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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Einstein disgusted with his quarters on the ship for America?
(a) They are not luxurious enough.
(b) They are not close to the kitchen.
(c) They are too close to steerage.
(d) They are too luxurious.
2. How does Einstein feel about Mileva's ambitions?
(a) He thinks she is dumb and dislikes talking to her.
(b) He thinks she is brilliant and enjoys her company.
(c) He thinks she is beautiful and charming.
(d) He thinks she should focus more on housework.
3. Of the following, who is NOT present at Einstein's welcome to America in Chapter Eleven?
(a) President Taft.
(b) John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
(c) Dr. Butler.
(d) Mayor Walker.
4. What is Einstein's attitude toward politics during Chapter Seven?
(a) He thinks it ridiculous.
(b) He is involved for a long time.
(c) He finds it fascinating.
(d) He is never interested.
5. As the war drags on, scientists in which country are planning to test Einstein's theory on the total eclipse?
Short Answer Questions
1. When asked if the new Mrs. Einstein understands the theory of relativity, how does Einstein respond?
2. At the close of Chapter Eleven, Einstein is asked about Hitler. What answer does he give?
3. In Chapter Four, what kind of father is Einstein?
4. Einstein is very happy to travel to California as Chapter Eleven begins because he gets to meet ______________, one of his early inspirations.
5. Einstein meets Mileva Maritsch at his new school. On what do they spend most of their time?
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