12 Jeopardy! Clues December 16, 2016
Here are 7 triple stumpers from the 12-16-2016 Jeopardy! match.
UNUSUAL ATTRACTIONS ($600) Encinitas, Calif. has a tennis museum dedicated to this champ who lost a challenge match to Billie Jean King in 1973
DECEMBER HOLIDAYS ($400) Hannukah story hero Judah was known by this name that’s an acronym of the Hebrew for “Who is like you, O God?”
FILL “E_R” UP ($1000) To imbue with authority
TRUST THE SCIENCE ($1200) The amosite type of this fibrous material can resist temperatures up to 1,000 degrees
WESTERN MOVIES ($1200) This hard-drinking friend of Wild Bill Hickok has been played on film by Jean Arthur, Yvonne DeCarlo & Doris Day
NUMERIC WORDS & PHRASES ($400) Hyphenated term for a contest that’s really no contest
WOMEN WHO WRITE ($2000) This woman who’s part Chippewa has written “Love Medicine”, “The Plague of Doves” & “The Round House”
The players got all these clues in COUNTRIES’ CURRENCIES
($400) Let’s be honest– Switzerland & Liechtenstein are the only 2 countries in Europe that still use this monetary unit
($800) 40 years after his death, he still appears on some of China’s paper money.
($1200) Before adopting the Euro, Italy & Vatican City used this monetary unit.
($1600) Tuvalu, a small island country in the South Pacific uses the dollar of this country 2,000 miles away
($2000) Algeria, Bahrain & Iraq all use a currency called this
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