10th Standard March 2015 Public Exam English Paper 1 Answer Keys

                     ANNUAL EXAM-2015            .
                     English – I -Paper       .       
       1.Synonyms :                                                   5 x 1 =5
1.      amazing          - wonderful
2.      glory                -  beauty
3.      diligence         -  carefulness
4.     rare                   -  uncommon
5.     jostled              -  pushed roughly

10th standard Public Exam March 2015 - English 2nd Paper Answer Key

                                 ANNUAL EXAM-2015.
                                     English –II-paper
1.       Fill in the blanks.                                          5x1=5
1)       Who had waylaid him
2)        Diverted the attention
3)       To rush on to the streets
4)       Hide inside the cupboard
5)       To plunder the household

10th English Unittest question paper



UNIT TEST
ENGLISH
(Unit -7)
CLASS            : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 50
I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                         5 ×½ =2½
1.      renovated                   2. notching                 3. reverence
4. munificence                  5. staunch

10th Unittest6 Question for English



UNIT TEST
ENGLISH
(Unit -6)
CLASS            : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 60

I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                         5 × 1 = 5
1.      seldom                                    2. twittering                3. restricted
4. fascinating                    5. stresses

10th UNIT TEST ENGLISH (Unit -5) Question Paper




CLASS            : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 60

I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                           5 × 1 = 5

1.      Denied                                    2. Penalized                3. Initiating    
4. Persistence                    5. Exceptional

10th Unit Test 4 Question Paper For English



UNIT TEST
ENGLISH
(Unit -4)
CLASS : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 60
I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                           5 ×1 = 5

1.      soaring                        2. panic                       3. triumphantly
4. torrent                           5. Scramble

UNIT TEST ENGLISH Question For SSLC




(Unit -3)
CLASS : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 60
I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                           5 ×1 = 5

1.      invidious                     2. reverent                  3. prosecute
4.      hostile                         5. unsophisticated

II.                Write the antonyms of the following words                                           5 ×1 = 5

1.      reverent                      2. important               3. indispensable
4. secure                            5. obedience

III.             Answer any 5 of the following questions                                                            5 ×2 = 10

1.      Which period of life does Gokhale consider a very happy one?
2.      What requires whole-hearted devotion?
3.      What Is your primary duty towards yourself?
4.      What is the twofold duty to be acquired by students?
5.      What are the two valuable qualities to be practised by you as students?
6.      How would you define the true spirit of discipline?

IV.              Quote from memory                                                                                 1 ×5 = 5

1.      Five lines of the poem “Manliness
From   :   Except the……………………..
To        :   …………………………. my son.

V.                 Answer any 2 of the following questions in a paragraph                       2 ×5 = 10

1.      What are the various duties of a student? Describe any two duties of a student as pointed out by Gokhale?
2.      Describe the various qualities of manliness.
3.      Narrate the story ‘The Face of Judas Iscariot’ in your own words

VI.              Read the following sentences and identify the character/speaker         5 ×1 = 5

1.      ‘What troubles you so?’
2.      ‘Do you not then remember me?’
3.      ‘Wine, wine,’
4.      ‘Come with me, I will give you wine, and food and clothing.’
5.      ‘My son, I’d like to help you’
VII.           Match the following                                                                                 5 ×1 = 5

a) The old priest                                       - a twelve year old boy
b) The artist was painting                                    - told the story of an artist
c) The model for Christ Child                 - wine
d) The model for Judas was actually       - the life of Jesus
e) The young man begged for                 - the same boy

VIII.        Prepare an advertisement based on the information given below                     5

1.        Laptop & Computer shop – Systems for students – special discounts – affordable price – limited period offer – details: visit www.stulap.com
(or)
Mouth watering - delicious food -. Hygienic preparation – affordable price - excellent service – open air - elegant and posh.

IX.              Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follows            5 ×2 = 10

An ecosystem is a group of animals and plants living in a specific region and interacting with one another and with their physical environment. Ecosystems include physical and chemical components, such as soils, water, and nutrients. These components support the organisms living in the ecosystem.
Ecosystems can also be thought of as the interactions among all organisms in a given habitat. These organisms may range from large animals to microscopic bacteria and work together in various ways. For example, one species may serve as food for another.
People are part of the ecosystems where they live and work. Human activities, such as housing developments and trash disposal, can greatly harm or even destroy local ecosystems. Proper ecosystem management is crucial for the overall health and diversity of our planet. We must find ways to protect local ecosystems without stifling economic development.
Questions
1.       What is an ecosystem?
2.       How are components of ecosystem classified? Name some components.
3.       How is human causing harm to the ecosystem?
4.       Why is proper ecosystem management important?
5.      Choose the correct answer
An ecosystem can most accurately be defined as
a.        a specific place.
b.      a community of plants and animals.
c.       a group of animals working together.
d.      a protected environment.

Prepared by - S. Gopinath B.A., B.Ed.,Graduate Teacher (Eng)
Govt Boys Hr Sec School, Valappady, Salem.

UNIT TEST ENGLISH Question for 10th Standard



UNIT TEST
ENGLISH
(Unit -2)
CLASS : 10                                                  MARKS : 60
I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                         5 ×1 = 5

1.      profound        2. figure out                3. articulate                4. master         5. irreverent

10th Unit Test Questions For English Subject



UNIT TEST
ENGLISH
(Unit -1)
CLASS            : 10                                                                                                      MARKS : 60
I.                   Write the synonyms of the following words                                         5 ×1 = 5

1.      glum                2. forlorn         3. coarse          4. alms                        5. piteous

II.                Write the antonyms of the following words                                         5 ×1 = 5

1.      popular           2. rare             3. private        4. piteous        5. inability

III.             Choose the sentences that are correct in its meaning                           2 ×1 = 2

1.      a) Everyone must sea the see.
b) Everyone must see the sea
2.      a) We will set sail for Japan next week.
b) We will set sale for Japan next week.

IV.              Supply suitable question tags                                                                 4 ×1 = 4

1.      Give me your pen please, ……………………?
a.      will you                 b. won’t you               c. shouldn’t you
2.      Let us go for a picnic, ……………………?
a.      will you                 b. shall we                  c. should we
3.      Students should use the time usefully ……………………?
a.      will you                 b. should they             c. shouldn’t they
4.      There is no water in the tank ……………………?
a.      is it                                   b. is there                    c. isn’t there

V.                 Rewrite as directed                                                                                 2 ×2 = 4

1.      The teacher asked me whether I was going to join the Medical course or the Engineering course. (Rewrite the sentence in direct speech)
2.      The teacher said to the students, “Have you done the problem which I have given to you yesterday?” (Rewrite the sentence in indirect speech)

VI.              Answer any 5 of the following questions                                                          5 ×2 = 10

1.      What was Hughie’s financial status?
2.      What was the beggar’s true identity?
3.      Why was Hughie upset?
4.      What made the old man look a typical beggar?
5.      What was the condition laid down by the Colonel to allow Hughie’s engagement to Laura?
6.      Why is the model’s face his fortune?

VII.           Answer any two of the following questions in a paragraph                2 ×5 = 10

1.      Who was Hughie? How had Hughie treated the model who posed for Trevor?
2.      What does the poet of “Beautiful indisde” say about ‘inner beauty’?
3.      Narrate the story “Sam” in your own words.

VIII.        Read the following sets of poetic lines and answer the questions      5 ×1 = 5

1.      “A Geode can split to reveal”
a.      What is a geode?
b.      How does a geode look?
2.      “Piles of purple crystals”
a.      Pick out the words that are alliterated.
3.      “May seem as plain as can be?”
a.      What is the figure of speech employed in the above line?
4.      “Then what gems would we see?”
The figure of speech employed here is ……………………
a.      Simile                    b. Personification                   c. Metaphor

IX.              Identify the character/speaker.                                                               5 ×1 = 5

1.      “Guess I’ll call you Goldy”
2.      “Thank you, Shelly”
3.      “We need to find his owner”
4.      “Gee, What happened to you”
5.      “Someone must have trained him”

X.                 Match the following                                                                                5 ×1 = 5

1.      Shelly                          - put a notice in the newspaper
2.      Goldy                          - real owner of the dog
3.      Mom                           - blond labrador
4.      Diane                          - separated Diane and Sam
5.      Traffic accident          - nursed the paw

XI.              Write a dialogue between a customer and bank manager regarding opening a new account with at least ten utterances.                                                                    5

Prepared by - S. Gopinath B.A., B.Ed.,Graduate Teacher (Eng)
Govt Boys Hr Sec School, Valappady, Salem.