Q1. How does Toto come to grandfather’s private zoo?
Ans: Toto was in the captivity of a tonga owner. The grandfather got sympathetic with the monkey and thought that his private zoo would be a better place for Toto. So he purchased Toto from the tonga wallah for five rupees.
Q2. “Toto was a pretty monkey.” In what sense is Toto pretty?
Ans: In the story, ‘The Adventures of Toto’, Toto is an extremely mischievous monkey. Ruskin Bond describes Toto as a pretty monkey. Toto had beautiful eyes sparkling with mischief beneath deep-set eyebrows. His teeth were majestically set and flashed like a bright string of pearls. He had a long attractive tail. All this made Toto a pretty monkey.
Q3. Why does grandfather take Toto to Saharanpur and how? Why does the ticket collector insist on calling Toto a dog?
Grandfather taking Toto to Saharanpur
Q4. How does Toto take a bath? Where has he learned to do this? How does Toto almost boil himself alive?
Q5. Why does the author say, “Toto was not the sort of pet we could keep for long”?
|1. Who is the author of the story "The Adventures of Toto"?|
|2. What is the main theme of the story "The Adventures of Toto"?|
|3. What is the significance of the title "The Adventures of Toto"?|
|4. What is the moral lesson that can be learned from the story "The Adventures of Toto"?|
|5. What is the target audience for the story "The Adventures of Toto"?|