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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. How does Wooden handle his players' weaknesses?
(a) He expects them to work on those weaknesses themselves.
(b) He partners them with a stronger player.
(c) He helps them overcome them.
(d) He makes fun of them.
2. Wooden ends "Wooden" with a poem that seems to be a reminder of his love for what?
(a) His father.
(b) His children.
(c) His players.
3. Wooden feels that no matter what you're aiming to do, every person must be what?
4. How does Wooden feel now that he's no longer coaching at UCLA?
(a) He feels overjoyed about it.
(b) He tries not to think about it.
(c) He feels it was just a moment in time.
(d) He feels sad about it.
5. A willingness to work hard is termed by Wooden as what?
Short Answer Questions
1. Aside from sharing a knowledge of the game, how does Wooden help his team win?
2. What is one element of Wooden's definition of success?
3. What two elements does Wooden say are the "mortar" keeping his physical representation of success together?
4. Wooden defines "intentness" as what?
5. What does Wooden try to do with his players' internal prides?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Wooden describe his tactical knowledge when it comes to basketball?
2. Why does Wooden feel that parents shouldn't necessarily be concerned that their children aren't getting high grades?
3. When it comes to winning championships, what two things does Wooden keep in mind?
4. What are three ways that Wooden makes sure his players are ready for "physiological warfare"?
5. What does Wooden stress about listening to what people say about you? What example does he give?
6. What does Wooden say about coaches that win through violence and anger?
7. What block is at the top of Wooden's pyramid of success? What does it mean?
8. What blocks are at the next-to-the-top location on Wooden's pyramid of success?
9. What are three ways that Wooden shows he cares about his players?
10. Why does Wooden place a high importance on being a coach/teacher in terms of the coach-player relationship?
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