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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. Where is "competitive greatness" in Wooden's visual representation of success?
(a) Toward the top.
(b) In the middle.
(c) He doesn't include this in his diagram of success.
(d) At the bottom.
2. How does Wooden feel about players who get average grades?
(a) He feels that there is nothing wrong with getting an average grade if you've done your best.
(b) He believes that his players get average grades to get negative attention from parents and teachers.
(c) He thinks the players shouldn't be allowed to play until their grades improve.
(d) He feels that the players aren't putting forth any effort.
3. Wooden says being a coach is akin to being a what?
(a) Best friend.
4. What does Wooden call being your best when your best is needed?
(a) Competitive greatness.
(b) Competitive opportunity.
(c) Competitive style.
(d) Competitive grace.
5. 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.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Wooden's opinion, "[b]eing aware of the things that will influence your situation" is described as what?
2. When Wooden is critical of his players, he is critical because he feels how about them?
3. When Wooden retired, he told his team what?
4. How does Wooden make sure his players push the other team to their limit?
5. What does Wooden believe is necessary to properly prepare for any task?
Short Essay Questions
1. Despite the fact that Wooden doesn't like all his players, how does he treat them?
2. When does Wooden say he knew it was time to retire from coaching at UCLA?
3. How does Wooden discuss his retirement from coaching during Part 3 of "Wooden"?
4. What elements make up the "mortar" of Wooden's pyramid of success? Why does he choose these elements?
5. What are the four blocks that are at the second level of Wooden's pyramid of success?
6. Where does winning come into place in Wooden's pyramid of success?
7. What are three ways that Wooden shows he cares about his players?
8. Aside from the center block on Wooden's pyramid of success, what other blocks are in the middle row?
9. What does "being fair" mean to Wooden when it comes to being a leader?
10. How does Wooden end "Wooden"?
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