Lali MCQs Questions
Question. “How dare you disobey my orders!” These angry words were spoken by Lali’s father to
(c) Taia, his elder son
(d) Zuala, his younger son
Question. Thani is Lali’s close friend and neighbour. Her younger sister’s name is
Question. The wedding day set for Lali and Biakmawia was:
(a) 15 January
(b) 14 February
(c) 9 March
(d) 12 April
Question. “I will not marry him ever”. Who is the person Lali will not marry?
Question. There was a guest speaker in Lali’s church and he had spoken about
(a) God’s timing
(b) Resurrection of Christ
(c) Eternal Damnation
(d) The Love of God
Question. Lali’s father discovered the true nature of Mawia
(a) After the death of Zuala
(b) During the boy’s sickness
(c) When Taia went away
(d) When Zovi ran away
Question. Zuala was lying unconscious for _________ days.
Question. “Women had very little say in many matters.” This indicates that Mizo society is a predominantly ____________ society
Question. At the end of the story, Rozika
(a) Was murdered
(b) Died from a disease
(c) Driven away from the village
(d) Suspended by the church
Question. Taia did not get much profit in the plains because
(a) He was robbed on the way
(b) The grain prices had fallen
(c) He was cheated
(d) He had used his money to buy liquor
Question. Mana bunked Sunday School with his friends to
(a) Hang around aimlessly
(b) To swim in the river
(c) To drink
(d) To meet his girl friend
Question. “All my friends have those shoes”, This is said by
Question. The name of Lali’s mother is:
Question. Lali received a marriage proposal from
Question. Lali wanted to weave a ________ for herself
Question. “Women and fences are but disposables!” This adage indicates that women in Mizo society are
Question. Lali’s father accepted Rozika’s marriage proposal for Lali because of his
(a) Christian upbringing
(b) family background
(c) good education
(d) good looks
Question. _______________ was a boarder in Lali’s house.
Question. Lali does not want to marry Rozika because –
(a) he is having an affair
(b) he is too wealthy
(c) he is a scoundrel and a womanizer
(d) she thinks that they are not made for each other
Question. Lali was a Sunday School Teacher at______________ department.
Question. When the whole Mizo family went out of the house they fastened their door with a
(a) huge lock
(b) bamboo pole
(c) piece of split wood
(d) cord of rope
Question. Rozika was handsome and virile but
(a) shrewd and cunning
(b) a thief and liar
(c) stupid and clumsy
(d) arrogant and conceited
Question. In the story “Lali”, the sermon delivered by the guest speaker was on God’s
Question. Lali’s father was
(a) A preacher
(b) An alcoholic
(c) A weaver
(d) A womanizer
Question. Who said that ‘beggars cannot be choosers’ in the matter of Lali’s proposal from Rozika?
(a) Her mother
(b) Her uncle
(c) Her brother
(d) Her father
Question. Lali was of marriageable age. She was
(a) nineteen years old
(b) twenty years old
(c) twenty one years old
(d) twenty two years old
Question. There was a gap of many years between Zuala and his other siblings. While Lali was in her mid twenties, Zuala was not yet
Question. Mana bunked the Sunday School with his friends to :
(a) Hang around aimlessly
(b) Go to the river and swim
(d) None of the above
Question. Zuala was unconscious for _______
(a) Two days
(b) Three days
(c) Four days
(d) Five days
Question. Taia went to the plains to sell:
(b) canvas shoes
(c) hand pounded rice
Question. The full name of Lali is:
Question. Rozika was the son of ______________
(a) The village chief
(b) A doctor
(c) A pastor
(d) An influential man
Question. “God’s will shall prevail”. Biakmawia told this to
(d) Liana, his boarder companion
Question. Lali’s father kept silent when his son asks him the questions because
(a) He was drunk
(b) He does not know his destiny after life as he is not a believer
(c) He was sad
(d) He is angry because he has run away and has not come home yet.
Question. Lali was angry at Mana because
(a) He bunked Sunday School and was drinking
(b) He was too proud
(c) He made fun of Lali
(d) He was disobedient
Question. “How mean! You knew I desperately needed a Puan! “ This is said by
(a) Vani to Thani
(b) Lali to Taia
(c) Vani to Taia
(d) Zovi to Taia
Question. Manga is
(a) A friend of Zovi
(b) The uncle of Lali
(c) The father of Rozika
(d) The husband of Thani
Question. Rozika and Zami were suspended by the church for
(a) Disobeying the church rules
(b) Not attending sevices regularly
(c) Drinking recklessly
(d) Their immoral conduct
Question. Rozika was-
(a) an orphan
(b) the brother of Lali
(c) a friend of Vani
(d) the son of a wealthy family
Question. Lali’s mother’s name was-
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Question. Taia had gone to the plains to sell their __________
Question. The dreaded habit of slavery was abolished due to the painstaking efforts of __________ and other noble hearted men who invested time, labour, money and talent for the cause.
Question. The Bible verse that the preacher referred to when talking about God’s faithful love is ___________________________
John 3: 16
Question. Mawia had been a ______________ in their house since childhood.
Question. Lali’s full name is _________
Question. Manga is the _____________of Lali .
Question. Lali’s father initially refused to convert to _________
Question. Lali wanted skeins of thread from the plains to weave a _____________ for herself.
Question. Lali scolded her cousin ________ who had not attended Sunday School.
Question. When Mawia was told to get some sleep after having attended Zuala through the long hours of the night, he stated that he was as wide awake as the __________ fish.
Question. Rozika is a drunk and has a reputation as a __________ too.
Question. Lali ended up marrying _________
Question. Lali is a short story written in________ .
Question. Lali and her mother were weaving a __________ at the beginning of the story.
Question. The banns were put up in church : “ Biakmawia and Lalawmpuii are to be joined in holy matrimony on _________ January.
Question. Mawia had been a ________ in Lali’s house since childhood and had remained there ever since.
Question. At the opening of the story Lali, the heroine’s father is introduced to us a _______________
Question. The sermon that the Pastor in “Lali” spoke was on God’s _______
Question. “All my friends have those ____________,” Taia said.
Question. ___________ had been a boarder in Lali’s house since childhood.