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JEOPARDY! Game - March 15, 2004

Contestants

Sue Shelly, Cost accounting manager from Lansdale, PA
Steve Reynolds, Accountant from Norman, OK
Ellie O'Donnell, Systems analyst from Bloomington, IL (Returning 1-day champ with $9,800)

JEOPARDY! Round - March 15, 2004

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

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
WHAT A DOLL!
A CANDY-GORY
LITERATURE
COMMUNICATION
VOCABULARY
$200 - Ellie

(2) On Oct. 15, 2003 it became the third country to launch a man into space; the Shenzhou 5 spacecraft orbited the Earth 14 times


$200 - Sue

(1) (Video) This singer from Utah sells her own line of dolls, and named the one seen here for her daughter Jessica


$200 - Ellie

(21) Pep-o-mint was the first flavor of these


$200 - Triple Stumper

(4) The cheery first "Masterpiece Theatre" season included "Jude the Obscure" & this Russian's "The Possessed"


$200 - Sue

(26) From an unpleasant tone it produces, a loudspeaker may be called this "box"


$200 - Sue

(13) From the Spanish estampar, "to stamp", it's a lot of hoof stamping by a lot of cows


$400 - Steve

(3) In 1901 Eugene Demarcay discoverd Eu, this rare-earth metal, that's named for a continent


$400 - Steve

(9) In 1999 Mattel gave this doll a new baby sister named Krissy


$400 - Sue

(22) This Peter Paul candy bar, coconut in bittersweet chocolate, has been around since 1920


$400 - Ellie

(5) "Wide Sargasso Sea" by Jean Rhys is the story of the mad wife of this "Jane Eyre" character


$400 - Sue

(27) Fittingly, the Niagara Falls, N.Y. Public Library has a collection of these items that cost 23 cents to send


$400 - Sue

(14) A 6th century misprint of this word meaning "the highest point" gave us acne


$600 - Sue

(18) If an atom loses one of these, it becomes a cation, a positively chraged ion


(-$600) - Steve

$600 - Ellie

(10) (Video) In the art world, the King of Pop is this man, immortalized here


(-$600) - Sue

$600 - Steve

(23) Leo Hirshfield dubbed his chewy penny candy this, in honor of his daughter's nickname


$1000 - Ellie

(6) In 1856 Revue de Paris readers followed this tale of the miserable wife of a boring doctor

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$600 - Steve

(28) When the Yankees signed Hideki Matsui, they hired Roger Kahlon to do this job


$600 - Ellie

(15) To the Greeks, chloros was a pale shade of this color; hence chlorine & chlorophyll


$800 - Triple Stumper

(19) (Video of Cheryl
at the Eli Whitney Museum
in New Haven, CT)

In the 1940s, Dr. William Sewell created an artificial one of these, using parts from an erector set


$800 - Steve

(11) One of the first dolls made from vinyl was Sparkle Plenty, based on a character in this detective comic strip


$800 - Ellie

(24) This Nestle candy bar, crisped rice in chocolate, was introduced in 1938


$800 - Triple Stumper

(7) A fling with the valet is one of the escapades of this Strindberg title "Miss"


(-$800) - Ellie

(29) Usual term for the item seen here, dropped by the millions over Iraq as part of psychological operations


$800 - Triple Stumper

(16) Its old name was Blotmonath, the month of sacrifice; time to butcher animals for the winter


(-$1000) - Steve

$1000 - Sue

(20) The Tokamak, this type of nuclear reactor, uses plasma heated to 180 million degrees as fuel


$1000 - Steve

(12) (Video) Sister Cecilia, seen here, is part of this wacky exercise guru's Collection of the Masters line


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) These chocolate-covered caramels were named for the disappointment at not being able to make them perfectly round


$1000 - Steve

(8) "I Married a Communist", "The Human Stain" & "American Pastoral" make up a recent trilogy by this novelist


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(30) In 1995 Echostar Communications launched the satellite Echostar I & established this "network"


$1000 - Steve

(17) From the Greek for "out of the center", it's an adjective for someone who acts a bit off the norm


Scores at the first commercial break:
Steve: $3,000
Ellie: $2,800
Sue: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Steve: $4,200
Ellie: $3,000
Sue: $2,800


Double JEOPARDY! Round - March 15, 2004

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NAZARETH
CINDERELLA
MOTLEY CREW
SOUNDGARDEN
"A.C."/"D.C."
HEAVY METAL BANDS
$400 - Ellie

(26) Nazareth is the largest Arab city in this middle eastern country


$400 - Ellie

(1) It's believed that Charles Perrault altered the story's footwear when he mixed up vair, "fur", with "verre", this


$400 - Steve

(6) (Video) This Apache warrior made daring escapes from reservations


$400 - Steve

(11) From the Latin for "throat", it's the morning activity heard here


$400 - Steve

(21) These critters yowl in the spaces between buildings


$400 - Ellie

(16) "Kashmir",
"Whole Lotta Love",
"Stairway to Heaven"


$800 - Steve

(27) The Grotto of the Annunciation in Nazareth commemorates this angel's visit to the Virgin Mary


(-$800) - Steve

(2) Ed Wynn played this gender-switched role in the Jerry Lewis film "Cinderfella"


$800 - Steve

(7) This publisher who died in 1967 put the Time in Time Warner


$800 - Ellie

(12) Baby occupier heard here


$800 - Ellie

(22) As an example, jackets & ties for men in a restaurant; there's not one of these in the "Jeopardy!" office


$800 - Ellie

(17) "Magic Carpet Ride",
"The Pusher",
"Born to be Wild"


$1200 - Sue

(28) Near Bethlehem, the town of Nazareth in this U.S. state was founded by the Moravian church around 1740


$1200 - Sue

(3) In the classic version of the story, these animals become horses to take Cinderella to the ball


$1200 - Sue

(8) It's the usual 2-word nickname for "Matrix" & "Memento" actor Joe Pantoliano


$1200 - Steve

(13) You might be in the mountains when you hear someone doing this


$1200 - Ellie

(23) Pressing & bagging are the final steps in this process


(-$1200) - Sue

$1200 - Steve

(18) "Runnin' with the Devil",
"Jump",
"Hot for Teacher"


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(29) A Franciscan church built over a cave in Nazareth has been identified as this man's "workshop"


(-$1000) - Sue

(4) Europe's first Cinderella story is one of this many tales found in the 1634 collection "Pentamerone"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(9) This Greek leader in the Trojan War was killed on his return home to his wife Clytemnestra


$1600 - Steve

(14) Strike up the band! It's the classic Sousa march heard here


(-$1600) - Ellie

(24) All the envoys, ambassadors, etc. in residence at a capital

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1600


$1600 - Steve

(19) "Seek & Destroy",
"Nothing Else Matters",
"Enter Sandman"


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(30) Nazareth is also home to the domed shrine of Maqam Shihab El-Din, the nephew of this 12th c. Muslim leader


(-$2000) - Steve

$2000 - Ellie

(5) This great Italian opera composer told the story in 1817's "La Cenerentola"


$2000 - Ellie

(10) (Video) Zachary Taylor's death made him President, but he wasn't a prime suspect in the Taylor poisoning inquiry


$2000 - Steve

(15) This instrument is named for the god who supposedly invented it


$2000 - Steve

(25) This type of brief, Latin for "friend of the court", is common in cases of public interest


$2000 - Ellie

(20) "Pour Some Sugar on Me",
"Rock of Ages",
"Photograph"


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Steve: $13,800
Ellie: $12,200
Sue: $4,200


Final JEOPARDY!

THE 1960s
Used most infamously in 1963, a .38-caliber Colt Cobra handgun belonging to this man sold in 1991 for $220,000

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Sue: $4,200 + $4,200
Ellie: $12,200 - $0
Steve: $13,800 + $10,601


Final Scores
Steve: $24,401
Ellie: $12,200
Sue: $8,400

Steve: $13,800 (19 right, includes 2 rebounds; 4 wrong)
Ellie: $13,400 (17 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Sue: $5,200 (11 right, includes 1 rebound; 3 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Total: $32,400

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