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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Wooden discusses conditioning, he says that it is all-inclusive, involving the moral, physical, and what?
2. What does Wooden believe the worst punishment of a person would be?
(a) Taking away the person's chance at playing during a game.
(b) Taking away the person's pride.
(c) Taking away the opportunity to work hard toward achieving goals.
(d) Taking away any medals or honors the person has won.
3. Why does Wooden feel that a leader cannot ONLY make suggestions or express opinions?
(a) He will be seen as a dictator.
(b) He won't be able to teach anyone to think for themselves.
(c) He has to also make decisions.
(d) His suggestions and opinions won't be taken seriously.
4. What does Wooden ensure about every player's shoes?
(a) That they are the correct size.
(b) That they are clean at all times.
(c) That they have a thick sole.
(d) That they look uniform to everyone else's shoes.
5. How does Wooden feel punishment of players should be handled?
(a) On the court.
(b) In public.
(c) In a room with the player's parents.
(d) In private.
6. How does Wooden make sure his players push the other team to their limit?
(a) By being in top physical shape.
(b) By having a strong spiritual side.
(c) By doing daily meditations.
(d) By learning martial arts.
7. Joshua Wooden and what other person are the influences on Wooden's physical representation of success?
(a) Mr. Shidler.
(b) His mother.
(c) His team players.
(d) Kareem Abdul-Jabar.
8. The three blocks placed between the first two in Wooden's diagram are: friendship, loyalty, and what?
9. What does Wooden call being your best when your best is needed?
(a) Competitive grace.
(b) Competitive greatness.
(c) Competitive opportunity.
(d) Competitive style.
10. Wooden says that confidence is something that can only occur after what?
(a) The person is ready to have it bestowed upon him or her by a mentor.
(b) The person has a good role model.
(c) The individual plays a sport.
(d) The blocks below it are put into practice.
11. What is a UCLA player's first priority (according to Wooden)?
(a) To snag a good job.
(b) To earn honors.
(c) To get an education.
(d) To play basketball.
12. In terms of his players' priorities, what rank does Wooden give to "social interaction"?
(a) Fourth priority.
(b) Second priority.
(c) Third priority.
(d) Fifth priority.
13. How does Wooden feel now that he's no longer coaching at UCLA?
(a) He feels it was just a moment in time.
(b) He feels overjoyed about it.
(c) He feels sad about it.
(d) He tries not to think about it.
14. How does Wooden describe "team spirit"?
(a) Loving the crowd's cheers.
(b) Being able to interview with reporters.
(c) Thinking of others.
(d) Being in control.
15. How does Wooden handle his players when they've done something well or correctly?
(a) He says nothing.
(b) He tells their parents.
(c) He has the team applaud for them.
(d) He praises them.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does Wooden say it took to come up with all his "blocks" to success?
2. Three elements that strongly influenced Wooden's ideas on success are his faith, ideas on morality, and what?
3. What does Wooden say that team players have to feel about themselves?
4. What does Wooden believe is necessary to properly prepare for any task?
5. Who does Wooden say once said that he, "Learned something from everyone he met"?
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