Unit 3 : Essay
Chapter 3 : What I Require From Life Questions and Answers Class 11 Exercise Solution by J.B.S Haldane
Understanding the text
a. How does the writer distinguish between a peaceful age and a heroic age?
b. Why does the writer want more freedom of speech than most people?
c. According to the writer, what are the four general human needs?
d. What is the difference between desire and demand according to the writer?
e. Why does the writer demand security?
Reference to the context
a. “The satisfaction of adventure is something much more solid than a thrill.”
b. "I want the workers to see the fruit of their own work not in profits for others, but in their own and their friends' well-being."
c. Why do you think the essay has taken reference from the ancient philosopher?
d. Discuss the essay in terms of its language, purpose, subject, point of view and mode of writing.
Reference beyond the text
a. What do you require from your life to be happy and satisfied?
b. What is socialism? How is it different from capitalism?
c. Write an essay about your dream house.
=> ( Think and Write ) Imagine a house you are dreaming that may be your gaming setup house with beautiful decoration of the room or may be the house in the garden with flowers and trees.
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