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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1, The Beginning: Chapter 4, Radio & High Society.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does a group of men offer Tesla the opportunity to do?
(a) Invest in other businesses.
(b) Buy Thomas Edison's company.
(c) Travel in Europe.
(d) Form his own company.
2. What trait is suspected by some about Nikola Tesla during the Gilded Age?
(a) He is bipolar.
(b) He is a virgin.
(c) He is a homosexual.
(d) He is passive aggressive.
3. What does Nikola Tesla ask Westinghouse to do with their royalties agreement?
(a) Double the value.
(b) Tear it up.
(c) Split it.
(d) Sell it.
4. In the early 1900s, from what illness does Nikola Tesla suffer?
5. What personality difference jeopardizes the relationship between Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla?
(a) They have different religious beliefs.
(b) They have different hygiene.
(c) They solve problems differently.
(d) They have different schedules.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year is Nikola Tesla born?
2. In what city does Nikola Tesla find a job in 1881?
3. Who helps to found the Tesla Society around 1956?
4. What type of motor does Nikola Tesla conceive of while walking in the park?
5. To what group does Nikola Tesla give a lecture about mechanical electrical oscillators on August 25, 1893?
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