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Samacheer Kalvi solutions for English Class 10th SSLC Tamil Nadu State Board chapter 7 - A Dilemma [Latest edition]

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Chapter 7: A Dilemma

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Exercise [Pages 210 - 211]

Samacheer Kalvi solutions for English Class 10th SSLC Tamil Nadu State Board Chapter 7 A Dilemma Exercise [Pages 210 - 211]

Exercise | Q A. 1. | Page 210

Read the given line carefully and identify the character/speaker.

I suppose you think me queer. I will explain.

Exercise | Q A. 2. | Page 210

Read the given line carefully and identify the character/speaker.

Don't come back. It won't hasten things.

Exercise | Q A. 3. | Page 210

Read the given line carefully and identify the character/speaker.

He thought it simply a cruel jest.

Exercise | Q A. 4. | Page 210

Read the given line carefully and identify the character/speaker.

He did not desire to do so.

Exercise | Q A. 5. | Page 210

Read the given line carefully and identify the character/speaker.

He would think it over and come back later.

Based on your understanding of the story, answer the following briefly.

Exercise | Q B. 1. | Page 211

What did the uncle do as soon as he bought a stone?

Exercise | Q B. 2. | Page 211

What did the uncle bequeath to the narrator?

Exercise | Q B. 3. | Page 211

What was the condition laid by the uncle to inherit his property?

Exercise | Q B. 4. | Page 211

Why do you think Tom happily looked forward to the expenditure for his uncle’s funeral?

Exercise | Q B. 5. | Page 211

Write a few words about the mechanism used in the iron box.

Exercise | Q B. 6. | Page 211

What was the counsel offered to the narrator?

Exercise | Q B. 7. | Page 211

Why and when was the narrator shocked?

Exercise | Q B. 8. | Page 211

What was the doctor’s warning to Tom?

Exercise | Q B. 9. | Page 211

Why didn’t Tom dare to assign the task of unlocking the box to someone?

Answer the questions given below in a paragraph of 150 words.

Exercise | Q C. 1. | Page 211

Describe briefly the contents of the letter written by Tom’s uncle.

Exercise | Q C. 2. | Page 211

Explain the efforts taken by Tom to open the iron box? Did he succeed? Why?

Fill in the blanks with the right option and write down the summary of the story 'A dilemma'.

Exercise | Q D. 1. | Page 211

The narrator was sent for, by his uncle when he was ______.

  • on his deathbed

  • on his travels

  • in his workplace

Exercise | Q D. 2. | Page 211

The uncle had collected precious ______.

  • jewels

  • stones

  • articles

Exercise | Q D. 3. | Page 211

His uncle announced Tom as his heir and wanted him to pay for his ______.

  • rented house

  • marriage

  • funeral

Exercise | Q D. 4. | Page 211

Leaving an iron box for Tom, his uncle instructed him not to ______ the box.

  • throw

  • carry

  • shake

Exercise | Q D. 5. | Page 211

The letter read that the box contained ______.

  • a sensitive dynamite

  • jewels

  • money

Exercise | Q D. 6. | Page 211

He started thinking of all possible ways to open the box without being ______.

  • wounded

  • killed

  • maimed

Exercise | Q D. 7. | Page 211

He planned to explode the box at ______ but dropped the plan in fear of losing the rubies.

  • home

  • a safe distance

  • a waste land

Exercise | Q D. 8. | Page 211

His consultation with ______ did not yield him any fruitful solution.

  • Uncle Philip

  • Professor Clinch

  • Susan

Exercise | Q D. 9. | Page 211

He failed in his attempts to open the box. His efforts to read about explosives led to _____ (hopes / confusions / suspicious) and he had to change his _____(name and occupation/lodgings/appearance).

Exercise | Q D. 10. | Page 211

At last, he bequeathed the box to ______.

  • his offspring

  • his friends

  • the Society

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Chapter 7: A Dilemma

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English Class 10th SSLC Tamil Nadu State Board - Shaalaa.com

Samacheer Kalvi solutions for English Class 10th SSLC Tamil Nadu State Board chapter 7 - A Dilemma

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