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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

Explanation

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

CURRENT EVENTS

CURRENT

EVENTS

AFFIXES

AFFIXES

MATH

MATH

TYPES OF WRITING

WRITING

HISTORY

HISTORY

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

ORGANISMS THAT GET

ENERGY FROM EATING OTHER

ORGANISMS

WHAT ARE CONSUMERS?

HE ANNOUCED HIS

CANDIDANCY FOR PRESIDENT

UNDER THE GREEN PARTY

WHO IS RALPH NADER?

RE-

WHAT IS AGAIN?

PART OF A LINE THAT HAS ONE

ENDPOINT AND EXTENDS IN

ONE DIRECTION WITH OUT

ENDING

WHAT IS A RAY?

FOLK SONG ABOUT A SINKING

SHIP

WHAT IS A BALLAD?

EGYPT'S MOST IMPORTANT

GOD

WHO WAS AMON-RE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

IT TELLS THE NUMBER OF

PROTONS IN AN ELEMENT

WHAT IS THE ATOMIS

NUMBER?

A "LOVELY" HOLIDAY

CELEBRATED IN FEBRUARY

WHAT IS VALENTINE'S

DAY?

EX-

WHAT IS OUT?

ANGLE FORMED AT LESS THAN

90°

WHAT IS AN ACUTE

ANGLE?

A STORY WRITTEN ABOUT

SOMEONE ELSE

WHAT IS A BIOGRAPHY?

THE THREE BRANCHES OF

GOVERNMENT

WHAT ARE

LEGISLATIVE,

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

ALL THE DIFFERENT SPECIES

LIVING IN AN AREA

WHAT IS POPULATION?

THE ECONOMY IS CURRENTLY

GOING THROUGH THIS

WHAT IS A RECESSION?

-ED

WHAT IS THE PAST?

C^3·C^4·C^6

WHAT IS C^13?

THE ALPHABETIZED LIST OF

ALL THE WORKS CONSULTED

IN THE COURSE OF A

RESEARCH PROJECT

WHAT IS A

BIBLIOGRAPHY?

WEST AFRICA TRADED GOLD

FOR THIS

WHAT IS SALT?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

SUGARS AND STARCHES

WHAT ARE CARBS?

THIS NFL TEAM ALMOST HAD

A PERFECT SEASON

WHAT ARE THE NE

PATRIOTS?

ENDO-

WHAT IS INSIDE?

ADD ALL SIDES

WHAT IS PERIMETER?

THE PURPOSE OF THIS TYPE

OF WRITING IS LAMENT A

DEATH

WHAT IS AN ELEGY?

THIS AFRICAN RULER MADE A

PILGRIMMAGE TO MECCA AND

DROPPED THE PRICE OF GOLD

WHO WAS MANSA MUSA?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE ILLEGAL KILLING OR

REMOVAL OF WILDLIFE

SPECIES

WHAT IS POACHING?

2008 IS THIS TYPE OF YEAR, IT

ONLY HAPPENS EVERY 4

YEARS

WHAT IS A LEAP YEAR?

UNI-

WHAT IS ONE?

3^-2

WHAT IS 1/9?

A PIECE OF LITERATURE

WRITTEN IN METER; VERSE

WHAT IS POETRY?

THE IDEAS OF THE BILL OF

RIGHTS CAME FROM THIS

DOCUMENT

WHAT IS THE VA BILL

OF RIGHTS?

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NAME THREE OF THE FIVEFIRST PRESIDENTS     

 Response:   

WHO WEREWASHINGTION, ADAMS,

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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CATEGORY

Explanation

CURRENT EVENTS

CURRENT

EVENTS

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SIMILE V. METAPHOR

SIMILE V.

META.

HISTORY

HISTORY

MATH

MATH

VOCABULARY

VOCAB.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS WAS SHOT OUT OF THE

SKY

WHAT IS A SATELLITE?

AN ORGANISM THAT LIVES

INSIDE OR ON ANOTHER

ORGANISM

WHAT IS A PARASITE?

HIS HAIR WAS WHITE AS SNOW

WHAT IS SIMILE?

AN EVENT THAT SHOWED

THAT THE ARTICLES OF

CONFEDERATION NEEDED TO

BE REVISED

WHAT WAS SHAYS'

REBELLION?

LINES THAT RUN ACROSS

FROM EACHOTHER; THEY WILL

NEVER TOUCH

WHAT ARE PARALLEL

LINES?

BELIEF IN YOUR OWN ABILITIES

WHAT IS CONFIDENCE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THANK GOODNESS THIS

ENDED BEFORE THE ACADEMY

AWARDS IN HOLLYWOOD

WHAT IS THE WRITERS'

STRIKE?

THE ELASTIC FORCE THAT

SQUEEZES OR PUSHES

MATTER TOGETHER

WHAT IS COMPRESSION?

HE HAD ROSY TOMATO

CHEEKS

WHAT IS METAPHOR?

HE WAS PRESIDENT DURING

THE ERA OF GOOD FEELING

WHO WAS MONROE?

ANGLE FORMED ON A RIGHT

TRIANGLE

WHAT IS 90 DEGREES?

A PERSON WHO DOES NOT

SHARE YOUR OPINION

WHAT IS DISAGREE?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THE DAY MANY STATES

VOTED IN THE PRIMARIES,

CALIFORNIA WAS AMONG

THEM

WHAT IS SUPER

TUESDAY?

THE MOST DIVERSE

ECOSYSTEM IN THE WORLD

WHAT ARE THE

TROPICAL RAINFOREST?

SHE'S CRYING LIKE A BABY

WHAT IS A SIMILE?

ONLY STATE WITHOUT

DELEGATES AT THE

CONSTITUTION CONVENTION

WHAT WAS RHODE

ISLAND?

THE BOTTOM NUMBER OF A

FRACTION

WHAT IS THE

DENOMINATOR?

CONFUSED AND DISORDERLY

WHAT IS CHAOTIC?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

A LITTLE BOY SURVIVED THIS

AFTER BEING TOSSED

AROUND, HE WAS FOUND IN A

FIELD

WHAT IS A TORNADO?

MOTION LAW STATES THAT

AN OBJECT WILL REMAIN AT

REST OR MOVING AT A

CONSTANT VELOCITY UNLESS

IT IS ACTED UPON BY AN

UNBALANCED FORCE

WHAT IS NEWTONS 1ST

LAW OF MOTION?

THE BABY WAS AS SNUG AS A

BUG ON A RUG

WHAT IS A SIMILE?

HE SPREAD CHRISTIANITY

THROUGHOUT IRELAND

WHO WAS ST. PATRICK?

AREA OF A TRIANGLE

WHAT IS 1/2BH?

TO RECOGNIZE AND RESPECT

THE BELIEFS, RIGHTS, AND

PRACTICE OF OTHERS

WHAT IS TOLERATE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS PRODUCT WAS RECALLED

AFTER VIDEOTAPE PROVED

THE PLANT WAS TREATING

ANIMALS INHUMANELY

WHAT IS BEEF?

WHEN CELLS USE ENERGY TO

MOVE WASTE AND OTHER

PRODUCTS IN AND OUT

WHAT IS ACTIVE

TRANSPORT?

IT'S RAINING CATS AND DOGS

WHAT IS A METAPHOR?

WHEELED WAR VEHICLES

WHAT ARE CHARIOTS?

53/11 IS THIS TYPE OF

FRACTION

WHAT IS AN IMPROPER

FRACTION?

THE RIGHT TO VOTE

WHAT IS SUFFRAGE?

 CATEGORY:   

PRESIDENTS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

NAME THREE OF THE FIVEFIRST PRESIDENTS     

 Response:   

WHO WEREWASHINGTION, ADAMS,

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