Q.1. Select the correct option:
(i) Rajouri district is located in ______ State.
(b) Jammu and Kashmir
(c) Madya Pradesh
(ii) Who was the first woman to sail on a Naval Ship?
(a) Karnam Malleswari
(b) Sunitha Willams
(c) Wahida Prism
(d) PT Usha
(iii) How many months did Wahida Prism go to training before joining the armed force?
(a) 3 months
(b) 8 months
(c) 5 months
(d) 6 months.
(iv) What is the short form of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery?
(v) Prism is made of ______.
Q.2. Write True or False against the statements.
(i) Wahida is the first woman to sail on a naval ship.
(ii) She was very fond of riding a bicycle.
(iii) Wahida also led the parade.
(iv) Thannamandi is a city.
(v) She did her schooling from a convent school.
(vi) A prism reflects seven colours.
Q.3. Fill in the blanks:
(i) Wahida Prism is a doctor in Indian _________. [Army / Nevy]
(ii) She studied for _________ years to complete M.B.B.S. [ three / five]
(iii) Rajouri district is in _________ [ Jammu & Kashmir / Jharkhand]
Ans. Jammu & Kashmir
(iv) Prism is the name given by her _________ [ mother / father]
(v) Wahida was also a _________ girl. [guide / scout]
(vi) First-aid is given to every _________ on ship. [ officers and sailors / engineers]
Ans. Officers and Sailors
Q.4. Answer the questions:
(i) Who is Wahida Prism?
Ans. She is the first navy officer to led the parade.
(ii) Where does she come from?
Ans. She come from a small village Thannamandi. It is in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.
(iii) What did Wahida’s father want his daughters to become?
Ans. Her father wanted one of them to become a doctor and one a teacher and the third to become a lawyer or police officer.
(iv) What are the responsibilities of Wahida as medical officer on the ship?
Ans. Her responsibility is to make sure that everybody on the ship stays fit and healthy. She carries out medical check-ups of all the officers and sailors.
(v) What is prism? Who gave her the name Prism?
Ans. A prism is a kind of glass which reflects seven colours. Her father wanted her to be like a prism. Her father gave her name Prism.