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The Return of Sherlock Holmes

The Return of Sherlock Holmes

  

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Return of Sherlock Holmes: Many Happy Returns Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Return of Sherlock Holmes? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The book opens with Holmes returning from what?


The dead
The desert
Vegas, baby
Vacation
Q. How does Holmes prove that Hector McFarlane did not murder Jonas Oldacre?


By finding the real killer
By proving that Oldacre is alive
By consulting a fortune teller
By proving that Oldacre died of natural causes
Q. Who is the mysterious biker in “The Adventure of the Solitary Cyclist”?


Holmes
Watson
A Fed-Ex guy
Mr. Woodley
Mr. Carruthers
Q. Who is James Wilder revealed to be in “The Adventure of the Priory School”?


A secretary
The duke’s illegitimate son
A professor
Holmes’s long-lost brother
Q. How was Peter Carey killed in “The Adventure of Black Peter”?


With a harpoon
With poison
With a wrench
With a gun
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