Hi Everyone!! This article will share Mr Nobody Questions & Answers.
In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of The Story of My Experiments with Truth, The Dentist and The Crocodile and Black Beauty so, you can check these posts as well.
Mr Nobody Questions & Answers
Question 1: Choose the correct option:
1. Who is the main character in the poem?
(a) Mr Somebody
(b) Mr Nobody
(c) Mr Everybody
2. What does he do to the books?
(a) He tears books.
(b) He steals books.
(c) He reads books.
3. What does the poet say we all agree about?
(a) All the mischief is done by us.
(b) All the mischief is done by our pets.
(c) All the mischief is done by Mr Nobody.
4. What happens to the carpets?
(a) They get wet.
(b) They get soiled.
(c) They get rolled up.
5. The line – That every plate we break was cracked/By Mr Nobody mean
(a) A man called Mr Nobody broke all the plates.
(b) No one owned up to breaking the lates.
6. The door squeaks when
(a) the hinges need oiling.
(b) the hinges are well oiled.
Question 2: Read and answer the questions:
(a) Why doesn’t anybody ever see his face?
Answer: Nobody ever sees his face because Mr. Nobody is not a real person but an imaginary one blamed for all the mischief in the house.
(b) Who is blamed for breaking plates?
Answer: Mr. Nobody is blamed for breaking plates.
Question 3: Read and answer the questions:
(a) What marks are there on the door?
Answer: There are finger marks on the door.
(b) Why have the curtains faded?
Answer: The curtains have faded because the blinds have been left open and exposed to the sunlight.
(c) Whom does ‘we’ refer to here?
Answer: ‘We’ refers to the members of the family.
Question 4: Read and answer the questions:
(a) Who puts damp wood on the fire?
Answer: Mr Nobody puts damp wood on the fire.
(b) What is the meaning of ‘damp wood’?
Answer: ‘Damp wood’ means slightly wet wood.
(c) How does ‘damp wood’ prevent the kettles from boiling?
Answer: The damp wood was slightly wet so it prevented the kettle from boiling.
Question 5: What happens when Mr Nobody brings in his muddy feet?
Answer: Mr Nobody brings in his muddy feet inside the house and makes the carpet soiled.
Question 6: What characteristics of Mr Nobody do we learn about from this poem?
Answer: Mr Nobody seems to be a very mischievous, playful and irresponsible person. He doesn’t handle things with care as he breaks plates. He behaves in a very careless manner by leaving the door ajar. He seems to be very insensitive to other’s problems because he pulls out buttons from shirts and scatter pins.
So, these were Mr Nobody Questions & Answers.