Sunday, 19 January 2014

SAMPLE QUESTIONS(MCQ) CBSE-CLASS-X-ENGLISH



1)      And on the pedestal these words appear
 My name is Ozymandias, king of kings
 Look upon my works, ye mighty and despair!
 Nothing besides remains, round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare
The lone and level sands stretch far away.

a) Which trait of Ozymandias’ character do the lines bring forth? –

i)                    wisdom
ii)                   Bravery
iii)                Pride
iv)                Intelligence.

b) ‘Nothing beside remains’ implies –

i)                     the desert
ii)                   the transience of the fame of Ozymandias
iii)                 the miserable condition of the statue
iv)                 the effect of some natural calamity.

c) The last line is an example of –

i) Alliteration
 ii) Personification
iii) Simile
iv) Metaphor.

2)      “And so, I missed my chance with one of the lords of life
And I have something to expiate – Pettiness.”

a) Identify ‘Lords of life’ here.-

i)                    Snake
ii)                  Cattle
iii)                 Poet
iv)                 None of the above.

b) What chance has the speaker missed?-

i)                    To hit the snake
ii)                   To escape
iii)                 To be the host of the snake
iv)                 To watch the snake drinking water.

a)      What are the feelings of the speaker in the above lines? –

i) Regret
ii) Complaint
 iii) Anger
iv) Satisfaction

3)      “He reached down the fissure in the earth wall in the gloom
And trailed his yellow brown slackness soft bellied
Down, over the edge of the stone trough”

a) The snake has reached-

i)                    a hole in the wall
ii)                  mount Etna
iii)                 water tap
iv)                 the tree

b) What is ‘yellow brown slackness’?

i)                    Tongue
ii)                   Body
iii)                 Head
iv)                 Tail

c) The snake’s movement is full of –

i)                    pain
ii)                  laziness
iii)                 quickness
iv)                 fear. 

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