Rikki Tikki Tavi Analysis
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What kind of animal is Rikki-tikki-tavi?
    answer choices
    a cat
    a muskrat
    a weasel
    a mongoose
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. At the beginning of "Rikki-tikki-tavi," which characteristic does Rikki-tikki display as he runs around the bungalow?
    answer choices
    greed
    bravery
    curiosity
    laziness
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is Nagaina?
    answer choices
    Nag's wife
    Nag's father
    Nag's sister
    Nag's mother
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. After Rikki-tikki kills Karait, how does he feel?
    answer choices
    confident
    annoyed
    jealous
    defeated
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which statement best describes Rikki-tikki's character?
    answer choices
    He is cautious and selfish
    He is fierce and bloodthirsty
    He is brave and loyal
    He is loving and shy
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. In which sentence about "Rikki-tikki-tavi" is immensely used correctly?
    answer choices
    Darzee's wife takes great pride in her immensely eggs and cares for them.
    Once Teddy's family gets used to living in the bungalow, they like it immensely.
    The Coppersmith, the town crier of every garden, spreads the word immensely.
    Fearful that Nagaina will turn and strike at him, Rikki-tikki holds on immensely.
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Someone who needs consolation is probably
    answer choices
    happy
    puzzled
    sad or upset
    confident
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. In which sentence about "Rikki-tikki-tavi" is revived used correctly?
    answer choices
    The garden Rikki-tikki entered revived lime and orange trees.
    Teddy's father revived Nag by shooting him with a rifle.
    Teddy's family was revived to know that Nagaina was dead.
    After Rikki-tikki was revived, he thought how lucky he was to be alive.
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The central conflict in "Rikki-tikki-tavi" is between
    answer choices
    The English family and the snakes
    Darzee and the cobras
    Rikki-tikki and the cobras
    Rikki-tikki and Karait
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Why do Nag and Nagaina want to do away with the entire English family?
    answer choices
    They resent the English as conquerors of their land.
    They believe that once the family is gone, Rikki-tikki will leave and they will be safe.
    They know how much Rikki-tikki loves the English family and hope to break his spirit.
    They hope to deprive Rikki-tikki of his main source food.
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Rikki-tikki hunts down Nagaina mainly because
    answer choices
    she plans to attack Teddy.
    he is still hungry.
    he will not be satisfied until every cobra in the garden has been killed.
    he wants to prove himself to the family because the family has been good to him.
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Rikki-tikki's main helper in his fight with Nagaina is
    answer choices
    Darzee.
    Darzee's wife.
    Teddy.
    Teddy's father.
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. The birds and frogs rejoice and sing, “Ding-dong-tock! Nag is dead!” In what part of the plot does this event take place?
    answer choices
    during the rising action
    during the falling action 
    during the exposition
    during the climax
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. In “Rikki-tikki-tavi,” a flood takes Rikki-tikki from his home to the care of  an English family. In what part of the plot does the flood take place?
    answer choices
    during the resolution
    during the rising action 
    during the exposition
    during the climax
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. After Rikki-tikki kills Karait, how does he feel?
    answer choices
    confident
    annoyed
    jealous
    defeated
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. a long open porch
    answer choices
    bungalow
    veranda
    deck
    sitting area
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. a military base
    answer choices
    cantonment
    barraks
    tent
    mess hall
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. in India, a house surrounded by a large outer porch
    answer choices
    veranda
    pillar
    sluice
    bungalow
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. in a clever way that is meant to trick or deceive
    answer choices
    fool
    stealthily
    cunningly
    bravely
  • Question 20
    45 seconds
    Q. Revived means....
    answer choices
    to crouch or shrink down in fear
    to return to life, get back energy
    a young baby bird
    a long open porch, usually with a roof
  • Question 21
    30 seconds
    Q. Read the following quotation from "Rikki-tikki-tavi." Then, based on the quotation and your prior knowledge, choose the most likely outcome from the choices below. 
    "No," said his mother; "let's take him in and dry him. Perhaps he isn't really dead." 
    answer choices
    A.Rikki-tikki will soon die.
    B.Rikki-tikki will survive.
    C.Rikki-tikki will survive and attack the boy's mother.
    D.The mother will become Rikki-tikki's only friend.
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q. After Teddy's father beats the dead Karait, Rikki-tikki thinks, "What is the use of that? … I have settled it all.…" This thought shows that Rikki-tikki feels...
    answer choices
    A.proud.
    B.annoyed
    C.jealous
    D.defeated
  • Question 23
    30 seconds
    Q.
    The climax of "Rikki-tikki-tavi" occurs when
    answer choices
    A.Rikki-tikki saves Teddy from Karait's attack.
    Rikki-tikki fights with Nag.
    C.Rikki-tikki fights with Nagaina.
    D.Rikki-tikki makes sure another cobra never enters the garden
  • Question 24
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following events occurs during the resolution of "Rikki-tikki-tavi"?
    answer choices
    Darzee's wife fools Nagaina
    B.Rikki-tikki cracks all of Nagaina's eggs except one
    C.The birds and the frogs announce Rikki-tikki's victory.
    .D.Rikki-tikki makes sure that a cobra never again enters the garden.
  • Question 25
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is the author of this story?
    answer choices
    Rudyard Kipling
    Langston Hughes
    Edgar Allen Poe
    Edward Bloor 
  • Question 26
    30 seconds
    Q. The author gives human characteristics to animals in this story. When an author gives human characteristics to animals or inanimate objects, the author is using______
    answer choices
    Dialect
    Foreshadowing
    Personification
    Irony
  • Question 27
    30 seconds
    Q. In what style is this story written?
    answer choices
    Essay
    Short Story
    Play
    Poem
  • Question 28
    30 seconds
    Q. At the beginning of "Rikki-tikki-tavi," which characteristic does Rikki-tikki display as soon as he has warmed up?
    answer choices
    A.greed
    B.bravery
    C.curiosity
    D.laziness
  • Question 29
    30 seconds
    Q. What prediction can you make based on your prior knowledge and this quotation from "Rikki-tikki-tavi"? 
    "Teddy's safer with that little beast than if he had a bloodhound to watch him. If a snake came into the nursery now—" 
    .
    answer choices
    A.The snakes are not a threat to Teddy
    .B.Rikki-tikki will fail to protect Teddy from a snake attack.
    C.Rikki-tikki will protect Teddy from a snake attack.
    D.Rikki-tikki will attack Teddy
  • Question 30
    30 seconds
    Q. What information about snakes does the reader not learn from "Rikki-tikki-tavi"?
    answer choices
    A. A snake's eyes never change their expression no matter what the snake is thinking.
    B.If a bird looks into a snake's eyes, the bird will become frightened and unable to move.
    C.The bite of a mongoose can kill a snake.
    D.Snakes' eggs are enclosed in a shell.
  • Question 31
    30 seconds
    Q. Which characteristics most help Rikki-tikki defeat the snakes?
    answer choices
    A.his fear and his hatred
    B.his courage and his stubbornness
    C.his anger and his strength
    D.his cleverness and his speed
  • Question 32
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False: All four types of conflict are evident in Rikki Tikki Tavi. 
    Man Vs. Man
    Mans Vs. Society
    Man Vs. Self 
    Man Vs. Nature 
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 33
    30 seconds
    Q. The MAIN conflict in Rikki Tikki Tavi would qualify as 
    answer choices
    Man Vs. Man 
    Man Vs. Nature
    Man Vs. Self
    Man Vs. Society 
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