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Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about ''The Final Problem'' for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- A summary and explanation of ''The Final Problem''
- Characters that appear in ''The Final Problem''
- A character analysis of Professor Moriarty
- Important quotes from the story
1. Sherlock Holmes - The Final Problem: Summary & Explanation
''The Final Problem'' is a Sherlock Holmes short story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. In the story, Watson writes of Sherlock Holmes's final adventure in which Sherlock goes against Moriarty in a life-or-death chess match.
2. Sherlock Holmes - The Final Problem Characters
The characters in this lesson are few, but the antagonist proves to be an equal match for the hero, Sherlock Holmes. Continue reading to learn the fate of Sherlock Holmes and his 'final' problem.
3. Professor Moriarty in The Final Problem: Character Analysis
Professor Moriarty is the biggest criminal Holmes has ever faced. The fate of the infamous detective is determined in a final, face-to-face with the 'Napoleon of crime.'
4. Sherlock Holmes - The Final Problem Quotes
In this lesson, we will look at some of the notable quotes from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's story 'The Final Problem' about the battle to the death between Sherlock Holmes and his arch nemesis, Moriarty.
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