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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 Nick's half-brother?
2. In which country is the Heysel stadium?
3. What is Nick and his friend's son forced to do when a fight breaks out behind them?
4. What section does Nick buy season tickets for?
5. What team does Arsenal play on the nineteenth of August 1987?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Nick depressed in this section?
2. Why is Nick unapologetic about hurting his friends?
3. How does non-league football touch Nick in this section?
4. How does Nick win a bet with his girlfriend?
5. Summarize this section.
6. How does Cambridge Utd.'s losing streak affect Nick?
7. How does Nick's obsession with football rear its ugly head in this section?
8. Summarize this section.
9. What does Nick think is the difference between men and women?
10. What does Nick state is his worst fear in this section?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does English football change from 1969 to 1991? What are the negative and positive aspects of this change?
Essay Topic 2
What do the opening chapters say about Nick's character? What problems does Nick have to get over in his life? How close is Nick's character to his character in real life?
Essay Topic 3
What do the following people think of Nick's obsession with Arsenal?
1. His mother.
2. His father.
3. His girlfriend.
4. His sister.
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