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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2, Tesla's Middle Years: Chapter 1, Ethics & Error in Tesla's Path.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What accomplishment occurs at Niagara Falls in 1895?
(a) Westinghouse is ready to deliver 15,000 horsepower of electricity.
(b) George Westinghouse begins a new company.
(c) GE delivers electricity first.
(d) Electrical lines are strung over the falls.
2. In what country is Nikola Tesla born?
3. What does Nikola Tesla invent that is used in Rahway, New Jersey?
(a) A DC motor.
(b) A new light bulb.
(c) A new generator.
(d) The Tesla arc lamp.
4. To what author is Nikola Tesla introduced while ill as a child?
(a) Mark Twain.
(b) Robert Louis Stevenson.
(c) Herman Melville.
(d) Robert Browning.
5. What profession does Nikola Tesla's father expect him to follow?
Short Answer Questions
1. What system of Nikola Tesla's invention allows alternating current to be delivered?
2. What reward does Thomas Edison offer Nikola Tesla for completing the work with the dynamo?
3. How does Nikola Tesla sometimes feel because he has not married?
4. For what does Nikola offer a plan to redesign for Edison?
5. What happens to Nikola Tesla's laboratory in 1895?
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