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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. Mark's promotion calls for what from Mark?
(a) A quick retirement.
(b) A signed contract.
(c) More training for running a team.
(d) A major psychological adjustment.
2. What must happen to any problem the driver cannot handle?
(a) The problem must be accepted by the driver.
(b) The driver must be replaced.
(c) The driver must be taught how to handle these problems.
(d) It must be engineered out of the car.
3. Their experience at Indianapolis proves ________________.
(a) Very helpful.
(b) Somewhat helpful.
(d) Not helpful.
4. Do all drivers have the ability to overcome every challenge that a given race car can pose?
(d) Almost always.
5. Why are the Germans included in the "deal?"
(a) The Germans have the top-rated engines.
(b) Mark likes racing German cars.
(c) Mark wants to work with Flegl.
(d) They are excellent car makers.
Short Answer Questions
1. The Europeans do not realize that the Americans are used to having who drive the race cars?
2. There is a man named ________ who has an important role in introducing Mark Donohue to how they go about doing things in Europe.
3. They discuss what to do in the event that they cannot find what?
4. For the first time ever in Mark's professional racing career, it turns out that it is wrong to use _____________ differentials in his race car.
5. Mark feels maybe this accident is for the best. Why?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Mark's death.
2. How is this book important to race car enthusiasts?
3. What does Mark say about racing fuel in this chapter? Why is this important?
4. Compare the Germans to the Americans.
5. Do you believe that teams should be allowed to almost break the rules? Why or why not?
6. What do Roger Penske and Mark Donohue have in common?
7. Describe the disaster in the garage. What does Mark think about this accident?
8. Describe Mark's disappointing performance. How does this become a positive situation?
9. How does Mark find a winning car for Indianapolis?
10. How is Mark affected by the anti-skid system?
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