“The Why-Why Girl : Question and Answers” is a powerful and moving exploration of the importance of curiosity and the power of knowledge. The story follows the protagonist, Moyna, a young tribal girl who is constantly asking questions. Read More Class 7 English Quesiton and Answers.
The Why–Why Girl Question and Answers
Look at the picture and answer the following questions.
What do you read in the logo?
I read ‘Beti Bachao…. Beti Padhao’ in the logo. The given logo tells us that we should save girl child. It also stresses the importance of the girl child education.
What is the meaning of ‘Beti Padhao-Beti Bachao’?
This means ‘a girl child must be saved and she should study’.
Name some famous women personalities.
P.V. Sindhu in badminton, Kalpana Chawla in aerospace, Sakunthala in Mathematics, Sunitha in playback singing and Savitri in film acting.
Talk about any girl child of high achievement.
Shamili, also known as Baby Shamili, is an Indian actress. She has worked in Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Telugu films. She won the National Film Award for Best Child Art-ist for her character in the movie ‘Anjali’.
What are your future expectations as a girl child?
As a girl child, I have the following future expectations.
- I would like to get equal opportunities with my brother.
- I would like to have higher education.
- I would like to take part in awareness programmes regarding women empowerment.
- I would like to look after my parents with love and affection.
- I would like to become a doctor.
- I would like to serve the poor and the needy.
Questions Given In The Lesson
Possible answers to the questions given in the middle of the lesson :
Do you have any pet name?
Yes, I have. My pet name is ‘Bablu’.
Mention at least five pet names that are popular in your area.
1) Pandu, 2) Nani, 3) Janu, 4) Bujji, 5) Sweety, 6) Deepu, 7) Appu, 8) Lucky, 9) Venky, 10) Lalli, etc.
Are there any children in your surroundings who work for others?
Yes, there are some children in our surroundings who work for others. Some work. Some children feed the cattle of others. Some children do the household work.
Mention some fields where we see children working?
Children work in fields, in factories, down mines, as servants or maids, or selling goods in the street or at markets. Girls are more likely than boys to do domestic work, such as cleaning, making food and serving.
Is it right Moyna expecting thanks from the landlord?
Yes, it is right Moyna expecting thanks from the landlord for her services because any service deserves thanks.
Are you curious like Moyna? Why?
Yes, I am curious like Moyna because asking questions with why makes us know the reasons for many things. This gives us knowledge.