The Hound of the Baskervilles Overview Quiz

The Hound of the Baskervilles Overview Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

Could there be truth behind the story of an ancient curse and a murderous dog? Hunt for clues with literature's best detective, Sherlock Holmes, and his faithful companion, Doctor Watson, by taking the eNotes quiz about "The Hound of the Baskervilles" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 

  • Question 1

    What does the mysterious letter Sir Henry receives warn of?

  • Question 2

    What article of clothing belonging to Sir Henry twice goes missing?

  • Question 3

    When the peasant girl Hugo had kidnapped escapes, what does he do?

  • Question 4

    What does the letter say has been the fate of all the Baskerville men since Hugo's death?

  • Question 5

    Before he slips away, what feature of the man stalking the Baskerville heir does Holmes make note of?

  • Question 6

    What item has been left behind at the Baker Street apartment by an unknown visitor?

  • Question 7

    What detail about the death of Sir Charles Baskerville is not reported in the newspapers?

  • Question 8

    What does the letter Dr. Mortensen brings to Holmes reveal?

  • Question 9

    How does Hugo die?

  • Question 10

    What false name does the mysterious stalker give the taxi driver?

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