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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Chapter Five opens with Einstein presenting his paper on what?
(a) Theory of Space Travel.
(b) Theory of Gravity.
(c) Theory of Celestial Bodies.
(d) Theory of Relativity.
2. What does Einstein tell the boy from the porch that he remembers best about Munich?
(a) Playing with his sister in the front yard.
(b) Listening to his mother play Beethoven on the piano.
(c) Fighting on the playground.
(d) Walking to school everyday.
3. The city of Berlin decides to give Einstein what for his 50th birthday?
(a) A park bearing his name.
(b) A new house on the river.
(c) A statue in the center of town.
(d) A beautiful plaque in appreciation.
4. In what area does Mrs. Einstein excel?
(a) Common things like tipping people and keeping track of bills.
(b) Simple things like writing letters.
(c) Difficult tasks such as redecorating the house.
(d) Complex things like writing new theories.
5. Einstein encourages other scientists to check his theories, one of which requires a total eclipse. What prevents that experiment?
(a) Russian Civil War.
(b) World War 2.
(c) World War 1.
(d) Franco-Prussian War.
Short Answer Questions
1. At the time this story takes place, Einstein is living in what country?
2. When asked by the Archbishop what effect his theory has on religion, what does Einstein answer?
3. In Chapter Four, Einstein makes friends from other countries at his new school. What affect do their stories have on him?
4. Besides the honor of the award in Chapter Ten, Einstein also receives what?
5. After Albert is asked not to return to his school, Hermann tells his son that he can't support him anymore. Why?
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