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Old 06-03-2009, 04:09 PM   #1
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Wednesday JEOPARDY

Wednsday JEOPARDY

JEOPARDY- It's Somebody's Name
1. ($400)- London street named for a seventeenth century diplomat; the Prime Minister lives on it...
2. ($1200)- This name for a hot tub came from an airplane builder who switched to making hydraulic pumps...
3. ($2000)- The term for a refusal to do business with a person or company is the name of a British Land Agent who, in 1880, refused to lower his rents; as a result, he was isolated by protesters...

Double JEOPARDY- Lakes and Rivers
4.($800)- the American River that's only 33 miles shorter than the mighty Mississippi...
5. ($2400)- Although mis-named as a "SEA" this, the world's largest lake, is nearly 5 times bigger than Superior...
6. ($4000)- This is Europe's longest river...
Final JEOPARDY- Holidays
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The third Monday in January, starting in 1986...
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1. what is Downing Street ?
2. what is the Jacuzzi ?
3. what is Boycott ?
4. what is the Missouri ?
5. what is the Caspian Sea ?
6. what is the Volga ?
7. what is Martin Luther King Day ?

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Old 06-03-2009, 07:58 PM   #2
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Missed #4 today but got the rest. I think I'm on a roll here.
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Old 06-04-2009, 12:31 AM   #3
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I missed no 7, we don't celebrate this day as holiday
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Old 06-04-2009, 11:37 AM   #4
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Neither do we radhuni, I don't think anyone but the US does.
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