NCERT Solutions for Class 10 English Main Course Book (MCB) Unit 19

Unit-5 Land of All Seasons Class 10

Unit 19 Unit-5 Land of All Seasons Exercise Answers & Summary

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Unit-5 : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 167

Q1 :  

THE TRAVEL AGENT'S NIGHTMARE

Two couples, Mr. and Mrs. Apple and Mr. and Mrs. Banana, are going on individual vacations. One person wants to fly to Kathmandu, one to London, one to Frankfurt, and one to Hong Kong.

Of these four, only two can fly on a weekend.

One of those two is going to London.

One woman wants to fly to Hong Kong on a weekend.

Her husband wants to go to Kathmandu.

Mrs. Banana must leave on a weekday.

1. Where does Mrs. Banana want to go?

(a) Kathmandu

(b) London

(c) Frankfurt

(d) Hong Kong

2. Where and when does Mr. Banana want to go?

(a) to London on a weekend

(b) to Kathmandu on a weekend

(c) to Frankfurt on a weekend

(d) to Hong Kong on a weekday

(e) to London on a weekday

3. Who wants to fly to Kathmandu?

(a) Mrs. Banana

(b) Mr. Banana

(c) Mrs. Apple

(d) Mr. Apple


Answer :

1. (d) Hong Kong

2. (b) to Kathmandu on a weekend

3. (b) Mr. Banana

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Q2 :  

Fill in information from the text to complete the notes on the passage.

India: Destination of the Millennium

I. To a tourist it offers

a. ................... topography

b. …………….beauty

c. ……………..diversity

II. Traditional yet modern

a. shopping: ...................

b. family structure: …………….

c. medicine : ……………..

III. Indian hospitality

a. belief: ...................

b. attitude: …………….

c. unique selling point(USP): ……………..

IV. Ministry of Tourism, GOI proposal

a. name of the prog: ...................

b. train people to …………….

c. boost ……………..

d. effort to preserve……………

e. inculcating sense of………


Answer :

India: Destination of the Millennium

I. To a tourist it offers

a. diverse topography

b. natural beauty

c. cultural diversity

II. Traditional yet modern

a. shopping: bustling haats and swanky malls

b. family structure: emergence of nuclear families but a reluctance to let go on the joint family system

c. medicine : destination for both ayurveda and modern medical tourism

III. Indian hospitality

a. belief: honouring guests equals to honouring God

b. attitude: A guest is welcomed into our home and hearth with cheerful gratitude

c. unique selling point(USP): The Sanskrit adage 'atithi devo bhava'

IV. Ministry of Tourism, GOI proposal

a. name of the prog: "Atithi Devo Bhavah Program"

b. train people to become sensitive towards tourists

c. boost tourism in India

d. effort to preserve our rich heritage and culture

e. inculcating a sense of responsibility towards tourists

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Q3 :  

List the factors that you think inhibit tourists from coming to India. Find practical solutions to each of them. Give reasons to support your solutions.


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Q4 :  

Cultural Tourism is travel to experience the arts or history of a location or travel to immerse oneself in the language, society, or culture of a region.

This brings people into contact with each other and can foster understanding between people and cultures. This helps people to develop mutual sympathy and understanding and to reduce prejudices. The jobs created by tourism can act as a very important motivation to reduce emigration from rural areas.

However, this causes cultural and environmental destruction. Moreover, at times tribes do not survive infections that are got in to the area by the tourists.

Write an article on "The Two Sides of Tourism Industry".


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