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Jungle

Jungle Book Game, The


Cub Scouting started in 1930 based on the story by Rudyard Kipling, The Jungle Book. When Cub Scouting came to America from England, the theme was changed to an Indian theme because Indians were easier for young American boys to identify with. Now, let's test your knowledge on the East Indian Story, The Jungle Book.

Match the name of the following characters with their descriptions:

CHARACTER(S)

Bagheera
Baloo
Kaa
Shere Khan
Mowgli
Rama
Akela
Colonel Hathi
Bandar-log

DESCRIPTION

A monkeys
B old wolf/leader of the pack
C tiger/lord of the jungle
D old leader of the elephants
E black panther
F small boy/man cub
G bear
H sly python
I wolf father

ANSWERS:

Bagherra E; Baloo G; Kaa H; Shere Khan C; Mowgli F; Rama I; Akela B; Colonel Hathi D; Bandar-log A.