A TRULY BEAUTIFUL MIND
QUICK REVIEW OF THE CHAPTER
1.When was Albert Einstein born?
(A) March 14, 1878 (B) March 14. 1879
(C) March 14, 1880 (D) March 14, 1881
Ans. (B) March 14. 1879
2.In which country was Albert Einstein was the horn?
(A) Germany (B) England
(C) the U.S.A. (D) Russia
Ans. (A) Germany
3.What field of life is Albert Einstein associated with?
(A) politics (B) social service
(C) science (D) economics
Ans. (C) science
4.What was Albert Einstein special feature when he was born?
(A) he had a small head (B) he had a large head
(C) he had a shining face man (D) all his features were of a great
Ans. (B) he had a large head
5.Why did Albert Einstein love to play all alone?
(A) he did not like anybody (B) the other child mimicked his stammering
(C) he always kept himself busy in a study (D) his parents did not allow him to play with other children
Ans. (B) the other child mimicked his stammering
6.What sort of toys did Albert Einstein love especially?
(A) wooden toys (B) toys made of clay
(C) mechanical toys (D) he did not like toys
Ans. (C) mechanical toys
7.The name of Einstein’s sister was
(A) Maggie (B) Maja
(C) Sophia (D) Alice
Ans. (B) Maja
8.What was the headmaster’s opinion about Albert Einstein?
(A) he would be a great scholar one day (B) he would never make a success in life
(C) he would become a great mechanic one day (D) he would become a great scientist
Ans. (B) he would never make a success in life
9.What did Einstein begin to play?
(A) violin (B) tabla
(C) guitar (D) none of these
Ans. (A) violin
10.How did Albert Einstein perform in violin playing?
(A) he had a complete failure in it (B) he could not give better performances
(C) he became a gifted amateur violinist (D) none of these
Ans. (C) he became a gifted amateur violinist
11.Why did Einstein leave the school?
(A) he was very poor in studies (B) his teachers often made fun of his speaking method
(C) he did not like the studies (D) he felt stifled in the school’s regimentation
Ans. (D) he felt stifled in the school’s regimentation
12.When Albert’s parents moved to Milan where did they leave their son back?
(A) in New York (B) in Munich
(C) in London (D) in Oxford
Ans. (B) in Munich
13.In which country did Einstein agree to continue his studies?
(A) Switzerland (B) France
(C) England (D) Germany
Ans. (A) Switzerland
14.In what subject was Albert Einstein highly gifted?
(A) Gennan languages (B) English literature
(C) mathematics (D) economics
Ans. (C) mathematics
15.Except for mathematics in what other subject was he interested?
(A) chemistry (B) physics
(C) animal and plant life (D) medicine
Ans. (B) physics
16.Which university did Albert Einstein get his degree?
(A) Oxford (B) Milan
(C) Zurich (D) London
Ans. (C) Zurich
17Einstein got married to………….
(A) Mileva Maria (B) Alice
(C) Sophia (D) Cecilia
Ans. (A) Mileva Maria
18.What is the invention of Einstein?
(A) Special theory of relativity (B) Three laws of motion
(C) Theory of surface tension (D) Principal of gravity
Ans. (A) Special theory of relativity
19.What did Einstein get the Nobel Prize in Physics?
(A) 1919 (B) 1920
(C) 1921 (D) 1922
Ans. (C) 1921
20.When did Einstein die?
(A) in 1955 (B) in 1956
(C) in 1957 (D) in 1958
Ans. (A) in 1955
21.When the Nazis came to power in Germany in 1933, Einstein emigrated to
(A) England (B) France
(C) Switzerland (D) the United States
Ans. (D) the United States
22.What was special about the University in Zurich?
(A) here only men could get a degree (B) only the citizens of Switzerland could get a degree
(C) women could get degrees in this university (D) all of these
Ans. (C) women could get degrees in this university
23.The principle produced by Einstein is :
(A) Special Theory of Relativity (B) General Theory of Conductivity
(C) General Theory of Relativity (D) General Theory of Unrelativity
Ans. (C) General Theory of Relativity
24.Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity provided a new interpretation of
(A) gravity (B) weight
(C) volume (D) speed
Ans. (A) gravity
25.In which subject Einstein got the Nobel Prize?
(A) Medicine (B) Physics
(C) Economics (D) Peace
Ans. (B) Physics
26.On August 2, 1939, Einstein wrote a letter to the American President :
(A) John E Kennedy (B) Franklin D. Roosevelt
(C) Abraham Lincoln (D) G.W. Bush
Ans. (B) Franklin D. Roosevelt
27.In August 1945 atom bomb was dropped on which city of Japan?
(A) Hiroshima (B) Nagasaki
(C) Both A and B (D) None of these
Ans. (C) Both A and B