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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Joshua Wooden and what other person are the influences on Wooden's physical representation of success?
(a) Mr. Shidler.
(b) His team players.
(c) His mother.
(d) Kareem Abdul-Jabar.
2. Where is "competitive greatness" in Wooden's visual representation of success?
(a) He doesn't include this in his diagram of success.
(b) In the middle.
(c) At the bottom.
(d) Toward the top.
3. When Wooden discusses conditioning, he says that it is all-inclusive, involving the moral, physical, and what?
4. What does Wooden say about "enthusiasm"?
(a) It is the act of someone who isn't serious about his or her work.
(b) It is the act of enjoying what you are doing.
(c) It is the act of being funny.
(d) It is the act of winning.
5. Wooden believes something is not worth working toward if you are not willing to be what to it?
6. How does Wooden feel punishment of players should be handled?
(a) In a room with the player's parents.
(b) In private.
(c) On the court.
(d) In public.
7. What does Wooden say about the criticism he has received?
(a) He likes it because it means he's beaten someone else.
(b) He feels it's just part of being a good coach.
(c) He tries not to let it hurt his feelings.
(d) He tries to retaliate against those who criticize him.
8. Wooden has won many championships. What does he say about how that makes him feel?
(a) He tries not to let the championship wins go to his head.
(b) He uses the medals to encourage him to do more things with his life.
(c) He loves talking and reminiscing about the championships he won.
(d) He tries not to think about the championships because the memories are too painful.
9. Why does Wooden feel that a leader cannot ONLY make suggestions or express opinions?
(a) He won't be able to teach anyone to think for themselves.
(b) He will be seen as a dictator.
(c) His suggestions and opinions won't be taken seriously.
(d) He has to also make decisions.
10. Though Wooden doesn't like all of his players, he does feel what way about them?
(a) He cares about them.
(b) He wants them to get at least a 3.0 GPA.
(c) He wants them to appreciate him.
(d) He wants them to make a living in basketball.
11. What shape does Wooden use to visually describe "success"?
(a) A box.
(b) A hexagon.
(c) A pyramid.
(d) A triangle.
12. What does Wooden believe is necessary to properly prepare for any task?
(c) A good role model.
13. At the top of Wooden's schematic are confidence and what?
14. What two elements does Wooden say are the "mortar" keeping his physical representation of success together?
(a) Faith and charity.
(b) Patience and faith.
(c) Faith and talent.
(d) Hope and faith.
15. Wooden says when you take initiative, there are times when what may happen?
(a) You may make enemies.
(b) You may fail.
(c) You may make a fool of yourself.
(d) You may make a profit.
Short Answer Questions
1. Throughout his career, what percentage of Wooden's players received their diplomas?
2. A willingness to work hard is termed by Wooden as what?
3. What advice does Wooden give on "following" others?
4. Why does Wooden want his players' feet to be tough?
5. Wooden says that "team spirit" is something a person must be what?
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