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Old 12-29-2012, 07:44 AM   #1
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Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- Yankee Ingenuity
1. ($400)- DuPont scientists are credited with inventing this material later used to
describe Ronald Reagan and John Gotti...
[ what is teflon? ]
2. ($1200)- John Curtis made a spruce-based type in 1848; Thomas Adams made a chicle-based type in 1870...
[what is chewing gum? ]
3. ($2000)- In 1931 Miles Laboratories first marketed this effervescent tablet...
[ what is Alka-Seltzer? ]

Double JEOPARDY- Discoverers
4.($800)- This Rear Admiral discovered a mountain range in Antarctica on one of his
famous flights over it...
[who is Richard E. Byrd? ]
5. ($2400)- This priest first met Louis Jolliet when Jolliet arrived at his mission in 1672...
[ who is Jacques Marquette? ]
6. ($4000)- This man who sought the source of the Nile was knighted in 1886...
[ who is Sir Richard Francis Burton? ]
Final JEOPARDY- Art and Artists
This artist, who began with wrapping bottles and a tree, "gated" New York City's Central
Park in February, 2005...
[who is Christo (Javacheff)? ]


Be Yourself ! ..... Everyone else is taken !
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Old 12-29-2012, 03:18 PM   #2
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I missed Final!

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” - Albert Einstein
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Old 12-29-2012, 03:23 PM   #3
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I did okay on 1-5. Fizzled out after that.
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Old 12-29-2012, 03:38 PM   #4
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I got 1 and 3
Living gluten/dairy/sugar/fat/caffeine-free and loving it!
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Old 12-29-2012, 03:51 PM   #5
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I just got #s 1, 2, 3, and Final. I always get Byrd and Perry mixed up.
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