Old Man at the Bridge Treasure Trove Short Stories Workbook Solutions Ch-2 Passage-3

Old Man at the Bridge Treasure Trove Short Stories Workbook Solutions Ch-2 Passage-3.  Question with answer of Workbook of Short story Book “Treasure Trove”. All the solutions has been given as council latest prescribe guideline. Therefore you can achieve your goal in next upcoming exam of council. Visit official website CISCE for detail information about ICSE Board Class-10 English.

Old Man at the Bridge Treasure Trove Short Stories Workbook Solutions Ch-2 Passage-3

Board ICSE
Class 10th (X) / 9th (IX)
Subject English
Book Name Treasure Trove
Chapter-2 Old Man at the Bridge

Old Man at the Bridge Treasure Trove Short Stories Workbook Solutions Ch-2 Passage-3

Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follow

Passage 3 –  “There were three……………….“but thank you very much.

Question 1. Why can not the old man walk further?

Answer:  He was very tired because he was seventy-six years old man and he had come from 12 kilometers away.

Question 2. Why did the old man have to leave his animals?

Answer:  there was going to be artillery fire told by captain in the town hence The Old man left his town and animals

Question 3. Does the old man have a family? What were the animals he was worried about?

Answer: No, The old man had not family, He has only the animals. He had a cat and goat which would “be all right as it could survive on its own,

Question 4. Why did the soldier tell the old man that it was not a good place to stop?

Answer: The soldier told the old man that it was not a good place to stop because the enemy was advancing and soon their planes would launch bombs on the bridge.

Question 5. Where did the narrator want the old man to go?

Answer: The narrator wanted the old man to go up the road to where it divided for Tortosa as there were trucks there which would take the old man to Barcelona.

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