NCERT Solutions Class 5 English Poem 1 Ice Cream Man

Scroll down for PDF

NCERT Solutions for Class 5 English Marigold Poem 1 Ice Cream Man

1. In which season is ice-cream popular?

Ans. Ice-cream is popular in summer season.

2. Who feels joyful on seeing the Ice-Cream Man?

Ans. The speaker feels joyful on seeing the Ice-Cream Man.

3. Name the different flavours of ice-cream the Ice cream Man has in his cart.

Ans. The Ice-cream Man has vanilla, chocolate and strawberry flavours of ice-cream in his cart.

4. What are the two things that the Ice-Cream man is selling?

Ans. The Ice-cream Man is selling ice-cream cart is compared to a flower bed.

5. Write about some of the exciting and enjoyable things that one can do in the winter season.

Ans. In winter season, we can eat hot sandwiches and sip hot tea or coffee. We can also sit around a fire and eat popcorn, rewaris and peanuts.

6. List as many summer activities as you can.

Ans. Swimming, tracking going for picnic in the evening, drawing sketches/painting, reading story books, playing video games and cricket.

7. Now group these activities into indoor and outdoor activities.

Ans. Indoor activities: Playing indoor games, drawing/painting, reading story books.

Outdoor activities: Swimming, tracking, playing cricket, going for picnic.

8. What are some of the different sounds you hear when the Ice-cream man comes?

Ans. I hear sound of ringing a bell.

I hear Ice-cream man’s cries loudly.

I hear the joyful shouting of the children.

9. Find out and write a report.

Here is a report on Uncle Lal’s farm

Father took me to visit Uncle Lal’s diary farm. I saw all of Uncle Lal’s cows. He has fifty cows. They eat grass in the big green farms. In the evening the farmers bring them to the barn to be milked. Uncle Lal sells his milk in the city. When writing a report, remember to do these things.

 NCERT Solutions

In groups of four, write a report on different brands of ice-cream available in your area.

You may use the following clues.

(i) Start with a short introduction which contains the topic.

(ii) Then list the ice-cream brands available in your area.

(iii) Next, say which are the common flavours of ice-cream in each of the brands.

(iv) Under each brand, find out which flavours are being sold the most. Also find out their prices.

(v) Finally, write which do you think is the most popular ice-cream.

Ans. Our group visited three ice-cream parlours in our area. Mother Dairy sells three flavours, namely Mango Duiet, Vanilla and Chocoa Bar. Kwality Walls offers Orange Bar, Twister and Choco Feat. Amul has Rashberry, Cocola Bar and Surprise Bar. Prices range from Rs. 15 to Rs. 25. We tasted all of them. In my opinion, mother dairy sold by vanilla is the most popular.

10. What do the following words describe in the poem?

Ans. Joyful sight,

Little, cart,

Round, umbrella

11. Can you make these sounds?

Ans. Yes.

12. What are the describing words used in the poem for the following?

(a) _______ mounds

(b) _______ flavour

(c) ______ cluster

Ans. (a) Cooling, brown and white wounds.

(b) Vanilla, chocolate, strawberry flavour.

(c) Thick cluster

13. Draw and colour your dream ice-cream. Describe it using interesting words – the colours, the flavours, the size, how it looks, tastes, feels etc.

Ans. Here is the ice-cream of my dreams. It is a huge bar and looks like a rocket. It has layers of colours, white and chocolate. It is creamy with generous sprinkling of nuts. It has exotic taste, a mixture of several flavours in one.

 NCERT Solutions

14. Have you ever eaten kulfi, the ice-cream from North India? The following sentences describe how it is served but they are not in the correct order. Write the correct number before each sentence

Ans. Correct order is as following:

(i) The kulfiwala takes the kulfi mould out of the pitcher.

(ii) He scoops out the kulfi on a plate.

(iii) He arranges some falooda around it.

(iv) Then he pours some sweet syrup over it and serves it.



Click on the text For more study material for English please click here - English

Latest NCERT & CBSE News

Read the latest news and announcements from NCERT and CBSE below. Important updates relating to your studies which will help you to keep yourself updated with latest happenings in school level education. Keep yourself updated with all latest news and also read articles from teachers which will help you to improve your studies, increase motivation level and promote faster learning

CBSE examination board hike the fee for class 10th and 12th

The CBSE (Central Board Secondary Education) increased the examination fees for classes 10 and 12 of the 2020 boards, with no profit no loss principle, from Rs. 750 to Rs 1500, for all categories of students, including SC/ST candidates for all schools throughout India...

Tips for exam preparation

Students often get nervous during their exams. The reason behind this nervousness is either a lack of confidence or a lack of preparedness. To overcome these fears students are advised to do their preparation in such a way that will retain their confidence. For this...

CBSE Board Introduces Experiential Learning for Student

CBSE Academic Session 2019-20: Board Introduces Experiential Learning for Student: The education sector has grown for some new changes. As per the latest updates the Central Board of Secondary Education has been good in making all the possible efforts to improve...

CBSE Circular Aryabhatta Ganit Challenge

For students with a keen interest in mathematics are now provided with a better opportunity to explore their knowledge. CBSE has announced to conduct an exam for the purpose of generating interest in maths among students. It is a trial to clarify the myth that...

JEE Entrance Exam 2020 Dates Registration Admit Cards Exam Pattern

JEE Entrance exam is conducted for students who wish to pursue engineering in different subjects or categories like mechanical, CS, etc.. It is officially organized and conducted by NTA. Formerly it was organized by CBSE. It avails seats for students in IITs, NITs, and...

Studies Today