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JEOPARDY! Game - September 30, 2003

Contestants

Steve Stone, Business manager from North Wildwood, NJ
Sibel Oyman, Research assistant from Washington, D.C.
Chuck Champagne, Vice president of finance from Cumberland, RI (Returning 2-day champ with $34,402)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 30, 2003

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

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
MOVIE SEQUELS
FURNITURE
EUROPEAN PEAKS
MARSHMALLOW MADNESS
MISSING VOWELS
$200 - Steve

(6) Joseph Lister pioneered antiseptic medicine with the carbolic type of this, today called phenol


$200 - Chuck

(1) In 2003 the sequel to this 1999 film was "Reloaded"


$200 - Triple Stumper

(8) Although it can be called a credence, this sideboard is better known by an Italian name


$200 - Chuck

(9) Rising near Sogne Fiord in this country, Galdhopiggen is the highest peak in northern Europe


$200 - Sibel

(14) John Holahan created this "lucky" cereal by cutting up marshmallows & sprinkling them on Cheerios


$200 - Chuck

(22) A breed of dog: "CLL"


$400 - Sibel

(7) (Video of Jimmy
in front of a
blackboard)

Atoms in the compound carbon dioxide share 2 pairs of electrons, forming a double covalent this


$400 - Steve

(2) Alan Cumming played a mutant named Nightcrawler in this 2003 blockbuster sequel


$400 - Steve

(23) Characterized by an s-shaped curve, a cabriole is this part of a piece of furniture


$400 - Chuck

(10) Homer wrote that this Greek peak never has storms & basks in cloudless ether; guess he didn't really look at it


$400 - Sibel

(15) This Spangler marshmallow classic candy is banana flavored, orange colored & 3-ring good!


(-$400) - Sibel

(-$400) - Steve

$400 - Chuck

(24) A U.S. state: "H"


$600 - Steve

(19) An alkyl is a hydrocarbon that has lost one of these atoms that has just 1 proton in its nucleus


$600 - Sibel

(3) This 2003 sequel is subtitled "Full Throttle"


$600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$600 - Chuck

(11) Pico de Aneto is the highest peak in this range that extends from the Bay of Biscay to the Mediterranean


$600 - Steve

(16) Hard to know if the Thanksgiving side dish of marshmallows, brown sugar & these still counts as a vegetable


$600 - Sibel

(25) A country: "STRL"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(20) Glucose that rotates the plane of polarized light to the right is also called this


$800 - Chuck

(4) A female cyborg is sent from the future to kill John Connor in the third outing of this film series


$800 - Triple Stumper

(29) This country's De Stijl furniture of the early 20th century used geometric forms & only 3 colors: red, blue & yellow


(-$800) - Steve

$800 - Chuck

(12) The lower slopes of this 15,771-foot peak contain several glaciers including Mer de Glace


(-$800) - Steve

(-$800) - Sibel

(17) Introduced in 1913, these chocolate & marshmallow cookies from Nabisco are only available from Oct. to mid-March


$800 - Sibel

(26) A Great Lake: "R"


(-$800) - Steve

(21) Created in 2002, the NLA is the national association devoted to these, like fats & oils

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $800


$1000 - Steve

(5) Robert DeNiro reprised his role as mobster Paul Viti in this 2002 film


$1000 - Chuck

(28) The first British furniture book was his "The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director", pulblished in 1754


$1000 - Chuck

(13) Zugspitze, Germany's highest peak, lies about 70 miles southwest of Munich in this state


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(18) (Video) The logo of this aptly named brand is seen here


$1000 - Steve

(27) 1984's Best Picture: "MDS"


Scores at the first commercial break:
Chuck: $4,000
Sibel: $1,600
Steve: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Chuck: $5,600
Sibel: $1,800
Steve: $1,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 30, 2003

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THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR
SHOW BIZ FAMILIES
THE METROPOLITAN OPERA
THE WHICH BLAIR PROJECT
EDITH WHARTON PIECES
SOUNDS FRACTIONAL
$400 - Chuck

(1) In Jan. 1776 Thomas Paine attacked King George III & argued for American independence in this pamphlet


$400 - Chuck

(7) Bill, of these '70s singing brothers, was once married to Goldie Hawn


(-$400) - Chuck

$400 - Steve

(26) The Met's home in this complex opened in 1966 with Samuel Barber's "Antony & Cleopatra"


$400 - Steve

(15) Technically, he's also the Member of Parliament for Sedgefield District


(-$400) - Steve

$400 - Chuck

(6) Edith Wharton was born not far from this New York square, also the title of a book by her friend Henry James


$400 - Chuck

(12) To be too smart for your own good is to be "too clever by" this


$800 - Chuck

(2) The Treaty of Paris expanded the USA's borders from this 1,500-mile mountain range west to the Mississippi River


$800 - Chuck

(8) (Video of
Mackenzie Phillips)

Hi, I'm Mackenzie Phillips. When I was a kid I got to hang out with the Beatles & the Rolling Stones because my dad was in this band


$800 - Sibel

(27) Emma Calve might have tired of the Habanera when she set a Met record singing this role 137 times


$800 - Chuck

(16) She won the Sullivan Award as the nation's outstanding amateur athlete in 1992


(-$800) - Chuck

(13) At age 18 Edith had some poems published in The Atlantic Monthly, with help from this "Village Blacksmith" poet


(-$800) - Steve

(-$800) - Chuck

(20) At Northwestern University, classes in the wnter one began Jan. 6, 2003


$1200 - Chuck

(3) On Oct.19, 1781, Gen. Charles O'Hara, acting for this General, handed his sword to the Americans, ending the war


$1200 - Chuck

(9) The acting Arquette siblings are Alexis, Richmond, David & these 2 sisters


$1000 - Sibel

(28) (Video) Enrico Caruso is seen here as this Biblical hero in a Met production of a Saint-Saens opera

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1200 - Steve

(17) She starred in "The Days & Nights of Molly Dodd" & "Continental Divide"


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(14) For visits to the front & other work during WWI, France made Edith Wharton a Chevalier of this


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(21) This common measurement for liquor makes about 17 cocktails


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(4) The Marine Corps' first amphibious landing took place in 1776 at New Providence in this island group in the West Indies


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(10) This "Senior" father of an actor sang with The Main Ingredient on "Everybody Plays the Fool"


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(29) The Met gave the American premiere of his "Turandot" & the world premiere of his "Girl of the Golden West"


$1600 - Chuck

(18) Its address is 1651 Pennsylvania Avenue


(-$600) - Steve

(24) Wharton won a Pulitzer Prize for this novel about Newland Archer, who falls in love with his wife's cousin

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$1600 - Steve

(22) A bit is this fraction of a dollar


(-$2000) - Steve

(-$2000) - Chuck

(5) This "Fox" & his guerrilla band attacked the British & then retreated to South Carolina's swamps


$2000 - Steve

(11) (Video) They're the father & daughter acting powerhouses seen here and here


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(19) George Orwell, when he was born


$2000 - Chuck

(25) A poor farmer falls in love with his wife's cousin in this 1911 tale of tragic irony


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(23) W.E.B. DuBois spoke of the elite of black society as the "talented" this fraction


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Chuck: $11,600 (Lock game)
Sibel: $3,600
Steve: $3,200


Final JEOPARDY!

SPORTS SPONSORSHIP
In 2002 the Houston Astros bought back the naming rights to their ballpark from this company

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Steve: $3,200 + $1,000
Sibel: $3,600 + $1,200
Chuck: $11,600 + $3,000


Final Scores
Chuck: $14,600 (3-day total of $49,002)
Sibel: $4,800
Steve: $4,200

Chuck: $11,600 (21 right, includes 3 rebounds; 4 wrong)
Steve: $4,600 (12 right, includes 1 rebound; 8 wrong,includes 2 DDs)
Sibel: $3,800 (8 right, includes 1 DD; 2 wrong)
Total: $20,000

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