Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Summary


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What kind of animal is Rikki-Tikki-Tavi, from the short story 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi'?

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1. In the short story 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi', why was Darzee upset with Nag?

2. In the short story 'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi', why did Teddy's father say it was good for Rikki-Tikki to sleep in Teddy's room?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you five multiple-choice questions about Rikki-Tikki-Tavi. You'll need to know what kind of animal Rikki-Tikki is and how the family feels when he saves the boy Teddy from a snake.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To successfully pass the quiz, you'll need to:

  • Name the type of animal Rikki-Tikki-Tavi is
  • Recall why Darzee is angry at Nag
  • Know why Rikki-Tikki is allowed to sleep in Teddy's room
  • Determine how the family feels when Rikki-Tikki saves Teddy from the snake
  • Understand how the family repays Rikki-Tikki for saving Teddy

Skills Practiced

You'll exercise the following skills:

  • Knowledge application - use what you know about Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to answer questions about Rikki-Tikki, Teddy and the snake
  • Information recall - review the knowledge you've gained regarding Darzee and Nag
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you took away the most important information from the related Rikki-Tikki-Tavi lesson

Additional Learning

Review the related lesson, Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Summary, to learn more about this story. The lesson helps students:

  • Describe the setting of the story
  • Summarize the plot of Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
  • Identify the character of Nagaina