Which Sherlock Character Are You?

6 Questions
Sherlock Quizzes & Trivia

What can we deduce from your favorite incarnation of the Great Detective? (NB - Your faithful correspondents have selected five more or less representative Sherlocks for your consideration. Apologies to fans of Charlton Heston, Leonard Nimoy, and the many other worthy wearers of the deerstalker. )

Sample Question

You prefer your doctor to be

Mustachioed and clever

Mustachioed and dense

Gorgeous and clever

Gorgeous and improbably daring

Clean-shaven, short, and sweary

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You prefer your doctor to be
    • A. 

      Mustachioed and clever

    • B. 

      Mustachioed and dense

    • C. 

      Gorgeous and clever

    • D. 

      Gorgeous and improbably daring

    • E. 

      Clean-shaven, short, and sweary

  • 2. 
    When faced with opposition, you're likely to 
    • A. 

      Twitch imperceptibly

    • B. 

      Smirk icily

    • C. 

      Say you're sorry

    • D. 

      Throw a punch

    • E. 

      Throw a tantrum

  • 3. 
    In your spare time you play the violin and 
    • A. 

      Adjust your deerstalker with aplomb

    • B. 

      Wake up your flatmate. Again.

    • C. 

      Fill your refrigerator with body parts

    • D. 

      Admire your tattoos

    • E. 

      Disguise yourself as a chair

  • 4. 
    Your secret weapon is
    • A. 

      Fatally dry wit

    • B. 

      A large special effects budget

    • C. 

      Google

    • D. 

      Devastating sangfroid

    • E. 

      Distractingly tight shirts

  • 5. 
    Your personal style is best described as
    • A. 

      Steampunk

    • B. 

      Tailored

    • C. 

      Tweedy

    • D. 

      Post-grunge

    • E. 

      Posh. Don't step on the shoes, you idiot.

  • 6. 
    Your favorite distractions are
    • A. 

      Murder, tea, pipe tobacco, and cocaine

    • B. 

      Murder, tea, and pipe tobacco. You kicked the cocaine.

    • C. 

      Murder, tea, nicotine patches, and a touch of heroin. For a case.

    • D. 

      Just murder. You're in recovery.

    • E. 

      Whatever's on hand, thanks. Except tea.