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Old 04-29-2006, 08:03 AM   #1
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Saturday Special- JEOPARDY

Saturday Special- JEOPARDY

JEOPARDY- american cities
1. ($200)- juarez, mexico, and this texas city make up the largest
metropolitan center on the US-mexico border...
2. ($600)- about this city's 1906 earthquake, jack london wrote, "day was
trying to dawn through the smoke pall"...
3. ($1000)- this state capital lies on both banks of the mississippi
DOUBLE JEOPARDY- science and nature
4. ($400)-it's return about every seventy-six years has been documented back
to 239 BCE.
5. ($1200)- the puerto rico trench has the atlantic's deepest point; this
trench has the pacific's...
6. ($2000)- divided into three parts as its name implies, this geologic
period came right before the jurassic...
FINAL JEOPARDY- historic phrases
7. sidney sherman, who died in texas in 1873, is credited with coining this
three-word phrase...
1. what is el paso?
2. what is san francisco?
3. what is st. paul?
4. what is halley's comet?
5. what is the marianas trench?
6. what is the triassic period?
7. what is "remember the alamo"


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Old 04-29-2006, 08:57 AM   #2
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i missed # 3 today. i guessed baton rouge.
The past is gone it's all been said.
So here's to what the future brings,
I know tomorrow you'll find better things
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