"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-16-2013, 09:46 AM   #1
Master Chef
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347
Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- Palindromes
1. ($400)- A job, especially for a musician...
[ what is a Gig ? ]
2. ($1200)- A very young child, or a small amount of liquor for a Brit ...
[what is a Tot ?]
3. ($2000)- Palindromic breads include India’s Naan and one spelling of this Jewish Sabbath item...
[what is Hallah ? ]

Double JEOPARDY- Contemporaries
4.($800)- While James Watt was getting steamed up in Scotland, she was heating up the
throne in Russia…
[who is Catherine the Great? ]
5. ($2400)- while Montezuma was ruling the Aztecs, this Pole was moving the sun out of
the center of the Universe…
[who is Copernicus? ]
6. ($4000)- In 1850 Hawthorne wrote of Hester Prynne's crime and this Scot opened his
Chicago Detective agency…
[ who is Allan Pinkerton? ]
Final JEOPARDY- Discoverers
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
In 1497, this Venetian sailing for England became the first European since the Vikings to
reach North America…
[ who is John Cabot (acceptable; Giovanni Cabotto)? ]

__________________

__________________
Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2013, 11:45 PM   #2
Ogress Supreme
 
PrincessFiona60's Avatar
Site Administrator
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 36,289
Got them all! Thanks, LT!
__________________

__________________
PrincessFiona60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2013, 03:08 AM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Addie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: East Boston, MA
Posts: 19,041
Showoff! I got 2,3,4 and 6.
__________________
Illegitimi non carborundum!
I don't want my last words to be, "I wish I had spent more time doing housework"
Addie is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.