The Adventure of the Cardboard Box Characters


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Who is Alec Fairbairn in ''The Adventure of the Cardboard Box?''

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1. What is it Sarah does that makes her living near Mary and her husband go downhill in ''The Adventure of the Cardboard Box?''

2. It's surprising someone would send two chopped-off ears to Susan in ''The Adventure of the Cardboard Box.'' Which of the following is one reason why this is so hard to believe?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Gauge your comprehension of The Adventure of the Cardboard Box with these study materials. Answer interactive questions on Alec Fairbairn and the thing that Sarah does to Mary and her husband, among other topics.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Get an idea of what you understand about the following:

  • The chopped-off ears sent to Susan
  • Sympathy for Jim Browner
  • Character who was supposed to receive the chopped-off ears

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the characters in The Adventure of the Cardboard Box
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the chopped-off ears and whom they were intended for
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about why the reader would have sympathy for Jim Browner after he murdered other characters

Additional Learning

Learn more about the story with the lesson called The Adventure of the Cardboard Box Characters. These topics will be covered:

  • Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson being brought in to investigate the chopped-off ears crime
  • Three Cushing sisters as the main characters of the story
  • Details about each of these sisters
  • Jim Browner's troubles with drinking