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JEOPARDY! Game - April 30, 2004

Contestants

Jennifer Morgan, Attorney from San Juan Capistrano, CA
Al Davis, Software test engineer from Everett, WA
Don Kraft, Emergency physician from Huntington, WV (Returning 1-day champ with $28,800)

JEOPARDY! Round - April 30, 2004

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

EUROPEAN HISTORY
I DO KNOW JACK
RHYMING BRANDS
OUR FEATHERED FRIENDS
SEASONING GREETINGS
BY THE NUMBERS
$200 - Don

(1) When it became independent in 1829, it was half its current size, but added Thessaly in 1881, Epirus in 1913 ...


$200 - Don

(13) Marilyn Monroe made her major TV debut in 1953 on this "stingy" comedian's TV show


$200 - Al

(22) An Alpine village is on the label of this hot cocoa mix


$200 - Don

(11) These smallest birds have very short legs & small feet; they perch but don't walk or climb


(-$200) - Jennifer

(12) "Salary" comes from the Latin for "of" this seasoning


$200 - Al

(4) A book titled this many "Keys" is about "The Making of a Steinway Piano"


$400 - Al

(2) A protest at a church in Timisoara began the rebellion that ended Ceausescu's rule in this country


$400 - Al

(14) He played Curly in "City Slickers" & Curly's twin brother in "City Slickers II"


$400 - Al

(23) One slogan said, "Me-hee for" this chocolate drink


$400 - Al

(15) While smaller types of this bird settle for beetles & snails, the great horned type goes after other owls & rabbits


$400 - Triple Stumper

(24) The song "Mellow Yellow" begins, "I'm just mad about" this


(-$400) - Al

$400 - Jennifer

(5) (Video) You shouldn't have to count to know it's the number of stars on the flag seen here


$600 - Al

(3) (Video) The demise of this monarch is depicted here


$600 - Don

(19) Hugh Downs was this man's sidekick when he hosted "The Tonight Show"


$600 - Jennifer

(28) This line of healthier frozen entrees was introduced in 1981


$600 - Al

(16) True lovebirds are found on the African mainland & this largest African island


$600 - Jennifer

(25) This seasoning is a traditional symbol of remembrance


$600 - Al

(8) It precedes "Days" in the title of a Sandra Bullock movie & "Days Later" in the title of a killer virus zombie movie


$800 - Al

(6) Britons of the year 1000 called Vikings by this national name, & levied a "geld" to buy them off


$800 - Al

(20) Steve McGarrett's hair & clothing were always perfect when this man played him on '70s TV


$800 - Jennifer

(29) This "gourmet" candy brand has flavors like buttered popcorn & has only 4 calories per bean


(-$800) - Don

$800 - Al

(17) Teddy Roosevelt established a refuge in Florida to protect the nesting sites of the brown species of this water bird


$800 - Don

(26) The name of this herb can be followed by "brush" or "green"


(-$2200 ) - Al

(9) In Enrico Caruso's 1904 contract with Victor, he demanded 50 cents for every aria recorded on these

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2200


$1000 - Al

(7) (Video of Jimmy
in Toledo, Spain)

Cristo de la Luz is a church today because in 1085 this hero helped King Alfonso retake Toledo for Christendom


$1000 - Jennifer

(21) He played union leader Jimmy Hoffa in a 1992 biopic


(-$1000) - Al

(30) Walter Deimer invented this pink chewing gum in 1928


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(18) The nene, an endangered Hawaiian species of this fowl, has grown from 30 birds in 1952 to over 800 today


$1000 - Al

(27) This member of the parsley family has a distinctive licorice flavor & is an ingredient in ouzo


$1000 - Al

(10) (Video) Hello, my name is James Thrash. NFL wide receivers like me usually wear numbers that begin with this


Scores at the first commercial break:
Al: $3,400
Don: $600
Jennifer: $200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Al: $5,600
Jennifer: $3,200
Don: $1,200


Double JEOPARDY! Round - April 30, 2004

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THE OLD TESTAMENT
BROADWAY LYRICS
RING ANNOUNCER
PLACES TO PAY IN PESOS
"PIT"TER, "PAT"TER
LITTLE FEAT
$400 - Don

(22) After his wife became a pillar of salt, his daughters seduced him to preserve his seed


$400 - Al

(12) "Hey, look me over, lend me" one of these, "fresh out of clover, mortgaged up to here"


$400 - Don

(1) (Video of Michael Buffer) Chief god of Valhalla, also known as lord of men and god of battles ...


$400 - Al

(17) Pull out some pesos to buy some rum, Coke & lime to "libre" yourself in this country the drink is named for


$400 - Al

(6) A very small sum of money


$400 - Don

(11) Expressed as a 1 or a 0, it's the smallest unit of information storable in a computer


$1000 - Al

(26) Recipient of God's bad news "Thou shalt see the land before thee; but thou shalt not go thither"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$800 - Al

(2) (Video of Michael Buffer) In the winged helmets, totalling over one thousand pounds, nine sisters ready to ride as ...


$800 - Al

(18) Use pesos to pay for the CD of "Evita" in La Plata in this country


$800 - Al

(7) A paved area outside a house


(-$800) - Jennifer

(-$800) - Don

$800 - Al

(13) It's the smallest of the U.S. states that were not part of the original 13 colonies


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(27) The Bible-stashing Gideons took their name from the leader of a small but devout band of men in this book


$1200 - Don

(23) It follows "Something familiar, something peculiar, something for everyone, a ..."


$1200 - Al

(3) (Video of Michael Buffer) In this corner, recently winner by knockout over the dragon Fafnir, the title character of his own opera ...


$1200 - Jennifer

(19) The peso is the cash for coffee & cotton in Cali in this country


$1200 - Al

(8) A disguised hole acting as a trap, or any potential disaster


$1200 - Al

(14) Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' concerto for this smallest member of the flute family lasts only 15 minutes


(-$1600) - Jennifer

(28) Habakkuk doesn't call himself plain old Habakkuk but "Habakkuk the" this


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(24) "While tearing off a game of golf, I may make a play for the caddy, but when I do, I don't follow through 'cause" of this


(-$1600) - Don

(-$1600) - Jennifer

(-$1600) - Al

(4) (Video of Michael Buffer) Asleep on the rock, surrounded by flames, waiting to be rescued by her lover ...


$1600 - Jennifer

(20) An antique vase bought in Valparaiso in this South American country will set you back a few pesos


$1400 - Al

(9) Now a Governor, he was once the Mayor of Peekskill

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1400


$1600 - Al

(15) Minted from 1793 to 1857, it was the smallest denomination of U.S. coin ever issued


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Al

(25) In "South Pacific", it "may call you any night, any day. In your heart you'll hear it call you, 'Come away, come away'"


$2000 - Al

(5) (Video of Michael Buffer) From one of Germany's major rivers, the three female guardians of the gold ...


$2000 - Al

(21) You may have to change your gourdes into pesos after you cross the border from Haiti into this country


$2000 - Al

(10) From Latin, this important bone's name means "small shallow dish"


$2000 - Jennifer

(16) In area, this grand duchy is the smallest member of NATO


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Al: $24,000 (Lock game)
Jennifer: $4,000
Don: $1,200


Final JEOPARDY!

18th CENTURY BRITISH NOVELS
This title person asks a pile of money, "What art thou good for? ... One of those knives is worth all this heap"

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Don: $1,200 - $1,200
Jennifer: $4,000 - $0
Al: $24,000 - $6,000


Final Scores
Al: $18,000
Jennifer: $4,000
Don: $0

Al: $26,200 (32 right, includes 2 DDs & 2 rebounds; 4 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Jennifer: $4,000 (8 right, includes 1 rebound; 4 wrong)
Don: $1,200 (9 right; 3 wrong)
Total: $31,400

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