Q1. Why would the engineer feel he would find water easily?
Ans. The engineer was an expert in drilling and digging wells. He had studied reports and maps and felt sure that the water would be easily found.
Q2. Whom did the engineer address?
Ans. The engineer addressed his trusted team.
Q3.Where did they drill first?
Ans. They first drilled at the foot of a small hill.
Q4.Did the engineer found water in the first attempt?
Ans No, the engineer didn't find water on the first day.
Q5.Why did the engiener's face grow anxious and grey?
Ans. The engineer's face grew anxious and grey because even on the third day they did not find water .