Class 11 English Hornbill Chapter 4 MCQ Landscape of the Soul by Nathalie Trouveroy and poem the Voice of the Rain by Walt Whitman for CBSE 2022-23. Students of class 11 English can get Multiple Choice Questions with extra practice questions in chapter 4 for MCQs revision.

What’s the meaning of the word ‘impalpable’?
[A] Most lovable globally
[B] Untouchable
[C] Barren
[D] Inaccessible
[B] Untouchable

Class 11 English Hornbill Chapter 4 MCQ with Answers


What path does the Chinese painter’s art create?

[A]. Stillness
[B]. Concrete
[C]. Comfort path
[D]. A path for eyes to travel up and down in a leisurely movement

What is the third element compared with?

[A]. Yogic practice of pranayama
[B]. Raw art
[C]. Shanshui
[D]. Yang and Yin

According to painter what resides in the cave?

[A]. Dragon
[B]. King
[C]. Spirit
[D]. Village

The poet finds similarity between
[A] Rain and Saplings
[B] Rain and Earth
[C] Rain and Music
[D] Rain and Poetry
[C] Rain and Music

What does it mean ‘Reck’d or unreck’d?
[A] Cared or not cared
[B] Listened or ignored
[C] Checked or unchecked
[D] Loved or not loved
[A] Cared or not cared

Class 11 English Hornbill Chapter 4 MCQ Explanation


What does European figurative painting represent?

[A]. Landscape
[B]. Illusions
[C]. Exact view
[D]. Emotions

What does ‘Shanshui’ mean?

[A]. Painting that depicts fantasies
[B]. Painting that depicts natural landscape
[C]. Painting that depicts mountains
[D]. Painting that depicts heritage

What was the reason for Quinten Metsys not getting married?

[A]. Poor occupation
[B]. His backward class
[C]. Younger than the girl he wanted to marry
[D]. Horoscope didn’t match

From where does the rain arise in the form of water vapour?
[A] Mountains
[B] Seas
[C] Land
[D] Water bodies
[D] Water bodies

Who is telling the life cycle of rain water in this poem?
[A] Earth
[B] Rain
[C] Poet
[D] None of the above
[B] Rain

Class 11 English Hornbill Chapter 4 Multiple Choice Questions

Why didn’t the painter want to draw an eye of a dragon?

[A]. He considered drawing an eye an omen
[B]. He feared the dragon will look bad
[C]. Dragon will fly if he draws the eye
[D]. He was told by his forefathers

What is the contribution of Nek Chand in Rock Garden?

[A]. He made the map of it
[B]. He had given his place free of cost to government
[C]. He built the garden in free time
[D]. He was the first visitor of Rock garden

Which painting requires multiple perspectives?

[A]. Eastern
[B]. Middle East
[C]. European
[D]. Australians

From where does the rain song originates?
[A] From heaven
[B] From seeds
[C] From clouds
[D] From heart of singer
[D] From heart of singer

To whom does rain give new life?
[A] Plants
[B] Humans
[C] Aquatics
[D] Desert
[A] Plants

Class 11 English Hornbill Chapter 4 Important MCQs

“Yin” represents

[A]. Moon
[B]. Earth
[C]. Sun
[D]. Both [A] and [B]

What did the painter do to open the door of the cave?

[A]. Blinked
[B]. Clapped
[C]. Jumped
[D]. Smiled

Whose last painting was put on the wall of the palace?

[A]. Xuanzong
[B]. Confucius
[C]. Wu Daozi
[D]. Quinten Metsys

What is the meaning of ‘who art thou’ in the poem “The Voice of the Rain”?
[A] Who are clouds
[B] Who are dust layers
[C] Who are you
[D] Whose art is this
[C] Who are you

What does Rain tell itself?
[A] Poem of Earth
[B] Oxygen of Earth
[C] Mother of Earth
[D] Shadow of Earth
[A] Poem of Earth