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CBSE Notes 2011-2012

Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow by choosing the most appro...

Multiple choice question

Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow by
choosing the most appropriate alternative from those given below : (3 Marks)

In the evening when I told my wife about the partition that was to take place I found her
totally unperturbed. She just asked me "When?" as if she was all prepared and waiting for this
event to take place! "In a week's time" I said.

(a) A partition had to take place because

(i) some feud had cropped up.
(ii) the elder brother wanted to sell his share of land.
(iii) the middle brother wanted to shift to the city.
(iv) the elder brother had got a new job in the city.

(b) The wife was totally unperturbed because
(i) her mother-in-law used to beat her
(ii) her sisters-in-law had a fight with her
(iii) she disliked the village
(iv) she was money-minded

(c) This passage tells us about Babuli's wife that she

(i) was a simple woman
(ii) loved her husband a lot
(iii) was a selfless woman
(iv) was a greedy and selfish woman

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(a)(iii),(b)(i),(c)(ii)

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(a)(iv) ,(b) ( ii),(c) (iii)

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(a)(iv) ,(b) ( ii),(c) (i)

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(a)(i),(b)(iv),(c)(iv)