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1.(A)Teach me to listen Lord
To those nearest me
My family my friends , my co-worker
Help me to be aware that
No matter what words I hear
The message is
Accept the Person I am , Listen to me .
Q.1.Find out the words from the lines given above which :
- has the similar meaning of the word ‘ attentive’. Ans. aware
- is the opposite of the word ‘ farthest’ . Ans. Nearest
3.Name the poem . Ans. Teach me to listen Lord
(B)This life is sweetest, in this wood ,
I hear no children cry for food,
I see no woman, white with care ,
No man , with muscles wasting here
Question : find out the word from the lines given above which :
1.has meaning similar to the word ‘forest’.
2.is opposite of the word ‘sourest’.
3.the name of the poet who wrote this poem is………
Q.2. what is the overall mood of the poem?
Ans. The overall mood of the poem is that of love, care and devotion to humanity and to god.
Q.3.what was Mini doing in the balcony ?
Ans. Mini was sitting in her wheel chair and watching the children playing in the park outside.
Q.4. Describe the duck’s farewell.
Ans. Mini father took all the children and the duck to nearby lake. The children lifted theirthe duck carefully from Mini lap and gently released him into the lake .he began swimming and shoveling the water with his beak.the children watched him for a long time
Q.5.what is the attire of the earth?
Ans. The attire of the earth is the water of the seas and the greenery on the land.
Q.6. what makes the poet think that man is god’s greatest creation?
Ans. The poet thinks that mans is god’s greatest creation because he is the only one who can love and think but the earth can’t .
Q.7. What are comfort zones?
Ans. Comfort zones may be external or physical , mental ,emotional social or psychological in these we feel comfort
Q.8. what are natural laws? how do they affect our lives ?
Ans. Natural laws are fundamental patterns of nature and life. if we obey them we gain better control of our lives have improved relationships, increase our own productivity and experience inner peace
Q.9. what are governing values? How can we identify our governing values?
Ans. Governing values control the priorities of our lives and are the foundation of our personal success and fulfillment .we can identify them by identifying the priorities.
Q.10. why should we leave our comfort zones and how?
Ans. We should leave our comfort zones if we want to reach any significant goal in our life .we can leave them by effort and commitment.
Q.11.who was Swami Arvasu ?
Ans. Swami Arvasu was a monk who roamed the villages along the river Ganga’s with his small group of followers.
Q.12.what happened when Birju went to collect firewood?
Ans. When Birju went to collect the firewood the whole village was asleep .at this odd time of midnight he didn’t want to disturb the villagers. so he was wandering in search of firewood. Suddenly he heard a sound of frying something.
Q.12. what does the brain consist of?
Ans. The brain consists of neurons and glial cells. It is one and a half kilo mushroom of grey and white tissue of gelatinous consistency.
Q.13. what is a blood –brain barrier? how does it work ?
Ans. A blood –brain barrier serves as a gate-keeper it allows some things to go in but stops others to do so.
Q. 14. Describe the structure of the brain .
Ans. The brain is made up of two hemispheres right and left. it contains about 30 billion nerve cells or neurons. The intertwined roots seen when a sad is lifted from a lawn resemble the intertwined dendrites of the neurons.
Q.15. Explain the storage system of the brain.
Ans. The brain stores each memory in several place so that if one part of the brain cells are destroyed the memory isn’t lost and can be retrieved from other place when needed.
Q.16. How can one reach the temple?
Ans. One who is pure in heart and has dare to climb the heights of unnumbered steps can reach the temple.
Q .17. who were the first visitors to the farm ?
Ans . Birds and butterflies were the first visitors to the farm.
Q.18. What was Ghasi’s complaint to the panchayat?
Ans .Ghasi’s complaint was that kanchhedi had stolen his ass.
Q.19. Make a list of civic duties as suggested by Dr. Kalam .
Ans . The civics duties suggested by Dr. Kalam are as follow.
1.Keep your surrounding clean.2.Planting trees.3.Helping under privileged children.
4.Keep your school campus clean.
Q.20.What are the two meaning of the word ‘cricket’?
Ans. The first meaning is ‘ a small insect ‘ and the other is the name of a game.
Q. 21. Justify the title “The fun they had”.
Ans . The title quite suits the article. Tommy and Margie find an old book and learn how the school were different in the past from their time and how much fun the children studying in those schools had. It gives a glimpse of future education.
Q. 1.What makes ‘a team’ ‘a whole’?
Ans. Working together makes ‘a team’ ‘a whole’.
Q.2. which is the world’s highest water fall and where is it. ?
Ans. The world’s highest waterfall is Angel falls. It is situated in eastern Venezuela in South America.
Q.3. what are the distilled books like?
Ans. Distilled books are like common distilled waters flashy things.
Q.4. what did the author see in his bonnet?
Ans. He noticed steam rising from his bonnet .later he found a hole in the radiator.
Q.5. why is the Gita beyond the mere intellect ?
Ans. It is beyond mere intellect because it is essentially addressed to the heart and capable of being understood by heart.
Q.6. what is the simplest form of meditation?
Ans. The simplest form of meditation is focusing on breathing.
Q.7. which is the best place considered for meditation?
Ans. A cool place with dim light and which is relatively quiet the best place considered for meditation.
Q.8.How can you say that nature’s bounty is boundless?
Ans. We can say that nature bounty is boundless because there are millions of things that nature has given to us .natur is very generous .for millions of years it is given millions of people food ,clothing and other necessary articles. It has a great stock.
Q.9. write the central idea of the poem ‘Risks’.
Ans. ‘No risks no gain goes the saying’. ‘Man does not live by bread alone’, says the bible. Needs of man are of various types. Their fulfillment requires hard work and there are many hazards, obstacles and risks. Nature puts challenges and obstacles before him. And in this way his ability is developed. There is risks in every field of life. To achieve something one will have to take risks. a man who fears taking risks gets nothing. The greatest risks in life is not to take any risks.
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Q.10. when does the heart get rest? How much does it rest in a day?
Ans. When beating at a moderate rate of seventy pulses per minute.it rests for15 hours in a day.
Q.11.Where is Chitrakoot situated? How can we reachChitrakoot? Mention all the three ways.
Ans. Chitrakoot is situated in the northern spurs of the Vindyas.
We can reach chitrakoot in the following three ways –
1.By Air : The nearest airport is at Khajuraho(175km),connected with Delhi, Agra and Varanasi.
2.By Rail : The nearest rail head is at ChitrakootDham(11km)on Jhansi- Manikpur main line.
3.By Road : Regular Bus service connected chitrakoot with Jhansi, Mahoba,ChitrakootDham, Harpalpur,Satna and Chhatarpur.
Q. 12. What is the best time to visit Chitrakoot?
Ans. The best time to visit Chitrakoot is from October to March.
LETTER & APPLICATIONS
Q.1. Write a letter to the District Health officer drawing his attention to the insanitary conditions prevailing in your locality.
The Health officer,
Subject: Insanitary conditions of our Colony
I beg to draw your kind attention to the insanitary conditions of our colony. There are pits at every step in the streets. They become pools of dirty water during the rainy seasons. The mosquitoes breed on them and spread Malaria. The sweepers and the water carriers neglect their duties for many days. Heaps of rubbish lie scattered in the streets.
You are requested to take quick measures to improve the sanitary conditions.
Q.2. write an application to the collector of your district for imposing a restriction on the use of loudspeakers.Ans
Street no.6 Guda
Subject: – Restriction on the use of loud speakers.
I beg to state that our examinations are drawing near. I would like to draw your attention to the fact that people play on loudspeakers on every occasion, for a long period and till late hours in the night. This creates a lot of disturbance in our studies.
Hence, I request you to impose a restriction on the use of loudspeaker till our examination are over.
Q.3. Last month you bought a digital camera from Modern Electronics,Jabalpur . Now you find something wrong with it .It is not working properly. Write a letter to the dealer complaining about the problem.
Ans. 394,Pathak colony
I bought a digital camera from your shop on march 1 ,2018 vide cash Memo 786 dated 1-3-2018. The camera has a one year guarantee. But suddenly it developed technical defects. Its switch is not working properly. Flash bulb has gone out and the pictures are also not clear.
Since the camera is within the guarantee period, I request you to replace it at your own expenses.
Q.4. Write a letter to your friend Vijay congratulating him on his brilliant success in the exams.
Ans. 394,Pathak colony
Nov. 20, 2019
Namaste, I hope you are doing well there. today when I picked the morning news paper , I come to know about your brilliant success in the examination .your photograph attracted my attention. All the members of my family become very glad to know that your name has been included in the merit list.
Please accept our hearty congratulations .we hope you will have a very successful career.
Rest is O.k.
Q.5. Write a letter to the collector of your district about the lack of facilities and malfunctioning of the government hospital of your area.
Ans. 394,shiv colony
20th November, 19
The Dist. Collector
Subject : – Malfunctioning of the govt. hospital , Gwalior
I would like to draw your attention to the lack of facilities and malfunctioning of the govt. hospital and request you to take necessary action so that people may get proper medical facilities. it lacks both doctors and nurses.the room are not clean properly. necessary medicines are not available. The patients and attendants have to run here and there for tea, food etc. I shall be greatly obliged if you could look into the matter.
Q.1. write an advertisement for giving a constructed space on rent.
Offices /shops/godown/building/plots of different sizes readily available in different prestigious locations with all modern facilities in Gwalior. Rent negotiable .
Q.2. your father has been transferred to another city .you want to sell certain house hold goods . Design as suitable advertisement to be published in a local newspaper.
One Refrigerator – LG Company Capacity 200 Lit. Running good condition.
One Coloured T.V. – Videocon flat screen 2020 Model, good Condition.
Under Warranty Period. Owner Shifting to another city.
Q.4.you are the social secretary of your school. The school is organizing a science exhibition from 18th to 24th April 2014.it will be open to everyday from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m..Design a poster to be up in front of various school for publicity.
Ans. Visit Enjoy Encourage
Organized by the students
From : 18th to 24th March 2020
Time : 9 am to 1 p.m.
4 p.m.to 8 p.m.
it’s open for all
Q.1.you are the head boy/girl of your school . Draft a notice in not more than 50 words for house captains and vice captains to attend a meeting presided over by the principal to prepare a plan for the annual function.
Govt. Girls H.S.School Gwalior
House captains and vice captains of the school are hereby informed that a meeting is arranged to prepare a plane for annual function of the school. All the house captains and vice captains are required to attend the meeting . The Principal of the school will preside over the meeting.
Date ,: 08.03.2020
Time : 2 p.m.
Venue : The Assembly Hall.
( Head Girl)
Q.2.You are the Cultural Secretary of your school. Draft a notice giving information about the selection of two participants from your school to take part in the inter school debate competition.
Govt. Girls H.S.School Gwalior
The students of the class 11th and 12th are informed that the selection of two participants from the school to take part in the inter-school debate is to be done. The debate will be organized on
Date : 07.01.2020
Time :10:30 A.M.
Venue : The Assembly Hall
Subject of Debate – Should student take part in politics.
Students willing to take part in the debate are required to contact me on or before 6th March 2015 after school.
By order of the Principal
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Q.3.write a notice for the student notice board inviting volunteers “Blood Donation Camp” to be organised in your schools. You are Abhay Sharma of your school.
Govt. H.S.School Gwalior
BLOOD DONATION CAMP
Our school is organizing a Blood Donation camp on 20th August 11 AM to 4 PM.A healthy person can donate blood every three months without any harm to his body. It is a very noble cause.
All are requested to volunteer themselves in this humanitarian task and make this camp a success certificates will be awarded to the donors by the school.
Venue : The Assembly hall
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Q.1. write a short note on “ Importance of developing Reading habit “ with the help of the words given below.
1.Field of knowledge expanding fast.2.Reading at school limited to subjects offered.3. Extra reading necessary for rounded personality.4. Creation of generation gap , 5. Continuous reading necessary to keep up –dated.6.Reading make a full man.
Ans. Importance of Developing Reading Habit
The habit of reading is the best habit especially for the students. It keeps a man usually busy. As the field of knowledge is expnding fast , reading habit increases our knowledge, widen our outlook and sharpens our intellect. Reading at school is limited to the course material offered . extra reading like good magazines, newspapers and other books provide us with valuable up to date information . continuous reading habit is necessary
for rounded personality . according to the age group , it is essential that great care must be exercised in selecting th ebest books. English author Bacon says that Reading make s a full man.
Q.1 You have witnessed an accident write a report for a News paper in 100 word about the accident .
Ans. A Collision of a Lorry & a Maruti car
Gwalior , Sept. 5. 2019
A Very danger accident took place on Gwalior – Agra Road at 12 Noon. It was a serious and sudden Collision between a lorry and a Maruti car. The Maruti car was running at a break neck speed. It was coming from Morena while the lorry containing 50 passenger took a sudden turn from the bus stop Delhi .theMaruti car struck directly in the mouth of lorry . the driver breathed his last on the spot the four other passenger had serious injuries on their bodies . the passenger sitting in the lorry got a heavy jerk and some of them bruises on their bodies .the victims were taken to the hospital. The police come and registered a case. It was a shocking accident. To prevent such type of accidents government should take certain measures such as arranging for traffic police on important crossing of highways. Improving the conditions of road etc. we should also be careful in driving our vehicles to avoid a mishappening.
Q.1. write a newspaper report to be published in a news paper giving the detailed account of the inauguration ceremony of the annual function held in your school.
Ans. Annual Function
Gwalior , March 1, 2020
Inauguration ceremony of the annual day of the school from the correspondent sudheer Dubey . annual function of the Govt.G.H.S.school Gwalior was celebrated on 5th sept. 2019 in the school Auditorium from 2 to 8 PM.
AnoopMishra , the MLA of the area inaugurated the event . he was the chief guest in his speech he exhorted students to become good citizens. The chairman of the function was the collector , Gwalior several other dignetories were the honourable guests. Earlier the principal and the secretaries of the students union honoured them by garlanding one of the lecturers presented the progress report of the school. The principal also declared the list of the programmes to be held during next two days. The function ended with the thanks giving speech by the principal and the recitation of the national Anthem.
Q. Essay writing –
1.wonder of science 2. Cricket match
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