NCERT Solutions for class 11 English Core Hornbill The Adventure

NCERT Solutions for class 11 English Core Hornbill The Adventure Class 11 English Core Class book solutions are available in PDF format for free download. These ncert book chapter wise questions and answers are very helpful for CBSE board exam. CBSE recommends NCERT books and most of the questions in CBSE exam are asked from NCERT text books. Class 11 English Core chapter wise NCERT solution for English Core part 1 and English Core part 2 for all the chapters can be downloaded from our website and myCBSEguide mobile app for free.

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NCERT Solutions for class 11 English Core Hornbill The Adventure

NCERT Class 11 English Core Chapter-wise Solutions

English core Part I (Hornbill)

  • 1 :  The Portrait Of A Lady Summary
  • 2 :  A Photograph Summary
  • 3 :  We’re Not Afraid To Die…If We Can All Be Together Summary
  • 4 : Discovering Tut: The Saga Continues Summary
  • 5 : The Voice Of The Rain Summary
  • 6 : The Ailing Planet: The Green Movement’s Role Summary
  • 7 : The Browning Version Summary
  • 8 : Childhood Summary
  • 9 : Father To Son Summary

English core Part II (Snapshot)

  • 1- The Summer of the Beautiful White Horse
  • 2- The Address
  • 3- Ranga’s Marriage
  • 4- Albert Einstein at School
  • 5- Mother’s Day
  • 6- The Ghat of the only World
  • 7- Birth
  • 8- The Tale of Melon City

NCERT Solutions for class 11 English Core Hornbill The Adventure

1. Notice these expressions in the text.

Infer their meaning from the context.
i) blow-by-blow account
ii) de facto
iii) morale booster
iv) astute
v) relegated to
vi) doctored accounts
vii) political acumen
viii) gave vent to


Page No: 69 Understanding the Text

I.Tick the statements that are true.
1. The story is an account of real events.
2. The story hinges on a particular historical event.
3. Rajendra Deshpande was a historian.
4. The places mentioned in the story are all imaginary.
5. The story tries to relate history to science.

II. Briefly explain the following statements from the text.
1.“You neither travelled to the past nor the future. You were in the present experiencing a different world.”
2. “You have passed through a fantastic experience: or more correctly, a catastrophic experience.”
3. Gangadharpant could not help comparing the country he knew with what he was witnessing around him.
4. “The lack of determinism in quantum theory!”
5. “You need some interaction to cause a transition.”

Talking about the Text

1. Discuss the following statements in groups of two pairs, each pair in a group taking opposite points of view.
(i) A single event may change the course of the history of a nation.
(ii) Reality is what is directly experienced through the senses.
(iii) The methods of inquiry of history, science and philosophy are similar.

2. (ii) Why do you think Professor Gaitonde decided never to preside over meetings again?

NCERT Solutions for Class 11 English Core

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