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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Toward the end of Chapter Three, Albert tells his father that he wishes to attend what institution?
(a) The Science Institute in Berlin.
(b) MIT in the USA.
(c) Swiss Federal Polytechnic School in Zurich.
(d) His old Gymnasium in Munich.
2. What does Einstein say he thinks is the result of seeing the charm on his father's watch?
(a) First arouses his interest in science.
(b) Makes him hate his father.
(c) Drives him to study geology.
(d) Creates his curiosity.
3. Einstein's theory explains what about the sun?
(a) How it creates light.
(b) How it can send light and heat without burning out.
(c) How it creates heat.
(d) How it first comes into existence.
4. Chapter Five opens with Einstein presenting his paper on what?
(a) Theory of Space Travel.
(b) Theory of Relativity.
(c) Theory of Celestial Bodies.
(d) Theory of Gravity.
5. Besides the honor of the award in Chapter Ten, Einstein also receives what?
(a) New professorship.
(b) Research grant.
(c) Forty thousand dollars.
(d) International acclaim.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following does Einstein NOT enjoy in Chapter Seven?
2. In his spare time from work at the patent office, what does Einstein invent?
3. The city of Berlin decides to give Einstein what for his 50th birthday?
4. After Einstein becomes famous, the visitors coming to the house want a variety of things. Which of the following is NOT one of their demands?
5. After the war, two teams are sent to record the total eclipse. Why are there two teams?
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