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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 does Nick promise himself in this section?
2. In which competition does Arsenal beat Tottenham in this section?
3. What captivates Jonathan about football?
4. What part of his body does Nick injure in this section?
5. What competition are Liverpool and Juventus competing in?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does non-league football touch Nick in this section?
2. Why is Nick ashamed of his countrymen in this section?
3. What problems does Nick have after college?
4. How does Nick's life change when he moves to North London?
5. How does Cambridge Utd.'s losing streak affect Nick?
6. Summarize this section.
7. How does Nick's girlfriend react to watching Arsenal play?
8. How does Nick get though the heartache of splitting up with his girlfriend?
9. How does Nick win a bet with his girlfriend?
10. What does Augustus Caesar help Nick understand about life?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does the Heysel disaster affect Nick so deeply? Do the students think Nick is right to apologize to his Italian students? Does Nick feels a sense of guilt himself? If so, why?
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
Choose one of the following Arsenal players and discuss Nick's views on each one. What role do they play in Nick's life?
1. Liam Brady.
2. Malcolm MacDonald.
3. Charlie Nicholas.
4. Bob McNab.
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