Objective Type Questions from Glimpses of India

Prepare very short questions or objective type questions with answers from Glimpses of India – Based on NCERT pattern – Useful links for 10th class students – The name of the book is First Flight

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Q. Who is the writer of A Baker from Goa ?

Answer – Lucio Rodrigues

Q. Who has written Coorg ?

Answer – Lokesh Abrol

Q. Who is the writer of Tea from Assam ?

Answer – Arup Kumar Datta

Q. What are the elders in Goa nostalgic about ?

Answer – Portuguese days

Q. What is the meaning of reminiscing nostalgic ?

Answer – Thinking fondly of the past

Q. What do the Goans call the bakers now-a-days ?

Answer – Pader

Q. How did they come to know the arriving of a baker ?

Answer – Through the thud and jingle of the traditional baker’s bamboo

Q. What was the name of maid-servant ?

Answer – Paskine or Bastine

Q. How many times did the baker come in the house ?

Answer – Twice a day

Q. What do we call the dress the baker or the bread-seller of those days used to wear ?

Answer – Kabai

Q. What is Coorg ?

Answer – The smallest district of Karnataka

Q. What do people also call Coorg ?

Answer – Kodagu

Q. Whose descent are these people ?

Answer – Greek or Arabic

Q. What is Mahaseer ?

Answer – A large freshwater fish

Q. What is dress of these people ?

Answer – A long, black coat with an embroidered waist-belt

Q. What do we call this dress ?

Answer – Kuppia

Q. Whose dress resembles kuppia ?

Answer – The Arabs and the Kurds

Q. Who was the first Chief of the Indian Army who was a Coorgi ?

Answer – General Cariappa

Q. What is Coorg famous for ?

Answer – For coffee, rain forests and spices

Q. Whose father is the manager of a tea-garden in Upper Assam ?

Answer – Pranjol

Q. Whose classmate was Pranjol ?

Answer – Rajvir

Q. When does Pranjol invite Rajvir to Assam ?

Answer – During the summer vacation

Q. Where was tea first drunk ?

Answer – In China

Q. When did tea come in to being ?

Answer – 2700 B.C.

Q. Of which language are the words like tea, chai, chini ?

Answer – Chinese

Q. When did tea reach in Europe ?

Answer – In the 16th century

Q. What was the name of tea-garden Pranjol’s father was the manager of ?

Answer – Dhekiabari

Q. How did Europeans drink tea ?

Answer – As medicine

Q. What is name of Pranjol’s father ?

Answer – Mr. Barua

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