Rikki-Tikki-Tavi By:Rudyard Kipling
Characters • Rikki-tikki • a curious and brave mongoose • Nag • wants to be king of bungalow • Nagina • wants to be queen of bunglow • Chuchundra • a fearful mole • Darzee • an idiotic bird • Darzee’s Wife • a smart bird
Setting The garden behind the bungalow.
Climax The climax is when Rikki-Tikki chases Nagina into the hole to fight with her. Resolution The resolution is when Rikki-Tikki kills Nagina in the hole. Plot
Conflict The conflict is that Nag and Nagina is trying to be the king and queen of the garden.
Irony • It is ironic that in this story Rikki-Tikki (magically) arrives right when the garden is being raided by Nag and Nagina.