Very Short Questions
Question 1 : What does Rohit want to do?
Answer : Rohit wants to travel across the world and see the mountains of New Zealand, sail down the Amazon river and visit China.
Question 2 : What did Radha feel after she climbed high on trees?
Answer : Radha felt as if she could rule the whole world after climbing high up on the trees.
Question 3 : What Does Dolma want to become?
Answer : Dolma wants to become the Prime Minister of India and serve the people, improve their conditions.
Question 4 : How did Serbjit control his anger?
Answer : Serbjit controlled his anger by looking down at his shoes and count to ten so that he could hide his anger.
Question 5 : Why did Nasir want to preserve seeds?
Answer : Nasir wanted to preserve seeds so that they could be used again and again. He wanted to save money.
Question 1 : What did Radha’s mother tell her about climbing trees?
Answer : Radha’s mother told her that it was not sensible for girls to climb on trees. But later on they both climbed on the mango tree and ate raw mangoes. They enjoyed together.
Question 2 : Do you think Dolma will become a good Prime Minister? Give a reason.
Answer : Yes, Dolma will become a good Prime Minister. She wants to make things better for everyone. She wants to have good hospitals, roads and schools.
Question 3 : Why was the second Sunday of every month special in Peter’s life?
Answer : The second Sunday was special because on this day Peter’s family used to visit a cinema hall. His family members enjoyed peanuts and ice-cream.
Question 4 : What make Serbjit angry?
Answer : Serbjit becomes angry when people do not believe him when he speaks the truth. When he explains his teacher the reason for not doing his homework, his teacher doubts him.
Question 1 : Do you think everyone has some special quality in the chapter ‘Who Am I’? Give reasons.
Answer : Yes, everyone has some special quality in them. All the people in this world are interesting and good at different things. Nasir wants to become a seed collector and help his family to save money. Dolma wants to be the Prime Minister of India and serve the people. Serbjit had learnt the art of controlling his anger by looking down at his shoes. Rohit loves travelling and wants to see the entire world. He enjoys seeing nature more than old buildings. This is how all the children are different from each other.
Value Based Questions
Question 1 : What do we learn from the chapter ‘Who Am I’?
Answer : This chapter makes us learn that there are different kinds of people in this world. They are different from each other in every aspect. They have their own likes and dislikes. There are also certain qualities in each one of us and it cannot be compared.
The chapter dealt with lives of six children and they were all very different and unique. Their nature and behaviour have been explained in the chapter. They have their own lifestyle and they are happy in it.