Among the Thugs Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Bill Buford
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 129 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

Among the Thugs Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Bill Buford
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happened to Roy Downes?
(a) He was stabbed by several rival fans.
(b) He was murdered.
(c) He was appointed head of ICJ.
(d) He kills Tony Roberts.

2. Where does Buford retreat to jot down the stories the men give him in "Sunderland and Manchester"?
(a) Upstairs.
(b) His hotel.
(c) The bathroom.
(d) The car.

3. Who is Tony Roberts?
(a) A true thug.
(b) A pub owner.
(c) A well dressed leader who jumps from position to position.
(d) A football player.

4. What does a "package" include?
(a) Air travel and hotel.
(b) Hotel and tickets.
(c) Air travel, hotel, and match tickets.
(d) Tickets and a meal plan

5. What match does Buford attend at the invitation of members of the firm?
(a) West Ham.
(b) Cambridge.
(c) Espania.
(d) Turin Juventus.

6. How do Buford and the Italians feel as they watch the English outside the square in "Turin"?
(a) Angry.
(b) Ready to fight back.
(c) Fascinated and in awe.
(d) Disgruntled and appalled.

7. Which of the following does Buford not mention in relation to the football fans?
(a) Self destructive.
(b) Addicting.
(c) Passionate.
(d) Volatile.

8. What does Buford realize as he talks to the men in "Sunderland and Manchester"?
(a) They are down to earth.
(b) They are violent and hot headed.
(c) They are arrogant.
(d) They take pride in their positions and want to inform the world of them.

9. What do Buford and R. McAllister discuss?
(a) The mob's violence.
(b) How to become a part of a firm.
(c) European football.
(d) American football.

10. Who is Michael Wicks?
(a) The acting British Consul.
(b) The head of the ICJ.
(c) A pilot.
(d) A football player.

11. How does Buford feel among the crowd in "Turin"?
(a) Afraid.
(b) Happy.
(c) Brave.
(d) Alone.

12. What does Mark point out to Buford in "Sunderland and Manchester" relating to mob violence?
(a) These men desire to make history, good or bad.
(b) It is vital to the game and community.
(c) The police allow it.
(d) No one can control the mobs.

13. What happens to the woman who screams in the crowd in "Turin"?
(a) She is passed to the front and exits.
(b) She falls and breaks her leg.
(c) She dies.
(d) She is seriously injured.

14. Why does Buford quickly realize after he sees the man fall in, "A Station Outside Cardiff"?
(a) That he is in over his head.
(b) He sees the violence is not random and is intentional.
(c) That he needs to leave and go home.
(d) That the city supports this behavior.

15. Who is Sammy and what does he do?
(a) One of the ICJ leaders and a professional theif.
(b) One of the ICJ leaders and a professional thief.
(c) One of the ICJ leaders and a hitman.
(d) One of the ICJ leaders and a cop.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Buford feel about the crowds at the games at the end of "A Station Outside Cardiff"?

2. What does it mean when a person is on the "jib"?

3. What two names does Buford mention he has heard of prior to meeting them in "Sunderland and Manchester"?

4. Where does Buford go to find a "firm" in "A Station Outside Cardiff"?

5. While Buford waits for his tickets to be set up, who throws bottle and debris at their head beneath the stadium in "Turin"?

(see the answer keys)

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