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Old 08-30-2008, 06:34 AM   #1
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JEOPARDY- Inventive Minds
1. ($400)- In 1957, W. Ralph Gamber became the first to sell honey in containers shaped like these...
2. ($1200)- In the 1960's, Hoyle Schweitzer and Jim Drake added one of these to a surfboard to help create a new sport...
3. ($2000)- In 1952, he and Charles Bowman joined forces to develop a hybrid corn that left fewer kernels unpopped...

Double JEOPARDY- June Bugged
4.($800)- On June 22, 1815, he was forced to officially abdicate for the second time...
5. ($2400)- In June of 1969, Nigeria banned the Red Cross from this secessionist state...
6. ($4000)- On June 28, 1914, the Kaiser's yacht race was interrupted by news of an assassination in this city...
Final JEOPARDY- Architects
He designed the Richelieu Wing of the Louvre, as well as the pyramidal glass entrance...
1. what is a bear ?
2. what is a sail ?
3. who is Orville Redenbacher ?
4. who is Napoleon Bonaparte ?
5. what is Biafra ?
6. what is Sarajevo ?
7. who is I.M. Pei ?


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Old 08-30-2008, 06:46 AM   #2
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I got #1 and #3

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Old 08-30-2008, 09:02 AM   #3
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i missed #'s 5 and 7 today.
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Old 08-30-2008, 11:07 AM   #4
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I got #s 1 & 3. OMG, I forgot about #5; a terrible thing back then.
Thanks, lt.
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Old 08-30-2008, 11:15 AM   #5
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#6. The assassination of a European prince which is professed to have sparked WWI.

Edit: Archduke Ferdinand

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Old 08-30-2008, 01:04 PM   #6
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I got all but #5.


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