Class x Holiday Home Work
Task for 5 days
Read any book and summarize it in the form of PowerPoint Presentation (slides). The slides must be in the following order:
General information about the book
Summary of the story
Moral/ what you get from the story
Note- You can include different pictures related to the text in the slides. Presentation in form of paragraph will not be accepted. It must be in points. The slides must not be more than 10- 15.
Describe the following proverbs in your own words in not more than 50 words-
- No gains without pains
- All’s well that ends well
Be a poet, now compose a poem two lines have been composed for you-
Moon moon come and shine,
I have finished dinner of mine,
Write 20 words starting with ‘A’ and give at least two- two antonyms of each.
Write 10 words starting with B and give at least one- one synonym of each
Suppose that you were on a morning walk and caught in a heavy storm, how did you manage to save yourself. Compose a story within 150 words.
Explain the following famous personality with the help of the given hints.
Atal Vihari Vajpayee
Born-25 December 1924 (age 88) Gwalior State, Political party-Bharatiya Janata Party (1980–present) Spouse- Bachelor, Children- Namita, Neharika, (Both Adopted) Education- Victoria College (Now Laxmibai College), Gwalior DAV College, Kanpur, Famous Book- Meri Ikyavan Kavitayen, Religion- Hinduism.
Full Name-William Henry Gates III, Born- October 28, 1955 (age 57), Seattle, Washington, U.S. Residence- Medina, Washington, U.S., Nationality- American, Occupation- Co-founder and Chairman of Microsoft ,Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, CEO of Cascade Investment, Chairman of Corbis, Years active- 1975–present, Net worth- US$ 66 billion (2012) Religion- Agnostic ,Spouse- Melinda Gates (1994-present), Children- Jennifer Katherine Gates, Rory John Gates, Phoebe Adele Gates, Parents- William H. Gates, Sr. Mary Maxwell Gates.
Born Charles Spencer Chaplin 16 April 1889 London, England (unverified), Died 25 December 1977 (aged 88) Corsier-sur-Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland Other names Charlie Occupation Actor, comedian, film director, film producer, screenwriter, editor, composer Years active 1899–1976 Spouse(s) Mildred Harris (m. 1918–1920; divorced) Lita Grey (m. 1924–1927; divorced) Paulette Goddard(1936–1942; divorced) Oona O’Neill (m. 1943–1977; his death)
Born – 28 September 1929 (age 84) Indore, Central India Agency, British India ,Other names – Didi, Nightingale of India. Occupation– Playback singer Years active 1942–present Spouse(s) none Parents- Deenanath Mangeshkar Shevanti Mangeshkar ,Relatives -Asha Bhosle (Sister). Usha Mangeshkar (Sister). Meena Mangeshkar (Sister). Hridaynath Mangeshkar (Brother). Awards Bharat Ratna 2001 Padma Bhushan 1969, Padma Vibhushan 1999, Dada Saheb Phalke Award 1989, Maharashtra Bhushan Award 1997, NTR National Award 1999, National Film Awards (3), Guinness Book of World Records 1984 (most recorded artist in history 1948-1987)
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Preceded by Position Established Succeeded by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Personal details- Born 3 December 1884 Ziradei, Siwan, Bihar, Bengal Presidency, British India (now in Bihar, India) Died 28 February 1963 (aged 78) Patna, Bihar, India Nationality Indian Political party Indian National Congress , Spouse(s) Rajvanshi Devi (d.1962)
Narendra Damodardas Modi
Born – Narendra Damodardas Modi 17 September 1950 (age 63) Vadnagar, Gujarat, India Political party Bharatiya Janata Party Spouse(s) Jashodaben (child marriage, estranged) Alma mater Gujarat University Delhi University Religion Hinduism Assumed office 7 October 2001 Governor Sunder Singh Bhandari Kailashpati Mishra Balram Jakhar Nawal Kishore Sharma S. C. Jamir Kamla Beniwal Preceded by Keshubhai Patel General Secretary of BJP In office 19 May 1998 – October 2001 Succeeded by Sunil Shastri National Secretary of BJP In office 20 November 1995 – 19 May 1998
Bhupinder Singh Hooda
Born – 15 September 1947 (age 66) Sanghi village, Rohtak district Punjab, (now Haryana) India Nationality – Indian Political party – Indian National Congress Spouse(s) -Asha Hooda Children – son Deepender Singh Hooda, MP and a daughter Assumed office 5 March 2005.
Born – 17 March 1990 (age 24), Dhindar village, Ghaziabad district, Uttar Pradesh Residence – Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) Weight – 60 kg (130 lb) Handedness – Right Coach – Pullela Gopichand Atik Jauhari Highest ranking , 2 (2 December 2010; 20 July 2013) Current ranking , 8 (9 January 2014)