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Are you preparing your English chapter, the two stories of flying? Take this quiz on two stories about flying to see how much you have understood and what you remember. The story is basically a combination of two stories. So, if you have read it well, this is going to be an easy practice quiz. All the best for a perfect score on this quiz as well as your exams! Do share the quiz with others.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is the author of “His First Flight”?

    • A.

      Paulo Coehlo

    • B.

      Roal Dahl

    • C.

      Frederick Forsyth

    • D.

      Liam O’ Flaherty

    Correct Answer
    D. Liam O’ Flaherty
  • 2. 

    Who is the author of “Black Aeroplane”?

    • A.

      Frederick Forsyth

    • B.

      Paulo Coehlo

    • C.

      Roal Dahl

    • D.

      Liam O’ Flaherty

    Correct Answer
    A. Frederick Forsyth
    Explanation
    Frederick Forsyth is the author of “Black Aeroplane”.

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  • 3. 

    What did the seagull's mother get for it in food?

    • A.

      Insects

    • B.

      Rodents

    • C.

      Fish

    • D.

      Rodents

    Correct Answer
    C. Fish
    Explanation
    The seagull's mother got fish for it in food.

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  • 4. 

    The airplane was twisting in the air because

    • A.

      It was a dark night.

    • B.

      It was a stormy night.

    • C.

      There was no fuel.

    • D.

      None of the above.

    Correct Answer
    B. It was a stormy night.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "it was a stormy night." This can be inferred because the question mentions that the airplane was twisting in the air, which suggests that it was experiencing turbulence. Stormy nights are often associated with turbulent weather conditions, including strong winds and heavy rain, which can cause airplanes to twist and experience difficulty in maintaining stability. Therefore, it is reasonable to conclude that the airplane was twisting due to the stormy weather.

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  • 5. 

    Why was the seagull exhausted?

    • A.

      Due to a strange exercise

    • B.

      Due to running fast

    • C.

      Due to crying

    • D.

      Due to illness

    Correct Answer
    A. Due to a strange exercise
    Explanation
    The seagull was exhausted because it had engaged in a strange exercise. This suggests that the exercise was unusual or strenuous, causing the seagull to become tired.

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  • 6. 

    The seagull was afraid of

    • A.

      Swimming

    • B.

      Running

    • C.

      Flying

    • D.

      Walking

    Correct Answer
    C. Flying
    Explanation
    The seagull was afraid of flying because it is a bird and flying is its natural mode of transportation. It is unusual for a bird to be afraid of flying, as it is an essential skill for survival and obtaining food. This fear may be due to a traumatic experience or a physical limitation that prevents the seagull from flying confidently.

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  • 7. 

    What compelled it to fly?

    • A.

      Injury 

    • B.

      Hunger

    • C.

      Death

    • D.

      Threatening

    Correct Answer
    B. Hunger
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Hunger. When an animal is hungry, it is driven to find food in order to satisfy its nutritional needs. In this case, the question is asking what motivated the animal to fly, implying that it was seeking food by taking to the air.

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  • 8. 

    Which control station did the pilot contact on the way?

    • A.

      England

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      Paris

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    C. Paris
    Explanation
    The pilot contacted the control station in Paris while on the way.

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  • 9. 

    The pilot was unable to ________ anything.

    • A.

      See

    • B.

      Hear 

    • C.

      Speak

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. See
    Explanation
    In the sentence provided, the phrase "unable to" indicates that the pilot was incapable of performing various actions. The word "anything" emphasizes the breadth of these limitations. Therefore, when it says the pilot was unable to "see, hear, speak," it implies a complete inability to perform these functions. The phrase "all of the above" encompasses each of these actions, confirming that the pilot was unable to perform any of them.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following instruments stopped working during this storm?

    • A.

      Radio 

    • B.

      Compass

    • C.

      Both

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    C. Both
    Explanation
    During the storm, both the radio and the compass stopped working.

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