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JEOPARDY! Game - February 12, 2004

Teen Tournament Contestants

Oliver Sherouse, Junior from Montgomery, AL
Kerry Lambeth, Senior from Tualatin, OR
Meghan Apfelbaum, Senior from Menands, NY

JEOPARDY! Round - February 12, 2004

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

WORLD CAPITALS
SPORTS MASCOTS
FASCINATING BIBLE FACTS
BABY IT'S COLD OUTSIDE
AMERICAN WOMEN
HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES
$200 - Oliver

(4) Its name comes from Irish words meaning "black" & "pool"


$200 - Triple Stumper

(3) It's suspected that Wild Wing, this team's mascot, is a direct descendant of Donald Duck


$200 - Meghan

(12) Matthew 3 informs us that John the Baptist lived on a diet of locusts & this bee product


$200 - Meghan

(20) Naturally, the Inuvialuit & other groups of these people froze their food to preserve it through the winter


$200 - Triple Stumper

(1) 1 of 2 women who represent the state of California in the U.S. Senate


$200 - Kerry

(9) Like the U.S., Canada celebrates this holiday for workers on the first Monday in September


$400 - Oliver

(5) (Video)The mask seen here is in a museum in this capital


$400 - Kerry

(8) (Video) The mascot seen here represents this National League team


$400 - Meghan

(13) According to one interpretation of Genesis, it could have held up to 45,000 animals!


(-$400) - Oliver

$400 - Kerry

(21) Get those wings de-iced when taking off from the airport at Wainwright, Alaska, on this ocean


$400 - Oliver

(2) (Video) Earlier in her career, this woman prosecuted juvenile delinquency cases in New York state


$400 - Oliver

(10) In March 1737 the city of Boston turned this into a municipal celebration


(-$600) - Oliver

(6) Appropriately, this Finnish capital lies on the Gulf of Finland


$600 - Meghan

(18) Wally the Green Monster represents this east coast team


$600 - Kerry

(14) At about 9 1/2 feet, this warrior mentioned in the First Book of Samuel is probably the Bible's tallest person


$600 - Oliver

(28) (Video of Sofia in Squaw Valley, CA)
I'm modelling this type of garment, whose name comes from Russian for an animal's pelt


$600 - Meghan

(24) In 1920 Juliette Gordon Low retired as president of this organization & was given the title of founder


$600 - Kerry

(11) The feast ending the Ramadan fast isn't a go until the "new" one of these is spotted in the sky


$800 - Meghan

(7) In this city you can visit the Qianmen Gate & the Temple of Heaven


$800 - Oliver

(19) (Video) Seen here, Crunch is the mascot of this Minnesota team


$800 - Oliver

(15) Talk about taking your time -- this Biblical man who lived to be 969 didn't even have kids until he was 187


$800 - Meghan

(29) Of the Lower 48, this largest Rocky Mountain state recorded the lowest temperature, -70


$800 - Kerry

(25) Let me interpret for you
-- this Shoshone woman's name meant "bird woman"


$800 - Meghan

(22) It's Safe Toys & Gifts Month


(-$600) - Oliver

(17) It's the South American capital city that lies closest to the equator

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(27) Since 1978 the City of Brotherly Love has been home to this green, nozzle-beaked behemoth


$1000 - Oliver

(16) 22,000 oxen & 120,000 sheep were sacrificed when this king dedicated the temple in Jerusalem


$1000 - Meghan

(30) Also called pergelisol, it's the term for ground that's frozen; most of Greenland is covered with it


(-$1000) - Oliver

$1000 - Meghan

(26) In a 1961 Gallup poll, this former First Lady topped the list of the most admired women for the 10th time


$1000 - Oliver

(23) This tree-planting day was created by Nebraska newspaper publisher J. Sterling Morton in 1872


Scores at the first commercial break:
Kerry: $1,800
Meghan: $1,400
Oliver: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Meghan: $6,400
Kerry: $3,000
Oliver: $3,000


Double JEOPARDY! Round - February 12, 2004

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THE 50 STATES
COMEDY FILMS
LITERATURE
A ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD
TEENS IN HISTORY
GIVE ME AN "E"
$400 - Oliver

(8) Oregon Senator Ron Wyden was born in Wichita in this state


$400 - Kerry

(4) "Signs" & "The Ring" are among the pictures that are spoofed in this film "3"


$400 - Meghan

(21) In the Brothers Grimm version of this tale, the 7 small miners don't have names


$400 - Triple Stumper

(26) The roof of Istanbul's Hagia Sofia is sheets of this heavy metal, so don't let it fall on you


$400 - Kerry

(1) Teenage Anne Boleyn was courted by the poet Sir Thomas Wyatt, but fell head over heels for this king


$400 - Oliver

(13) (Video) They're what you curl with the item seen here


$800 - Kerry

(9) This state borders Mississippi & also has a double s in its name


$800 - Kerry

(5) After striking it big in "American Pie", Jason Biggs went on to star in "Saving" him


(-$3000) - Meghan

(22) A pastor, his wife & 4 sons have an adventure when they are shipwrecked on an island in this family tale

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3000


(-$800) - Oliver

$800 - Kerry

(27) Around 125 A.D. Rome's Pantheon was rebuilt with one of these 142 feet across; no one's sure how


$800 - Kerry

(2) At 19, this future spiritual leader of India went to Britain to study law (he also studied dancing & violin)


$800 - Oliver

(14) In the familiar proverb, "There's" one of these "to every rule"


$1200 - Oliver

(10) Its state dessert is a cream pie named for its largest city


$1200 - Kerry

(6) In this divine comedy Jim Carrey played a TV reporter who fills in for God


$1200 - Kerry

(23) This author took us "Around the World in Eighty Days" & on a "Journey to the Center of the Earth"


$1200 - Oliver

(28) The roofs of some office buildings have this one-word area so you can land there by chopper


(-$1200) - Oliver

$1200 - Kerry

(3) Jadwiga, a teen queen of this country, financed the restoration of a university in Krakow


$1200 - Oliver

(15) It means to leave your own country & settle elsewhere


$1600 - Meghan

(11) If you have every Hartford Courant from this state, you'll need a warehouse; it's been published since 1764


$1600 - Oliver

(7) This Kate Hudson - Matthew McConaughey movie was based on a book subtitled "The Universal Don'ts of Dating"


$1600 - Oliver

(24) In "The Jungle Books" Rikki-Tikki-Tavi is one of these critters who heroically fights evil cobras


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(29) To keep the rain out, you can buy a manual on "Roofing and" this 4-syllable rhyming word


$1600 - Oliver

(18) As a teen in the 1790s, this South American "liberator" was sent to Spain to complete his schooling


(-$1600) - Kerry

$1600 - Meghan

(16) Aristotle called it "the best provision for old age"; so get a good one


$2000 - Oliver

(12) In no doubt an exciting session, it made tomato juice its state beverage in 1965; back in 1953 it made the buckeye its tree


$2000 - Kerry

(20) Kirsten Dunst had all the right moves as the captain of a cheerleading squad in this 2000 film


$2000 - Oliver

(25) (Video) Books about this Belgian adolescent seen here have sold millions of copies worldwide


$2000 - Oliver

(30) (Video) A cross-gabled roof is a common feature of this architectural style, named for a royal dynasty

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$2000 - Kerry

(19) In 1692, 14-year-old Madeleine de Vercheres led the fight against an Iroquois attack in what is now this Canadian province


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(17) In 1868 Tokyo was the new name given to this city


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Oliver: $17,000
Kerry: $13,000
Meghan: $7,000


Final JEOPARDY!

SONGS
One of the first to sing it publicly was Baltimore actor Ferdinand Durang at Captain McCauley's Tavern in October 1814

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Meghan: $7,000 + $6,000
Kerry: $13,000 + $1,999
Oliver: $17,000 + $9,001


Final Scores
Oliver: $26,001
Kerry: $14,999
Meghan: $13,000

Oliver: $17,600 (21 right, includes 1 DD; 6 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Kerry: $13,000 (17 right, includes 3 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Meghan: $10,000 (13 right, includes 2 rebounds; 1 wrong, a DD)
Total: $40,600

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