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Old 08-16-2008, 08:31 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY


JEOPARDY- Colonial America
1. ($400)- In 1676, this sixty-nine year-old settlement was burned to the ground during Bacon's Rebellion...
2. ($1200)- In 1740, this Georgia founder and his Army attacked the Spanish in St. Augustine but failed to capture the settlement...
3. ($2000)- The first stagecoach line was established between Burlington and Amboy in this colony...

Double JEOPARDY- On the "M"ap
4.($800)- a 2003 movie directed by Clint Eastwood was named for this river that flows into Boston Harbor...
5. ($2400)- It's the capital of the Lombardy region of Italy...
6. ($4000)- This river of the Indochina Peninsula flows into the South China Sea...
Final JEOPARDY- Famous Lasts
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It's where astronaut Sergei Zalyotin switched off the lights for the last time on June 15, 2000
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1. What is Jamestown ?
2. Who is James Oglethorpe ?
3. what is New Jersey ?
4. what is Mystic River ?
5. what is Milan ?
6. what is the Mekong River ?
7. what is the MIR space station ?


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Old 08-16-2008, 12:09 PM   #2
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Okay on 3, 4, 5, & 6.
#3 only because you named the towns (Perth Amboy -now)
& #5 - didn't know the Lombardy part, but the only place with "M" I could think of. LOL!

Thanks, lt. Have a good weekend.



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Old 08-16-2008, 12:17 PM   #3
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THX, QS-
Tomorrow- part 2 of Lead Singers......Bone Up !
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Old 08-16-2008, 12:56 PM   #4
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oh noooooooo!!!!!
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Old 08-17-2008, 12:53 PM   #5
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Not even going to comment on how badly I did on this one. Lead singers I'm up for, bring it on!
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1. What is Jamestown ?--Got it.
2. Who is James Oglethorpe ?--Got it.

3. what is New Jersey ?--Nope.
4. what is Mystic River ?--Guessed and got it.
5. what is Milan ?--Guessed and got it.
6. what is the Mekong River ?--Nope.
7. what is the MIR space station ?--I knew this one but forgot the actual name. Sheesh.

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Old 08-17-2008, 04:33 PM   #7
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Not even going to comment on how badly I did on this one.
You're out of practice.
two hours after school will help !!
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