GAME NAME:

MYSTERIES/HOUSE OF DIES

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CATEGORY 1

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Explanation

MYSTERY TERMS

MYSTERY

TERMS

IDENTIFY EACH TERM BY ITS

DEFINITION.

HOUSE OF DIES DREAR

CHARACTERS

CHAR.H OF

DD

IDENTIFY THESE CHARACTERS

USING THE CLUES.

SECRETS

SECRETS

IDENTIFY THESE FACTS ABOUT

THE HOUSE OF DIES DREAR.

MORE SECRETS

MORE

SECRETS

IDENTIFY THESE SECRETS

ABOUT THE HOUSE OF DIES

DREAR.

PLACES

PLACES

IDENTIFY THESE PLACES

FOUND IN THE NOVEL THE

HOUSE OF DIES DREAR.

STRANGE HAPPENINGS

STRANGE

HAPPEN

IDENTIFY THESE WEIRD THINGS

THAT HAPPENED.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

PEOPLE WHO APPEAR TO

HAVE A MOTIVE TO HAVE

COMMITTED THE CRIME

WHAT ARE SUSPECTS?

THE BOY WHO IS THE MAIN

CHARACTER IN THIS STORY

WHO IS THOMAS?

SHAPES LEFT ON

DOOR-FRAMES OF BEDROOMS

WHAT ARE TRIANGLES?

THE CAVERN IS FILLED WITH

THIS

WHAT ARE TREASURES?

NORTH CAROLINA

WHAT IS WHERE THE

SMALLS MOVED FROM?

ONE PETAL HAS A TINY WOOD

BUTTON IN ITS CENTER

WHAT IS THE FRONT

DOOR OR THE SECRET

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

PERSON WHO HAS PERSONAL

KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE

CRIME

WHAT IS A WITNESS?

A COLLEGE PROFESSOR

WHO IS MR. SMALL?

KIND OF PASSENGERS ON THE

RAILROAD

WHAT ARE SLAVES?

PESTY'S JOB

WHAT IS DUSTING AND

POLISHING THE

OHIO

WHAT IS WHERE THE

SMALLS MOVED TO?

A SECRET PASSAGE LOCATED

IN THE HALL

WHAT IS THE MIRROR?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

A FALSE LEAD THAT THROWS

THE INVESTIGATOR OFF

TRACK

WHAT IS A RED

HERRING?

THE CARETAKER OF THE

DREAR HOUSE WHO LIVES IN A

CAVE

WHO IS MR. PLUTO?

THOMAS HAS A TALENT FOR

THIS

WHAT IS WOOD

CARVING?

THESE ITEMS TOLD THE

SLAVES WHAT DIRECTION TO

TAKE FROM THE PLACE THEY

WERE FOUND

WHAT ARE CROSSES?

MOVING FRONT STEPS

WHAT IS THE TUNNEL?

THIS IS UNUSUAL ABOUT THE

COLLEGE DINNING ROOM

WHAT ARE BLACK AND

WHITE PEOPLE EATING

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

SOMEONE OR SOMETHING

THAT PROVES WHO

COMMITTED THE CRIME

WHAT IS EVIDENCE?

AN ABOLITIONIST IN THE

STORY

WHO IS DIES DREAR?

THOMAS GETS TO DRINK

BLACK COFFEE ON THIS DAY

WHAT IS HIS

BIRTHDAY?

FATE OF THE THIRD SLAVE

WHAT IS ESCAPED TO

CANADA?

THE TUNNEL LEADS TO THIS

ROOM IN THE HOUSE

WHAT IS THE KITCHEN?

THE CONDITION OF THE

KITCHEN ON SUNDAY

WHAT IS A MESS

(STICKY BROWN FLOUR

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

A PLEA OFFERED BY AN

ACCUSED PERSON OF NOT

HAVING BEEN AT THE SCENE

OF THE CRIME.

WHAT IS AN ALIBI?

A YOUNG GIRL LIVING WITH

THE DARROW FAMILY

WHO IS PESTY?

MR. PLUTO'S REAL NAME

WHAT IS HENRY

SKINNER?

THIS MUST BE TAKEN OF THE

TREASURES BEFORE TELLING

ANYONE ABOUT THEM

WHAT IS AN

INVENTORY?

ON THE FIRST NIGHT IN THE

NEW HOUSE, THOMAS SLEEPS

IN THIS ROOM

WHAT IS THE PARLOR?

THE TWO PLUTOS

WHO ARE MAYHEW AND

HENRY SKINNER?

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 CLUE:   

FEW SLAVES KNEW HOW TODO THIS AND WERE SWORN TOSECRECY    

 Response:   

WHAT IS CROSSREADING?

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Explanation

WHO SAID THAT?

WHO SAID

THAT?

IDENTIFY THE CHARACTER

WHO SAID THIS STATEMENT.

AGAIN, WHO IS THAT?

WHO IS

THAT 2

IDENTIFY THE CHARACTER

WHO SPOKE THIS STATEMENT.

WHO ARE YOU?

HODD

CHARACT

IDENTIFY THESE CHARACTERS.

LITERARY TERMS

LIT.TERM

IDENTIFY THE QUOTES AND

STATEMENTS.

LITERARY TERMS TOO

LIT TERMS

IDENTIFY THE QUOTE AND

STATEMENT.

JUST THE FACTS

FACTS

IDENTIFY THESE FACTS FROM

THE NOVEL.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

GLAD TO SEE YOU FOLKS ARE

FINE.  DID YOU HAVE A GOOD

NIGHT--SLEEP WELL THERE IN

THE BIG HOUSE?

WHO IS MR. PLUTO?

THOMAS, WILL YOU HAVE

YOUR COFFEE BLACK, TOO?

WHO IS MRS. SMALL?

HE PLAYS THE CHURCH PIANO

WHO IS MAC DARROW?

FAMILIAR FOREST, FOLLOWING

A TIMEWORN PATH OF THE

TUSCARORAS

WHAT IS

ALLITERATION?

SOMEBODY I SHOULD KNOW.  I

CAN'T PLACE HIM RIGHT NOW

WHAT IS

FORESHADOWING?

HISTORICAL IMPORTANCE OF

THE SMALL'S NEW HOME

WHAT IS A STATION

FOR THE UNDERGROUND

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

YOU THINK YOU ARE THE ONLY

BOY IN ALL THESE PARTS THAT

CAN PAINT MY GATE?

WHO IS

GREAT-GRANDMOTHER

MR. THOMAS, THIS IS MY JOB

TO DO.

WHO IS PESTY?

CLEANS THE GLASSWARE IN

THE CAVERN

WHO IS PESTY?

NEEDLES WERE AS LARGE AS

RAILROAD SPIKES

WHAT IS A SIMILE?

BEGAN TO SHAPE THE AIR, TO

CARVE IT AS THOUGH IT WERE

A PRETTY PIECE OF PINE.(2

ANSWERS)

WHAT IS ALLITERATION

AND A SIMILE?

IMPORTANCE OF THE

CROSS/TRIANGLE

WHAT IS POINTS THE

DIRECTION TO FREEDOM?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

YOU FIXING TO GO DOWN

UNDER THERE?  YOU WANT

SOME COMPANY?

WHO IS MAC DARROW?

I SAID SIT DOWN!  MR. PLUTO

WANTS TO KNEEL, LET HIM

KNEEL!

WHO IS THE

MINISTER/PREACHER?

HE IS AN ACTOR.

WHO IS MAYHEW

SKINNER?

THE ODOR NEARLY CHOKE

HIM.

WHAT IS

PERSONIFICATION?

IF THE NEW HOUSE IS

HAUNTED, HE THOUGHT, THE

TWINS WILL TELL ME. (2

ANSWERS)

WHAT IS ALLITERATION

AND FORESHADOWING?

HE ESCAPED TO CANADA.

WHO IS THE THIRD

SLAVE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

YOU! I KNOW THERE HAD TO BE

ANOTHER ONE OF YOU!

WHO IS MR. SMALL?

I HAVE BEEN THROUGH ALL

THE LEDGERS AND BOOKS. I'VE

FOUND NO LIST, NOR NO

RECORD OF WHERE HE GOT

ANY OF IT.

WHO IS MR. PLUTO?

HE HAS TWIN BROTHERS.

WHO IS THOMAS?

THOMAS DREAMED OF A MAN

IN TREES.

WHAT IS

FORESHADOWING?

DARKNESS HAD A WAY OF

FALLING DOWN ON YOU

AROUND HERE.

WHAT IS

PERSONIFICATION?

MR. SMALL DECIDES TO

COUNT, LABEL AND DOCUMENT

THE TREASURES

WHAT IS INVENTORY?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

YES, THE GLOVES WERE

WRONG.  I KNOW THAT NOW.

WHO IS MAYHEW

SKINNER?

I LIKE OLD PEOPLE.  THEY

NEVER NEED TO KNOW WHAT

YOU ARE CARVING OUT OF

WOOD OR EVEN WHY.

WHO IS THOMAS?

SLAPS MAC DARROW IN THE

FACE.

WHO IS FATHER

DARROW?

THE WAY HE WALKED IT,

WITHOUT MAKING ANY SOUND.

WHAT IS

ALLITERATION?

THEIR WINGS WERE BLUE AND

SILVER SAILS, LIKE PINWHEELS

WHAT IS A SIMILE?

FOUND IN THE BEDROOM

FRAMES AND MR. SMALL'S

OFFICE

WHAT ARE TRIANGLES?

 CATEGORY:   

THIS CLASS!!!  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

FEW SLAVES KNEW HOW TODO THIS AND WERE SWORN TOSECRECY    

 Response:   

WHAT IS CROSSREADING?

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