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Question 1:

What did the physicians ask Saeeda’s mother to do to get well? Did their advice help her? If not, why not?

Answer:

The physicians told Saeeda’s mother that in order to get well, she should not eat normal food and should confine herself to her small, dingy room with the doors and windows fastened, deprived of sunshine and fresh air.

No, their advice did not help her because good food, fresh air and sunshine were the things that she needed to get better.



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Question 2:

What did the specialist prescribe in addition to medicine?

Answer:

In addition to medicine, the specialist prescribed a normal diet − chapati, vegetables, milk, fruits, etc., as well as sunshine and fresh air.



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Question 3:

What did Saeeda tell the sunrays to do?

Answer:

Saeeda told the sunrays to come the next day with lots of warmth and brightness because her mother was ill and needed their help.



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Question 4:

Why were the sunrays keen to go down to the earth the next day?

Answer:

The sunrays were keen to go down to the earth the next day because they had given their word to Saeeda, whose mother was ill and needed their help. They felt that if they did not go, the people of earth would call them liars.



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