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Rikki-Tikki-Tavi from The Jungle Book

Rikki-Tikki-Tavi from The Jungle Book


by Rudyard Kipling

Rikki-Tikki-Tavi from The Jungle Book: Footnotes Quiz

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Q. Which Hindu deity did Nag say gave the cobra its markings?

The Cobra God
Q. According to the story, what snake does more harm to people than the cobra?

Karait the Krait
The cobra behind you
The Viper
Q. What color does Rikki-tikki's eyes turn when fighting?

Deathly Black
Milky White
Fiery Red
Pink Eye Pink
Q. What type of gun does the father use on Nag?

Hunting Rifle
Elephant Gun
.45 Magnum (The most powerful handgun ever made.)
Q. Nag is the Hindi word for what?

Embittered Spouse