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The Adventure of Silver Blaze Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is John Straker's real murderer not suspected by anyone but Holmes in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 2 2. Why does Fitzroy Simpson wander to King's Pyland in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 3 3. What trait does Inspector Gregory lack that, according to Holmes, keeps him from being able to solve the case in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 4 4. Who is responsible for keeping Silver Blaze hidden during The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 5 5. Why does Holmes decide to have some fun with Colonel Ross in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

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Question 6 6. Why, according to Holmes, would Inspector Gregory never solve the case in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

Question 7 7. Where does Holmes discover that Silver Blaze is in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

Question 8 8. Who was the unlikely murderer in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

Question 9 9. For what reason does Sherlock Holmes leave King's Pyland in Dartmoor before revealing that he's solved the case in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

Question 10 10. What did the dog do that Holmes referred to as the 'curious incident' in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

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Question 11 11. Why was John Straker carrying a cataract knife when he was killed in The Adventure of the Silver Blaze?

Question 12 12. Why does Holmes hold out on revealing the whereabouts of Silver Blaze in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 13 13. How does the Colonel react to Holmes telling him that he is leaving before unveiling any details of the case in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 14 14. In The Adventure of Silver Blaze, what is Colonel Ross' biggest concern?

Question 15 15. How does Colonel Ross refer to John Straker that show he cares little about avenging the man in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

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Question 16 16. Who first notices the dismissive attitude in Colonel Ross in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 17 17. In The Adventure of Silver Blaze, who proves to be just as keen on details as Sherlock Holmes, especially details about Sherlock Holmes?

Question 18 18. What does Holmes say is difficult about fact in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 19 19. Which infamous Sherlock Holmes line can be found in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 20 20. What does the evidence on Fitzroy Simpson prove to be, according to Holmes in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

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Question 21 21. What does Holmes say about the 'art of the reasoner' in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 22 22. How did John Straker die in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 23 23. What is John Straker's relationship to William Derbyshire in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 24 24. What clue leads Sherlock Holmes to believe that John Straker lived a double life in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

Question 25 25. What is John Straker's occupation at King's Pyland in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

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Question 26 26. How did John Straker plan to settle his debts from his double life in The Adventure of Silver Blaze?

The Adventure of Silver Blaze Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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