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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Little Toomai goes to the elephant dance, even though he is supposed to be watching who?
(a) Kala Nag.
2. Who praises Rikki for saving Teddy?
(b) Teddy's father.
(c) Teddy's mother.
3. When does Petersen mean when he tells Little Toomai "When you have seen the elephants dance"?
(a) Someday soon.
(b) Every night at dusk.
(d) Every morning at dawn.
4. Who is Chapter Five named after?
(a) A seal.
(b) A bird.
(c) A cobra.
(d) A mongoose.
5. Why is Kotick seeking out Sea Vitch and Sea Cow?
(a) He wants their advice for finding a mate.
(b) They are his relatives.
(c) They are good hunters.
(d) He wants to find a safer place to live.
6. Who chases Nag and Nagaina away from the birds?
7. What doesn't Kotick know about the Sea Cow?
(a) They can't see.
(b) They aren't alive anymore.
(c) They can't swim.
(d) They can't talk.
8. Who is charmed by Little Toomai?
(b) Big Toomai.
(d) Kala Nag.
9. Why does Rikki tell Darzee to pretend he is injured?
(a) To fool his wife.
(b) To scare Chuchundra.
(c) To lure Nagaina.
(d) To fool Teddy's father.
10. What color is Karait?
(d) Dusty brown.
11. How many eggs does Rikki find in the melon patch?
12. Why is Rikki-Tikki-Tavi allowed to snuggle with the little boy in his new home?
(a) Father doesn't want the boy to cry.
(b) The mother insists on it.
(c) For warmth.
(d) Because he is considered a good guard against snakes.
13. Who kills Nagaina?
(a) Shere Khan.
(b) Teddy's father.
14. What does the White Seal do in the folktale that the old seals speak of?
(a) Have many babies.
(b) Be the strongest hunter.
(c) Save the seals.
(d) Kill the hunters.
15. How big is the cobra?
(a) Fifteen feet long.
(b) Five feet long.
(c) Five pounds.
(d) Fifty-five feet long.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the elephants dance?
2. What is the name of the big black cobra that is responsible for the tailorbirds distress?
3. When does Sea Catch comes to Novastoshnah?
4. How does Kotick get other seals to come to the new summer vacation place that he finds?
5. When do the elephant hunters get paid their wages?
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