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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where do the family Nick speaks to at the Reading game think he is from?
2. What does Nick he does not learn to do at games until he is much older?
3. Where does the man die?
(a) In the stadium.
(b) On the street.
(c) On a train.
(d) On a bus.
4. What is the title of the first chapter in this section?
(a) A Matter of Life and Death.
(b) Graduation Day.
(c) A New Family.
(d) The Whole Package.
5. What game does Hornby write about in this book?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the first chapter in this section?
2. What does Nick like doing with his dad before a game?
3. What is the real reason Nick wants to go home from the scout camp?
4. What are Nick and his girlfriend drinking as they lie in bed?
5. Who do the fans frighten on the way to the game against Derby?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Nick say he feels about himself in retrospect?
2. In what way does Nick use football to rebel against his father?
3. How does Nick show signs of the beginnings of his obsession with Arsenal in this section?
4. Why does Nick dislike talking to the players?
5. How does the family's dad upset Nick in this section?
6. How does Nick cope at Cambridge University?
7. How does Nick get closer to his father?
8. Why is Nick grateful to his first girlfriend, Carol?
9. What does Nick observe at his first game for Arsenal?
10. How does Nick show his anger at his parent's divorce?
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