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Question 1:

What is the most obvious advantage of sleep?

Answer:

The most obvious advantage of sleep is that it helps our body recover from fatigue caused by the day’s activities. We become alert and active again, ready for the normal activities of the day.



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Question 2:

What happens to our body when we sleep?

Answer:

Several things happen to our body while we are sleeping. The muscles relax, the heartbeat becomes slower, and the body temperature and the blood pressure go down. Our ever-active brain also slows down.



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Question 3:

Define a dream in your own words.

Answer:

A dream is something which the mind does when we are asleep. It is an imaginary world to which our brain goes in order to solve problems and rest.



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Question 4:

Why are dreams important? Mention two reasons.

Answer:

Dreams are very important for the human mind. They can help us sleep through noise and disturbance. Dreams also reveal a great deal about a person’s problems, and if they are understood correctly, they provide a key to the solution of those problems.



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Question 5:

Why has sleep been called a wonder?

Answer:

Sleep has been called a wonder because we do not know what exactly causes sleep, even though we know about the process and benefits of sleep.



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Question 6:

Describe briefly to the class an improbable dream you have had.

Answer:

This question requires you to use your own perspective as well as your analytical skills. The answer to the question would vary from one person to another. It is suggested that you read the text carefully and try attempting it on your own.



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