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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14 "Physics in Desert Country".

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When does the Allied campaign at the Turkish Gallipoli Peninsula begin?
(a) 1917.
(b) 1916.
(c) 1915.
(d) 1912.

2. Who is the chairman of the British Uranium Committee in the early 1940's?
(a) James Conant.
(b) Mark Oliphant.
(c) Niels Bohr.
(d) Henry Tizard.

3. Whose contributions to 20th century physics rank second only to Albert Einstein's?
(a) Ernest Rutherford.
(b) Isaac Newton.
(c) Niels Bohr.
(d) George de Hevesy.

4. Why is Yehudi Menuhim famous?
(a) He is a child prodigy mathematician.
(b) He is a child prodigy violinist.
(c) He writes a book.
(d) He discovers uranium.

5. After World War I, the Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge becomes the center for what science?
(a) Quantum mechanics.
(b) Experimental physics.
(c) Mathematics.
(d) Nuclear physics.

Short Answer Questions

1. When is Albert Einstein's theory of relativity proven through studies during an eclipse of the sun?

2. When is pure plutonium extracted for the first time?

3. Who gets Enrico Fermi a meeting with Admiral Hooper, the Undersecretary of the Navy?

4. Who is Captain William S. Parsons?

5. After Edward Teller becomes an American citizen and moves to Manhattan, his research involves what?

(see the answer key)

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