The Hound of the Baskervilles The Hound of the Baskervilles Overview Quiz
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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The Hound of the Baskervilles Overview Quiz

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 false name does the mysterious stalker give the taxi driver?

  • Question 2

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

  • Question 3

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

  • Question 4

    How does Hugo die?

  • Question 5

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

  • Question 6

    What does the mysterious letter Sir Henry receives warn of?

  • Question 7

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

  • Question 8

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

  • Question 9

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

  • Question 10

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

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