Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

This is where all of the games are discussed.

Moderators: alietr, dhkendall, trainman, econgator

Post Reply
rjaguar3
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 768
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 5:54 pm

Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:29 am

We're almost at the end. One more day to go after this one.

Good luck.

rjaguar3
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 768
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 5:54 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:44 am

20th CENTURY JAPAN
2: This emperor surrendered to the Allies to end World War II, but his sovereignty was maintained.

4: The U.S. took over this Japanese island in 1945 and ceded it to Japan in 1972.

6: This index closed at a record high of 38916 on Dec. 29, 1989; it still hasn't returned to that peak.

8: Teddy Roosevelt won a Nobel Peace Prize for his role in negotiating this treaty ending the Russo-Japanese war.

10: The attack on Pearl Harbor was conceived by this admiral, the commander-in-chief of Japan's combined fleet.

THE BEATLES

3: It's where you'll find "a barber showing photographs", "a banker with a motorcar", and a "fireman with an hourglass".

6: In "Let It Be", this is the name of the mother who provides the title "words of wisdom".

9: I tell you something, the Beatles topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart for the first time on Feb. 1, 1964 with this song.

12: Paul McCartney said that Martin Amis may have been the inspiration for this song, released as a single with "Rain" on the B-side.

15: The only musician not in the Fab Four to be credited on a Beatles recording was this pianist who played keyboard on "Get Back".

rjaguar3
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 768
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 5:54 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:44 am

Answer template:

[spoiler
2:
4:
6:
8:
10:

3:
6:
9:
12:
15:
[/spoiler

rjaguar3
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 768
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 5:54 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:44 am

Answers will go here.

S
P
O
I
L
E
R

S
P
A
C
E

User avatar
Wpwells
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 361
Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2016 9:19 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by Wpwells » Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:03 am

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Tokyo Stock Exchange
8: CLAM
10: Yamamoto

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
Edited to put the first spoiler bracket.

Clue Jungry
Loyal Jeopardista
Posts: 187
Joined: Mon Aug 03, 2015 10:30 am

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by Clue Jungry » Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:41 am

SpoilerShow
20TH CENTURY JAPAN
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Nikkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10: Yamamoto

THE BEATLES
3: Penny Lane?
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer?
15: Billy Preston?

QBall
Valued Contributor
Posts: 55
Joined: Tue Nov 29, 2011 1:48 am

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by QBall » Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:25 am

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Nikkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10:

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: Please Please Me
12:
15: Billy Preston

joepozz
Jeopardy! Contestant
Posts: 123
Joined: Mon Aug 15, 2011 11:14 am

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by joepozz » Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:29 am

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Iwo Jima
6: Nikkei
8: Portsmouth
10: Tojo

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Wanna Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15: Billy Preston

User avatar
Woof
Swimming in the Jeopardy! Pool
Posts: 3622
Joined: Fri Jul 01, 2011 9:53 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by Woof » Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:47 am

SpoilerShow
20th CENTURY JAPAN
2: Hirohito

4: Okinawa

6: Nikkei

8: Treaty of CLAM

10: Yamamoto

THE BEATLES

3: Penny Lane

6: Mary

9: I Wanna Hold Your Hand

12: Paperback writer? (Sure that it wasn't his father Kingsley?)

15: Billy Preston

User avatar
cinemaniax7
Humble Pi
Posts: 980
Joined: Mon Jul 25, 2011 2:04 pm
Location: Old Hickory, TN

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by cinemaniax7 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:29 pm

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Iwo Jima
6: Nikkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10: Yamamoto

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15: Billy Preston

nlw44
Swimming in the Jeopardy! Pool
Posts: 852
Joined: Tue Jul 12, 2011 1:30 pm
Location: Harwich, MA

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by nlw44 » Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:10 pm

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: NIkkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10: Yamamoto

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15:
"And has thou slain the Jabberwock?
Come to my arms, my beamish boy!
O frabjous day! Callooh! Callay!"
He chortled in his joy.

Lewis Carroll, "Jabberwocky"

User avatar
ElendilPickle
ToC Enabler
Posts: 2483
Joined: Tue May 15, 2012 12:53 am

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by ElendilPickle » Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:14 pm

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Nikkei
8: Portsmouth
10: Tojo

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Wanna Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15: Billy Preston

User avatar
SwanShadow
Jeopardy! TOCer
Posts: 420
Joined: Fri Jul 01, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Contact:

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by SwanShadow » Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:32 pm

SpoilerShow
20th CENTURY JAPAN

2: Who is Hirohito?

4: What is Okinawa?

6: What is the Nikkei?

8: What is the Treaty of CLAM?

10: Who is Yamamoto?

THE BEATLES

3: Where is Penny Lane?

6: Who is Mary?

9: What is I Want to Hold Your Hand?

12: What is Paperback Writer?

15: Who is Billy Preston?
Michael Rankins
ToC '88; Super J! '90; BoBAB '98; UToC '05; BotD Fan Favorite Reject, '14

User avatar
cbec
Jeopardy! Champion
Posts: 392
Joined: Sun Jul 10, 2011 1:15 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by cbec » Mon Sep 18, 2017 4:49 pm

SpoilerShow
20th CENTURY JAPAN
2: Hirohito

4: Okinawa

6: Nikkei

8: Treaty of Portsmouth

10: Yamamoto

THE BEATLES

3: Penny Lane

6: Mother Mary

9: I Want To Hold Your Hand

12: Paperback Writer

15: Billy Preston

User avatar
PowerofHoodoo
Swimming in the Jeopardy! Pool
Posts: 374
Joined: Mon Jul 18, 2011 9:26 pm

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by PowerofHoodoo » Mon Sep 18, 2017 5:06 pm

SpoilerShow
20th CENTURY JAPAN
2. Hirohito
4. Okinawa
6. Nikkei
8. CLAM
10. Yamamoto

THE BEATLES
3. Penny Lane
6. Mother Mary
9. I Want to Hold Your Hand
12. Paperback Writer
15. Billy Preston

mujason
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 521
Joined: Fri May 18, 2012 4:08 pm
Location: Missouri

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by mujason » Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:32 am

SpoilerShow
20th CENTURY JAPAN
2: Hirohito

4: Okinawa

6: Nikkei

8: Treaty of Portsmouth

10: Yamamoto

THE BEATLES

3: Penny Lane

6: Mary

9: I Want To Hold Your Hand

12: Paperback Writer

15: Billy Preston
-Jason

User avatar
Schliemann
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 281
Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2011 9:03 pm
Location: San Francisco, CA

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by Schliemann » Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:52 am

SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Nikkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10: Yamamoto

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15: Billy Preston

User avatar
cheezguyty
Watches Jeopardy! Way Too Much
Posts: 940
Joined: Fri Jul 01, 2011 10:19 am
Location: Louisville, KY

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by cheezguyty » Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:27 pm

SpoilerShow
2. Hirohito
4. Okinawa
6. Nikkei
8. Treaty of Portsmouth
10. Yamamoto

3. the U.S.S.R.
6. Julia
9. I Want to Hold Your Hand
12. Paperback Writer
15.

User avatar
Cat Hammarskjold
Feline Secretary-General
Posts: 831
Joined: Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:35 am

Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 5

Post by Cat Hammarskjold » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:17 pm

rjaguar3 wrote:
Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:44 am
Answer template:
SpoilerShow
2: Hirohito
4: Okinawa
6: Nikkei
8: Treaty of Portsmouth
10: Yamamoto

3: Penny Lane
6: Mary
9: I Want to Hold Your Hand
12: Paperback Writer
15: Billy Preston

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 25 guests