College Championship Rerun: 8-17-17 Quarterfinal No. 4
Today’s Jeopardy match originally aired on February 16, 2016. It was the fourth quarterfinal of the 2017 College Championship. The players were: Allison Holley, Mohan Malhotra and Corey Schmalzle.
There’s a list of clues over here with a category from each round from this match. This was the only time in Season 33 that South America was the Final Jeopardy! category. They did devote a whole category to South America in the second quarter-final of the Teachers Tournament:
$400: This river’s more than 1,000 tributaries include the Rio Negro & the Madeira
$800: With about 205 million, Brazil has the largest population in South America; this nation is second with about 47 million
$1200: This main language of the Inca Empire is still spoken today by a people of the Andes
$1600: 12,500 feet up, this body of water is the continent’s highest navigable lake
$2000 (DD +$4000): Before he zinged around por la revolución, he was born in Rosario, Argentina, which has a 12-foot statue of him