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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb," who asks the engineer to fix something?
(a) Colonel Lysander Stark.
(b) Inspector Bradstreet.
(c) Victor Hatherly.
(d) Miss Helen Stoner.

2. In "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb," what does the engineer try to fix?
(a) A hydraulic press.
(b) A lamp.
(c) A horse carriage.
(d) A typewriter.

3. In "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle," what other item was taken from the person with the hat?
(a) A wallet.
(b) A newspaper.
(c) A picture.
(d) A goose.

4. What does Helen mutter about before dying?
(a) A rogue bat.
(b) A lost necklace.
(c) A speckled band.
(d) An enormous spider.

5. Which other Doyle story is "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches" similar to?
(a) "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb."
(b) "The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor."
(c) "The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet."
(d) "The Adventures of the Speckled Band."

6. In "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle," what does Holmes deduce about the owner of the hat based on the strap?
(a) That he has foresight.
(b) That he is cautious.
(c) That he is wealthy.
(d) That he is poor.

7. Who does Holder accuse of taking the beryls?
(a) His niece.
(b) His son.
(c) He doesn't know.
(d) Sir George Burnwell.

8. In "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," who dies of strange circumstances?
(a) The main character's mother.
(b) The main character's twin sister.
(c) The main character's brother.
(d) The main character's father.

9. In "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb," what does the engineer do to anger his employer?
(a) The engineer makes a pass at his wife.
(b) The engineer asks for a higher rate of pay.
(c) The engineer wants to know what the machine is used for.
(d) The engineer refurses to do the assigned job.

10. While sitting, what does Hunter notice?
(a) A man watching her.
(b) The animal being set free.
(c) Holmes sneaking up on Mr. Rucastle.
(d) Mr. Rucastle stealing from the kitchen.

11. In "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle," how does Holmes determine where the goose was purchased?
(a) Makes a bribe.
(b) Threatens with his fists.
(c) Makes a bet.
(d) Asks the owner.

12. Who is Holmes' client in "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb?"
(a) Inspector Bradstreet.
(b) Colonnel Lysander Stark.
(c) Miss Helen Stoner.
(d) Victor Hatherly.

13. In "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle," what does Holmes deduce about the owner of the hat based on the size?
(a) That he is stupid.
(b) That he is fat.
(c) That he is intelligent.
(d) That he is old.

14. When Holmes and Watson arrive at the main character's home in "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," where does she go?
(a) To a nearby inn.
(b) Downstairs in the basement.
(c) On the roof.
(d) To a friends house.

15. In "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches," what animal is kept for security?
(a) A large mastiff.
(b) A small lion.
(c) A trained snake.
(d) A talking parakeet.

Short Answer Questions

1. In "The Adventures of the Engineer's Thumb," what body part of the main character was cut off?

2. What is the Beryl Coronet known for?

3. In "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches," what is the role of Mr. Rucastle?

4. In "The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor," what does Holmes consult to find information about Lord St. Simon's case?

5. Where does James Ryder hide the stolen object?

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