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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Hitler turns on the Jews first because he is not yet ready for war. He intends to wage war on all BUT WHICH of the following countries?
2. Though he has enemies in political circles, why os Einstein is happy during Chapter Nine?
(a) Common people still love him.
(b) World leaders appreciate his work.
(c) He doesn't care about politics.
(d) He feels sure it ends soon.
3. How does the new prestige of the award from Chapter Ten affect Einstein's behavior?
(a) He becomes more refined.
(b) He withdraws from the public.
(c) He does not change his simple habits.
(d) He grows angry and bitter.
4. How many students attend Einstein's first few lectures at the university in Chapter Six?
5. When asked if the new Mrs. Einstein understands the theory of relativity, how does Einstein respond?
(a) She completely understands it.
(b) He never tries to explain it to her.
(c) It totally confuses her.
(d) She helps him come up with it.
Short Answer Questions
1. The President of Columbia University, in his introduction, says that Dr. Einstein gives the world...?
2. Einstein's theory explains what about the sun?
3. How does Uncle Jake feel when Albert admits how he feels about school?
4. The author gives three reasons why some scientists disagree with Einstein's work. Which of the following does the author NOT mention?
5. The Einsteins leave the children at home in Chapter Nine in order to take a trip through what region?
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