Everyone Is Differently Abled Questions & Answers

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This poem is written by Lorraine Bayes and Danny Deardorff. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions and answers of Whatif, Who Did Patrick’s Homework and Little Girls Wiser Than Men so, you can check these posts as well.

Everyone Is Differently Abled Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Defined – determined
  • Prefer – to like one thing or person better than another
  • Abled – having the skill needed to do something
  • Respond – to give a spoken or written answer to somebody/something
  • Inter-dependently – depending on one another
  • Rather – more properly or justly

Question 1: Why does the poet say everyone is differently abled?

Answer: The poet says everyone is differently abled because the ability of one person is different from that of the other and different people can do different things. Some can dance well, some can sing well, some can play well and some people can talk well.

Question 2: Suggest a way to speak without sound.

Answer: We can speak without sound by using sign language with actions and gestures.

Question 3: In which stanza are the following mentioned?

(a) Moving around but not on legs

Answer: Second stanza

(b) Painting without using hands

Answer: Third stanza

(c) Being stopped by what I cannot do, but doing something I am able to do

Answer: Fourth stanza

Question 4: Choose the appropriate option.

1. What does ability mean?

a) being able to help someone do something
b) being able to do something
c) not being able to do something

2. ‘It’s true that all of us live inter-dependently’ What does the poet mean by this?

a) All of us are independent.
b) All of us are dependent on each other.
c) All of our dependent on our ability.

3. ‘The best ability is response-ability.’ What does the poet mean by saying this?

a) The best ability is to respond to the needs of those who are differently abled.
b) The best ability is to pity the disability of others.
The best ability is to make fun of the disability of others.

Question 5: Notice the rhyming lines in the poem. Write the rhyming words for the given words. (They may or may not be from the poem)

Answer:

Ability – stability
Around – sound
See – sea, she, be
Inter-dependently – independently

So, these were Everyone is Differently Abled Questions & Answers.