C.B.S.E. has introduced the novel — The Story of My Life by Helen Keller under Long Reading Text to be studied by the Class X standard students with effect from 2013-2014 session. It has been made compulsory in order to develop Reading Habit among students. This novel has been prescribed for English Communicative and English Language and Literature Courses.
Types of Questions to be asked in examinations :
I. Global Questions on the theme and plot involving interpretation and inference. (5 marks)
II. One out of two character sketches in 100 words. (5 marks)
Students need to go through this book attentively so that they can answer the questions properly. However, this book has been prepared with an objective to provide maximum support to students.
Salient Features of this Book are :
Strictly as per the latest C.B.S.E. curriculum.
Term-wise Chapter Division.
Chapterwise Summary for quick recapitulation.
Chapterwise Long Answer Questions based on theme, plot,incidents and characters.