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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Nick say he takes each of Arsenal's wins or losses?
(a) On the chin.
2. What team does Arsenal play on May the 2nd?
(a) West Ham.
3. How does Nick say he feels during the Arsenal Manchester City game?
4. What is the name of the stadium where Arsenal plays?
(b) White Hart Lane.
(d) Kenilworth Road.
5. Where does the man die?
(a) On a train.
(b) In the stadium.
(c) On a bus.
(d) On the street.
6. What stand does Nick start watching games from when he turns 15?
(a) The East Bank.
(b) The South Bank.
(c) The North Bank.
(d) The West Bank.
7. Who takes Nick to his first football game?
(a) His brother.
(b) His father.
(c) His teacher.
(d) His stepfather.
8. What national team does England play in May 1969?
(a) Republic of Ireland.
(b) Northern Ireland.
9. At which ground does Arsenal play Stoke City?
(c) Villa Park.
10. What does Nick's father forget to bring to the game against Derby?
(a) His coat.
(b) His scarf.
(c) His wallet.
(d) His gloves.
11. What team is Arsenal about to play when Nick's girlfriend dumps him?
(a) Aston Villa.
12. Why don't people have electricity during the replay between Derby and Arsenal?
(a) Someone has cut the main cable.
(b) There is a power worker's strike.
(c) People are saving money.
(d) There are problems with the electricty board.
13. Who does Nick meet for the first time in the opening chapter?
(a) His stepmother.
(b) His step father.
(c) His uncle.
(d) His aunt.
14. What does Hornby trade with his friends?
(b) Football stickers.
(d) Football cards.
15. What do two boys steal from Nick when he leaves a game early?
(a) A sweat band.
(b) A hat.
(c) A t-shirt.
(d) A scarf.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Nick describe the boys in the Schoolboy enclosure?
2. What team does Arsenal lose against at the end of the section?
3. What kind of style of football does Hornby say Arsenal starts playing?
4. What is the name of the first chapter in this section?
5. Which English football team does Hornby support?
This section contains 374 words
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