Q.1: Nishad means the ___________ note of the musical scale.
Q.2: Maya is _______ years old.
Q.3: Nishad’s mother is a _________.
Q.4: “Do you really think he’s a criminal, Maya?”. Who is being referred to as a criminal in this sentence?
a) Mr Nath
b) Mr Mehta
c) Mr Sharma
Q.5: Nishad went with his mother to her clinic at ____________.
Q.6: Who brings food for Mr Nath from the restaurant ?
Q.7: According to Maya, what was hidden in Mr Nath’s trunk in his room ?
a) Toys and chocolates
b) Mud and sand
c) Jewels, silver and gold
Q.8: Why couldn’t Maya see Mr Nath’s scar ?
a) Because his face was turned to the other side.
b) Because it was too dark.
c) Because she was afraid to look at him.
Q.9: Nishad’s mother told them that Mr Nath’s scars were _________.
a) burn scars
b) shootout scars
c) fight scars
Q.10: Why did Nishad go to Mr Nath’s home ?
a) To bring the lost marble.
b) To give him a bar of chocolate.
c) To say hello.
Q.11: Nishad was fondly called ________ by his sister.
Q.12: Why was Nishad upset about Mr Nath’s gaunt appearance ?
a) Because he was sure that Mr Nath was starving.
b) Because he was scared.
Q.13: “Good for you, Mr Detective”. Who said this sentence to whom ?
a) Maya to Nishad
b) Nishad to Maya
c) Maya to Ramesh
Q.14: On which day does the stranger visit Mr Nath ?
Q.15: Mr Nath takes _____ cups of tea every day.
Q.16: Which adjectives were used by Ramesh to describe Mr Nath’s visitor ?
a) short, dark, plump
b) tall, fair, stout
c) tall, dark, lean
Q.17: According to Maya, _________ can look quite ordinary.
Q.18: Why was there an unexpected holiday ?
a) Because of the heavy downpour.
b) Because of the heavy traffic.
c) Because of the pandemic.
Q.19: During the holiday, Nishad was lying on bed reading _________.
a) academic books
Q.20: __________ means an alternate name.
Q.21: The tenants at _________ House say that Mr Nath is mad, strange and unfriendly.
Q.22: According to Maya, why was Mr Nath polite with them ?
a) Because they reminded him of his children.
b) Because he was friendly.
c) Because he was under their mother’s medical treatment.
Q.23: Mr Nath has been living in Room 10 for more than ________.
a) a year
b) two years
c) five years
Q.24: According to Maya, who could be Mr Nath’s accomplice ?
a) The man who brings him food.
b) The man who visits him on Sundays.
c) The man who lives downstairs.
Q.25: Who was insistent on calling Mr Nath a crook ?
Q.26: What does Nishad want to find our about Mr Nath ?
a) Why he is so thin ?
b) Why he is so lonely ?
Q.27: “The Expert Detectives” story has been taken from ____________ written by Sharada Dwivedi.
a) The Tales of Detectives
b) Sherlock Holmes
c) The Broken Flute
Q.28: According to Maya, what would happen to Nishad if he becomes a friend of Mr Nath ?
a) Cops will take him to jail.
b) Ramesh will bring him free food.
c) Mr Nath’s accomplice will visit their home.