|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the stadium where Arsenal plays?
2. What is the name of Nick's girlfriend in this section?
3. What team does Arsenal play on May the 2nd?
4. Why don't people have electricity during the replay between Derby and Arsenal?
5. What does Nick notice about the men attending his first game?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Cambridge Utd.'s losing streak affect Nick?
2. How does Nick take comfort in Neil Kaas?
3. What does Nick think of Malcolm MacDonald?
4. In what way is the crowd different in the North Stand?
5. What problems does Nick have after college?
6. Why is Nick depressed in this section?
7. Why does Hornby have to go home from Wembley in this section?
8. How does Nick win a bet with his girlfriend?
9. Why is Nick ashamed of his countrymen in this section?
10. How does non-league football touch Nick in this section?
Essay Topic 1
How did the Heysel and Hillsborough disasters affect football worldwide? How does Nick show this change in the book? How do the changes affect Nick's own character?
Essay Topic 2
In what way did Arsenal succeed in 1989? How did this success affect Nick? How does it affect the people close to him? How does this success prove a turning point in Nick's life?
Essay Topic 3
How does Nick's parent's divorce affect him? How does Nick use his love for Arsenal to get over his parent's divorce?
This section contains 1,206 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)