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 article of clothing belonging to Sir Henry twice goes missing?

  • Question 2

    What does the mysterious letter Sir Henry receives warn of?

  • Question 3

    How does Hugo die?

  • Question 4

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

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

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

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

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

  • Question 10

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

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