Hi Everyone!! This article will share The Tree and The River Questions & Answers.
In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of The Seed of Truth, The Magic Fish and Swami Vivekananda so, you can check these posts as well.
The Tree and The River Questions & Answers
- Drought – long period with no rain
- Wiping – clearing
- Choking – fill a space to make movement difficult/have trouble breathing
- Comfort – make someone feel better from worries or problems
- Volunteers – people who work for an organization without money
- Mercy – kindness
- Seriously – importantly and carefully
- Mass – a large number of
- Planting – an act of growing plants and trees
Question 1: Who are the two characters talking to each other?
Answer: The tree and the river are the two characters talking to each other.
Question 2: What does the expression “the waste is choking around me” mean in the story.
Answer: The expression “the waste is choking around me” means that the river is filled with waste as everyone is dumping waste into it.
Question 3: Why was the river crying?
Answer: The river was crying as there was hardly any water left in it. everyone was dumping waste into it and it was going to die soon.
Question 4: “I can’t live any more in this condition”. Why did the river say so?
Answer: The river said so because everyone was dumping waste into it and it was choking the river.
Question 5: Why did they comfort each other?
Answer: Both the river and the tree were facing problem. The river told the tree that it was going to die very soon. There was no water left in it. In the same way, the tree told his friend (river) that people are cutting down trees without any mercy. It also felt that there was no water for its roots. So, they both comforted each other.
Question 6: How did they convey the problem to the green club?
Answer: They conveyed the problem to the green club by writing a letter to the club.
Question 7: How was their problem solved?
Answer: The Green Club Volunteers took the issue seriously. They started a mass tree planting activity. Also, they took all possible steps to save the trees and keep the rivers clean. After a few months, the river looked fresh and happy. The tree too became green. Thus, their problem was solved.
So, these were The Tree and The River Questions & Answers.