1. What was the name
of Einstein's first wife?
2. In what art was
Einstein's mother particularly talented?
3. What does the
general theory of relativity involve that the special theory does
4. Of the following
people, who was NOT involved in matrix mechanics?
5. Of the following
people, who was one of Einstein's closest friends at the patent
6. All of the following
people formulated interpretations of Einstein's theory of relativity
7. Einstein worked
as a professor at all of the following institutions EXCEPT:
8. With which of
the following theories is the formula E=mc
9. For which idea
did Einstein win the Nobel Prize?
10. Which of the
following concepts did Einstein banish from physics?
11. Einstein lectured
in all of the following countries EXCEPT:
12. Who had formulated
a theory of relativity prior to Einstein?
13. Einstein developed
serious disagreements with all of the following thinkers EXCEPT:
14. Einstein was
a citizen of all of the following countries at some point in his
15. During what period
did Einstein begin to question his extreme pacifism?
16. Of the following
people, who most strongly influenced Einstein's philosophy of religion?
17. With which of
the following areas was Einstein's doctoral dissertation concerned?
18. How did Einstein's
circle of friends in Bern refer to themselves?
19. Where was Einstein
traveling when he learned he had been awarded the Nobel Prize?
21. Of the following
people, who was NOT a Zionist thinker who influenced Einstein?
22. What was the
name of the theoretical physicist who preceded Einstein in his work
on the blackbody effect?
23. In order to understand
the photoelectric effect, light must be thought of as:
24. Einstein's ideals
included all of the following EXCEPT:
25. Einstein's hobbies
as a child included:
26. From which
institution did Einstein resign as a sign of his opposition to Nazi
27. Which theory's
confirmation propelled Einstein to fame?
28. All of the following
concepts are components of general relativity theory EXCEPT:
30. Einstein's statement
that "God does not play dice" refers to his dissatisfaction with:
31. Einstein's equivalence
principle deals with the equivalence of:
32. Which of the
following events happened first?
33. In his 1905 paper
on special relativity, Einstein refers to:
34. The Law for the
Restoration of the Career Civil Service was targeted at:
35. Einstein relied
on Marcel Grossman for help with
36. Who was Elsa
37. Where was Einstein
38. When did Einstein
move to the United States?
39. To whom did Einstein
serve as an advisor during World War II?
40. What was the
cause of Einstein's death?
41. Which of the
following did Einstein endorse?
42. Einstein's relativity
is considered to have influenced the work of all of the following
43. Which of the
following ideas did Einstein adopt from Schopenhauer?
44. What was Einstein's
45. Einstein's connection
to Judaism was primarily:
46. In the years
before his death, most of Einstein's work in physics dealt with
the attempt to formulate which of the following?
47. When Einstein
wrote his three great 1905 papers, he was working as a:
48. Which of the
following bears the imprints of Einstein's contributions to science?
49. Which of the
following statements about relativity is NOT true?
50. According to
Einstein's quantum theory, light behaves not simply as a wave but
51. Who reinterpreted
Einstein's special relativity theory as a form of geometry?