Q.1. What was called ‘Place’ in the story ‘The Last Leaf’ ? What was special about them?
Ans. the streets in a little Diostrict West of Washington Square , have been crazy . They had broken themselves into small strips . Those small strips were called ‘place’ . The special thing about these place was that they made strange angles and curves.
Q.2.What did the doctor say to Sue about Johnsy’s illness?
Ans. The doctor told sue that Johnsy had lost her will to live . She had only ten percent chances of survival . Medicines would not help her . She could survive only by her will power. .
Q.3. How did Sue earn her livelihood?
Ans. Sue being an artist earned her livelihood by painting pictures that illustrated Magazine stories.
Q.4.Why did the last leaf not fall?
Ans. The last ivy creeper leaf did not fall because it was not a real leaf . It was a painted leaf on the wall.
Q.5. what was old Behrman’s masterpiece?
Ans. The ivy creeper leaf which was painted by the old Behrman on the wall was his masterpices . It was his best creation because it saved the life of Johnsy.
Q.6.How did Behrman save Jonsy’s life?
Ans. When Sue went to Behrman and told him about Johnsy’s fancies , he did not waste even a single minute . He took a lantern and a ladder and reached that place . He painted an ivy creeper leaf on the wall . He did it when it was raining heavily , This painted leaf revived Johnsy’ s will to live . she gained confidence and survived . Thus Behrman saved Johnsy’s life.