The Sherlock Holmes Quiz #6

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The Sherlock Holmes Quiz #6


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How is 221B Baker Street important in the Sherlock Holmes stories? 
    • A. 

      It's where Watson lives with his wife Mary Morstan

    • B. 

      It's where Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty fight

    • C. 

      It's Sherlock Holmes' address in most of the stories

    • D. 

      It's the restaurant that Sherlock Holmes and Watson visit to hang out and talk

  • 2. 
    If you are talking about Mycroft, who exactly are you talking about? (Clue: His initials are M.H.)
    • A. 

      Mycroft is Sherlock Holmes' arch enemy

    • B. 

      Mycroft is Watson's brother

    • C. 

      Mycroft is Sherlock Holmes' brother

    • D. 

      Mycroft is Sherlock Holmes' butler

  • 3. 
    How many Sherlock Holmes stories and novels are there? (Clue: Think of a word that rhymes with 'thrifty' and add that to a word that rhymes with 'when'.)
    • A. 

      56 Stories and 4 novels

    • B. 

      50 Stories and 10 novels

    • C. 

      60 Stories and 4 novels

    • D. 

      60 Stories and 6 novels

  • 4. 
    Which of these is NOT a Sherlock Holmes quote from the books?
    • A. 

      "The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes."

    • B. 

      "Elementary, my dear Watson!"

    • C. 

      "My name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other people don't know."

    • D. 

      "Where there is no imagination there is no horror."

  • 5. 
    Which of these is NOT a Sherlock Holmes story?
    • A. 

      The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

    • B. 

      The Adventure of Thor Bridge

    • C. 

      The Adventure of The Speckled Band

    • D. 

      The Adventure of the King of Scandinavia

  • 6. 
    What is Sherlock Holmes' girlfriend's name? 
    • A. 

      Irene Adler

    • B. 

      Violet Smith

    • C. 

      Mary Sutherland

    • D. 

      Sherlock Holmes doesn't have any girlfriend

  • 7. 
    Which of these characters is NOT one of Sherlock Holmes' arch enemies in the books?
    • A. 

      Sebastian Moran

    • B. 

      James Moriarty

    • C. 

      John Douglas

    • D. 

      Charles Augustus Milverton

  • 8. 
    Which of these is NOT one of Sherlock Holmes' hobbies?
    • A. 

      Writing detailed monographs on varied topics

    • B. 

      Playing the violin

    • C. 

      Writing down the details of his previous cases in the form of a memoir

    • D. 

      Conducting chemical experiments

  • 9. 
    What's the only Sherlock Holmes story that takes place on Christmas day, involves a goose and a worn out hat and has no client at all? (Clue: Think of the synonym for feeling 'sad' and you'll get a nice hint.)
    • A. 

      The Adventure of the Abbey Grange

    • B. 

      The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans

    • C. 

      The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor

    • D. 

      The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

  • 10. 
    Which one of these is NOT one of Sherlock Holmes' idiosyncrasies (peculiar qualities)? 
    • A. 

      He presents his findings in a very dramatic way

    • B. 

      He uses the word 'elementary' very frequently in his conversations with Watson

    • C. 

      He 'forgets' to eat sometimes when he's thinking about a case

    • D. 

      He suddenly detaches himself from the case for a while and has fun

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