Sunday, 21 December 2014

SAMPLE QUESTIONS BEST SELLER CBSE – CLASS – IX – ENGLISH




A) READ THE PASSAGES CAREFULLY AND ANSWER THE QUESTIONS.

a) “And then the critic veered his chair toward the window, and I knew him at once for John. A.”

1) Who is John. A?

2) Why is he called a critic?

3) How many years back did they meet?

b) “Did you ever read one of these best sellers?”

1) Who is the speaker?

2) Which is the best seller the speaker is talking about?

3) What is the speakers view about the best seller?

c) “Nothing spectacular, you know, but just the sort you want for keeps.”

1) Who is talked about here?

2) What do you understand by for keeps’?

3) WHO IS THE AUTHOR OF THE TEXT?

d) “The rest was red mud, mules, and speckled hounds,”

1) Which pace is talked about?

2) What do you understand by ‘mules’?

3) What are ‘speckled hounds’?

e) “Excuse me; says I, ‘can you tell me where Mr. Hinkle lives?’

1) Who is the speaker?

2) Where does this incident take place?

3) What is the purpose of this line?

f) “So I told it to him. Laugh! I was wishing to myself that he was a customer. What a bill of glass, I’d sell him!”

1) Who is the person spoken to?

2) What does the ‘laugh’ signify here?

3) What did the speaker tell him?

B. Answer the following questions. 

1) Establish Pescud as a hypocrite.

2) Comment on the title.

3) What is the view of Pescud about best seller?

4) Evaluate the character of Pescud as a man.

5) How far do you consider “Best Seller” as a humorous story?


6) How many times and how did Pescud fail to follow Jessie? 
Written By Badal Paul
The author is a passionate blogger, writer and educationalist. This blog is created to ease troubles of the Cbse students. The author holds multiple blogs and the writer of the Novel KALCHAKRA, OOM AND THE CHOSEN FIVE.