Category: Class XI

Summary of ‘Discovering Tut: the Saga Continues’ with important Questions/Answers, Class XI, Hornbill

Discovering Tut: the Saga Continues (By: A.R. Williams) This chapter is based on archaeology and its pros and cons. It is based on a king’s life namely Tut who died unexpectedly. He was just a teenager then and since then, his death has been a mystery for people who suspect him to be murdered which could

Summary of ‘We are not Afraid to Die, if We can All be Together’ with important questions and answers, Class XI, Hornbill

Summary of ‘We Are Not Afraid To Die If We Can All Be Together’ (By: Gordon Cook and Alan East)   This chapter is all about narrator’s journey from Plymouth, England whereby he decides to break the record of Captain James Cook which was made 200 years ago. He with his wife, Mary & with

Summary of The Portrait of a Lady with important questions and answers (Written by : Khushwant Singh)

The Portrait of a Lady (By: Khushwant Singh) This chapter revolves around narrator’s memorable moments with his grandmother. He recounts the days which he had spent with his grandmother since his childhood. He sheds some light on the pious personality of his grandmother who would take pains to grow him up. According to him, his

Summary of ‘Albert Einstein at School’ with Important Questions/Answers, Class XI, Chapter-4, English

Summary of Albert Einstein at School By : Patrick Pringle   This chapter centers around Albert Einstein who is considered as one of the greatest physicists of all time. This extract describes the circumstances which lead to his expulsion from a German school. When this chapter begins, we find Albert arguing with his history teacher

Summary of Ranga’s Marriage with Important Question/Answers, Class XI Literature, Snapshots

Summary of Ranga’s Marriage This chapter is all about life in villages where child marriage is still a common practice. It is an interesting story of how a person manipulates to get a young boy married to an eleven-year-old-girl. It revolves around a boy namely Ranga, an accountant’s son, who returns back from Bangalore after

Summary of ‘The Summer of the Beautiful White Horse’ with Important Questions/Answers, Class XI Literature

This chapter is all about two Armenian boys namely Aram and Mourad who belong to Garoghlanian family, famous for their honesty and trust for years. When the chapter begins, we find a nine year old Aram waking up to the continuous tapping at the window. On opening the window, he finds Mourad (cousin) sitting on