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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who "frees" space from rigidity?
2. What is as rigid and absolute as Newton's space?
(a) The idea of ionic space.
(b) The theroy of relativity.
(c) The theory of constants.
(d) The idea of non-space.
3. Upon what is the special theory of relativity based?
(a) The way light moves through matter.
(b) The constant of the speed of light.
(c) The way light moves in space.
(d) The relative positions of space.
4. According to Einstein, what must Jews continue to do?
(a) Enoble the human race.
(b) Be diligent.
(c) Be just.
(d) Be patient.
5. How would you characterize Einstein's beliefs in this section of the book?
(c) Strong and unwavering.
6. How do the actions of the heroes of the battle of the Warsaw Ghetto help all Jewish people?
(a) They show that Jewish people will fight.
(b) They demonstrate the idea that attacking any Jew is at one's own peril.
(c) They demonstrate the extreme situation and it will help other nations open their borders to the Jews.
(d) They are strengthening the bonds among Jews of all nations.
7. What correspondence does Einstein present in this part?
(a) Between him and the president of the United States.
(b) Between him and his wife.
(c) Between him and his mentor.
(d) Between him and Prussian and Bavarian academies of science .
8. What do Faraday/Maxwell show exist in "free space"?
(a) Quarks and waves.
(b) Waves and fields.
(d) Fields and quarks.
9. What is the main theme of "To the Heroes of the Battle of the Warsaw Ghetto"?
(a) That understanding must be offered those who attacked the Warsaw Ghetto.
(b) That forgiveness must be offered those who attacked the Warsaw Ghetto.
(c) To laud those who fought in the Battle of the Warsaw Ghetto.
(d) That heroes are the most unlikely people.
10. What does Inertia cause?
(b) A tendency to move faster once propeled.
(c) Circulation to be greatest just beyond the place of greatest curvature.
(d) A slow-down in electron movement the closer one is to the gravitation pull of the sun.
11. How does Einstein characterize his treatment when he lived in Germany earlier?
(a) He was treated well.
(b) He was often subject to unwarrented interrogations.
(c) He was treated poorly.
(d) He was often subject to physical abuse.
12. What would be for better than for a Jewish state to be created?
(a) For Jews to reassimilate peacefully into their homelands.
(b) For Jews and Arabs to live together peacefully.
(c) For Jews to be willing to live under Arab rule.
(d) For Jews to have their own state and government within many countries.
13. What is Einstein explaining in "A Reply to the Invitation to Participate in a Meeting against Anti-Semitism" ?
(a) His refusal to participate in a meeting against Anti-Semitism.
(b) His rationale for why the Germans are doing what they are doing.
(c) His suggestion of changing the date and time of the meeting.
(d) His concern that there is a rally against Ant-Semitism.
14. What essay opens Part 4?
(a) "Mainifesto to Peace, March, 1943."
(b) "Manifesto of the Chosen."
(c) "Manifesto--March, 1939."
(d) "Peace at What Cost, March, 1941."
15. To what does a fable about a shepherd boy, a horse, and a stag relate?
(a) To Germany, the Nazis, and the Jews.
(b) To Jesus, Jews and Hitler.
(c) To a nomadic way of life and astrology.
(d) To astrology.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Anti-Semitism means?
2. Where is the "A Reply to the Invitation to Participate in a Meeting against Anti-Semitism" being held?
3. How does Einstein characterize the first ten years of the Jewish presence in Palestine?
4. What does the theory of relativity resemble?
5. For what has Einstein worked his entire life?
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