A Scandal In Bohemia

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A Scandal In Bohemia Quizzes & Trivia

This story covers the escapades of finding a missing photo for the Bohemian King. How much do you remember about this story that shows how Holmes character has developed from who he was in previous books? Give the quiz below a try, as it will help refresh your memory. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    YOUR FULL NAME: 
  • 2. 
    Who was the client in this case?Case: mystery
    • A. 

      Mrs Hudson

    • B. 

      Red Auerbach

    • C. 

      Wihelm Gottsreich Sigmond von Ormstein

    • D. 

      Johann Sebastion Strauss

  • 3. 
    In "A Scandal in Bohemia," what is Watson's relationship status?
    • A. 

      Married

    • B. 

      Single

  • 4. 
     In "A Scandal in Bohemia," what is unusual about the visitor who comes to Holmes' apartment?
    • A. 

      The visitor brings along a strange man

    • B. 

      The visitor refuses to leave the apartment

    • C. 

      The visitor is wearing a mask

  • 5. 
    In "A Scandal in Bohemia," how does Holmes know someone is going to pay him a visit?
    • A. 

      Holmes receives a letter

    • B. 

      Holmes receives a phone call

    • C. 

      Holmes receives an email

  • 6. 
    Irene Adler leaves the country and takes the photograph with her. While she has it, the King of Bohemia will not hurt her.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 7. 
    Holmes says (and we paraphrase) "Well, how many times have you gone up the stairs to this apartment?" "Hundreds of times," replies Watson. "How many stairs are there?" asks Holmes. "I dunno," says Watson.Holmes replies that this is proof of the difference between the two men: Watson has seen the stairs, but Holmes has ___________ them. And there are seventeen steps, by the way.
    • A. 

      Counted them

    • B. 

      Observed them

  • 8. 
    The king is relieved: he absolutely believes Adler's word that she won't use the photo as blackmail or anything.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Why does Holmes refer to Irene Adler respectfully as "the woman"? 
    • A. 

      She's beautiful

    • B. 

      It's his wife

    • C. 

      Because she outwitted him (was smarter)

  • 10. 
    Holmes staged his injury with ______________ to the forehead to provoke Adler to have him carried into her sitting room.
    • A. 

      Ketchup

    • B. 

      Blood

    • C. 

      Red paint

  • 11. 
    The king is scared because there are two evidences against him: the photograph and ___________.
    • A. 

      The letters

    • B. 

      The telegraph

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