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GENERAL MATH

GENERAL

MATH

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

GRAMMAR

GRAMMAR

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

LITERATURE

LITERA-

TURE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

SOCIAL STUDIES

SOCIAL

STUDIES

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

HODGE PODGE

HODGE

PODGE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

A SHIRT IS ON SALE FOR 20

PERCENT OF THE ORIGINAL

PRICE. THE SALE PRICE IS $8.00.

IDENTIFY THE ORIGINAL PRICE

$10.00

THIS TYPE OF VERB TELLS

WHAT SOMEONE OR

SOMETHING DOES

ACTION VERBS

AUTHOR OF THE SCIENCE

FICTION NOVEL "MYSTERIOUS

ISLAND"

JULES VERNE

THE TWO COLORS OR THE

RUSSIAN FLAG

RED AND YELLOW

THE ANATOMICAL TERM FOR

AN OIL GLAND

SEBACEOUS GLAND

HE TRIED TO ESTABLISH HIS

OWN COUNTRY IN THE

WESTERN U.S. AND WAS TRIED

FOR TREASON IN 1800,

EVENTUALLY BEING

ACQUITTED. HE WAS THE

VICE-PRESIDENT

AARON BURR

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

A CRICKET CHIRPS 120 TIMES IN

A MINUTE, THIS IS THE NUMBER

OF TIME IT CHIRPS IN 10

SECONDS

20

SUPERLATIVE FORM OF THE

ADJECTIVE "FAR"

FURTHEST

NAME OF THE AUTHOR WHO

WROTE THE POEM "THE NIGHT

BEFORE CHRISTMAS"

CLEMENT C. MOORE

THE CAPITAL OF NORTHERN

IRELAND

BELFAST

THE TERM ALOPECIA REFERS

TO THIS

BALDNESS

IN GREEK MYTHOLOGY, HE

WAS THE KING OF THE ISLAND

WHERE DANAE AND PERSEUS

CHEST FLOATED TO.

POLYDECTES

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THIS IS 12 SQUARED

144

THE PAST PARTICIPLE OF THE

VERB "DRAW"

DRAWN

THE COMPLETE TITLE OF THE

BOOK WRITTEN BY JAMES

WHITCOMB RILEY, WHICH

CONTAINS THE WORD PUMPKIN

WHEN THE FROST IS ON

THE PUMPKIN

MADAGASCAR IS THE

NEAREST TO THIS CONTINENT

AFRICA

TERM THAT REFERS TO FLAT

LANDFORMS OF HIGH

ELEVATION

PLATEAUS

THIS LAKE WAS FORMED BY

HOOVER DAM

LAKE MEAD

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

FIND THE AVERAGE: 30, 35, 13,

45, 27

30

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITIONAL

PHRASE: THE BUILDING

AROUND THE CORNER IS

EMPTY

AROUND THE CORNER

NAME OF THE AUTHOR WHO

WROTE THE NOVEL "THE

YEARLING"

MARJORIE K. RAWLINGS

THIS UNION GENERAL WAS

RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING

ATLANTA, GEORGE ON

SEPTEMBER 1, 1864

SHERMAN

THE TERM THAT REFERS TO

THE LARGER ERODED

SECTIONS OF A PLATEAU

MESAS

THIS MEAT SUPPLIER TO THE

U.S. ARMY STAMPED HIS MEAT

WITH THE LETTERS U.S. AND

EVENTUALLY BECAME A

SYMBOL FOR THE U.S. THIS

SYMBOL "WANTS YOU"

UNCLE SAM

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

ADD: 1/2 PLUS 1/3 PLUS 1/4

1 AND 1/12

IDENTIFY THE PREPOSITIONAL

PHRASE: I BOUGHT A BOX OF

CHOCOLATES FOR US

FOR US

THE BOOK "ACROSS FIVE

APRIL'S" IS ABOUT THIS

AMERICAN CONFLICT

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

HE WAS GIVEN CREDIT FOR

EXPLORING THE NORTHEAST

COAST OF THE U.S. TO

DELAWARE IN 1497.

JOHN CABOT

THE TERM THAT REFERS TO A

LAND SURFACE THAT HAS

BEEN ERODED FLAT

PENEPLAIN

FROM FOLKLORE, THIS STEEL

DRIVING MAN WON A CONTEST

AGAINST A STREAM DRILL

JOHN HENRY

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 Response:   

ROBINSON CRUSOE

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Explanation

GENERAL MATH

GENERAL

MATH

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

VOCABULARY

VOCAB

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

LITERATURE

LITERA-

TURE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN

SOCIAL STUDIES

SOCIAL

STUDIES

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

EARTH SCIENCE

EARTH

SCIENCE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

HODGE PODGE

HODGE

PODGE

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS IS THE DISTANCE A TRAIN

CAN GO IN 45 MINUTES IF IT IS

TRAVELING AT A SPEED OF 80

MILES PER HOUR

60 MILES

THIS IS THE GREEK SUFFIX FOR

RULER

ARCH

THIS IS THE NAME OF HESTER'S

DAUGHTER IN "THE SCARLET

LETTER"

PEARL

THE AMERICAN NAME FOR THE

WAR THAT WAS CALLED THE

"7 YEAR WAR" IN EUROPE

FRENCH AND INDIAN

WAR

THIS TYPE OF EROSION STRIPS

AWAY THIN LAYERS OF

TOPSOIL

SHEET EROSION

THIS IS THE FIRST LETTER IN

THE GREEK ALPHABET

ALPHA

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

ADD: 6 TENTHS; 17

HUNDREDTHS; 347

THOUSANDTHS

1.117

IF A MAN IS REFERRED TO AS A

PHILANTHROPIST, THIS IS

WHAT HE FEELS.

A LOVE OF PEOPLE

HE WROTE "A SONG OF

MYSELF"

WALT WHITMAN

THIS PRESIDENT ORDERED THE

LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION

JEFFERSON

TERM THAT REFERS TO AN

ACCUMULATION OF

SEDIMENTS ALONG THE BANKS

OF A RIVER

A NATURAL LEVEE

THE NUMBER OF SIDE IN A

PENTAGON POLYGON

FIVE

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

JOE SCORED 24 POINTS ON A

30 POINT TEST, THIS IS THE

PERCENTAGE OF THE

QUESTIONS HE ANSWERED

CORRECTLY

80 PERCENT

THE ENGLISH MEANING OF THE

GREEK PREFIX "MACRO"

LARGE

THE AUTHOR OF "SPOON RIVER

ANTHOLOGY"

EDGAR LEE MASTERS

THIS AMENDMENT TO THE

CONSTITUTION LOWERED THE

VOTING AGE TO 18

TWENTY SIXTH

PHRASE THAT REFERS TO THE

CONTINUOUS MOVEMENT OF

WATER FROM THE AIR TO THE

EARTH AND FROM THE EARTH

TO THE AIR

WATER CYCLE

THIS MATH TERM MEANS A

NUMBER  THAT IS EQUAL TO

THE SUM OF ALL NUMBERS IT

IS DIVISIBLE BY

PERFECT NUMBER

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THIS IS THE FRACTIONAL

EQUIVALENT OF 80 PERCENT

4/5

ENGLISH MEANING OF THE

GREEK PREFIX "AERO"

AIR OR GAS

THE DICKEN'S NOVEL THAT

FEATURES THE CHARACTER

PIP

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

THE TWO MAJOR BATTLES

THAT TOOK PLACE JUST

OUTSIDE OF INDIAN TERRITORY

DURING THE CIVIL WAR

WILSON'S CREEK AND

BATTLE OF PEA RIDGE

THE NAME OF A FAN SHAPED

AREA OF DEPOSITS AT THE

MOUTH OF A WATERWAY

DELTA

THIS BUILDING IS PICTURED ON

A FIVE DOLLAR BILL

LINCOLN MEMORIAL

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

MR. JONES CAR AVERAGES 22

MILES PER GALLON OF

GASOLINE. HE CAN TRAVEL

THIS FAR ON 14 GALLONS

308 MILES

THE OXYMORON IN THE

FOLLOWING SENTENCE: IT WAS

A MINOR MIRACLE THAT IT

WORKED

MINOR MIRACLE

MARY SHELLEY'S MOST

FAMOUS NOVEL

FRANKENSTEIN

FAMOUS CATTLE TRAIL THAT

CROSSED THE CENTER OF

OKLAHOMA FROM RED RIVER

STATION TO CALDWELL

CHISHOLM

PART OF A VALLEY THAT IS

USUALLY COVERED BY A RIVER

DURING HIGH WATER

CONDITIONS

FLOODPLAIN

THIS TERM IN GEOMETRY IS

FOR A PLANE FIGURE WITH

EVERY POINT EQUALLY FAR

FROM THE CENTER

CIRCLE

 CATEGORY:   

LITERATURE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THIS IS THE TITLE OF DANIELDEFOE'S STORY OF LIFE ALONEON A DESERT ISLAND   

 Response:   

ROBINSON CRUSOE

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