Every time I shifted in my chair or turned my wrist to watch the time-I wanted to
make every one of our thirty minutes count-I felt a huge relief and exhilaration in the
possibilities of my body. How little it mattered then that I would never walk, or even stand.
1. The writer of these lines turned his wrist to watch time because he
(a) was in a hurry (b) was getting late
(c) was not sure that his watch was keeping correct time (d) was determined to make the maximum use of the present time.
2. The last sentence shows that the author was
(a) a disabled person (b) thinking of a mishap
(c) aware that physical strength was useless (d) in love with disability,
3. The author felt relief and exhilaration because
(a) his body was strong (b) Hawking was weak
(c) he had suddenly gained strength (d) he learnt that even the disabled body coulddo a lot.