MADURAI- 10, MOBILE: 9789513730


UNIT-I-NOVELS- Test – ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­24-ANSWERS

  1. A) The struggle of mankind against nature
  2. A. Four times
  3. A. Grace under pressure
  4. A. 1953
  5. B. Hemingway
  6. C. A cuban fisherman
  7. D. 84 days
  8. A. Manolin
  9. A. The great Di Maggio
  10. A. El Campeon
  11. C. A fish
  12. A. Life
  13. A. 1953
  14. C. A triumph
  15. A. Great Wall
  16. C. Santiago
  17. C. Tuna
  18. A. Santiago to fish
  19. C. Warbler, a Bird
  20. A. Virgin de Cobra
  21. A. The 87th day
  22. C. Santiago
  23. A) The struggle of mankind against nature
  24. A. Four times
  25. A. Grace under pressure
  26. A. Restaurant
  27. C. Ernest Hemingway
  28. A. A Cuban
  29. D) The Old Man and the Sea
  30. A) Man’s adventurous spirit
  31. D) The Old Man and the Sea
  32. A. Gulf Stream
  33. B) Cuba
  34. C) This novel won the pulitzer award in 1952 and the most coveted Nobel prize for literature in 1954
  35. B. Hemingway
  36. B. Hemingway
  37. C. A cuban fisherman
  38. D. 84 days
  39. A. Manolin
  40. A. The great Di Maggio
  41. A. El Campeon
  42. C. A fish
  43. A. Life
  44. A. 1953
  45. C. A triumph
  46. A. Great Wall
  47. C. Santiago
  48. C. Tuna
  49. A) all day and all night
  50. D) The Champion
  51. A) 2
  52. B) bone spur
  53. B) Cienfuegos
  54. A) Ties two oars together across the stern
  55. B) 84 days
  56. D) “The worst form of unlucky”
  57. D) They are the color of the sea
  58. B) Most of the fishermen mock him
  59. B) Joe DiMaggio
  60. D) Pictures
  61. C) Lions on the beach
  62. B) He believes it is imprecise, and he strives always to be exact
  63. A) A tuna
  64. C) He pulls and pulls on the line and nothing happens
  65. D) He wishes that the boy, Manolin, were with him
  66. C) 1952
  67. C) tuna
  68. D) 100 fathoms
  69. C) Havana
  70. D) it will fill its air sacks and not be able to dive deep
  71. C) it cramps
  72. B) He considers that he and the marlin are brothers, joined by the fact that they both ventured far out beyond all people and dangers in the water.
  73. The predatory hawks that await the bird’s arrival near land
  74. C) His hand cramps
  75. B) He decides to recite ten Hail Marys and ten Our Fathers
  76. A) A bone spur
  77. C) Arm wrestling
  78. D) The people who will eat the meat are unworthy
  79. B) Flying fish
  80. A) He harpoons it through the heart
  81. B) One hour
  82. D) Everything in the world kills everything else in some way
  83. A) Manolin promises to sail with him
  84. D) Swam alongside the boat as though in mourning
  85. D) Cuba
  86. D) 84
  87. C) his eyes
  88. C) His parents have told him to fish with others
  89. D) Picture of Fidel Castro
  90. D) Joe DiMaggio
  91. B) September
  92. B) Lions
  93. D) Canary Islands
  94. C) La mar
  95. D) Sardines
  96. A) Portuguese man-of-war
  97. D) Turtling
  98. A) a flock of ducks

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