Online Test of Chapter 1 – How I Taught My Grandmother to Read Test 2 English (Literature Reader)| Class 9th

1. “Later, she could repeat the entire text by heart.”
In this line, speaker intends to:
(i) highlight memory of the girl
(ii) highlight memory of the grandmother
(iii) highlight the meaningfulness of novel
(iv) tell that grandmother was very much fascinated with the episodes of the novel

2. What would the grandmother regret at times?
(i) not playing cricket
(ii) marrying at a young age
(iii) not going to school
(iv) loosing mother

3. “I will work harder than anybody but I will do it.”
In this line, the speaker has decided to learn :
(i) to read Kannada alphabet
(ii) to speak Kannada alphabet
(iii) to read Hindi
(iv) to speak Hindi

4. Why didn’t grandmother ask someone else to read the story for her?
(i) She wanted to keep it a secret.
(ii) She felt embarrassed
(iii) She didn’t trust other people
(iv) Both (ii) and (iii)

5. Why did the grandmother touch her granddaughter’s feet?
(i) As a mark of respect to her teacher.
(ii) It was a custom in their family.
(iii) Girls should be respected.
(iv) She had read the story of ‘Kashi Yatre’ to her.

6. Why would people of the village wait eagerly for the bus?
(i) the bus is the only way to go to the city.
(ii) the bus used to come with the papers, weekly magazines and the post.
(iii) it was a tradition.
(iv) None of the Above

7. Why was the grandmother in a helpless situation?
(i) She missed her mother
(ii) She can’t attend the wedding
(iii) She could not read the magazine by herself.
(iv) None of the Above

8. What grandmother gifted to granddaughter when she learned to read the Kannada alphabet?
(i) a blackboard.
(ii) a frock material.
(iii) a notebook
(iv) None of the Above

9. How did narrator responded to the unusual thing?
(i) She felt happy
(ii) She felt sad
(iii) She was very surprised
(iv) She felt proud of yourself

10. What narrator gifted her grandmother?
(i) a saree
(ii) Kashi Yatre by Triveni
(iii) a notepad
(iv) a blackboard.

Chapter - 1 How I Taught My Grandmother to Read Quiz - 2 Class - 9th

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