Kunwar Singh MCQs Questions
Question. Kunwar Singh had fallen a victim to –
Question. According to Kunwar Singh, it was necessary for a hunter to know how to –
(a) set a trap
(b) shoot a gun
(c) climb trees
(d) tackle wild animals
Question. In the Hindu tradition, a dying man is made to hold the tail of a cow, preferably a:
(a) black buck
(b) black heifer
(c) black buffalo
(d) black cat
Question. Among the many things that Corbett learned from Kunwar Singh, one was
(a) Climbing trees
(b) Hunting tigers
(c) Belief in superstitions
(d) Making mental maps
Question. _______ was present when Jim Corbett received his first gun.
(a) his brother Tom
(b) Har Singh
(c) Kunwar Singh
Question. The friendship between Jim and Kunwar Singh is marked by a mutual exchange of
(a) opium addiction
(b) good advice
(d) tree climbing technique
Question. After his recovery from his sickness, Kunwar Singh lived for another
(a) 2 years
(b) 3 years
(c) 4 years
(d) 5 years
Question. Kunwar Singh was of the _______ caste
Question. How old was Jim Corbett when he was given his first gun?
(a) Ten years old
(b) Eight years old
(c) Eighteen years old
(d) twelve years old
Question. From which book is the account of Kunwar Singh extracted from?
(a) My India
(b) Man-Eaters of Kumaon
(c) The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag
(d) The Temple Tigers
Question. How much did Aladia receive as pay per month as the postmaster from the government?
(a) 5 paise
(b) 10 paise
(c) 10 rupees
(d) 5 rupees
Question. What was the curse of the foothills, according to Jim Corbett?
Question. The ‘dying’ Kunwar Singh’s fingers were being held round the tail of a
Question. Who said this to whom? “Did you see that, you, who boasted that your sahib would teach mine to shoot?”
(a) Kunwar Singh to Jim Corbett
(b) Tom to Ellis
(c) Kunwar Singh to Budhoo
(d) Tom to Budhoo
Question. Kunwar Singh was the _________ of Chandni Chauk.
Question. One of the many things Corbett learnt from Kunwar Singh was
(a) making mental maps
(b) pitching a tent
(c) arrow shooting
(d) setting traps
Question. The ‘curse of the hills’ was
Question. After Jim Corbett left school, he started to work in –
Question. Har Singh and Kunwar Singh went out to shoot one day in the last of which month in the year?
Question. Har Singh wanted to turn back after they saw a
Question. The post master of Kaladhungi was
(c) Babu Saheb
(d) Har Singh
Question. What did Jim Corbett order Kunwar Singh’s son to bring as he treated the dying man?
(a) Two vessels of fresh water
(b) Two buckets of river water
(c) Two bowls of fresh fruits
(d) Two seers of warm milk
Question. By what force was the landmark tree marked by the tiger’s scratch destroyed?
(a) Forest fire
Question. Who was the first person to visit Jim Corbett on the day he was given his first gun?
(b) Kunwar Singh
(c) Har Singh
Question. Kunwar Singh was made to hold the tail of a cow on his deathbed to
(a) provide a transit for his spirit
(b) cure his sickness
(c) keep him from falling
(d) appease the gods
Question. Kunwar Singh was the headman of
(c) Chandni Chauk
Question. Kunwar Singh had not eaten anything for
(a) 6 days
(b) 8 days
(c) 14 days
(d) 16 days
Question. After the tiger attacked Har Singh, they went the extra ______ miles to the hospital at Kaladhungi
Question. Kunwar Singh was the headman of Chandni Chauk and the best shikari in:
(d) West Bengal
Question. Jim Corbett also learnt how to make ___________ from Kunwar Singh.
(c) right decision
(d) mental maps
Question. The mass from Har Singh’s stomach was
(a) left as it was
(b) eaten up by the tiger
(c) put back into his stomach
(d) cut off and thrown
Question. The name of Jim Corbett’s elder brother is:
Question. There were times when for weeks on end Kunwar Singh would not leave his village because he had a horror of
(c) the police
Question. Aladia was the _____ of Kaladhungi.
(c) post master
Question. Jim Corbett, though initially a great hunter, later became known for being
(a) an officer of the Indian Army
(b) a murderer
(c) an animal conservationist
(d) a poet
Question. After the tiger attacked Har Singh, he was taken to the hospital at
(d) Chandni Chauk
Question. One day, in the month of April, Kunwar Singh went hunting with
(a) His eldest son
(b) Jim Corbett
(c) Har Singh
(d) The village chief
Question. As fees for the doctor at Kaladhungi hospital, Kunwar Singh offered
(a) 1 rupee
(b) 2 rupees
(c) 3 rupees
(d) 4 rupees
Question. Corbett was displeased because Kunwar Singh had been laid in his servant’s hut to die like
(a) wretched animal
(b) a drug addict
(c) common labourer
(d) an outcaste and beggar
Question. “You are no longer a boy, but a man; … and never be afraid, provided you learn how to climb trees”. Who said these lines?
(b) Har Singh
(d) Kunwar Singh
Fill in the Blanks:
Question. When Kunwar Singh and Har Singh went to the jungle, it was _________who broke the wing of a pea fowl.
Question. Kunwar Singh paid land revenue of Rs ___________
Question. Opium was known as the ______ of the foot-hills.
Question. Kunwar Singh had fallen to the curse of _______.
Question. With a constitution weakened by ___________, the pernicious habit grew on Kunwar Singh.
Question. Kunwar Singh’s youngest son was _______ years old when he called Jim Corbett to their house.
Question. Jim Corbett lit a ___________ and put it against Kunwar Singh’s lips after treating his illness.
Question. The ‘dying’ Kunwar Singh’s fingers were being held round the tail of a ______
Question. Aladia was a __________ seller and postmaster at Kaladhungi
Question. Corbett made Kunwar Singh take an oath with a string tied round his finger and a _________ leaf in his hand.
Question. Jim Corbett’s elder brother was named ________
Question. The ___________ tail is the only way by which the departing spirit can cross the river.
Question. As the headman of Chandni Chauk, Kunwar Singh lived in a big ______house with a slate roof.
Question. The villagers in “Kunwar Singh” believed that the soul of a dead person had to cross a River of _______.
Question. Kunwar Singh died peacefully _____ years later after being saved by Corbett.
Question. One of the most important things that Kunwar Singh taught Jim Corbett was the making of _______ maps.
Question. Kunwar Singh was the best and most successful poacher in ______.
Question. Kunwar Singh and Har Singh were attacked by a _______
Question. In the jungle, Kunwar Singh and Har Singh avoided the road because they were afraid of the _____________.
Question. ______________________ advice is central to the narration of the story Kunwar Singh.