MP Board Class 10th General English Important Questions Chapter 10 The Tribute – II
I. Answer these questions (one or two sentences):
How did the second brother behave at the time of division?
At the time of division the second brother would often whisper things into his wife’s ear and then take place with his brothers.
Why did Babuli give the paper slip to his elder sister-in-law? (M.P. 2015)
Babuli gave the paper slip to his elder sister-in-law because he did not have the courage to face his elder brother.
II. Answer these questions (three or four sentences):
Describe the preparations made for the division in Babuli’s house.
Seven or eight people gathered in the courtyard to supervise the division. The three brothers were present. All the household articles were heaped in the courtyard. Almost every movable things, big or small, was piled for division among the brothers.
Write a short note on the sacrifice of Babuli’s elder brother. (M.P. 2012)
Babuli’s elder brother never cared for his own happiness. He did not hesitate in serving his younger brother. At the time of division he added his that wrist watch also to the heap of things which was given to him by his father when he was in class elventh. Once he mortgaged that watch when Babuli needed Rs. 150 to go to Delhi to appear in an interview. He was a perfect elder brother.
Describe Babuli’s feelings while walking in his fields. (Imp.)
While walking in his fields with his elder brother, Babuli felt the imprints of his brother’s feet, palm and fingers everywhere. He could see the pearls of sweat of his elder brother’s sparkling on the field. He felt that those fields actually belonged to his brother.
How did Babuli pay his tribute to his elder brother?
Babuli paid his tribute to his elder brother by giving away his share of land to him.