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The Life and Works of Albert Einstein Quiz

Test your knowledge on the genius that was Einstein. 10 Questions.

 
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On what date was the German-born physicist Albert Einstein born?

  • September 17, 1878
  • March 14, 1879
  • August 13, 1880
  • April 1, 1882

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In 1905 Einstein wrote 4 groundbreaking papers. In what order were they written?

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  • Article on the fundamental relationship between mass and energy
  • A paper titled "On the Electromagnetic Dynamics of Moving Bodies"
  • Article on the experimental proof of the existence of atoms
  • Article on the photoelectric effect

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There was a series of disputes between Einstein and which other scientist concerning quantum mechanics?

  • Leopold Infeld
  • Max Planck
  • Nathan Rosen
  • Niels Bohr

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For what does the 'm' in Einstein's equation stand?

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Through his "Theory of Relativity" Einstein introduced what famous thought experiment to demonstrate the curious manifestation of time dilation?

  • "The Twin Paradox"
  • "The Dilation Paradox"
  • "The Gravity Paradox"
  • "The Clock Paradox"

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What word is missing from this Einstein quote?

  • "Stupidity"
  • "Greed"
  • "Ignorance"
  • "Gullibility"

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Which of the following was Einstein a co-inventor of?

  • An electromagnetic capacitor
  • A radar unit
  • A refrigeration unit
  • A thermal coupler

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In what year did Einstein become an American citizen?

  • 1939
  • 1941
  • 1940
  • 1938

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The word "quantum", as in "Quantum Physics", literally means what in Latin?

  • "How much"
  • "Small packet"
  • "Minute"
  • "Beyond sight"

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Einstein had how may children, resulting from his two marriages?

  • Two
  • Six
  • Three
  • Four

 

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