NCERT Solutions for Class 10th Footprints Without Feet
Chapter Chapter 7. The Necklace
THINK ABOUT IT
Q1. The course of the loisels’ life changed due to the necklace. Comment.
Ans. Mme loisels’ life was very simple. She was well pretty once. She was invited by minister in the party. But she has no costume. She purchased a dress by her husband’s money. She borrowed necklace from her friend “forestier”. When she came back with her husband after attending the party. She found that her necklace was missed. Her husband borrowed 18000 francs from lenders and replaced the necklace with new. This changed loisels’s life Mr. and Mme loisel faced many difficulties. Mme loisels worked herself at home. In this way the course of the loisels, life changed due to the necklace.
Q2. what was the cause of matilda’s ruin? How could she have avoided it?
Ans. The necklace was the cause of matida’s ruin. She could have avoided it. If she did not borrow it, she did not face so difficulties, she could attend the party in simple dress. So she could have avoided it?
Q3. What would have happened to matilda if she had confessed to her friend that she had lost her necklace?
Ans. If matilda had confessed to her friend that she had lost her necklace, perhaps her friend forgave her. Matilda could not have bear so much of difficulties because the necklace was just only for 500 francs.
Q4. If you were caught in a situation like this how would you have dealt with it?
Ans. If I were caught in a situation like this, I will tell everything to the owner of necklace and after this depend on what does my friend think and say about this.