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JEOPARDY! Game - March 5, 2004

Contestants

Beth Graham, Library public relations manager from San Antonio, TX
Phil York, Bus driver from Springfield, VA
Matt Fisher, Attorney from Indianapolis, IN (Returning 1-day champ with $28,001)

JEOPARDY! Round - March 5, 2004

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

VICE PRESIDENTS WHO BECAME PRESIDENT
PUGILISTIC SOBRIQUETS
CHILDREN'S LIT
FRAGRANCES
WHERE AM I?
HOMOPHONES
$200 - Matt

(11) Raised in Whittier, California


$200 - Phil

(20) Once known as "The Louisville Lip", he later became "The Greatest"


$200 - Phil

(10) Adelheid is the real name of this orphan girl of the Swiss Alps


$200 - Matt

(25) Her No. 5 perfume was later joined by Nos. 22 & 19


$200 - Phil

(1) (Video of Sarah)
I'm in this city. Bookbinder's is under renovation, so it has to be a cheesesteak


$200 - Matt

(3) A squash or pumpkin, or pierced by a bull's horn


(-$400) - Matt

$400 - Beth

(12) (Video) His wife is seen here


$400 - Phil

(21) When asked about his future plans, this boxer known as "Iron Mike" said, "I don't know ... I might just fade into Bolivian"


$400 - Beth

(13) In Robert Lawson's "Ben and Me", Ben is Ben Franklin & Me is Amos, one of these creatures who lives in Ben's cap


$400 - Matt

(27) Eternity, Truth, Obsession; they're all fragrances from this designer


$400 - Beth

(2) (Video of Jimmy)
I'm in this New England state, the USA's largest producer of maple syrup


$400 - Phil

(6) A corridor, or to drag away a load


$600 - Matt

(18) The last to become President because of the death of a President


$600 - Matt

(22) Lightweight champ Ray Mancini received this nickname that his father also used as a top contender


$600 - Beth

(14) "The Last Battle" by C.S. Lewis chronicles the last days of this magical land


$600 - Matt

(28) You might say his men's cologne, introduced by Bijan in 1996, is a real slam dunk


$600 - Triple Stumper

(4) (Video of Sarah)
I'm taking off from this state capital that shares its name with a 1,500 square mile ice field


$600 - Beth

(7) A jack in a deck of cards, or part of a church


$800 - Beth

(19) In the early '40s he was among the youngest pilots in the U.S. Navy


$800 - Triple Stumper

(23) This nickname of Oscar de la Hoya is the title of a 1939 film with William Holden as a boxer


$800 - Beth

(15) I can't always see "My Shadow" but I can always read about it in this Scotsman's "A Child's Garden of Verses"


$800 - Phil

(29) In addition to the original, Ralph Lauren has Sport & Sport Extreme versions of this fragrance


(-$800) - Phil

$800 - Beth

(5) (Video of Sofia)
I'm at Lumahai Beach, on this gorgeous Garden Island


(-$800) - Matt

$800 - Beth

(8) A young deer, or a mythical Roman deity, half-man, half-goat


$1600 - Matt

(26) In 1910 he flew in a plane built by the Wright Brothers

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1600


$1000 - Phil

(24) "Killer" nickname of Thomas Hearns, who held world titles in 4 different weight classes


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(16) He's the author & illustrator of such popular books as "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" & "The Very Busy Spider"


$1000 - Beth

(30) In 2003 her Youth-Dew was packaged in a golden bottle to celebrate its 50th anniversary


$1000 - Matt

(17) (Video of Sofia)
I'm on Squaw Peak in eastern California, looking down at this lake with a Native American name


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(9) Rough in texture, or a semester-long class at school


Scores at the first commercial break:
Beth: $4,800
Phil: $0
Matt: -$800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Beth: $6,600
Matt: $4,200
Phil: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - March 5, 2004

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INTO AFRICA
SINGERS' FIRST FILMS
WILDLIFE
A HEAD FOR BUSINESS
I LIKE "U"
SEW WHAT?
(-$400) - Phil

(23) Italy invaded this north African country in 1911 & took control in 1912


$400 - Beth

(1) "Love Me Tender"


$400 - Matt

(11) Bison may have reached America during the Pleistocene Epoch via a land bridge across what's now this strait


$400 - Beth

(9) Idaho billionaire J.R. Simplot supplies half of these menu items that McDonald's sells


$400 - Matt

(2) In 2000 its rings were seen for the first time by a telescope on Earth, the new Keck II in Hawaii


$400 - Beth

(7) If your pincushion is this, keep it away from your computerized sewing machine; it could erase the memory


$800 - Beth

(27) The winner of 7 Oscars, the 1985 film "Out of Africa" takes place largely on a plantation in this country


$800 - Triple Stumper

(14) "Boyz N the Hood"


$800 - Beth

(12) A group of these normally consists of a few females, offspring & an adult male known as a silverback


$800 - Phil

(22) A pregnant Ethel Gant, unable to fit into girdle or garter, gave her textile-executive husband the idea for this garment


(-$800) - Matt

(-$800) - Phil

$800 - Beth

(3) It's a word meaning a salve or balm


$800 - Phil

(8) (Video) The handy dandy device seen here helps sewers do this


(-$1200) - Phil

(-$1200) - Beth

(28) The French governed this "republic" under the territorial name Ubangi-Chari


$1200 - Beth

(18) "Purple Rain"


(-$1200) - Phil

$1200 - Matt

(15) Beetles range in size from 1/100 inch long to this giant that measures more than 4 inches


(-$1200) - Matt

$1200 - Beth

(24) Hilton is a last name; this brand now on Regency Hotels was the first name of Mr. Von Dehn


$1200 - Matt

(4) In 1992 singer Van Morrison received an honorary degree from Northern Ireland's University of this


$1200 - Matt

(10) Fabrics come in 3 basic categories: natural, synthetic & this, like cotton/polyester


(-$1600) - Matt

(29) Of the 5 African countries that border the Mediterranean, it's the largest in area


$1600 - Matt

(20) "Tremors"


(-$1600) - Matt

(16) In North America it's sometimes called a short-tailed weasel


(-$1000) - Beth

(25) Paul Galvin started making car radios -- motorized Victrolas, you might say -- under this name

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1600 - Beth

(5) This pharmaceutical company was founded in Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1886


$1600 - Matt

(13) You may be able to let this down & face it if your skirt's too short


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(30) (Video) Hi, I'm Chris Matthews. In my youth I worked as a Peace Corps volunteer in this southern African kingdom now ruled by King Mswati III


$2000 - Beth

(21) "Memphis Belle"


$2000 - Matt

(17) The Canadian type of this cat has very large feet padded with extra hair in winter to chase down snowshoe rabbits


$2000 - Matt

(26) These brothers ran a movie theater before going into production with Miramax


$600 - Beth

(6) Heisenberg stated in it, you can't simultaneously determine the position & momentum of a particle

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$2000 - Phil

(19) These stitched folds run the entire length of a garment & may be plain, pin, shell or friar (okay, that one's a joke)


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Beth: $14,600
Matt: $10,600
Phil: $2,400


Final JEOPARDY!

BOOKS
This book says, "Monday burn Millay, Wednesday Whitman, Friday Faulkner ... that's our official slogan"

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Phil: $2,400 + $0
Matt: $10,600 - $0
Beth: $14,600 + $6,601


Final Scores
Beth: $21,201
Matt: $10,600
Phil: $2,400

Beth: $17,000 (21 right, includes 1 DD & 5 rebounds; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Matt: $10,000 (18 right, includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 6 wrong)
Phil: $2,400 (10 right; 5 wrong)
Total: $29,400

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