Chapter 5: "At the High School"


1. How did Gandhi perform in high school?




2. Describe what Gandhi was like in high school, and provide some examples for your evaluation of his character.








3. Why did Gandhi dislike gymnastics as a boy?






4. What happened to Gandhi because he missed school on Saturday?




5. What does Gandhi mean when he says, "I saw that a man of truth must also be a man of care"?












6. Explain how Gandhi overcame his troubles learning geometry.









7. How did Gandhi feel about learning Sanskrit, and what changed his attitude toward the language?