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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What has revived the sense of community, saved many lives, and provided joyous and creative work?
(b) The United States opening their borders to Jewish emmigrants.
(c) The hope of a future.
(d) The Jewish Ghettos.
2. 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 astrology.
(d) To a nomadic way of life and astrology.
3. What does the theory of relativity resemble?
(a) A question and answer format.
(b) A two-story building.
(c) A circle.
(d) A helix.
4. How does Einstein characterize the newly-formed State of Israel?
(a) As wise as a serpent and innocent as a dove.
(b) That it conforms as closely as possible with the ethical ideals of peace, understanding, and self-restraint.
(c) As infantile in its political acumen.
(d) As just another government that falsely assumes safety is to be found in military might.
5. What are elite volunteers doing?
(a) Displacing Arab settlements to gain their lands.
(b) Infiltrating Arab settlements in order to force them to move.
(c) Transforming the desert into flourishing settlements.
(d) Searching out other areas where they could create a nation that did not impact current inhabitants.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what decade is Einstein writing his correspondence with the science academies?
2. Where is the "A Reply to the Invitation to Participate in a Meeting against Anti-Semitism" being held?
3. How does Einstein characterize his treatment when he lived in Germany earlier?
4. What new physical reality does Faraday introduce?
5. What is one requirement for Einstein for living in a country?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Einstein say is the essential character of the Jews as a group and what is their contribution to the world?
2. What does Einstein say Judaism is concerned with and how can it be better?
3. What is Einstein's opinion of what Zionism has done but what does he think is better?
4. Why does Einstein say Judaism is not a religion?
5. What does Einstein say Jews must do now?
6. What does Einstein say he will only live under?
7. Why did Einstein put mathematics above other sciences?
8. What does Einstein say a theorist must do?
9. What caused an exchange of correspondence between Einstein and the Prussian and Bavarian academies of science in 1933?
10. What can be visualized about a finite universe that could make it appear infinite and what does infinite space mean?
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