8th English (Special Series) English Medium Practice Modal solved Question Paper Session 2023
Objective Type Questions
(Q. 1 to 10)
Q. 1 - We can get success –
(A) help of parents.
(B) fighting with difficulties.
(C) help of our friends
(D) none of the above.
Ans. - (B) fighting with difficulties.
Q. 2 - Who is the missile man?
(A) Rama krishnamurti
(B) Vikram Sara bhai
(C) A PJ Abdul Kalam
(D) Homi Jahangeer Bhabha
Ans. - (C) A PJ Abdul Kalam
Q. 3 - The river Narmada originates from .....
Ans. - (A) Amarkantak
Q. 4 - Choose meaning of the word 'finite'.
Ans. - (C) limited
Q. 5 - One who goes in space is called an ...... .
Ans. - (C) astronaut
Q. 6 - Anu's first day at school was ..... .
Ans. - (D) monotonous
Q. 7 - The feminine pronouns are ...... .
(A) he, she and it.
(B) he, his and him.
(C) she, her and hers
(D) he, she and it.
Ans. - (C) she, her and hers
Q. 8 - In the word 'imperfect' prefix is ....
Ans. - (B) im
Q. 9 - Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is situated on ....
(A) Shamla Hills.
(B) Arera Hills.
(C) Idgah Hills.
(D) Museum Hills.
Ans. - (A) Shamla Hills.
Q. 10 - The weekly magazine came late in the village because .....
(A) villagers were not interested.
(B) the career was very lazy.
(C) the village was very far.
(D) the transport system was not very good.
Ans. - (D) the transport system was not very good.
Short Answer Type Questions
(Q. 11 to 20)
Q. 11 - Why did Anu take admission in a public school?
Ans. - Anu took admission in a public school because her father was transferred to the city.
Q. 12 - How can we get success?
Ans. - We can get success by fighting with all the difficulties that come in our life now and then.
Q. 13 -Can you name two other things which are as kind as trees?
Ans. - Yes, I can. The earth and the rivers are as kind as trees.
Q. 14 - Supply the missing punctuation marks in the following sentences.
(i) be careful said the officer
(ii) he said I shall go to bhopal
Ans. - (i) "Be careful", said the officer.
(ii) He said, "I shall go to Bhopal."
Q. 15 - When should we take rest?
Ans. - When we feel that we are under heavy pressure, we should take rest for a while.
Q. 16 - Pick out the odd word from given groups.
(1) surgeon, dentist, physician, electrician
(2) Mother Teresa, Srinivasa Ramanujan, C.V. Raman, Marie Curie
Ans. - (1) electrician (2) Mother Teresa.
Q. 17 - What did the eagle demand in place of dove?
Ans. - The eagle demanded king's flesh equal to the weight of the dove.
Q. 18 - Wright plural form of given words.
Ans. - knife - knives
monkey - monkeys
Q. 19 - Change into interrogative given below sentences.
(a) He writies an essay.
(b) The boys are playing football.
Ans. - (a) Does he write an essay?
(b) Are the boys playing football.
Q. 20 - What is parole?
Ans. - Parole is the wonderful gate constructed in a traditionial Himalayan village style.
Long Answer Type Questions
(Q. 21 to 24)
Q. 21 - Name some of the holy rivers of the country mentioned in the lesson.
Ans. - The Ganga, the Yamuna, the Brahmaputra, the Sindhu, the Godawari, the Kavari, the Krishna, the Satluj.
Q. 22 - How does the cherry tree prove the creative power of nature?
Ans. - Cherry tree did not die even though its leaves were all eaten by a goat and it was cut into two with a scythe by a woman. It lived and grew in due course.
Q. 23 - How have the children been de- scribed in the first stanza? Write at least five qualities of children.
Ans. - (i) Children are full of spirit and will power.
(ii) They have sound mind and sound body.
(iii) They are fit to cope with any situation.
(iv) They never want to sit idle.
(v) They always do work.
Q. 24 - What did Abdul Kalam do for the support of his family?
Ans. - Abdul Kalam collected tamarind seeds and sold them to a shop. He also collected a popular Tamil newspaper at Rameshwaram railway station and helped her cousin in selling it. He earned money for these services. He supported his family with this money.
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