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Rex Stout's most famous creation is Nero Wolfe, who may be the world's most reclusive detective. He is certainly known for his passion for orchids, and his insistence on routine.   

There are 14 quizzes and 165 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe "In the Best Families" new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, austinnene, May 29 16

This is one of the most unusual Nero Wolfe tales-if you've read it, you'll know why. If not, it's a great way to spend an afternoon immersed in a terrific yarn. You can always take the quiz afterwards! And relax, no spoilers here.
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austinnene gold member
May 29 16
99 plays
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trivia quiz  Archie Goodwin, Nero Wolfe's Amanuensis cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, austinnene, Nov 13 07

Sure, Wolfe was the genius, but Archie was no slouch. He once labeled himself Wolfe's amanuensis, which originally meant "slave with secretarial duties". He was a lot more than that! This quiz is a tribute to Archie Goodwin.
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austinnene gold member
Nov 13 07
528 plays
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe's World cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, austinnene, Feb 13 08

Some general questions on the life and times of Nero Wolfe, Rex Stout's formidable and mostly immobile detective.
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austinnene gold member
Feb 13 08
630 plays
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trivia quiz  The Nero Wolfe Saga - Part I cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Gunslinger, Dec 07 00

Nero Wolfe fans will have no problem with this quiz. For those who have read even parts of the saga, these answers will pop right out.
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Gunslinger
Dec 07 00
1509 plays
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trivia quiz  The Nero Wolfe Saga Part II cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Gunslinger, Aug 14 01

More about the cases handled by the erstwhile denizens of the old brownstone!
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Gunslinger
Aug 14 01
819 plays
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trivia quiz  The Many Quirks of Nero Wolfe cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, austinnene, May 14 16

Nero Wolfe was a brilliant detective created by Rex Stout, but boy, was he eccentric! How many of his quirks can you identify? Warning: Only true Nero Wolfe aficionados will ace this quiz.
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austinnene gold member
May 14 16
141 plays
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trivia quiz  "Over My Dead Body": a Nero Wolfe Classic cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, austinnene, Nov 06 15

Here's a romp through Bosnian forests and fencing studios, introducing someone who reappears in a future Wolfe novel from the pen of Rex Stout. Contains spoilers if you haven't read the book - but if you haven't read the book, why take the quiz?
Tough
austinnene gold member
Nov 06 15
105 plays
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe's "Gambit" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LindaC007, Jun 16 04

In one of Rex Stout's trickiest mysteries, can Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin catch a killer when a deadly chess match is just a gambit for murder? WARNING: Killer and motive spoilers!
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LindaC007
Jun 16 04
294 plays
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe by Rex Stout #1 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, aladdinjuno, Feb 08 02

For fans of these wonderful novels, including some of the changes Rex Stout made to his characters over the years.
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aladdinjuno
Feb 08 02
792 plays
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe by Rex Stout #3 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, aladdinjuno, Jan 22 03

My third quiz on my favorite author and his mystery novels.
Tough
aladdinjuno
Jan 22 03
450 plays
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trivia quiz  Introduction To Nero Wolfe, Part II 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Aug 28 17

A second quiz to introduce you to Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe, eccentric genius and unique private detective. [No spoilers.]
Tough
lowtechmaster gold member
Aug 28 17
180 plays
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trivia quiz  Nero Wolfe by Rex Stout #2 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, aladdinjuno, Jan 21 03

My second quiz on my favorite author and his mystery novels.
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aladdinjuno
Jan 21 03
489 plays
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trivia quiz  Introduction To Nero Wolfe, Part I 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Aug 27 17

A relatively easy quiz to introduce you to Nero Wolfe, eccentric genius and unique private detective, created by Rex Stout. [No spoilers]
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lowtechmaster gold member
Aug 27 17
210 plays
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trivia quiz  Tecumseh Fox by Rex Stout 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, aladdinjuno, Aug 16 03

Rex Stout, famous for Nero Wolfe mystery novels, also wrote several mystery novels starring Tecumseh Fox, a very unusual man. This quiz is about "The Broken Vase" and "The Sound of Murder" - circa 1941.
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aladdinjuno
Aug 16 03
150 plays
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