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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the most important part of school for Einstein's multi-cultural friends at his new school?
(a) Being away from their families.
(b) A diploma.
2. In Chapter Four, Einstein makes friends from other countries at his new school. What affect do their stories have on him?
(a) He starts plotting a German revolution.
(b) He begins dreaming of freedom for all men.
(c) He plans a career in government.
(d) He thinks they're lying and refuses to spend time with them.
3. At the close of Chapter Eleven, Einstein is asked about Hitler. What answer does he give?
(a) "I do not enjoy Mr. Hitler's acquaintance."
(b) "You soon see what kind of man Mr. Hitler is."
(c) "I don't know who you're talking about."
(d) "Hitler is an amazing man."
4. Einstein meets Mileva Maritsch at his new school. On what do they spend most of their time?
(a) Debating religious issues.
(b) Reading and discussing scientific problems.
(c) Planning social revolution.
(d) Going out with friends.
5. Of the following, who is NOT present at Einstein's welcome to America in Chapter Eleven?
(a) President Taft.
(b) Mayor Walker.
(c) Dr. Butler.
(d) John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter Four, what kind of father is Einstein?
2. Einstein doesn't usually enjoy movies, but he does appreciate the one he attends as a guest of which movie star in Chapter Eleven?
3. Why is Einstein disgusted with his quarters on the ship for America?
4. What reason does the author mention for why Mileva is unhappy in her marriage?
5. What is the result of the total eclipse expeditions in Chapter Seven?
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