DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
YOU, SIR, ARE AN IMPASTO (5/5)
TOUGH 3-LETTER WORDS (5/5)
THE SPACE RACE (3/5, including 1 missed Daily Double)
GOING TO THE DOG'S BREED (5/5)
VOLCANOES (3/5, including 1 missed Daily Double)
WHO "AR" THEY? (3/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Yi: 8 R (including 2 rebounds), 0 W
Matthew: 10 R, 3 W (including 1 DD)
Tim: 6 R, 1 W (including 1 DD)
Clues revealed: 30Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $6,000FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Tim snagged the next Daily Double on the 5th clue. Tim had $5,000, Yi had $2,800, and Matthew was at $4,000. Tim wagered $3,000.
VOLCANOES $1600: The island of Tutuila in this U.S. territory is dominated by the eroded Pago volcano
(Tim: What is Guam?)SECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Matthew who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 22nd clue. Tim had $4,000, Yi had $7,600, and Matthew was at $10,400. Matthew wagered $4,000.
THE SPACE RACE $2000: This commander on his 1970 flight: "Our mission was a failure but I like to think it was a successful failure"
(Matthew: Who is Cooper?)TRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
VOLCANOES $2000: More than 20 glaciers flow from the slopes of Russia's Mount Elbrus in this mountain chain
WHO "AR" THEY? $800: Abu Ammar was the nom de guerre of this longtime leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization
WHO "AR" THEY? $1600: Florence Nightingale Graham was the real name of this cosmetics queen
THE SPACE RACE $1600: In 1967 cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov perished during re-entry aboard this spacecraft 1SCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Tim: $6,800FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
NAME'S THE SAMEVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESCrush for first place.
Yi: Wager $3,201 to cover Matthew.
Matthew: You have the hope of surpassing Yi if you come up with the correct response. Bet at least $6,001 to force Yi to wager to win while also protecting your position from being usurped by Tim.
Tim: Your only hope of a win is that you're the only one to give a correct response, so bet $6,798 or so, leaving a few bucks behind in case someone wagers it all.FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
Name shared by one of a trio of young chums in a popular book series & the daughter of Menelaus & Helen of TroyFINAL SCORES
Tim: $6,800 + $6,000 = $12,800 (What is Hermione?) (35001-day champion: $12,800)
Matthew: $7,600 - $7,600 = $0 (What is Ajax?) (3rd place)
Yi: $12,000 - $3,300 = $8,700 (What is Leto) (2nd place)
(Alex: If you are Harry Potter fans, this would have been a fairly easy clue for you, I think.)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $9,800GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Yi: $13,400, 15 R, 2 W (including 1 DD)
Matthew: $11,600, 19 R, 5 W (including 1 DD)
Tim: $9,800, 14 R, 2 W (including 1 DD)Combined Coryat
: $34,800BATTING AVERAGES
Matthew: 19/59 = .322
Tim: 15/59 = .254
Yi: 15/59 = .254
Team: 49/63 = .778MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
$800: Kentucky & Indiana Avenues are 2/3 of a monopoly; this third property is also a state that borders both
(Matthew: What is Ohio Avenue?)
19th CENTURY AMERICA $1000: A hero of the War of 1812 and the Mexican War, this
general and Whig candidate lost the 1852 presidential election
VOLCANOES $1200: Check out this
Sicilian volcano doing its thing in December of 2015
WHO "AR" THEY? $400: The action of a helix
is central to this man's 2,000-year-old concept, still utilized today
(Matthew: Who is Aristotle?)
YOU, SIR, ARE AN IMPASTO $800: A great painter of this country is the Japanese artist Affandi, who employed an expressionist
YOU, SIR, ARE AN IMPASTO $1200: A water-based solution was used to remove decades of dirt during the restoration of an impasto-heavy work
by this artist
YOU, SIR, ARE AN IMPASTO $1600: "Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window"
is an excellent example of impasto from this Dutch master
(Matthew: Who is Rembrandt?)CORRECT RESPONSES
Professor Van Helsing
duty, honor, country
justice for all