MP Board Class 10th General English Important Questions Chapter 9 The Tribute – I

MP Board Class 10th General English Important Questions Chapter 9 The Tribute – I

I. Answer these questions (one or two sentences):

Question 1.
How did Babuli’s elder brother care for him when he was a student?
Answer:
Babuli’s elder brother used to take care of him when he was a student by enquiring regularly about his well being.

Question 2.
Why did Babuli’s brother write a letter to him?
Answer:
Babuli’s brother wrote a letter to him to call him to the village for the division of their family property.

Question 3.
Who was adamant about the division of the property?
Answer:
It was Babuli’s second brother who was adamant about division of the property.

Question 4.
How did Babuli’s wife plan to use the money? (Imp.)
Answer:
Babuli’s wife planned to use the money for purchasing a fridge, scooter and some ornaments and depositing the rest amount in a bank.

MP Board Class 10th General English Important Questions Chapter 9 The Tribute - I

Question 5.
How did Babuli feel listening to his wife’s plan?
Answer:
While listening to his wife’s plan, Babuli felt that he was an innocent lamb and his wife was butcher who was sharpening the knife to tear him into large chunks of meat, and consoling him saying that there is better life after death.

Question 6.
How much time did Babuli take to become normal?
Answer:
Babuli took only two days time to become normal.

II. Answer these questions (three or four sentences):

Question 1.
Describe the changes that occured in the life of Babuli.
Answer:
Many changes had occured in Babuli’s life. He had got married. He got a job in an office. He became negligent towards his mother and brothers living in the village.

Question 2.
What was the effect of the letter on Babuli?
Answer:
When Babuli finished reading the letter, a cold sweat drenched him. He felt helpless and orphaned. A sort of despair haunted him for a long time. He tried to drive them away, yawning helplessly.

MP Board Class 10th General English Important Questions Chapter 9 The Tribute - I

Question 3.
What was the reaction of Babuli’s wife when she heard about the division? (M.P. 2009 Set B, 14, 16)
Answer:
When Babuli told his wife about division, she was totally unperturbed. She just asked him that when it was going to take place. Babuli felt as if she was all prepared and waiting for it to take place.

Question 4.
How did Babuli’s elder brother take him home from his tuitions?
Answer:
Babuli’s elder brother used to escort him home from his tuition. He would carry the lantern, his bag of books and notes. He used to follow him whenever he lagged behind he would ask him if he was tired and call him to hold his hand and walk with him.

MP Board Class 10th English Important Questions

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