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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Einstein characterize his treatment when he lived in Germany earlier?
(a) He was often subject to physical abuse.
(b) He was treated well.
(c) He was treated poorly.
(d) He was often subject to unwarrented interrogations.
2. What is the third requirement for living in a country?
(b) Cooperative people.
(c) Equality under the law.
(d) Simple social structure.
3. With what is this section primarily concerned?
(a) Einstein's scientific theories.
(b) How science and religion can co-exist.
(c) Why Jewish people are model citizens.
(d) Why Jewish people tend to be good scientists.
4. Who "frees" space from rigidity?
5. How does the inertia of a given body grow?
(a) Through the exertion of the time/space continuum.
(b) As more "ponderable masses" come into proximity.
(c) With an increase in gravitational pull.
(d) By expanding beyond the known borders of the Universe.
6. What is the result of the accusations by these scientific communities?
(a) Einstein resigns.
(c) Einstein is expelled.
(d) Einstein forces the resignation of several key members.
7. What does Einstein think will restore the heart of the Jewish people?
(a) The Jewish people re-discovering their faith in God.
(b) Apologies from all the nations who refused to admit Jewish refugees.
(c) Reparations from Germany.
(d) A homeland in Palestine.
8. What correspondence does Einstein present in this part?
(a) Between him and his mentor.
(b) Between him and Prussian and Bavarian academies of science .
(c) Between him and his wife.
(d) Between him and the president of the United States.
9. For what does Einstein admire Kepler?
(a) For standing by his ideas despite the inquisition.
(b) For working out the planetary motions with no one's support and the understanding of few.
(c) For workinhg out the laws of gravity.
(d) For knowing when to look deeper into his theories.
10. Besides pure logical thinking what else is required to attain knowledge of the empirical world?
(b) The right equipment to prove theories.
11. What is one thing Einstein says Jews must do?
(a) Gain self respect.
(b) Treat the Arabs as equals.
(c) Gain revenge on those who have murdered them.
(d) Learn to accept differences among those already in Palestine.
12. What new physical reality does Faraday introduce?
(a) The rotuse.
(b) The reality of spirit.
(c) The 5th dimension.
(d) The field.
13. What is a second requirement for Einstein for living in a country?
(a) Intolerance for others who do not adhere to Jewish ideals.
(c) Justice for those who are oppressed.
(d) The pursuit of happiness ideal.
14. What would be for better than for a Jewish state to be created?
(a) For Jews to be willing to live under Arab rule.
(b) For Jews and Arabs to live together peacefully.
(c) For Jews to have their own state and government within many countries.
(d) For Jews to reassimilate peacefully into their homelands.
15. What do Faraday/Maxwell show exist in "free space"?
(b) Waves and fields.
(c) Quarks and waves.
(d) Fields and quarks.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the academies demand of Einstein?
2. At the time Einstein writes "Why Do They Hate the Jews?" how many Jews are there?
3. What is one thing Einstein says about Zionism?
4. Why does Einstein think the protest will do better without his participation?
5. What is Einstein's response to the demands of the academies?
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