Sherlock Holmes And The Mystery Of Boscombe Pool

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Sherlock Holmes And The Mystery Of Boscombe Pool

Quiz on half the book - pages 1-23


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was murdered in the story?
    • A. 

      Charles McCarthy

    • B. 

      James McCarthy

    • C. 

      Dr. Watson

    • D. 

      Mr. Turner

  • 2. 
    What did James see on the ground as he ran towards his dead father?
    • A. 

      A piece of grey cloth, kind of coat

    • B. 

      Trees

    • C. 

      A book from his pocket

    • D. 

      A gun

  • 3. 
    Who is Miss Turner?
    • A. 

      James' daughter

    • B. 

      John's daughter

    • C. 

      Charles' wife

    • D. 

      Sherlock's wife

  • 4. 
    Who is Lestrade?
    • A. 

      A detective for the murder investigation of McCarthy.

    • B. 

      Sherlock's best friend.

    • C. 

      Miss Turner's father.

    • D. 

      Charles McCarthy's son.

  • 5. 
    Who did James secretly marry?
    • A. 

      Miss Turner

    • B. 

      A bar woman in Bristol

    • C. 

      Sherlock's daughter

    • D. 

      A sailor

  • 6. 
    How does Sherlock describe James McCarthy?
    • A. 

      Very intelligent

    • B. 

      Good-hearted and good-looking

    • C. 

      Not good-hearted

    • D. 

      Not good-looking

  • 7. 
    Who are the witnesses?
    • A. 

      Patience Moran and Mr. Turner's servant

    • B. 

      A bar woman in Brisol

    • C. 

      Mr. Turner

    • D. 

      Miss Turner and her father

  • 8. 
    How does the questioner from the newspaper make James look guilty for the murder of his father?
    • A. 

      He says he is guilty.

    • B. 

      He gives importance to the fact that his father called his name "Coooee" and about their fight.

    • C. 

      He gives importance to the fact that James was in Bristol for three days.

    • D. 

      He gives importance to the fact that he secretly married the bar woman.

  • 9. 
    What is the relationship between Miss Turner and Mr. Turner?
    • A. 

      Father and daughter

    • B. 

      Husband and wife

    • C. 

      Brother and sister

    • D. 

      Friends

  • 10. 
    What did the servant girl from Hatherley farm show Sherlock Holmes and Dr.Watson?
    • A. 

      Charles McCarthy's coat

    • B. 

      James McCarthy's gun

    • C. 

      The boots that Charles and James were wearing

    • D. 

      The grey stone house where Charles lived

  • 11. 
    Who showed Sherlock Holmes the place where they found the body?
    • A. 

      Dr. Watson

    • B. 

      The servant girl at Hatherley

    • C. 

      Detective Lestrade

    • D. 

      Miss Turner

  • 12. 
    What did Sherlock Holmes find with his magnifying glass?
    • A. 

      James McCarthy's footprints, Charles McCarthy's footprints, and someone with square toes.

    • B. 

      Only James McCarthy's footprints.

    • C. 

      Only Charles McCarthy's footprints

    • D. 

      Letrade's footprints

  • 13. 
    Who is very ill?
    • A. 

      James McCarthy

    • B. 

      Charles McCarthy

    • C. 

      Sherlock Holmes

    • D. 

      Mr. Turner

  • 14. 
    ________________ wants James McCarthy to marry Miss Turner.
    • A. 

      Mr. Turner

    • B. 

      Sherlock Holmes

    • C. 

      Charles McCarthy

    • D. 

      A bar woman in Bristol

  • 15. 
    Lestrade thinks that James is ____________.
    • A. 

      Guilty

    • B. 

      Innocent

    • C. 

      Not intelligent

    • D. 

      Good-hearted

  • 16. 
    Dr. Watson thought about the shape of the wounds on _____________ head.
    • A. 

      Charles McCarthy's

    • B. 

      James McCarthy's

    • C. 

      Lestrade's

    • D. 

      Miss Turner's

  • 17. 
    Patience Moran saw _______________ fighting.
    • A. 

      James and his father

    • B. 

      Charles and Mr. Turner

    • C. 

      Lestrade and Sherlock

    • D. 

      Miss Turner and James

  • 18. 
    Miss Turner loves ____________.
    • A. 

      Mr. Turner

    • B. 

      Charles McCarthy

    • C. 

      James McCarthy

    • D. 

      Sherlock Holmes

  • 19. 
    Sherlock gives hope to ___________ by saying he will do everything he can to prove James innocent.
    • A. 

      Miss Turner

    • B. 

      Dr. Watson

    • C. 

      Lestrade

    • D. 

      James McCarthy

  • 20. 
    "The fact are not always what they seem" said ________________.
    • A. 

      Dr. Watson

    • B. 

      Lestrade

    • C. 

      Sherlock Holmes

    • D. 

      Miss Turner

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