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Old 08-25-2007, 06:51 AM   #1
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BAD NEWS; It was a busy week, so I have to offer a game from the archives.
GOOD NEWS; Everyone should do well!

JEOPARDY- "by halves"
1. ($200)- nickname of Melissa Gilbert's character on "little house on the prairie"...
2. ($600)- a "half" this is a dive that includes a half backward somersault and ends facing the board...
3. ($1,000)- for thorium-234 it's about twenty-five days; for thorium-232, about 14 billion years...

DOUBLE JEOPARDY- "the 1890's"
4. ($400)- his psychoanalytic method of free association and his daughter Anna first saw the light in 1895...
5. ($1200)- in 1898, when this battleship blew up, Llewellyn powers was governing the state of the same name...
6. ($2000)- while doing cathode ray experiments in 1895, roentgen discovered these new and mysterious rays...

FINAL JEOPARDY- "famous gems"

7. when it was stolen in 1792, the hope diamond was part of this country's crown jewels...


1. what is half-pint?
2. what is the (half) gainer?
3. what is half-life?
4. who is Sigmund Freud?
5. what is the "Maine"?
6. what are x-rays?
7. what is France?


Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
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Old 08-25-2007, 10:01 AM   #2
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Got 1-4 and blew the rest dang it all!
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
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