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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In terms of his players' priorities, what rank does Wooden give to "social interaction"?
(a) Second priority.
(b) Fifth priority.
(c) Third priority.
(d) Fourth priority.
2. When Wooden is critical of his players, he is critical because he feels how about them?
(a) He doesn't want them getting "too big for their britches."
(b) He thinks they are taking advantage of him.
(c) He cares about them.
(d) He wants them to remember "who's boss."
3. Wooden says that you can have what on the lives of those you instruct?
(a) No meaningful changes.
(b) An impact.
(c) Little input.
(d) A moneymaking opportunity.
4. At the top of Wooden's schematic are confidence and what?
5. How does Wooden describe "self satisfaction"?
(a) Knowing that you're on your way to success.
(b) Knowing you've done the best you could to be the best you can be.
(c) Knowing that you're on the way to making lots of money.
(d) Knowing that you're going to be a good teacher someday.
6. Wooden describes knowing and being comfortable with yourself as what?
7. What does Wooden say about "enthusiasm"?
(a) It is the act of enjoying what you are doing.
(b) It is the act of winning.
(c) It is the act of being funny.
(d) It is the act of someone who isn't serious about his or her work.
8. In Wooden's opinion, "[b]eing aware of the things that will influence your situation" is described as what?
9. When Wooden discusses conditioning, he says that it is all-inclusive, involving the moral, physical, and what?
10. How does Wooden think people should feel about the work they do?
(a) They should get through their work as quickly as possible.
(b) They should work without sleep or food.
(c) They should always be perfect.
(d) They should love their work.
11. What does Wooden try to do with his players' internal prides?
(a) Keep them intact.
(b) Help them grow.
(c) Get rid of them.
(d) Learn from them.
12. The way Wooden treats his players is similar to the way a man treats his what?
13. Sometimes, players who had things going on in their lives wanted Wooden to do what?
(a) Pay for their way home.
(b) Help them with those problems.
(c) Give them leniency during training.
(d) Allow them to get out of playing basketball.
14. Wooden says being a coach is akin to being a what?
(c) Best friend.
15. Wooden says that "team spirit" is something a person must be what?
(a) Eager to do.
(b) Able to do.
(c) Willing to do.
(d) Trying to do.
Short Answer Questions
1. Wooden feels that no matter what you're aiming to do, every person must be what?
2. What does Wooden say a coach has to do for his team?
3. What advice does Wooden give on "following" others?
4. What does Wooden believe is necessary to properly prepare for any task?
5. When does Wooden say he knew it was time for him to retire?
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