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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. Who funded the production of Tesla's induction motors?
2. What kind of oscillation did Tesla strive to find?
3. What kind of machine did Tesla want to make to mimic humans?
4. What did Tesla say most people did not observe closely enough?
5. Who tried to find support for Tesla while he was in Germany?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Tesla end his autobiography?
2. Why did Tesla choose to move to New York?
3. Where did Tesla think his remote control technology would be best utilized?
4. What happened when Tesla presented his remote control technology to the military?
5. What did Tesla do when he created the Tesla Electric Company?
6. What happened when some Americans in Paris first offered to back Tesla's motor invention?
7. Where did Tesla say the idea for most of his inventions came from?
8. What question was Tesla often asked about his inventions?
9. How did Tesla hope to change the desert with his transmitter?
10. How far reaching would the transmitter's field reach, according to Tesla?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What were Tesla's ideas about war, and how did these ideas come to be?
Essay Topic 2
How did Tesla overcome his deepest sickness in life, and what changed in his personality in response to this?
Essay Topic 3
Diversity was a major theme in this book as many different lifestyles and ranks in society were involved. How was this theme shown in this book, and why do you think the author felt it was so important?
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