900
Jennifer: $14,200

Rice: $11,000 (22 right, includes 1 DD & 3 rebounds; 6 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Jeff: $7,200 (12 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 3 wrong)
Jennifer: $7,200 (12 right; 3 wrong)
Total: $25,400

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