Please see Chapter 9 Bholi Exam Questions Class 10 English below. These important questions with solutions have been prepared based on the latest examination guidelines and syllabus issued by CBSE, NCERT, and KVS. We have provided Class 10 English Questions and answers for all chapters in your NCERT Book for Class 10 English . These solved problems for The Hack Driver in Class 10 English will help you to score more marks in upcoming examinations.
Exam Questions Chapter 9 Bholi Class 10 English
Short Answer Type Questions
Question. Why was Ramlal worried about his daughter Bholi and not about his other children?
Answer : Ramlal was worried about Bholi because she had neither good looks nor intelligence. She stammered and had pock-marks on her face. He was worried, that nobody would marry her.
Question. Da you think Bholi could have confidently refused to marry Bishamber rf she weren’t educated? Give reason/s.
Answer : ‘Na- if Bholi would have been uneducated, she would have never been able to refuse to marry Bishamber. Her education was the only reason behind her confidence and strength that made her resolute and repulsive to take a stand for herself.
Long Answer Type Questions
Question. Why did Bholi agree at first to an unequal match and then why did she reject the marriage soon after? What does this tell us about her?
Answer : Bholi a simpleton, not so good looking but educated — Parents’ decided to get her married — Found an old, lame, widow but a wealthy shopkeeper, Bishamber — Parents persuaded her to marry – though it is an unequal match — Somehow she agrees— The day of the marriage arrives – when the marriage was about to take place — The priest ask herto garland Bishamber —Bishamber glanced at her pock marked face and refused to garland Bholi — He demanded five thousands rupees as a dowry — Bholi’s father was ready to pay two thousand — But Bholi rejected this demand and refused to marry him — Bholi asked her father not to request him — She said that she would teach in the school and live with her parents — It shows that the education she has got has made her independent, confident and able to take decision in her life —She was not the same Bholi but totally changed Bholi — as School education turned Bholi.
Question. Bholi took a strong decision to call off her wedding with the old greedy man for dowry. Her teacher was proud of her at her great stand.
Imagine yourself as the writer of the story Bholi and write and imaginary conversation between she and her if Bholi comes to ask her teacher if what she did was right.
Answer : Bholi: Ma’am, have I token the right decision? Or have I messed it all up? Should have got married to Bishamber?
Teacher: Bholi what you did was truly commendable dear. You are such a strong lady now. Bishomber was a pathetic man. Moreover, he wasn’t suitable for you in anyway. Such men must be boycotted form the society itself You made the right decision at the right time.
Bholi: Thank you so much ma’am. What I did today was only possible because of you. If you wouldn’t have come in my life as my guardian. I would have never been able to do anything.
Teacher: Bholi you were already talented my child- You just needed a helping hand. The masterpiece that I carved is completed today!
Bholi: I am blessed to have you as my teacher.