NCERT Solutions for Class 9 English Beehive Chapter 7 Packing & the poem The Duck and the Kangaroo is given below. Visit to NCERT Solutions page for PDF of all subjects or download NCERT Solutions Apps for offline use.
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NCERT Solutions for Class 9 English Beehive Chapter 7
Beehive Chapter 7: Question – Answers
- Beehive Chapter 7: Packing
- Beehive Poem 7: The Duck and the Kangaroo
- Beehive Passages with questions answers
9 English Chapter 7: Packing – Answers
9 English Poem 7: The Duck and the Kangaroo – Answers
Questions are not given at the end of the poem. Questions related to this poem will be form by the teachers. We will upload questions frequently asked in examination later.
Passages with Question Answer
I. Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follow:
I rather pride myself on my packing. Packing is one of those many things that I feel I know more about than any other person living.
1. Who is ‘I’ here?
2. What does the speaker pride himself on?
3. Where was the author going? See Answers
II. Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follow:
They upset salt over everything, and as for the butter! I never saw two men do more with one-and two pence worth of butter in my whole life than they did. After George had got it off his slipper, they tried to put it in the kettle. It wouldn’t go in, and what was in wouldn’t come out. They did scrape it out at last, and put it down on a chair, and Harris sat on it, and it stuck to him, and they went looking for it all over the room.
1. Where was the butter?
2. What were the difficulties for putting a thing in the kettle?
3. What did they do to obtain it? See Answers
III. Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follow:
Of course I had to turn every mortal thing out now, and, of course, I could not find it. I rummaged the things up into much the same state that they must have been before the world was created, and when chaos reigned. Of course, I found George’s and Harris’s eighteen times over, but I couldn’t find my own. I put the things back one by one, and held everything up and shook it. Then I found it inside a boot. I repacked once more.
1. What was the author searching?
2. What did he find eighteen times?
3. Which word in the passage stands for ‘searched’ in a hurried way? See Answers
Answers for passages
Answers for Passage I:
1. Here, ‘I’ is the author, Jerome.
2. The speaker pride on his skills of packing. He feels that he can pack thinks better than any other person.
3. He was going on a trip with his friend.
Answers for Passage II:
1. The butter was on the slipper of George.
2. They were putting the butter in the kettle but it was not going in what was there in it, it was not coming out.
3. They had to scrape it out.
Answers for Passage III:
1. Author was searching his tooth brush.
2. He found George’s and Harris’s tooth brush eighteen times.