Test Your Sherlock Fan Fiction IQ

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Test Your Sherlock Fan Fiction IQ

Just for fun, see how familiar you are with some of the most popular fan fiction stories for the Sherlock (BBC) television series.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Identify the summary:Captain John Watson of 40 Commando, the Royal Marines, is assigned to protect and assist Sherlock Holmes as he investigates what appears to be a simple war atrocity in Afghanistan. An intense attraction ignites between the two men as they uncover a conspiracy that threatens everything they’ve ever known, but Sherlock is as much hunted as hunter, and everyone close to him is in deadly danger. Can he solve the case in time to save himself and John?
    • A. 

      Two Two One Bravo Baker by abundantlyqueer

    • B. 

      Across the Sky by mazarin221b

    • C. 

      Command Structure by 221b_hound

    • D. 

      Back in the Day by keeliethompson1

  • 2. 
    Identify the summary:Love is a much more vicious motivator.
    • A. 

      the sensation of falling as you just hit sleep by greywash

    • B. 

      Paved with Love by keeliethompson1

    • C. 

      The Fabric of Life by holyfant

    • D. 

      This Man's Heart by ellie_hell

  • 3. 
    Identify the summary:Sherlock Holmes is a pitcher and John Watson is a catcher. No, no, no, it's a baseball AU.
    • A. 

      The Bang and the Clatter by earlgreytea68

    • B. 

      Fly Very High by yalublyutebya

    • C. 

      A Hooligans’ Game Played By Gentlemen by scullyseviltwin

    • D. 

      Safe Distance by merripestin

  • 4. 
    Identify the summary:As a new slave in the Holmes household, John is having trouble finding his place.
    • A. 

      In My Master’s House Are Many Rooms by BrighteyedJill

    • B. 

      Slave Me by skadi_zlata

    • C. 

      Longing to Belong by couchbarnacle

    • D. 

      My Will's Not My Own by SailorChibi

  • 5. 
    Identify the summary:As the newest instructor at St. Bart's, John has been explicitly warned to never do Sherlock Holmes any favours. Too bad the sex is so good.
    • A. 

      Cooperative Principle by bendingsignpost

    • B. 

      Teacher's Pet by Rehfan

    • C. 

      Academic Eros by deuxexmycroft

    • D. 

      Wrapped Around Your Finger by MojoFlower

  • 6. 
    Identify the summary:John is sent down for life after accidentally murdering someone, and gets snatched up to play prison wife for a strange man named Sherlock Holmes.
    • A. 

      Dehumanise Me by deuxexmycroft

    • B. 

      Infiltrate (tear down the walls and the gate) by SkipandDi (ladyflowdi)

    • C. 

      Shatter the Darkness (Let the Light In) by MojoFlower

    • D. 

      Given In Evidence by verityburns

  • 7. 
    Identify the summary:Seven years ago, Captain John Watson of the Canadian Forces Medical Service withdrew from society, seeking a simple, isolated life in the distant northern wilderness of Canada. Though he survives from one day to the next, he doesn't truly live until someone from his dark past calls in a favor and turns his world upside-down with the introduction of Sherlock Holmes.
    • A. 

      Northwest Passage by Kryptaria

    • B. 

      The Dangerous Edge of Things aka Sherlock Holmes has a Boyfriend who lives in Canada by dreamingrain

    • C. 

      Be Here Now by Todesfuge

    • D. 

      Castle and Sand by grey853

  • 8. 
    Identify the summary:"Do you just carry on talking when I'm away?"
    • A. 

      The Quiet Man by ivyblossom

    • B. 

      Renegades by augustbird

    • C. 

      Our Enthusiasms Which Cannot Always Be Explained by withoutawish

    • D. 

      Loosed Reins by AggressiveWhenStartled

  • 9. 
    Identify the summary:In which John learns to balance a kinky girlfriend, an asexual boyfriend, a ten-inch cock, his sister, the neighbours, his friends, and his blog. Some are more balanced than others.
    • A. 

      Indecorous by Basingstoke

    • B. 

      The Real Meaning of Idioms by feverishsea

    • C. 

      The Detective and the Pin-Up by XistentialAngst

    • D. 

      God help me, I do by PlainJane

  • 10. 
    Identify the summary:The problem with living with Sherlock, John thought, was that you never, never, ever knew the significance of anything. Like your flatmate's nose buried in your hair. Whilst you're in bed.
    • A. 

      The Thing Is by TSylvestris

    • B. 

      The Road Less Traveled by verityburns

    • C. 

      Corpus Hominis by mycapeisplaid

    • D. 

      Never Change a Running System by Lorelei_Lee

  • 11. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:Sustain (Or Concerto for the Famished in D Minor) by maybe_amanda
    • A. 

      Sherlock/Molly

    • B. 

      Sherlock/John

    • C. 

      Mycroft/Greg

    • D. 

      John/Mary

  • 12. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:The Secret Identity of John Watson by scifigrl47
    • A. 

      John/OFC

    • B. 

      John/Sherlock

    • C. 

      John/Sarah

    • D. 

      John/Mary

  • 13. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:The Making Of by emmagrant01
    • A. 

      Sherlock/Greg/John

    • B. 

      Sherlock/John/Mary

    • C. 

      Sherlock/Jim

    • D. 

      Mycroft/Greg

  • 14. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:The Baker Street Series by magicbunni
    • A. 

      John/Sarah

    • B. 

      Sherlock/John

    • C. 

      John/Mary

    • D. 

      None (gen)

  • 15. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:Saving Sherlock Holmes by earlgreytea68
    • A. 

      Mycroft/Greg

    • B. 

      Sherlock/Mycroft

    • C. 

      John/Mary

    • D. 

      Sherlock/Molly

  • 16. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:If You Can't Move Heaven, Raise Hell by splix
    • A. 

      Sherlock/OMC

    • B. 

      Sherlock/Mycroft

    • C. 

      John/Mary

    • D. 

      John/OFC

  • 17. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:the rose; the prince; the fox by leiascully
    • A. 

      Sherlock/John/Irene

    • B. 

      Sherlock/John/Mary

    • C. 

      Sherlock/John/Mycroft

    • D. 

      Sherlock/John/Greg

  • 18. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:An Avalanche of Detour Signs by gyzym
    • A. 

      Molly/Greg

    • B. 

      John/Mary

    • C. 

      Greg/Mycroft

    • D. 

      Sherlock/Victor

  • 19. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:No Intention by keeliethompson1
    • A. 

      None (gen)

    • B. 

      John/Mary

    • C. 

      Sherlock/John

    • D. 

      Sherlock/Molly

  • 20. 
    Which pairing does this fic contain:Method Act by splix
    • A. 

      Benedict/John

    • B. 

      Benedict/Martin

    • C. 

      Benedict/Sophie

    • D. 

      Benedict/Sherlock

  • 21. 
    What genre does this fic belong to:Four Corners of the Western World by pennypaperbrain
    • A. 

      BDSM

    • B. 

      Supernatural

    • C. 

      Omegaverse

    • D. 

      Kidfic

  • 22. 
    What genre does this fic belong to:In His Image by daasgrrl
    • A. 

      RPF

    • B. 

      Historical

    • C. 

      Apocafic

    • D. 

      Omegaverse

  • 23. 
    What genre does this fic belong to:How the Mouth Changes Its Shape by breathedout
    • A. 

      Genderswap

    • B. 

      Kidfic

    • C. 

      Holmecest

    • D. 

      Magical realism

  • 24. 
    What genre does this fic belong to:Stranger at the Gate by bendingsignpost
    • A. 

      Vampire AU

    • B. 

      Omegaverse

    • C. 

      Sickfic

    • D. 

      Crossover

  • 25. 
    What genre does this fic belong to:The Man No One Liked by shouldbeover
    • A. 

      Historical

    • B. 

      Magical realism

    • C. 

      BDSM

    • D. 

      Sports AU

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