NCERT English Class 10 Chapter 3 a Letter to God CBSE Board Sample Problems Short Answer (For CBSE, ICSE, IAS, NET, NRA 2022)

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Question

How much money did Lencho demand for, how much money did Lencho really get?

Solution

Lencho has demanded loo pesos and he got only 70 pesos.

Question

What/who was his only one hope?

Solution

  • Lencho has only one hope and that՚s God itself.
  • Yes, Lencho believes that only God can help him with this.

Question

What was Lencho՚s feeling with the hail stopped?

Solution

  • After hails stopped Lencho՚s soul was filled with sadness.
  • He was worried about the lack of food for the coming year and due to this incidence, he is worried, because he and his family will go hungry for a year.

Question

Why did Lencho say the raindrops were like ″ new coins՚?

Solution

  • Lencho՚s crops were ready for harvest.
  • As raindrops would help him in getting a better harvest, resulting in more prosperity, So Lencho compares them with new coins.

Question

What were Lencho՚s feelings when the hail stopped?

Solution

  • After hail stopped, Lenchos soul was filled with sadness.
  • He could see a bleak future for him and his family.
  • He was worried about lack of food for the coming year.

Question

Why does the postmaster send money to Lencho? Why does he sign the letter ‘God’ ?

Solution

  • Postmaster was moved by Lencho՚s complete faith in the God.
  • So, he decided to send money to Lencho. Moreover, the postmaster did not want to shake Lencho՚s faith in God.
  • So, he signed the letter ‘God’ .
  • It was a good ploy to convey a message that God had himself written the letter.

Question

Why did Lencho say the raindrops were like ′ new coins?

Solution

  • Lencho՚s crops were ready for harvest.
  • As raindrops would have helped in getting a better harvest, resulting in more prosperity, so Lencho compared them with new coins.