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Old 11-09-2013, 10:43 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- Quotations
1. ($400)- Referring to Wilson's "14 Points", Georges Clemenceau said, the good Lord
had only" this many...
[what is ten? ]
2. ($1200)- This poet wrote "One's-self I sing", and "I hear America singing"…
[who is Walt Whitman? ]
3. ($2000)- Sir James Dewar is quoted, "Minds are like" these safety devices: "they only
function when they are open"…
[ what is a parachute? ]

Double JEOPARDY- Inventive Minds
4.($800)- Elisha Graves Otis invented the Safety Hoist, which we call this...
[ what is the elevator ? ]
5. ($2400)- Football Coach Amos Stagg had the right “stuff” to invent these for his team to practice on...
[what is the Tackling Dummy ?]
6. ($4000)- Georges Claude of France went Tomas Edison one better when he invented this, a different artificial light source...
[ what is the neon lamp ? ]
Final JEOPARDY- Statues
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Discovered on a Greek island in 1820, this statue would have originally had arms....
[ what is Venus de Milo ? ]

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Oh my goodness, I have shocked myself. I got all of them right!
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Old 11-09-2013, 03:38 PM   #3
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I missed #'s 1 and 5.
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Old 11-09-2013, 04:08 PM   #4
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I missed #'s 1 and 5.

#1? Now that surprises me. The Ten Commandments. The only reason I got #6 was because it was on Jeopardy this week.
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