11 Jeopardy! Clues October 6, 2017
Here are 11 triple stumpers from the 10-6-2017 Jeopardy! match.
19TH CENTURY WOMEN AUTHORS ($400) Martha Finley wrote 28 novels about Elsie, a virtuous Southern girl who lives on these including the Oaks & Roselands
SCHOOLED ($1000) An army of ambassadors has studied Intl. Affairs at the Fletcher School of this Univ. in Medford, Mass.
WORDPLAY ($1200) Malcolm X often used the device call chiasmus as in “We didn’t land on Plymouth Rock; the rock was” this
($2000) The 2017 U.K. Pun Championships produced gems like “Pakistani Pirates.” This language “they think they argh”
CHEMISTRY ($400) Gallium turns to liquid slightly above this temperature, sometimes given as 72 degrees Farenheit
($2000) 2 letters longer than “activity”, this is high in halogen elements, so they’re not naturally found uncombined
PRESIDENTS BORN WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI ($800) Of the 8 presidents born west of the Mississippi River, the one born farthest west
($2000) The one who served the shortest time as president
“UR” THE TOP! ($400) To the Ancient Greeks, he was really tops– he personified heaven
($1200) Alioth & Dubhe are its brightest stars
More on this match on Fikkle Fame’s full Daily Recap