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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What correspondence does Einstein present in this part?
(a) Between him and Prussian and Bavarian academies of science .
(b) Between him and his mentor.
(c) Between him and the president of the United States.
(d) Between him and his wife.
2. What does Newton introduce in his ideas?
(a) The idea of a force needed to overcome inertia.
(b) The idea that gravity is responding to invisible ley lines.
(c) The idea of charged ions creating force fields.
(d) The concept of mass.
3. What prevents Jews from giving blind obeisance to any moral authority?
(a) The value Jews place on individualism.
(b) The commands of the Torah.
(c) The education of their people.
(d) A strong critical spirit.
4. Besides pure logical thinking what else is required to attain knowledge of the empirical world?
(b) The right equipment to prove theories.
5. Concepts acquire content only when connected with what?
(a) Other events prior to the event horizon.
(b) Other events past the event horizon.
(c) Sensible experience.
(d) The content of another dimension.
6. What essay opens Part 4?
(a) "Manifesto--March, 1939."
(b) "Mainifesto to Peace, March, 1943."
(c) "Peace at What Cost, March, 1941."
(d) "Manifesto of the Chosen."
7. What do the academies demand of Einstein?
(a) That he gives them reserach he conducted for them.
(b) That he not work for any other country.
(c) That he says something good about the German people to the rest of the world.
(d) That he forfeits his pay and retirement.
8. At the time Einstein writes "Why Do They Hate the Jews?" what percentage of the world population is Jewish?
(a) 2.3 percent.
(b) 4 percent.
(c) Less than one percent.
(d) 10 percent.
9. According to Einstein, what must Jews strive to be?
(a) Benevolent guardians of both Jew and Arabs.
(b) A beacon of light to an uncivilized world.
(c) Civilized Europeans and good citizens.
(d) Strong enough to withstand persecution.
10. What is one thing Einstein says Jews must do?
(a) Learn to accept differences among those already in Palestine.
(b) Treat the Arabs as equals.
(c) Gain revenge on those who have murdered them.
(d) Gain self respect.
11. What does Einstein think will restore the heart of the Jewish people?
(a) Apologies from all the nations who refused to admit Jewish refugees.
(b) Reparations from Germany.
(c) A homeland in Palestine.
(d) The Jewish people re-discovering their faith in God.
12. What do Faraday/Maxwell show exist in "free space"?
(b) Waves and fields.
(c) Quarks and waves.
(d) Fields and quarks.
13. What does quantum theory offer in the way of spatial relationships?
(a) The rationale for a theory of distance.
(b) A way of showing the exact place of any given atom at an exact moment.
(c) It can determine the mathematical probabilities of finding structures at a particular spot.
14. What does truth applied to science or religion convey?
(a) That there is no truth.
(b) A higher truth.
(c) Nothing clear.
(d) A lesser truth.
15. What does Einstein say is the greatest change in physics since Newton?
(a) Faraday/Maxwell's work on electromagnetic phenomena.
(b) Edison's definition of ohms.
(c) Tesla's theory of voltage.
(d) The Planck theory.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Einstein put mathematics above other sciences?
2. What is the result of the accusations by these scientific communities?
3. What new physical reality does Faraday introduce?
4. What does Infinite space mean?
5. When does Einstein get in touch with his Jewish heritage?
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