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Old 11-16-2013, 09:46 AM   #1
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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)? ]


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Old 11-16-2013, 11:45 PM   #2
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Got them all! Thanks, LT!

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Old 11-17-2013, 03:08 AM   #3
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Showoff! I got 2,3,4 and 6.
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