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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of school does Albert attend in Chapter Two?
2. A boy in the coffee shop makes fun of Einstein as an absent-minded professor. How does the shop owner respond?
(a) He laughs and joins in on the joke.
(b) He ignores the comment.
(c) He throws the boy out of his shop.
(d) He reproves the boy and says Einstein is the smartest man in the world.
3. 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.
4. What reason does Hermann give for moving his family to Munich?
(a) He wants his son to get a good education.
(b) His parents are close by.
(c) He needs a job.
(d) His wife is happier there.
5. What does Einstein say he thinks is the result of seeing the charm on his father's watch?
(a) Creates his curiosity.
(b) Drives him to study geology.
(c) First arouses his interest in science.
(d) Makes him hate his father.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mrs. Einstein worries that her son has difficulty in school. What reason does she NOT mention for being worried?
2. Toward the end of Chapter Three, Albert tells his father that he wishes to attend what institution?
3. What does Einstein tell the boy from the porch that he remembers best about Munich?
4. What nickname do the boys at school give Albert?
5. Einstein's responses to the people he meets during the course of chapter one suggest what about his character?
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