My Cat Knows Karate Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share My Cat Knows Karate Questions & Answers.

This poem is written by Kenn Nesbitt. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of Katy Walks Again, One Stormy Night and Looking Glass River so, you can check these posts as well.

My Cat Knows Karate Questions & Answers

Question 1: Write True or False:

1. The poet’s turtle knew karate – False
2. The poet’s pets were trained by masters of martial arts – False
3. The poet’s pets practiced their punches, blocks and kicks – True
4. The pets were fearless and brave – False
5. The mouse play a prank on the other pets – True

Question 2: How did the cat, frog, poodle and turtle become black belts?

Answer: The poet’s cat, frog, poodle and turtle became black belts by watching TV. They watched some movies starring the famous action-film stars Chuck Norris, Bruce Lee, Jean Claude Van Damme and Jackie Chan. They also practiced their punches, blocks and kicks till they mastered the martial art tricks.

Question 3: Were the animals good at guarding the poet’s house? Why or why not?

Answer: No, the animals were not good at guarding the poet’s house because they were easily scared by the poet’s mouse.

Question 4: What does the poet mean by the expression ‘crack-up’?

Answer: By the expression ‘crack-up’, the poet means someone who plays a joke and pranks others. In the poem, the poet tells us that the mouse played a prank on the other pets by driving a tank.

Question 5: Do you think the poem is humorous? Give reasons for your answer.

Answer: Yes, I think the poem is humorous as the poet gives human attributes to his pets and talks about them knowing martial arts. They have all learnt martial art tricks through watching movies starringChuck Norris, Bruce Lee, Jean Claude Van Damme and Jackie Chan on television and have become black belts. They seem to practice their punches, blocks and kicks and are apparently capable of guarding the house but are frightened by his mouse which appears to play pranks on them. Though the animals have become black belts, they are afraid of a mouse which adds humour to the ending of the poem too.

Question 6: Give two examples of alliteration from the poem.

Answer:

  • Liked Learning Lessons
  • My Mouse

Question 7: Write a few pairs of rhyming words from the poem.

Answer: Kicks-tricks, House-mouse and Prank-tank.

So, these were My Cat Knows Karate Questions & Answers.