NCERT Class 10 English Chapter 4 MCQs – A Question of Trust

A Question of Trust MCQ Questions with Answers


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A Question of Trust MCQs – Here is a compilation of Class 10 English MCQs of Chapter 4, A Question of Trust by Victor Canning have been compiled for students to practice. Students of Class 10 can prepare the MCQs of Chapter 4- A Question of Trust from the NCERT Footprints without Feet book. Each question has four options followed by the correct answer. Students can also take a free test of the MCQs of A Question of Trust. These MCQ Questions have been selected based on the latest exam pattern as announced by CBSE.

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Q1- Who is the author of “A Question of Trust”?

A) James Herriot
B) Ruskin Bond
C) Robert Arthur
D) Victor Canning


Q2- What did everyone think about Horace Danby?

A) good
B) honest
C) both of these
D) none of these


Q3- Who did he live with?

A) wife
B) friends
C) children
D) none of the above


Q4- How old was he?

A) about 40
B) about 50
C) about 60
D) none of the above


Q5- What did he study about the house?

A) rooms and garden
B) electric wiring
C) paths
D) all of the above


Q6- Where did the family who lived in the Grange go?

A) London
B) Las Vegas
C) Los Angeles
D) none of the above


Q7- What was Horace fond of?

A) books
B) robbing
C) locks
D) none of the above


Q8- Where was the safe?

A) bedroom
B) kitchen
C) bathroom
D) drawing room


Q9- Where was the safe hidden?

A) behind a painting
B) inside an almirah
C) it was kept open
D) none of the above


Q10- “How _____ people are when they own valuable things, Horace thought”

A) selfish
B) foolish
C) lucky
D) fortunate


Q11- How did he come to know about the safe?

A) servant
B) eavesdropping
C) by spying on them
D) a magazine article


Q12- Who is talking to Horace?

A) servant
B) sherry
C) Horace himself
D) none of the above


Q13- What was Horace’s first thought?

A) to kill them
B) to shout
C) to run
D) to blackmail them


Q14- Was he able to frighten her?

A) yes
B) no
C) he didn’t try to
D) none of the above


Q15- How did she respond when he told her to forget she ever saw him?

A) she forgot she saw him
B) she told him she won’t pretend anything like that
C) she didn’t respond
D) none of the above


Q16- How does he justify his act?

A) by saying he steals for a good reason
B) by saying he steals only from those who already have plenty
C) by saying he is not harming the society
D) all of the above


Q17- What happened on the third morning?

A) he prepared a new plan
B) he ran away
C) he got arrested by the police
D) none of the above


Q18- What was the piece of evidence against him?

A) his lighter
B) his gloves
C) his fingerprints
D) all of the above


Q19- Did anyone believe his story?

A) yes
B) no
C) maybe
D) none of the above


Q20- What did the lady say about his story?

A) it was nonsense
B) it was true
C) it was a joke
D) none of the above


Q21- What makes him angry?

A) talking about the woman
B) prison
C) talking about honour among thieves
D) none of the above


Q22- What was Horace allergic to?

A) dust
B) smell of flowers
C) pollen
D) milk


Q23- Sherry is a ____.

A) woman
B) child
C) dog
D) cat


Q24- Where had the servants gone?

A) doctor
B) movie
C) shopping
D) to meet relatives


Q25- Where were the house keys kept?

A) under the pot
B) hung on a hook
C) under the doormat
D) in the letter box

Correct Answer:B


Q26- What colour dress was the woman wearing?

A) red
B) black
C) green
D) white


Q27- How did Horace think that she was the owner’s wife?

A) She was confident
B) She knew the place well
C) Sheery rubbed against her
D) All of them


Q28- Why did the woman want him to break the lock of the safe?

A) she wanted him to steal
B) she had forgotten the numbers
C) she wanted to see if he could break it
D) none of these


Q29- Who stole the jewels?

A) Horace
B) Sherry
C) the woman
D) all of them


Q30- What does Horace do in jail?

A) Clean floor
B) Assistant Librarian
C) Typist
D) Accountant



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