NILAI STARTS W/ $800 ONOMATOPEIA:
A noise a bomb might make, it can also refer to a period of rapid economic growth.
Nilai: "What is a boom?"- CORRECT ($800)
$800 Medieval Times:
Imported from the Chinese, these rings hung from a saddle allowed a knight to set his feet when spearing an enemy.
Leonard (at other end): "What are stirrups?"- RIGHT ($800)
$200 World Capital:
Like Rome, this Portuguese capital was built on seven hills.
Barrett: "What is Lisbon?"- RIGHT ($200)
First name of Mr. Lightyear, or a sound made by a bee.
Barrett: "What is Buzz?"- OF COURSE ($400)
Kerchoo is a word to represent this.
Nilai: "What is a sneeze?"- RIGHT ($1,200)
Medieval French poets went on at epic length about chivalry in poems called these "de gests".
FIRST TS THIS FINAL: "Chanson"
$800 World Capital:
This capital of Nepal was once an independent principality.
Barrett: "What is Katmandu?"- TRIPLE ($1,200)
Boo's sibilant friend, this four-letter word can express disapproval.
Nilai: "What is hiss?"- RIGHT ($1,800)
The sound of eating a chip, it comes before "time" to mean a moment of pressure.
Leonard: "What is crunch?"- CORRECT ($1,800)
First Sneaker-ing Around:
Oregon track coach Bill Bowerman, a founder of this co., said "If you have a body, you are an athlete".
Nilai: "What is Nike?"- RIGHT ($2K)
$1K World Capital:
Canals & Dutch architecture can still be seen in this city on the island of Java.
Leonard: "What is Jakarta?"- RIGHT ($2,800)
$400 Sneaker-ing Around:
This brand makes the all-star quilted canvas flag.
Leonard: "What is Converse?"- RIGHT ($3,200)
Last yr., Derrick Rose of this Midwest NBA team signed a $250M contract to endorse adidas.
Leonard: "Who are the Chicago Bulls?"- RIGHT ($3,800)
This brand named for a gazelle goes back to a co. that made shoes for 1924 Olympic athletes.
Nilai: "What is Puma?"- NO ($1,200)
TS #2: Reebok
This "Quick as a Cat" co. boasts the Bolt Faas 400 shoe "Inspired by the World's Fastest Man".
Nilai: "What is Puma?"- RIGHT THIS TIME ($2,200)- FIRST BREAK
$600 World Capital:
This Central American capital was named for its Patron Saint, Joseph.
Leonard: "What is San Jose?"- YES ($4,400)
Born in Wales, he's the first British actor to play Batman on the big screen.
Leonard: "Who is Michael Keaton?"- NO ($4,200)
TS #3: Christian Bale
He's seen here the yr. he got his current show; politics hasn't aged him quite as much as it ages politicians.
Nilai: "Who is Jon Stewart?"- ABSOLUTELY ($2,600)
$400 World Capital:
Landmarks in this capital include Gum Department Store & The Bell Tower of Ivan the Great.
Leonard: "What is Moscow?"- RIGHT ($4,600)
Last yr., Demi Lovato & this superstar joined "The X-Factor" as judges for Season 2 (but the latter girl left shortly after that season).
Leonard: "Who is Britney Spears?"- OF COURSE ($5,200)
Before making it big on screen as Jacob Black, he was big into martial arts & was a junior world champion.
Nilai: "Who is Taylor Lautner?"- RIGHT ($3,400)
$800 College Recommendation:
Know that this college in Boston was named for founding president Charles W., NOT writer Ralph W.
Nilai: "What is Emerson College?"- INDEED ($4,200)
DD! Nilai tries to tie up this game:
Be impressed that the $1M given in 1873 to endow this U. was the Commodore's only major philanthropy.
"What is Vanderbuilt?"...he picked the correct one!
This torture device that stretched & dislocated parts of you was known as the Duke of Exeter's Daughter.
Leonard: "What is the rack?"- RIGHT ($5,800)
Fresh from "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island", he starred as Peeta in "The Hunger Games".
TS #4: Josh Hutcherson
No bull! Head to this Durham U. to see Cameron Indoor Stadium, conceived in 1935 on the back of a matchbook cover.
Nilai: "What is Duke?"- RIGHT ($5,800)
Volunteer as a test subject at this Cornhusker school that created the first undergraduate psychology lab.
Barrett: "What is Nebraska?"- YEAH ($1,600)
Don't walk on the brass M on the diag before your first test at this Ann Arbor school; legend says you'll flunk it if you do.
Nilai: "What is Michigan?"- YUP ($6K)
Played by the Scots before battle, this instrument was easy to make as long as you had a goat or sheep skin & a reed pipe.
Nilai: "What are the bagpipes?"- GOT 'EM ($6,400)
Final Clue This Rd. for $200:
A customary mode of personal hygiene was scraping these w/ a hazel twig & rubbing w/ a woolen cloth.
Leonard: "What are teeth?"- YES INDEED ($6K)
ATTEMPTED LT: $1K
UNATTEMPTED LT: $2K
TOTAL LT: $3K
Next Six Subjects:
DISCOVERERS & INVENTORS
C BEFORE I, AFTER E
ON THE DOWNLOAD
$400 D & I:
English blacksmith Thomas Newcomen developed this type of engine, constructing one in 1712.
Leonard: "What is combustion?"- NO ($5,600)
Barrett: "What is steam?"- YES ($2K)
DD! For $4K or $0, the answer is:
In 1783, Antoine Lavoisier named this element, from Greek words for "water former".
"What is Hydrogen?"...he's correct!
This polio vaccine developer established a research facility in San Diego that's named for him.
Leonard: "Who is Jonas Salk?"- RIGHT ($6,800)
In the 1930s, this Cal Tech seismologist devised a way to determine the magnitude of earthquakes.
Leonard: "Who is (Charles) Richter?"- RIGHT ($8,400)
Reaching for the Stars is a biography of this rocket scientist, the son of a German baron.
Leonard: "Who is Robert Goddard?"- SORRY ($6,400)
Nilai: "Who is (Wernher) Van Braun?"- GOT HIM ($8,400)
Singular last name of Zebulon, who got a CO peak named for him without ever reaching the top.
Nilai: "Who is Pike?"- RIGHT ($10K)
In Luke, a father celebrates the safe return of an errant son by killing this; "Let us eat, and be merry".
Nilai: "What is a ram?"- WRONG ($8,400)
TS #5: Calf
Brutus called this man, his co-conspirator, "...the last of the Romans".
Nilai: "Who is Cassius?"- RIGHT ($10,400)
In 1959, he gave up the title of chairman of the People's Republic of China, but kept control of the country.
Leonard: "Who is Mao Tse-Tung?"- IT WAS HIM ($7,600)
In 1869, Elizabeth Cady Stanton & this woman formed the National Woman Suffrage Association.
Nilai: "Who is (Susan B.) Anthony?"- RIGHT ($11,200)
Closing Out TH!:
In 2007, this former V-P won the Nobel Peace Prize, sharing it w/ the intergovernmental panel on Climate Change.
Barrett: "Who is Al Gore?"- RIGHT ($4,400)
If you're asked to keep something secret, you've been told "in" this, also a word meaning "self-assurance".
Nilai: "What is confidence?"- RIGHT ($11,600)
One of 2011's top nonfiction kindle downloads was Inside this: The Store of America's Most Secretive Religion.
Barrett: "What is Scientology?"- RIGHT ($5,600)
One mouthwatering iPhone app was this food-cutting game featuring the Wise Sensei.
Nilai: "What is 'Fruit Ninja'?"- CORRECT ($13,200)
You can download a podcast of the Kokua Festival started by this Hawaiian singer-surfer-songwriter.
TS #6: Jack Johnson
In a book by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Mary Lennox finds a key that she hopes will open this title place.
Nilai: "What is The Secret Garden?"- RIGHT ($14,800)
This anti-immigrant party that peaked in the 1850s grew out of a secret society.
Barrett: "Who are The Know-Nothings?"- YES THEY WERE ($7,600)
$1,600 C Before I, After E:
To make a return as for something given, like a favor.
Barrett: "What is to reciprocate?"- YEAH INDEED ($9,200)
A car starts to do this-- lower in value due to wear & tear-- the second it leaves the lot.
Barrett: "What is depreciate?"- RIGHT ($10,400)
Superficially pleasing or plausible; it describes some arguments.
TS #6: Specious
DD #2! Barrett bets two grand:
Matthew 6 says "Consider..." these flowers "...of the field, how they grow".
"What are roses?"...those will cost him- those were lilies.
This law enforcement division was created in 1865 to fight counterfeiting.
Barrett: "What is the Secret Service?"- REBOUND ($9,600)
During WWII, this girl & her sister Margot lived in a secret annex.
Leonard: "Who was Anne Frank?"- YEP ($8,400)
In this Old Testament book, the handwriting on the wall read "Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin".
TS #7: Daniel- ONE-MINUTE ALERT
$800 C Before I, After E:
Falling products of condensation in the atmosphere.
Leonard: "What is precipitation?"- RIGHT ($9,200)
To repeat a piece of poetry before an audience.
Nilai: "What is to recite?"- GOT THAT ($15,200)
His song "Home" downloaded huge after he won "American Idol" last yr.
Nilai: "Who is Phillip Phillips?"- YOU BET ($16,800)
2012 brought online gamers a deluxe "Mists of Pandora" digital download expansion of this game.
Nilai: "What is 'World of Warcraft'?"- THAT'S THE ONE ($16,400)
Galatians: "Christ is become of no effect unto you...ye are fallen from..." this.
Barrett: "What is the garden?"- NOPE ($8,800)
Leonard: "What is grace?"- YES ($10K)- TIME'S UP
SOLE ATTEMPTED TS: $1,600 (BQ)
UNATTEMPTED LT: $6K
TOTAL DJ! LT: $7,600
FIRST FJ! TOPIC THIS FINAL: American Literature.
In the first chapter of this 1939 novel, "When the night came again it was black night, for the stars could not pierce the dust".
BARRETT: "What is The Grapes of Wrath?" (ALL-IN) = $17,600
LEONARD: "What is The Awakening" ($7K) = $3K
NILAI: SAME AS BARRETT ($2,600) = $19K