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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Tesla explain a vision he saw of his mother as she was dying?
2. What did Tesla say all of his inventions were in essence?
3. What kind of machine did Tesla want to make to mimic humans?
4. What did Tesla describe getting permission to install?
5. What did Tesla say about what was being formed while he was writing this book?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Tesla do in his free time while in Strassburg?
2. What did Tesla do when he created the Tesla Electric Company?
3. Why did Tesla stop working for Edison?
4. What did Tesla say was the root cause of war?
5. What did the Tesla Coil do?
6. How big of an impact did Tesla think his transmitter would bring?
7. How did Tesla hope to prevent wars in the future?
8. What are teleautomatics?
9. What kind of machine did Tesla hope to make based on his theory of outward stimuli?
10. What happened when some Americans in Paris first offered to back Tesla's motor invention?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did Tesla feel about education? What effects did his feelings have on his life and his career?
Essay Topic 2
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect that people involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 3
Which person did you relate to the most in this book? Why? How did this person change throughout the book?
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