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Old 02-17-2013, 08:15 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- "TRANS" SCIENCE
1. ($400)- It describes objects through which light can pass, but through which you can't see clearly
[ what is translucent ? ]
2. ($1200)- Any device that turns one kind of energy into another; a microphone is an example of one
[what is a transducer ?]
3. ($2000)- Some botanists believe this process in plants is equivalent to sweating in humans
[what is transpiration ? ]

Double JEOPARDY- THE AMERICAN FLAG
4.($800)- Old Glory first flew at the North Pole when this Navy explorer planted it there
[ who is Robert Peary ? ]
5. ($2400)- The American flag flies 24 hours a day over his grave in Paris' Pictus Cemetery
[who is the Marquis de Lafayette ? ]
6. ($4000)- On June 24, 1912, an executive order by this president established the flag's design specifications
[ who is W.H. Taft?]
Final JEOPARDY-TALKING TURKEY
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Regarding themselves as rulers of the Muslim world, Turkish sultans held this title until 1924
[ what is Caliph ? ]

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Old 02-17-2013, 08:01 PM   #2
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I missed #5...
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Old 02-17-2013, 09:19 PM   #3
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I missed #5...
That's one of the few I got. I got #s 1, 3, 4, and 5.
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Together, we would wipe the floor with another team...
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Old 02-18-2013, 03:18 AM   #5
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If they ever do sister teams on Jeopardy, you, Laurie, Alix, and I should go on together.
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