Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ topic – A Letter to God and poems updated for terminal exams CBSE 2024-25. The answers of questions are also given along with each Multiple Choice Questions. Practice here the complete chapter in the format of MCQs to prepare for terminal examination 2024-25.

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 1


Where was the Lencho’s house situated?

[A]. High hill
[B]. In village
[C]. Low hill
[D]. In valley

What does downpour means in the Chapter 1 of 10th English?

[A]. Rain
[B]. Thunderstorm
[C]. Breeze
[D]. Hail

What was Lencho expecting from his corn field?

[A]. A good harvest
[B]. Lots of money
[C]. Treasure
[D]. None of the above

What are raindrops like?

[A]. Cents
[B]. Dollars
[C]. Gold coins
[D]. Pearls

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 2


Man went out for _______.

[A]. Ploughing
[B]. Playing
[C]. Pleasure
[D]. Buying

What was the reason of Lencho’s satisfaction?

[A]. Heavy rain
[B]. His children and wife
[C]. Money
[D]. His house

What took Lencho to a blow?

[A]. Flood
[B]. Hurricane
[C]. Drought
[D]. Hailstones

What does new silver coins mean in lesson 1 class 10th English?

[A]. Big rain drops
[B]. Actual silver coins
[C]. Jewels
[D]. Corns

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 3


Frozen pearls are _______.

[A]. Hails
[B]. Flowers
[C]. Rain drops
[D]. None of the above

What spoiled Lencho’s dream?

[A]. Sunlight
[B]. His son
[C]. Hailstones
[D]. Gold coins

What was getting bad in chapter 1 class 10th English?

[A]. His health
[B]. His field
[C]. Hailstones
[D]. Flowers

Lencho’s field was _________ destroyed.

[A]. Partially
[B]. Totally
[C]. Badly
[D]. All of the above

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 4


Lencho’s soul was filled with sadness-why?

[A]. Because of flood
[B]. Because corn field was destroyed
[C]. Because of his family
[D]. Because of money

Locusts mean in chapter 1 of class 10th English ______.

[A]. Group of flowers
[B]. Group of insects
[C]. Group of boys
[D]. Group of bees

Lencho need money for ____________.

[A]. Vacation
[B]. A new house
[C]. Sowing his field
[D]. Neighbors

Lencho’s only hope was ________.

[A]. His friend
[B]. His family
[C]. Villagers
[D]. God

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 5


From the chapter 1 class 10th English find the words similar to “a strong man”?

[A]. Instructed
[B]. An ox of a man
[C]. At day break
[D]. conscience

Where did Lencho carry the letter?

[A]. To village
[B]. To town
[C]. To house
[D]. To god

What was Lencho’s wish to God?

[A]. Money
[B]. Gold coins
[C]. Fruitful harvest
[D]. Strength

Currency of Latin American countries is?

[A]. Dollar
[B]. Pound
[C]. Pesos
[D]. Dinar

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 6


Postmaster broke out laughing because _______.

[A]. Someone cracked a joke
[B]. He saw something funny
[C]. For the first time he saw a letter addressed to god
[D]. None of the above

Mention the reason why postmaster answered the letter?

[A]. Not to shake the writer’s faith
[B]. To make fun of writer
[C]. To irritate the writer
[D]. None of the Above

Was Postmaster friendly?

[A]. Yes
[B]. No
[C]. May be

Class 10 English Chapter 1 MCQ Set 7


Reason of Lencho’s coming a bit earlier?

[A]. To meet a friend
[B]. To buy corn seeds
[C]. To ask if there was a letter for him
[D]. None of the above

Word similar to “Contentment” ______.

[A]. Satisfaction
[B]. Disappointment
[C]. Trouble
[D]. Excitableness

Whom did Lencho felt responsible for receiving less money?

[A]. His son
[B]. His wife
[C]. Postmaster
[D]. His neighbor

Reason of Lencho’s writing the second letter to God?

[A]. Greed
[B]. An acknowledgement
[C]. Thanking letter
[D]. Not received the requisite amount

Class 10 English Chapter 1 Passage 1

The following Sunday Lencho came a bit earlier than usual to ask if there was a letter for him. It was the postman himself who handed the letter to him while the postmaster, experiencing the contentment of a man who has performed a good deed, looked on from his office. Lencho showed not the slightest surprise on seeing the money; such was his confidence – but he became angry when he counted the money. God could not have made a mistake, nor could he have denied Lencho what he had requested.


The reason for Lencho coming earlier that day was

[A]. He wanted to ask if there was a letter for him.
[B]. He was upset and could not sleep the whole night,
[C]. He was an early riser.
[D]. He had to catch the first bus.

The postman handed him the letter himself as

[A]. It contained the money.
[B]. It was a secret letter.
[C]. The letter was empty.
[D]. There were too many people in the post office.

The staff had done a good deed. What characteristic of the here?

[A]. Large hearted
[B]. extravagant
[C]. spend thrift
[D]. miserly

What had the post master expected?

[A]. He had expected a big hug.
[B]. He expected a reward.
[C]. He expected that the receiver would be very happy.
[D]. He did not expect anything.

Class 10 English Chapter 1 Passage 2

One of the employees who was a postman and also helped at the post office, went to his boss laughing heartily and showed him the letter to God. Never in his career as a postman had he known that address. The Postmaster – a fat, amiable fellow – also broke out laughing, but almost immediately he turned serious and tapping the letter on his desk, commented, “What faith! I wish I had the faith of the man who wrote this letter. Starting up a correspondence with God!’


Which word does amiable not correspond to?

[A]. a) Friendly
[B]. Sweet
[C]. Kind
[D]. Overweight

The address on the envelope was not known as

[A]. The name of the colony was wrong
[B]. The name of the block was wrong
[C]. The letter was addressed to God.
[D]. There was no address on the envelope.

Choose the characteristic displayed by the person who had written the letter.

[A]. Dedication
[B]. Faith
[C]. Organized
[D]. Authoritative.

What was the wish of the postmaster?

[A]. He wanted a raise in his salary.
[B]. He wanted to write a letter to God
[C]. He wished to have faith just like Lencho.
[D]. He wanted to collect the required money.

Class 10 English Chapter 1 Passage 3

When he finished, he went to the window to buy a stamp which he licked and then affixed to the envelop with a blow of his fist. The moment the letter fell into the mailbox the postmaster went to open it, it said: “God” of the money that I asked for, only seventy pesos reached me, send me the rest, since I need it very much. But don’t send it through the mail because the post office employees are a bunch of crooks. Lencho”


Pick the correct option that correctly classifies fact/s (F) and opinions/s (O) of students A, B, C, D

[A]. F-1,2 and O-3,4
[B]. F-2,3,4 and 0-1
[C]. F-2,4 and 0-1,3
[D]. F-3,4 and 0-1,2,

When the writer calls the post office employees “crooks” he is feelling

[A]. Angry
[B]. Short tempered
[C]. Excited
[D]. Expectant.

Which word does ‘crooks’ NOT correspond to?

[A]. Acheat
[B]. Adishonest person
[C]. Athief
[D]. An enemy.

Lencho asked for rest of money. What was the balance amount?

[A]. 72 pesos
[B]. 70 pesos
[C]. 80 pesos
[D]. none of the above

Class 10 English Chapter 1 Dust of Snow Stanza 1

The way a crow Shook down on me The dust of snow Form a hemlock tree


Who is the composer of these lines?

[A]. Leslie Norris
[B]. W.B. Yeats
[C]. Robert Frost
[D]. Robert Burns

What was the mood of the poet in the beginning of the peem?

[A]. sad
[B]. happy
[C]. confused
[D]. excited

What are the two negative creatures that Frost used as carriers of positivity?

[A]. snow, dust
[B]. hemlock tree, snow
[C]. snow, crow
[D]. hemlock tree, crow

What does Dust of Snow represent?

[A]. healing power of nature
[B]. snow balls
[C]. cool weather
[D]. snowman

Class 10 English Chapter 1 Dust of Snow Stanza 2

A change of mood and saved some part of a day I had rued.


Which word is the synonym of ‘feel remorse’ or ‘regret’ as used in the stanza?

[A]. Change
[B]. Rued
[C]. Mood
[D]. Saved

How did the dust of snow affect the poet?

[A]. It made him energetic
[B]. It changed his mood
[C]. It made him superior
[D]. It made him depressed Question

The poet is trying to suggest that

[A]. Small things can bring big changes in life.
[B]. dust of snow is good for our mood
[C]. a crow is a mood-changing bird
[D]. a hemlock tree is auspicious
Last Edited: June 9, 2023