NCERT Solutions for Class 7 English Honeycomb Chapter 16

Mystery of the Takling Fan (Poem) Class 7

Chapter 16 Mystery of the Takling Fan (Poem) Exercise Answers & Summary

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Working with the poem : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 97

Q1 :  

Fans don't talk, but it is possible to imagine that they do. What is it, then, that sounds like the fan's chatter?


Answer :

The fan's chatter is actually electrical. It makes sound when something is stuck in its motor.

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Q2 :  

Complete the following sentences.

(i) The chatter is electrical because _____________________________

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(ii) It is mysterious because ___________________________________

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Answer :

(i)The chatter is electrical because fans cannot talk and the sound they produce is because of something stuck in their motors producing some kind of friction, resulting in the noise they make.

(ii)It is mysterious because it seems like the sounds it is producing (chatters) are trying to say something, which the poet cannot figure out.

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Q3 :  

What do you think the talking fan was demanding?


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Q4 :  

How does an electric fan manage to throw so much air when it is switched on?


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