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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Einstein tell the boy from the porch that he remembers best about Munich?
(a) Fighting on the playground.
(b) Playing with his sister in the front yard.
(c) Walking to school everyday.
(d) Listening to his mother play Beethoven on the piano.
2. What solution does Uncle Jake propose for Albert's difficulties in school?
(a) That Albert tries harder to pay attention at school.
(b) That Albert come to him with questions.
(c) That Albert drops out of school.
(d) That Albert stay after school to ask questions.
3. At the opening of the book, what is the name of the street on which Einstein is walking?
(a) MC Square.
(b) Mercer Street.
(c) Munich Street.
(d) Melbourne Street.
4. Einstein meets Mileva Maritsch at his new school. On what do they spend most of their time?
(a) Reading and discussing scientific problems.
(b) Debating religious issues.
(c) Planning social revolution.
(d) Going out with friends.
5. When Einstein graduates from the University of Zurich, what degree is he awarded?
(a) Doctorate of Physics.
(b) Associate of Physics.
(c) Doctorate of Chemistry.
(d) Bachelor of Science.
Short Answer Questions
1. Toward the end of Chapter Three, Albert tells his father that he wishes to attend what institution?
2. What is the most important part of school for Einstein's multi-cultural friends at his new school?
3. Why is Albert glad that his uncle doesn't ask about his friends at school?
4. In Chapter Four, Einstein makes friends from other countries at his new school. What affect do their stories have on him?
5. In the last few pages of Chapter One, how long does Einstein say it takes for him to gain a world reputation?
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