Portrait of a lady
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  • Question 1
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    Whose portrait hung above the mantelpiece in the drawing room?

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    Grandmother

    Narrator

    Grandfather

    Author

  • Question 2
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    Mention the first phase of the author's relationship with his grandmother.

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    Boyhood

    Childhood

    Early youth

    Oldage

  • Question 3
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    What did the author and the grandmother carry with them to school?

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    Biscuits

    School bag

    Stale chapattis

    Bottle

  • Question 4
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    What did the grandmother do during afternoon hours in the city?

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    Sat by her spinning wheel

    Used to take rest

    Had a bath

    Used to feed the sparrows

  • Question 5
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    After how many years the author returned from abroad?

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    Eight years

    Five years

    Four years

    Seven years

  • Question 6
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    Why did the grandmother accompany the author to school?

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    She loved him

    School was attached to the temple

    To take care of her grandson

    To enjoy in the park

  • Question 7
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    What is the meaning of 'silver locks'?

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    Locks made of silver

    A silver coloured utensil

    White colour

    Gray hair

  • Question 8
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    What was the author taught in village school?

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    English subjects

    Alphabets

    Morning prayer

    Both a and b

  • Question 9
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    Where did the author go for higher studies?

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    Canada

    England

    America

    London

  • Question 10
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    How dis the grandmother look like?

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    old and wrinkled

    Tall and healthy

    robust

    Strict and strong

  • Question 11
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    What is the meaning of mild fever?

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    High fever

    Slight fever

    No fever at all

    Neither of these

  • Question 12
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    How has the author portrayed his grandmother?

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    Strict lady

    Disciplined lady

    Hard lady

    Tender and loving lady

  • Question 13
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    How did the grandmother sing the morning prayer?

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    Happily

    In high tone

    In melodious voice

    In monotonous sing-song

  • Question 14
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    What is the meaning of the phrase 'sent for'?

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    To send a person

    To call a person

    To rebuke a person

    None of these

  • Question 15
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    What were her views about music?

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    Had lewd association

    Monopoly of harlots and beggars

    None of these

    Both of these

  • Question 16
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    What is the meaning of the portrait in the chapter?

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    A drawing

    Impression of someone in language

    A lovely photograh

    Qualities

  • Question 17
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    What were her views about music?

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    Had lewd association

    Monopoly of harlots and beggars

    None of these

    Both of these

  • Question 18
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    When was the common link of friendship between the narrator and the grandmother finally snapped?

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    When they shifted to the city

    When the author went to an English school

    When the author went to a university

    When the author went to London

  • Question 19
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    What was the last sign of physical contact between the author and the grandmother?

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    She touched his face

    She kissed his forehead

    She took his hand in her own hands

    None of these

  • Question 20
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    Did you enjoy the quiz?

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    No

    Maybe

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