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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What excites Nick about the Arsenal Southampton game?
(a) He is on camera.
(b) Arsenal need one point to win the league.
(c) Kevin Keegan is playing.
(d) Arsenal has a new signing.
2. Which Arsenal player makes obscene gestures to the Derby fans?
(a) Liam Brady.
(b) Charlie Nicholas.
(c) George Graham.
(d) Charlie George.
3. Where does the man die?
(a) On a train.
(b) In the stadium.
(c) On the street.
(d) On a bus.
4. What do two boys steal from Nick when he leaves a game early?
(a) A scarf.
(b) A sweat band.
(c) A t-shirt.
(d) A hat.
5. What is Arsenal's nickname?
(a) The Canaries.
(b) The Gunners.
(c) The Hammers.
(d) The Reds.
6. What team does Arsenal play on the fourth of November?
7. Who does Nick think he knows more than?
(a) The scout leader.
(b) His mother.
(c) His father.
(d) The football manager.
8. What is the name of Nick's girlfriend in this section?
(a) Esther Benson.
(b) Carol Blackburn.
(c) Denise Thrower.
(d) Lucy Hankers.
9. What is the title of the third chapter of this section?
(b) A Fourth Division Town.
(c) My Second Childhood.
(d) Goodbye to All that.
10. At which ground does Arsenal play Stoke City?
(b) Villa Park.
11. Where do the family Nick speaks to at the Reading game think he is from?
12. What is the name of the stadium where Arsenal plays?
(b) White Hart Lane.
(d) Kenilworth Road.
13. What does Nick tell the counselors to get out of scout camp?
(a) He has to see the doctor.
(b) His dog has just died.
(c) He is upset about his parents' divorce.
(d) His heart is broken.
14. What does Nick's father forget to bring to the game against Derby?
(a) His gloves.
(b) His coat.
(c) His wallet.
(d) His scarf.
15. Where does Nick want people to spread his ashes when he dies?
(a) In the sea.
(b) At Wembley.
(c) In his garden.
(d) At Highbury.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who escorts Nick and the other fans to the stadium in the game against Derby?
2. In which competition does Arsenal play Swindon Town?
3. Who is Arsenal playing the first time Hornby goes to a match?
4. Why does Nick think his father should support Chelsea?
5. Who is regarded as the greatest player in the world in 1970?
This section contains 400 words
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