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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After he becomes a Swiss citizen, Einstein is able to secure a government job in what field?
(b) Postal Service.
(c) Patent Office.
2. The Swiss schools are not anxious to hire Einstein for all BUT WHICH of the following reasons?
(a) He is a Jew.
(b) He is not qualified.
(c) He is a beginner.
(d) He is a foreigner.
3. What part of California do the Einsteins NOT enjoy?
(a) Pacific ocean.
(b) Great hotel.
(c) Good weather.
(d) Beautiful foothills.
4. During his tour of America, Einstein is beginning to have grave concerns about what situation at home in Germany?
(a) Growing poverty.
(b) Growing dropout rate.
(c) Growing national debt.
(d) Growing militarism.
5. Einstein encourages other scientists to check his theories, one of which requires a total eclipse. What prevents that experiment?
(a) World War 2.
(b) Russian Civil War.
(c) Franco-Prussian War.
(d) World War 1.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Einstein say is the most important part of the Royal Society's research, after he receives their findings on his theory?
2. The President of Columbia University, in his introduction, says that Dr. Einstein gives the world...?
3. In Chapter Four, what kind of father is Einstein?
4. Einstein grants one final interview to a young man in the safety of his cabin in Chapter Ten. Why does he grant this interview?
5. What is the most important part of school for Einstein's multi-cultural friends at his new school?
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