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Old 10-14-2006, 10:05 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
JEOPARDY- Medicine
1. ($200)- Pertussis and tuberculosis are caused by bacteria; measles and rubella are caused by these...
2. ($600)- Ferrous sulfate helps treat this iron deficiency in the blood...
3. ($1000)- The basal ganglia are in this organ...

DOUBLE JEOPARDY-Not-so-mad Scientists
4. ($400)- The "E" in his most famous equation stands for energy, not his name...
5. ($1200)- James Watson and Francis Crick teamed up to discover the structure for this...
6. ($2000)- His discoveries published in the 1704 work "Opticks" explained why objects appear to be colored...

FINAL JEOPARDY- the comics
7. "Unclear on the concept" is a common theme in this Joe Martin Comic Strip...
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1. what are viruses ?
2. what is anemia ?
3. what is the brain ?
4. who is Albert Einstein ?
5. what is DNA ?
6. who is Sir Isaac Newton ?
7. What is "Mr. Boffo" ?

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Old 10-14-2006, 02:57 PM   #2
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$3400.00 today. Missed that $2000 one dang it.

Also must add that Calvin and Hobbes cartoonist is Bill Watterson. Not sure about that Final Jeopardy question LT. Think it is bogus.
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Old 10-14-2006, 03:29 PM   #3
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It would appear that you ar Keerect, Alix...............
Correct answer should be "Mr. Boffo".

Not sure if it was my mis-read or the publisher's error.................will check my source book when i'm back at my desk tuesday.

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Old 10-14-2006, 04:57 PM   #4
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got 'em all, then blew it on final. i haven't read a comic strip in many years, except for maybe "the far side".
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