Indian Railway Journey
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Indian Railway Journey

Test your memory of the Jijamata Express journey from Pune to Bombay in this quiz based on the provided text.

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Questions and Answers

Match the following train stations with their location on the Pune-Bombay route:

Lonavala = First stop after Pune Karjat = Brief stop after the ghat section Kalyan = Roared through at great speed Sarhad = Small station beyond a long tunnel

Match the following actions with Professor Gaitonde's plan in Bombay:

Browse through history books in a big library = Find out how the present state of affairs was reached Have a long talk with Rajendra Deshpande in Pune = Seek understanding of what had happened Return to Pune eventually = To have a long talk with Rajendra Deshpande Check permits at Sarhad station = Performed by an Anglo-Indian in uniform

Match the following descriptions with the Jijamata Express and the Deccan Queen:

Jijamata Express = Made a brief stop at Karjat and roared through Kalyan Deccan Queen = Had no industrial townships outside Pune

Match the following places with Professor Gaitonde's thoughts about them:

<p>Bombay = Plan to browse through history books in a big library Pune = Planned to return and have a long talk with Rajendra Deshpande Sarhad station = Stopped beyond a long tunnel for permit checks Kalyan = Raced through at great speed</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the first stop after Pune on the Pune-Bombay route?

<p>The first stop was Lonavala.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following actions with Professor Gaitonde's thoughts about them:

<p>Arrived at a plan of action in Bombay = Felt he should have thought of it sooner as a historian Planned to browse through history books in a big library = Surest way of finding out how the present state of affairs was reached Planned to return to Pune eventually = To have a long talk with Rajendra Deshpande for understanding Assumption about Rajendra Deshpande's existence = Doubted if someone called Rajendra Deshpande existed in this world</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was Professor Gaitonde's plan of action in Bombay as a historian?

<p>To go to a big library and browse through history books.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who did Professor Gaitonde plan to have a long talk with upon returning to Pune?

<p>Rajendra Deshpande.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the Anglo-Indian in uniform do at the small station called Sarhad?

<p>He went through the train checking permits.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the name of the express train that sped along the Pune-Bombay route?

<p>The Jijamata Express.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Study Notes

Pune-Bombay Route

  • The Pune-Bombay route has several train stations, which need to be matched with their location.
  • The first stop after Pune on the Pune-Bombay route is unknown (but will be revealed).

Professor Gaitonde's Plan

  • Professor Gaitonde has a plan of action in Bombay as a historian.
  • His plan involves certain actions that need to be matched with his thoughts about them.
  • Upon returning to Pune, he plans to have a long talk with someone.

Trains

  • The Jijamata Express and the Deccan Queen are two trains that need to be matched with their descriptions.
  • The Deccan Queen is an express train that speeds along the Pune-Bombay route.

Incidents

  • At the small station called Sarhad, an Anglo-Indian in uniform did something (which is unknown).

People

  • Professor Gaitonde is a historian who has thoughts about different places and actions.
  • He plans to have a long talk with someone upon returning to Pune.

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