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Old 10-20-2012, 06:58 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- COLONIAL AMERICA
1. ($400)- Capt. John Smith wrote about this Indian weapon & compared it to a poleax
[ what is a tomahawk ? ]
2. ($1200)- Slaves bought in Africa were sold in the West Indies for molasses used to make this liquor
[what is rum ?]
3. ($2000)- Colorful name of Edward Teach, the pirate who hid out on Ocracoke Island off the N.C. coast
[ who is Blackbeard ? ]

Double JEOPARDY- BOOKS & AUTHORS
4.($800)- "1984" was a 1949 book by Eric Blair written under this pen name
[ what is George Orwell ?]
5. ($2400)- 1 of 2 Arthur Hailey novels to become the top-selling fiction book of the year
[What is Airport or Wheels ?]
6. ($4000)- "Where Have I Been?" was the 1982 autobiography of this "Your Show of Shows" comedian
[ who is Sid Caesar ? ]
Final JEOPARDY- U.S. STATE HOLIDAYS
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The only public state holiday honoring a monarch is one honoring this Ruler
[ who is King Kamehameha I ? ]

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Old 10-20-2012, 07:00 AM   #2
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Since you posted this exact one last week, amazingly I got them all! Well, that's one way to get them right!
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Old 10-20-2012, 07:12 AM   #3
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OOPS !

Well, I'm not letting you off that easy, Barb.

I made a switch !!
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Old 10-20-2012, 01:47 PM   #4
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OOPS !

Well, I'm not letting you off that easy, Barb.

I made a switch !!
Grrrrr!

This time I got all but Final, and I am kicking myself for not getting it. At least, I would be kicking myself, but I am too worn out today!
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Old 10-20-2012, 02:10 PM   #5
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This is the first time I have seen this one and I got all of them. Am looking forward to the next one.
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Got them all!
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