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“JEOPARDY!” 6/1/17

Coby Klein (Huntington, NY): PhD candidate in biology
Christie Burke (Richfield, MN): School librarian
CHAMP: Joe Nguyen

BB:
HOPE-POURRI
BEASTLY VERBS
BIBLE STUDY
WHAT’S THE SCORE?
CHINESE CUISINE
THIS IS 40

HS:

Joe: $3,200/Christie: $2K/Coby: $3K

Coby cracks open the DD within the $1K Bible Study session & is barely behind Joe $3800-$4K. This is the male challenger’s $1900 clue for the lead.

The ark of the covenant was kept for a time in this city that was also the name of a Civil War battle site in TN.

“What is Shiloh?”…would be correct.

PR

CS:

Joe: $4,200/Christie: $4,800/Coby: $9,700

DJ!:
MUSICALLY-TITLED LIT
U.S. PLACE NAMES
BIOPIC SUBJECTS
GUYS MAKIN’ STUFF
LONG NONSTOP FLIGHTS
THIS IS 5-“D”

A PDD flips out to Coby at the $1200 U.S. Place Name & he’s in five-figure land for $11,300; Christie’s improved to $7200. Four large at stake for Coby.

The German statesman seen here gave his name to this Midwestern capital.

“What is Bismarck?”- as in Otto von Bismarck. The champ records DD #2 in the $1600 Guys Makin’ Stuff square & Joe’s trying to make a big win happen as he’s the 2nd-placer w/ $10,600 compared to Coby’s $16,900 & Christie’s $8400. $9400 answer requested by Joe & here it is:

To allay fears of alternating current, he publicly lit lamps by allowing electricity to flow through his body.

“Who is Tesla?”…zoom.

DJ! LT: $7200

Pre-Final S:

Joe: $24,800/Christie: $10,800/Coby: $18,900

MALE CORYATS:
Joe: $17K
Coby: $15,200

FJ! #189: AFRICAN CAPITALS

This port city on the Congo River was founded in 1883 & is named for a European explorer.

CHRISTIE: “What is Monrovia?” ($4400) = $6,200
COBY: “What is Georgetown?” ($18K) = $900
JOE: “What is Brazzaville?” = $37,801

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