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Old 03-24-2007, 09:54 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
JEOPARDY- World's Fairs and Expos
1. ($200)- In January, 1887, construction began on this for the 1889 Expo in Paris and it's still around...
2. ($600)- On display at the Osaka Fair in 1970 was a rock from this Unique location...
3. ($1000)- This author's donation helped kick off the 1904 Fair in St. Louis, but he declined to have a day named after him...
Double JEOPARDY- Scientists
4. ($400)- This British Naturalist's grandfather Erasmus had earlier developed his own theory of evolution...
5. ($1200)- Between 1943 and 1945, he took a leave from Caltech and Berkeley to direct the Manhattan Project...
6. ($2000)- This Russian chemist's periodic law of 1869 predicted the existence of elements yet to be discovered...
Final JEOPARDY- History in the Movies
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This real-life political machine leader was played by Jim Broadbent in the film, "Gangs of New York"...
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1. what is the Eiffel Tower?
2. what is the Moon?
3. who is Samuel Clemens (acceptable: Mark Twain)
4. who is Charles Darwin?
5. who is J. Robert Oppenheimer?
6. who is Dmitri Mendeleev?
7. who is Boss Tweed?

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Old 03-24-2007, 10:55 AM   #2
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got 'em all today.
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Old 03-24-2007, 11:52 AM   #3
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Well done, Bucky!!! I got $1200.00 worth right!
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