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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)

If only I could actually see him-touch him-hold him ! people mewed. They could not. Cutie-pieno,
this is too much, let us give him his own, proper name, Ch-tsal. Ch-tsal was hermetically sealed.

(a) The people wanted to touch him and hold him because
(i) he was a cute alien
(ii) touching him could fulfil their wishes
(iii) his powers would be transferred to the one who touched him.
(iv) if they would touch him he would take them to his planet

(b) The people couldn't touch him because
(i) the scientists forbade them from touching him.
(ii) they couldn't endure the special atmosphere created in the glass chamber for Cutie Pie.
(iii) he used to become invisible when anybody tried to touch it.
(iv) people feared that if they would touch him, they would become like him.

(c) The word hermetically means
(i) saintly
(ii) quietly
(iii) scientifcally
(iv) air-tight.

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

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

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

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