Sunday, October 18, 2009

My Bank Account (Questions and Answers)

Q.1: According to author, what is the effect upon him of entering a bank to do business?

Ans: According to author when he enters a bank to do business, he gets frightened.

Q.2: Why did author decide to open an account?

Ans: The author decided to open an account with a bank because his salary had been raised to fifty six dollars a month and he felt that the bank was only place for it.

Q.3: What was the manager’s reaction when the author told him that he would like to see him alone?

Ans: When the author told the manager that he would like to see him alone the mangers looked at him with some anxiety. He felt that he had a terrible secret to tell.

Q.4: Why did manager looked relieved when he knew the purpose of author’s visit?

Ans: The manger looked relieved when author told him that he was not a detective but he wanted to open an account in his bank.

Q.5: What is the equivalent of fifty American dollars in Pakistan currency?

Ans: The equivalent of fifty American dollars in Pakistani currency is about 3000 rupees. The rate is Rs: 60 per dollar. It goes on changing time to time.

Q.6: What mistake did author make when he wrote the cheque?

Ans: When author wrote the cheque he wrote the figure of 56 instead of 6.

Q.7: Explain the meaning of Clerk’s question. How will you have it?

Ans: The Clerk wanted to know in what denomination of currency notes or coins, the author would like to cash the cheque.

Q.8: Why was there a roar of laughter when the author left the bank?

Ans: There was a roar of laughter when the author left the bank. Every one there had laughed at the fool that the author had made himself of by his funny behaviours.

Q.9: The author, Stephen Leacock was respected university teacher and a highly successful writer. Do you think this is a true story?

Ans: Keeping status of author Stephen Leacock in view I think that the story is not true.

Q.10: Why is it wiser to keep one’s money in a bank than to hoard it in one’s home?

Ans: It is wiser to keep one’s money in bank, rather than to hoard it in one’s home for a number of reasons. In bank it is safe from thieves and burgles, from one’s own temptation to spend and to keep it there for benefit of country.

2 comments:

  1. sir,i want answer,s of these questions:
    1.what had happened to the author?
    2.discuss the humour of Stephen Lecoack's story"My bank account"?
    3what does the story make us laugh?
    4.what was manager's reaction when he knew the purpose of the author,s Visit?

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  2. itne short answer

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