|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Einstein think will restore the heart of the Jewish people?
(a) Reparations from Germany.
(b) A homeland in Palestine.
(c) Apologies from all the nations who refused to admit Jewish refugees.
(d) The Jewish people re-discovering their faith in God.
2. What does truth applied to science or religion convey?
(a) Nothing clear.
(b) A higher truth.
(c) A lesser truth.
(d) That there is no truth.
3. What prevents Jews from giving blind obeisance to any moral authority?
(a) The commands of the Torah.
(b) A strong critical spirit.
(c) The value Jews place on individualism.
(d) The education of their people.
4. Neither intelligence nor institutions can substitute for what?
(a) Military aid to save the Jews.
(b) Understanding, justice, and willingness to help others.
(c) A new homeland for the Jews.
(d) A life that is safe.
5. Concepts acquire content only when connected with what?
(a) Other events prior to the event horizon.
(b) Sensible experience.
(c) The content of another dimension.
(d) Other events past the event horizon.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why should Judaism not be called a religion?
2. Where is the "A Reply to the Invitation to Participate in a Meeting against Anti-Semitism" being held?
3. Who "frees" space from rigidity?
4. What does the theory of relativity resemble?
5. What does Einstein say about the theory of relativity?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the theory of relativity say is probable about two and three dimensional space?
2. What does Einstein say Jews must do now?
3. What do the Academies demand that Einstein deplores?
4. What caused an exchange of correspondence between Einstein and the Prussian and Bavarian academies of science in 1933?
5. Einstein says Kepler and Galileo "ripened" mankind for science. How did they do that?
6. What are volunteers doing in Israel during Einstein's time?
7. What can be visualized about a finite universe that could make it appear infinite and what does infinite space mean?
8. Why does Einstein say Judaism is not a religion?
9. What does Einstein say is the essential character of the Jews as a group and what is their contribution to the world?
10. Why does he say the protest might be better without him?
This section contains 629 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)